11 Laws, regulations & disclosures you should be aware of when selling your home

When people think about selling their home, they often forget that there are many laws and regulations in place concerning the selling of Real Estate. Here are just a few examples of what we are well versed in to protect our clients.

1. Federal Fair Housing Laws
2. Lead Based Paint Laws/Disclosures
3. Seller Disclosure Laws
4. State & Local Housing Laws
5. Real Estate Contract Law (Realtors are licensed to perform contract law for retained clients only)
6. Zoning & Local Ordinances
7. Advertising Laws – which includes fair housing
8. Building Codes
9. Government Rights/Real Property Law
10.  Environment Rules
11. Stigmatized Property Laws (death, drugs etc)