Jul 20, 2017 | Hank Lerner, Esq.
On July 5, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court handed down an important decision in Valley Forge Towers Apts. N, LP v. Upper Merion Area School District that has the potential to bring major changes to local tax assessment appeals.
Jul 5, 2017 | Hank Lerner, Esq.
There’s been a recent surge of confusion and angst over “coming soon” or other similar “pre-marketing” techniques. Whatever you might call it, brokers and agents need to remember that all marketing and advertising has to abide by the same basic rules.
Apr 25, 2017 | Hank Lerner, Esq.
The Pennsylvania Department of Revenue has been ramping up collections efforts for the state hotel occupancy tax lately.
Dec 5, 2016 | Hank Lerner, Esq.
The Federal Department of Labor earlier this year issued a set of rules that would dramatically change how overtime pay is handled for employees. However, on Nov. 22, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas issued a nationwide injunction that – for now – serves to indefinitely delay those rules. So what were those proposed rules, and how does this delay affect you and your business – if at all?
Jun 22, 2016 | Hank Lerner, Esq.
Want to use a drone for real estate photography? The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) released a long-awaited set of regulations on the commercial use of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) – or drones – on June 21.
Dec 15, 2014 | Hank Lerner, Esq.
Testing for Radon in homes is still a vital part of the selling and buying process.
Nov 26, 2014 | Hank Lerner, Esq.
Sometime in the past year or two, the real estate universe decided that use of drones to take aerial photographs would revolutionize real estate. Hank Lerner, PAR’s Director of Law & Policy, dives in and asks the question: are drones legal in real estate practice?