Category Archives: TREC

TREC proposes a new advertising rule, adopts revisions to existing rule

The Texas Real Estate Commission met on Monday and adopted amendments to existing rules and proposed several more. View the meeting materials packet, which provides more details about all the changes, on TREC’s website. Here’s a breakdown of the adoption … Continue reading

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Further clarification about TREC’s new “equitable interest” rule

As reported earlier this month, the Texas Real Estate Commission adopted an “equitable interest” rule that’s intended to keep unlicensed people from practicing real estate brokerage. This rule would apply, for example, when a buyer makes an offer for a property … Continue reading

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How many complaints does TREC get?

The Texas Real Estate Commission recently released complaint counts for March 2016 to March 2017. Among the 1,256 total allegations in that time period, the most complaints were under TREC’s “Sales-other” category, which includes violations such as general negligence, false … Continue reading

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Highlights from TREC’s May 1 meeting

The Texas Real Estate Commission met May 1 to adopt and propose rules. View the meeting materials packet, which provides more details about the changes, on TREC’s website. Here are highlights from the meeting. TREC adopts “equitable interest” rule Imagine … Continue reading

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