The Rosen Law Firm, which a month ago threatened a class action lawsuit, pulled the trigger Thursday, filing a federal suit in the US District Court of New Jersey
by Andrea V. Brambila | Jul 12
Three more plaintiffs added to lawsuit involving the sharing of commissions between listing and buyer brokers
by Andrea V. Brambila | Jun 26
The major class-action lawsuit against NAR, Realogy, KW, RE/MAX, HomeServices of America and more has been amended to include new plaintiffs and new, more detailed accusations
by Andrea V. Brambila | Jun 17
DOJ wants information on MLS searches based on the commission offered to buyer's agents
by Patrick Kearns | May 22
'It's sort of a free-for-all,' one speaker said at Tuesday's Council of Multiple Listing Services event in Washington, DC. 'We have people coming in and looting in the industry.'
by Andrea V. Brambila | May 15
The 10-year-old settlement between the Justice Department and the National Association of Realtors is no more. Are online listings at risk?
by Andrea V. Brambila | Dec 5
The real estate giant balked at Upstream's 'unreasonable restrictions' on listing data and CAR's 'refusal to negotiate'
by Andrea V. Brambila | Aug 3
Real estate trade group condemns tech giant for the same practices its member agents and brokers engage in
by Andrea V. Brambila | Aug 2
The final date to submit comments on the industry's competitiveness to the US Department of Justice and Federal Trade Commission is Tuesday
by Andrea V. Brambila | Jul 30
Daniel Castro of the Information Technology & Innovation Foundation and Scott Petronis of eXp Realty hashed out what open data means in real estate last week at ICSF
by Andrea V. Brambila | Jul 27
DOJ alleges in lawsuit that Randy Hames subjected female tenants to sexual harassment and violated the Fair Housing Act
by Patrick Kearns | Jul 10
ACLU says move signals there 'is a war being waged on civil liberties'
by Patrick Kearns | Jul 6
MLSs also request FTC and DOJ not use them to publicize commission rates
by Andrea V. Brambila | Jun 18
Opinion
Real estate disruptors are just beginning to rewrite the industry’s constitution in a way that the real estate business has not faced before. Long-standing protocols are threatened, fundamentally altering the industry
by Brad Inman | Jun 14
Panels covered listing data tech, brokerage business models and government regulations
by Andrea V. Brambila | Jun 13