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  • The Fail-Proof Business Plan for 2017

    Dec 28, 2016
    I’m not sure if this is against the rules or not, but this isn’t your average article on how to write a business plan. Instead, it’s an actual business plan worksheet. So yeah, from a distance, it sort of looks like an average article. But I’ve disguised it. Our secret.
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  • Top 5 Questions from Agents & Brokers at the Trade Shows

    Nov 01, 2016
    Many of you might know that the Landy Agency participates in numerous conferences and trade shows where we have the opportunity to meet current and future clients. Throughout the country there are common themes and questions that agents and brokers ask about E&O insurance and risk management, so here are some of the most popular questions and answers that may be valuable to you.
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LATEST NEWS
  • Structure of CFPB Ruled Unconstitutional

    Nov 01, 2016
    On October, 11, 2016, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit issued an opinion in the case of PHH v. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). In its decision, the court ruled that the CFPB incorrectly levied a $109 million fine on a mortgage company, PHH Corp., for entering into an arrangement with mortgage insurers to refer customers to them if they bought reinsurance from PHH-affiliated reinsurers.
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  • 2017/18 LEGISLATIVE PRIORITIES – A LOOK FORWARD

    Nov 01, 2016
    As the year comes to a close, the MAR Government Affairs Committee and staff are working hard to prepare for the 2017-2018 Legislative Session.
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  • REAL ESTATE TRENDS: REALTOR® PREDICTIONS FOR 2017

    Nov 01, 2016
    With the New Year soon to be upon us, we asked Realtors® here in Massachusetts and across the country to answer the question, “What do you think the top real estate trends will be in 2017?”
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  • When Is a Deadline Truly a Deadline? When ‘Time Is of the Essence’

    Nov 01, 2016
    Most real estate documents, such as offers and Purchase & Sales agreements, contain multiple deadlines by date and time. It is important for real estate brokers to understand how Massachusetts law views dates in real estate agreements, since dates in agreements are not always treated as binding.
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  • 2016 Awards of Excellence - MAR Realtor® of the Year

    Nov 01, 2016
    At this year’s Professional Awards Reception in October during the MAR Conference & Tradeshow at the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, CT, several Realtors® were honored for their outstanding contribution to the Realtor® Association, the industry, and the community. The awards presented included: The Realtor® of the Year Award, the Milton H. Shaw Distinguished Service Award, the Good Neighbor Award, and the Massachusetts Real Estate Educator of the Year Award.
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