Common Violations & Tips for Dealing with the Alabama Real Estate Commission

Common Violations & Tips for Dealing with the Alabama Real Estate Commission

Going before the Alabama Real Estate Commission (AREC) for any reason is likely not on your bucket list. The Commission, the governmental entity charged by the Legislature with enforcing licensing laws, ...
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AREC Meets, Discusses Sunset Committee Review

AREC Meets, Discusses Sunset Committee Review

At the meeting, Director Vaughn Poe provided an update on the review of the Commission by the Alabama Legislature’s Sunset Committee.
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AREC Meets - Conducts Hearings on Complaints

AREC Meets - Conducts Hearings on Complaints

The Alabama Real Estate Commission (AREC) conducted its monthly meeting on Thursday, June 25, its first in-person meeting since February due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Seven of the Commissioners were present ...
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Public Comment Period Open for Rule Amendment on CE

Public Comment Period Open for Rule Amendment on CE

On June 1, the Alabama Real Estate Commission (AREC) published a proposed amendment to the rule on continuing education (CE) for real estate licensees.
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AL Dept. of Insurance Creates New Division for Natural Disasters and Wind and Flood Mitigation

AL Dept. of Insurance Creates New Division for Natural Disasters and Wind and Flood Mitigation

Last Thursday, May 14, the Alabama Department of Insurance (ALDOI) announced the creation of the Mitigation Resources Division.
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Alabama Real Estate Commission Meets, Selects New Executive Director

Alabama Real Estate Commission Meets, Selects New Executive Director

On April 23, the Alabama Real Estate Commission (AREC) held its monthly meeting by video conference.
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Alabama Department of Environmental Management Hearing Report

Alabama Department of Environmental Management Hearing Report

On January 7, 2020, the Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) held a public hearing to discuss a proposal to adopt state regulations for the beneficial use of by-product materials and ...
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Alabama Public Service Commission Hearing Report

Alabama Public Service Commission Hearing Report

The Alabama Public Service Commission (“the PSC”) held its regular monthly meeting on December 3. The PSC conducted mostly routine business, but also issued several orders of interest to Alabama consumers. ...
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Alabama Public Service Commission Hearing Report

Alabama Public Service Commission Hearing Report

On November 21, the Alabama Public Service Commission (“the PSC”) held a specially called hearing on a petition filed by James Bankston, Ralph Pfeiffer, and GASP, Inc. (“the Petitioners”) opposing the ...
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Drought Continues in Alabama – Burn Restrictions in Effect

Drought Continues in Alabama – Burn Restrictions in Effect

Alabama is in the midst of ongoing drought conditions. Drought can directly impact the real estate industry a number of ways, such as increased risk of wildfire, increased susceptibility of trees ...
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