Recent Articles by Brad Boyd

What do the new drone rules mean for private property rights?

What do the new drone rules mean for private property rights?

There has been an excited buzz in the air, and it's not just the sound of more unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) taking flight. It's the buzz of anticipation surrounding the potential technological advances, business efficiency and capabilities that wi...
By Brad Boyd | Friday, July 1, 2016
5 ways to tell your cash buyer might be a phony

5 ways to tell your cash buyer might be a phony

It's only after the getaway car has driven away that the broker realizes he or she inadvertently helped the thief put the money in the car. But this is preventable; here are five signs your new lead on a cash buyer might be too good to be true and mi...
By Brad Boyd | Thursday, July 9, 2015
Marketing services agreements can be wolves in sheep’s clothing

Marketing services agreements can be wolves in sheep’s clothing

To apply a classic adage to an emerging issue, it's time we evaluate whether marketing services agreements (MSAs) are a wolf in sheep's clothing within the real estate industry. While many real estate businesses such as title companies, mortgage comp...
By Brad Boyd | Friday, December 12, 2014
Could your MSA lead you into the woods?

Could your MSA lead you into the woods?

To apply a classic adage to an emerging issue, it's time we evaluate whether Marketing Services Agreements ("MSAs") are a wolf in sheep's clothing within the real estate industry. While many real estate businesses such as title companies, mortgage co...
By Brad Boyd | Friday, December 12, 2014