Friday, March 29, 2019

Real Estate Attorneys Don't Work For Brokers

The transactional real estate attorney works for the buyer or seller and NOT for the real estate broker who referred the deal. Now, attorneys are ethically prohibited from providing a copy of the contract of sale to the referring broker as a matter of course. Instead, attorneys may only provide the broker with a copy of the contract of sale after obtaining informed consent from their client.

Read the full article by Andrew Lieb, Esq. published in the Suffolk Lawyer here.