Generally a real estate broker
has no right to stop a sale, even if the seller deliberately breaches the brokerage agreement.
Across the nation, far too many real estate brokers
spend tens of thousands of dollars on custom Web sites, only to realize their investment didn't meet their needs," said Rusty Lindquist, vice president of Broker
and Agent Products for a la mode.
Despite the doomsday prospect of commissions slashed by the transition to consumer-driven health care, there is surprising optimism in the broker
For calendar-year 2003, the Service will consider all of the facts and circumstances in determining whether a broker
acted in good faith.
Best of all they can do it easily, cheaply, accurately, at any time of day--and without consulting a broker
But the main service our broker
, Israel Maldonado, provides is that he will give us a complete analysis of our portfolio and make suggestions on what we should buy, hold or sell based on asset allocation.
E-Trade is being sued by an Ohio woman whose buy orders over the Internet weren't executed for almost an hour.
Once having identified a likely trade, the manager must hire an independent broker
to perform the trade, since by law neither the manager nor an affiliate can do so.
It's sped up the process immensely," notes Barbara Giommi, a broker
with the Sudbury office.
Interviews with the brokers
' clients were an integral factor in determining the highly-coveted top Power Broker
spots, with customers' experiences weighing heavily on the decision-making process.
Massey Knakal broker
Michael Harari was the sole broker
in this transaction.
Agents and brokers
clearly play an important role in insurance companies' obligations and as the government points out: "We also expect that an insurance company faced with a non-compliant agent or broker
will take the necessary actions to secure such compliance, including, when appropriate, terminating its business relationship with such an agent or broker
What can be done when a broker
or other payor has invoked backup withholding on investment earnings or sales proceeds in a tax-exempt retirement trust?
chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission, threatened to clamp down on broker
pay practices - such as higher commissions for higher-risk investments - that can create conflicts of interest.
Her answer: find a broker
she could trust to handle her investments and grow her wealth.