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Commission Agreements Conditioned Upon Verbal Agreements of Sale

INSIGHTS | By: | April 24, 2018

The Appellate Division, Second Department recently issued an interesting decision concerning brokerage commissions in Regency Homes Realty Group, Inc. v. Leo and Laura, LLC, 155 A.D.3d 1075, 1077 (2d Dept. 2017). The case illustrates that, although a brokerage...

Collecting Unpaid Commissions – The Law Can Help You

INSIGHTS | By: | April 23, 2018

One of the occupational hazards faced by brokers is the fight to recover a commission after a transaction has been successfully completed. When a seller or landlord fails to pay the broker’s fee, the New York Real Property Law and, under some circumstances, the...