GBAR Legal Counsel, William G. Mullen III, replies to inquiries on brokerage and real estate business practice (ie: agency, disclosure, procuring cause, ethics and arbitration). He can be reached at 617-399-7869 or BrokerageCounselingHotLine@gbreb.com
. Our goal is to provide timely, accurate information of a general nature; no attorney-client relationship is created or intended. Members needing legal assistance with specific problems should contact their own legal counsel.
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Through GBAR’s website, newsletter, publications and seminars, you will have the information you need to stay abreast of business, economic, and industry issues, and business practice and trends.
Quality Education Programming
From Continuing Education programs that fulfill basic license renewal requirements to designation and certification courses like the ABR® and GRI, GBAR can help you achieve your career development and life long learning goals. Click under education and events for current offerings.
Standard Forms & Contracts
The Greater Boston Real Estate Board supplies the real estate and legal communities with standard forms that provide you the ultimate in legal protection and GBREB Standard Forms are available online 24 hours per day through GBAR’s Internet based forms inventory. For more information visit www.formsforrealestate.com
High Ethical Standards
GBAR members subscribe to the REALTOR® Code of Ethics, which stands for honor, integrity, competency and professionalism. GBAR administers the procedures for responding to ethical complaints and disputes through mediation and arbitration.
Each year thousands of proposals that will affect property owners and the real estate industry are introduced by local, state and national government lawmakers and regulators. GBAR acts as your legislative watch dog and advocate.
Peer & Public Recognition
GBAR is focused on your success! GBAR supports recognition programs that remind both the industry and the public of the importance of working with a REALTOR®. Annually, GBAR recognizes a REALTOR® of the Year for outstanding contributions to the profession, the REALTOR® organization and the local community.
Products and Services
GBAR is committed to providing you with high value products and services. When you need help; count on GBAR to provide one-stop guidance. Member benefits include a suite of products and services including:
GBREB’s internet based inventory of forms available 24 hours a day, located at www.gbreb.com/eforms