Sep 6

Civil Litigation over Real Estate Commissions in Washington, DC


Attorney Aaron Sokolow was recently quoted in a Bisnow article about a civil litigation over real estate commissions in Washington, DC. A recent court case found that the commission may not be due if a dual representation was not properly disclosed. You can read the article here.  As stated in the article, the Court’s ruling “centered on a local law that dictates how exactly brokers must disclose dual representation, a practice that has become increasingly common as the brokerage industry has consolidated over the last decade and the same few firms handle the lion’s share of commercial listings. “