Category: Real Estate

  • Real Estate Commission Disputes

    Real Estate Commission Disputes

    Dear Realtor, I recently had a realtor inquire about a situation involving unpaid commissions that they believed they were owed to them from their broker. This realtor had been the one that had brought the buyer and seller together and had handled negotiations throughout the transaction. The broker, however, refused to pay the realtor commissions…

  • Capital Gains on Foreign Property

    Capital Gains on Foreign Property

    Dear Realtor, One of the realtors who attended my continuing education classes recently wrote me an email asking for information for a client of hers who is a U.S. citizen who owns property in Colombia. He intends to sell the property in Colombia and is uncertain about the tax ramifications of the sale, both in…