Ohio Realtors

2021 Industry Updates


In today’s ever-changing climate, it’s more important than ever for REALTORS to keep abreast of the latest information. This seminar will update you on state and federal regulatory issues, legal issues including license law updates, recent cases and other legal issues designed to reduce your risk and potentially help increase your earnings! 

Topics Covered:

Multiple offer strategies: Good idea or risky business?

  • Escalation clauses
  • Love letters
  • Waiving inspections
  • Sight unseen offers
  • “Hidden” home sale contingency

Social Media Issues:

  • Do the license law requirements apply?
  • Do’s and don’ts to avoid liability
  • Hate speech
  • Creating a social media policy for your brokerage

Other hot topics:

  • Home Inspector licensing update
  • Teams
  • Emotional support animals
  • CDC moratorium on evictions

Instructed by: Peg Ritenour, J.D., VP of Legal Services for the Ohio REALTORS / Lorie Garland J.D., Assistant VP of Legal Services for the Ohio REALTORS

Credit: This course is certified for 3 hours of core law credit.

Attendees must join the program with video and stay within view during the program in order to receive CE, as active participation will be monitored. Per ODRE requirements, you must present 90% of the program in order to receive credit.

Contact/Email: Deanna Wright -