No official role for brokers in emerging Cuban real estate market

Cuban President Raul Castro legalized private home sales a year and a half ago, but the government has yet to recognize real estate brokers as legit. The result is a “baffling, sometimes bizarre” real estate market, the Associated Press says in a report detailing how one real estate office in Havana is helping clients list their properties on Web portals. Source: huffingtonpost.com.