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C.A.R. Legal Tools is the place to go to find dynamic and engaging resource tools to help you, your office or your clients better understand how the law impacts your business or your transaction, which is your business.  Some of these tools are designed just for you and some designed to be shared with fellow REALTORS® or potential or actual clients.  Each month a different topic will be explored/explained via some or all of the following tools:

Title Type
Water Conserving Plumbing Fixtures
January 2017
 Video / Slide Deck / Flyer
Negotiating Repairs
February 2017
 Videos / Slide Deck
Cyber Crime in the Real Estate Industry
March 2017
 Video / Slide Deck / Flyer
Referral Fees
April 2017
 Video / Slide Deck / Quick Guides / Flyer
Chain Transactions
May 2017
 Videos / Slide Deck
Advertising
June 2017
 Videos / Slide Deck / Quick Guide
Team Names
July 2017
 Slide Deck / Quick Guide
Square Footage, Lot Size, and Boundaries
August 2017
 Slide Deck / Quick Guide
Agent Visual Inspection and Disclosure Forms
September 2017
 Video / Slide Deck / Quick Guide
Disclosure of Death
October 2017
 Videos / Slide Deck / Quick Guide

Tax Withholding and Reporting for Brokers
November 2017

 Slide Deck / Quick Guide
The 2018 Advertising Rules Quick Guide
CalBRE's Consumer Recovery Account Quick Guide
How A Seller Can Cancel A Purchase Agreement Quick Guide
How to Rebate a Commission to a Buyer Quick Guide
Referral Fees Quick Guide 
Team Names Quick Guide 
Square Footage and Boundaries Quick Guide
Agent Visual Inspection and Disclosure Forms Quick Guide
Arbitration for the Consumer Quick Guide
Contingencies and Contingency Removal Quick Guide
Probate Sales Quick Guide
Procuring Cause Guidelines Quick Guide
Disclosing Death on a Property Quick Guide
Real Estate Licensee's Duty to Inspect Residential Property Quick Guide

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