A long time ago, there was a small town with one real estate agent. This agent helped people buy and sell homes. Then the agent hired a friend. They bought and sold homes for people and earned a living as Friends Real Estate Co.
- An amendment made to the Maryland Real Property Brokers Act will require agents to present signs at open houses disclosing whom they represent.
- The "presumed agent" no longer exists in Maryland.
- The changes go into effect on October 1.