Exploring the Hottest Markets for Real Estate

Posted on: September 30, 2015 by Newmark Insurance

A recent report has revealed the nation’s top real estate markets. Reflecting a buyer’s market, sales prices are decreasing as the fall months progress. As the real estate market is examined, Real Estate Liability Insurance is critical to protect agents during their field operations. While it is typical for home’s sale prices to decrease after […] Read More

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Agency Files: Helping or Hurting you in a Disaster?

Posted on: September 25, 2015 by Newmark Insurance

While the eminent fall and winter months loom, threats of devastating storms continue. These threats, along with vandalism and theft, pose serious risks for insurance agencies. As many businesses keep files and confidential customer information in house, it is imperative that these documents are stored, managed and protected properly to reduce Insurance Agent E&O Liability. […] Read More

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Are Drones Coming to Real Estate Practices?

Posted on: September 23, 2015 by Newmark Insurance

Last week, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) requested permission to use drones in their real estate practices. While this has been a long standing debate, Capitol Hill is now accepting waivers for those companies that wish to use drones in their business ventures. While details of this policy become available, ensure your agents are […] Read More

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The Digital Age: Creating More Effort for Real Estate Agents?

Posted on: September 18, 2015 by Newmark Insurance

While the internet has revolutionized our world and businesses in so many positive ways, the access to information has posed some hurdles for real estate agents. A new study has indicated that the availability of online listings has increased the workload for agents. To safeguard your firm, adequate Real Estate E&O Liability coverage should be […] Read More

Posted in: blog Real Estate E&O

Cyber Security Market Gains Legislative Backing

Posted on: September 16, 2015 by Newmark Insurance

New changes to the cyber security sector are being reviewed by Congress. As millions of businesses suffer data breaches each year, the proposed law aims to protect consumers and businesses alike. As we move toward a more technology based society, a proper Cyber Security Policy can help to mitigate losses on your business’ behalf. As […] Read More

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New Regulations Could Delay Home Closings

Posted on: September 9, 2015 by Newmark Insurance

New federal disclosure regulations are causing concern among mortgage brokers and real estate agents in relation to home sale closing times. The procedure, which begins nationwide on October 3rd, is estimated to lengthen closing time by 5-10 days. As there are numerous factors that contribute to delayed home sales, Texas Mortgage Broker Liability can be […] Read More

Posted in: blog Mortgage Brokers Real Estate Liability