MetroTex NEWS

Weekly posts on all-things DFW real estate to M-Power™ you with information.

New Commercial Forms for COVID-19 Now Available

Apr 07, 2020

Texas REALTORS® is providing several new commercial forms and resources to assist our commercial members during the COVID-19 pandemic. Commercial COVID-19 Addendum Commercial Lease Rent Forbearance Agreement Information for Landlords Concerning the Lease and COVID-19 Information for Tenants Concerning the Lease and COVID-19 Model COVID-19 Certification for Property Access We’ve also compiled a list of resources from […]

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How the coronavirus pandemic continues to impact the real estate industry

Mar 31, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic continues to impact the real estate industry. Everything, from brokerage operations to how listings are being marketed and the ability to close transactions, is requiring REALTORS® to adapt to these extraordinary circumstances. Open houses and showings are not occurring throughout a majority of North Texas, but that isn’t stopping people who are […]

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Dallas County Establishes Rules for Real Estate Agents as Essential Business

Mar 23, 2020

UPDATE 4/7/2020 Dallas County Essential Business Rules for Real Estate Agents Dallas County has amended their shelter in place order to include real estate as an essential business and established very specific rules for real estate agents in Dallas County. Based on analysis, REALTORS®  can show property across the market but should exercise great caution […]

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Information concerning the use of COVID-19 Addendum (TXR-2520)

Mar 20, 2020

The addendum is available for use now  and will also will be publishing the form on texasrealestate.com on the coronavirus page as well as on the blank forms page. Forms vendors will have the form as well Note: Use of the COVID-19 Addendum is not mandatory and may not be appropriate in all circumstances. Depending […]

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MetroTex Implements Remote Work Policy

Mar 13, 2020

UPDATE 3/23/20 MetroTex Responds to Shelter-in-Place:  Association Seeks Clarification Related to Real Estate Practices The MetroTex Association of REALTORS® urges all members to stay informed, follow the guidance of the CDC, and comply to the fullest with any State or County restrictions being implemented. During this unprecedented moment in time, the precautions being advised are […]

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Why the 2020 Census Matters to You!

Mar 04, 2020

Get Involved The 2020 United States census, the 24th in the nation’s history, may have evolved greatly from the first installment in 1790, but the purpose of the once-a-decade exercise remains the same: ensuring all states, based on their population, have proper representation in Congress. That’s critical for REALTORS®, who play a crucial role in […]

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