Drafting, reviewing, and settling disputes related to your real estate brokerage contract

Real estate deals can involve many different parties, generally including a seller, purchaser, and an agent or broker. If you are a party to a real estate deal, you will likely have to sign numerous contracts throughout the process, possibly including a real estate brokerage business contract. Before you sign any contract or agree to any terms, you should always seek the assistance of an experienced real estate contract attorney to review a contract or draft one that suits your needs.

Additionally, an attorney can help to resolve any disputes that may arise from issues with the contract. If you need any assistance with a real estate brokerage contract, call the Dickson Frohlich in Seattle or Tacoma for help today.

We provide the highest quality of assistance, so call us today at (253) 572-1000 OR (206) 621-1110 to discuss your case.

The importance of a brokerage contract

A real estate broker1 helps facilitate the sale, sometimes acting as an agent for both the buyer and the seller. This agency relationship is extremely important, as it creates a fiduciary duty in the broker to the buyer or seller, depending on the situation. Additionally, a real estate broker is also working for a commission payment following a successful real estate deal. All of these issues should be addressed with proper guidelines set out in the brokerage business contract.

Because this contract is important, all parties involved should always make sure that all of the terms of the contract are fair and protect their rights. At the Dickson Frohlich, we can help brokers draft a quality contract that will be valid and enforceable should a dispute later arise. Additionally, we can thoroughly review brokerage contracts for real estate buyers and sellers to make sure a broker is not attempting to include any unfair terms.

Settling brokerage business contract disputes

Like any type of contract, there is the potential that a dispute may arise regarding commission, fiduciary duty, or other provisions of the agreement. We can assist you in efficiently resolving any disputes, whether or not the contract has a dispute resolution clause2.

Contact the Dickson Frohlich in Seattle and Tacoma for a free 15-minute consultation

Our experienced real estate attorneys at the Dickson Frohlich can help with any issues you may have related to brokerage business contracts.

Call (253) 572-1000 OR (206) 621-1110 for a free 15-minute phone consultation today.

1http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Real_estate_broker

2http://itlaw.wikia.com/wiki/Dispute_resolution_clause

 

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