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Counsel’s Corner:

Commissions Reboot!!!

by Stuart Lautin, Esq.

            In September 2010 Buffy Lawrence and Reyna Realty executed a listing agreement. The listing agreement engaged Reyna for three months to market and sell her property, in exchange for a 5% commission, to be shared with a cooperating broker if one was used in the deal by the buyer.

Although the listing term ended December 31, 2010, Reyna Realty’s broker continued to list the property, post signage and generally market the property after it expired. Buffy never objected to these continuing services and efforts.

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Stuart A. Lautin, Esq.* Counsel to NTCAR

Higier Allen & Lautin, PC

5057 Keller Springs Road, Suite 600, Addison Texas 75001

P: 972.716.1888 | E: slautin@higierallen.com | W: www.higierallen.com

* Board Certified, Commercial (1989) and Residential (1988) Real Estate Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization


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