AGMB attorneys speak at a variety of industry events. These events are sometimes hosted by AGMB, such as our Professional Real Estate Brokers series that are held in our New York offices. Often they speak at the request of other groups to offer expertise and information on a variety of topics. If you have interest in attending an upcoming AGMB event, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Core Legal Concepts for the Successful Real Estate Agent
In conjunction with the Toolbox subscription service, Neil Garfinkel has created a 7.5-hour continuing education course, which focuses on the topics that are of utmost importance to real estate agents. The concepts that are taught in the course go hand-in-hand with the resources that are provided to Toolbox members. This exclusive and experiential program extends learning far beyond the classroom and is powered by the input of our members.
- Core Legal Questions (1 hour)
- Agency (2 hours)
- Fair Housing (3 hours)
- Protecting Commissions (1 hour)
- Advertising Regulations (0.5 hours)
Duration/Time: 9:00am – 5:30pm
Location: REBNY Mendik Education Center
Tuition: Members: $40 Non-Members: $70
HIGH PRAISE FOR
CORE LEGAL CONCEPTS
Neil Garfinkel's course is a must-attend for those looking to learn more about compliance and risk mitigation. But don't just take our word for it - check out the testimonials he's received!
What Real Estate Agents Are Saying
Bruce Robertson (Compass)
"Great content presented by a terrific teacher. New insights into Agency Disclosure application, and Fair Housing update."
Linda Basilice-Hoerrner (Stribling at Compass)
"Neil Garfinkel is the best legal resource to understand the nuances of all aspects of the laws regulating our industry. He is informative, interesting and we are so fortunate to have such a valued resource."
Catherine Meacham Durgin (Meacham LLC)
"Neil is very good and his long relationship with REBNY and NYSDOS is very helpful in his perspective on what is happening."
Jeanne Scola (Weichert Realtors)
"It is a very important subject matter, and Neil does a great job hitting the main points of being careful and correct."
"It was very informative, it was a great refresher as well as letting me know I didn’t know all that I thought. It’s necessary."
Elizabeth Levina (New Vista Horizons)
"Simply the best: Great information, very relevant, very well structure. A must attend to everybody!"
Peter Kennedy (Douglas Elliman)
"Very comprehensive coverage of the law by an expert."
Irene Sarri (Keller Williams NYC)
“Neil Garfinkel, the lecturer of this class was simply amazing. A class that kept the audience captivated and we walked away with a ton of information that we need every day.”
Michael Scalisi (Nest Seekers)
“Neil Garfinkel is an interesting, inspirational guy. I learned a great deal and I was engaged and inspired by his ability to communicate a lot of concepts within the time frame.”
Jeffrey Long (Highline Residential):
“As someone new to the industry and NYC it was very informative. Regardless of how long someone has practiced, ensuring we are operating by standards consistent with legal and ethical standards is of the utmost importance. That is why I will be recommending this seminar and the toolbox to fellow agents/brokers.”
Annie Hawkins (Sovereign Associates)
"Neil Garfinkel is a very good presenter who kept the concepts interesting and who had us engaged."