As head of the U.S. Department of Justice, Garland oversees the regulatory scrutiny the residential real estate brokerage compensation structure is currently receiving from the federal government. The DOJ has a pending civil investigative demand out to NAR in which it asks for details about how the association’s policies allegedly impact unfair business practices related to how brokerages and agents get paid. NAR has appealed the CID with a decision from a judge pending.
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