GREENBERG & COMPANY
Houston Commercial Real Estate Services
Approved by the Texas Real Estate Commission for Voluntary Use
Texas law requires all real estate licensees to give the following information about brokerage services to prospective buyers, tenants, sellers, and landlords
Information About Brokerage Services
Before working with a real estate broker in Houston, you should know that the duties of the broker depend on whom the broker represents. If you are a prospective seller or landlord (owner) or a prospective buyer or tenant (buyer), you should know that the broker who lists the property for sale or lease is the owner’s agent. A broker who acts as a subagent represents the owner in cooperation with the listing broker. A broker who acts as a buyer’s agent represents the buyer. A broker may act as an intermediary between the parties if the parties consent in writing. A broker can assist you in locating a property, preparing a contract or lease, or obtaining financing with representing you. A commercial real estate broker is obligated by law to treat you honestly.
IF THE BROKER REPRESENTS THE OWNER:
IF THE BROKER REPRESENTS THE BUYER:
IF THE BROKER ACTS AS AN INTERMEDIARY:
With the parties’ consent, a broker acting as an intermediary between the parties may appoint a personwho is licensed under The Texas Real Estate License Act and associated with the broker to communicatewith and carry out instructions of one party and another person who is licensed under that Act andassociated with the broker to communicate with and carry out instructions of the other party.
If you choose to have a broker represent you,
Real Estate licensees asks that you acknowledge receipt of this information about brokerage services for the licensee’s records.
Buyer, Seller, Landlord, or Tenant Date
Texas Real Estate Brokers and Salesmen are licensed and regulated by the Texas Real Estate Commission (TREC). If you have a question or complaint regarding a real estate licensee, you should contact TREC at P.O. Box 12188, Austin, Texas 78711-2188 or 512-465-3960.