Thursday, October 26, 2023 / by Tim Elder
When a client provides a lawful and reasonable instruction, it's the duty of the agent to obey. This obligation ensures that the client, who is ultimately the decision-maker, has their directives executed accurately by their representative.
Example: If a seller instructs their agent to list their property at a specific price, even if the agent disagrees with that price, the agent should respect and follow the client's wishes, so long as it doesn’t contravene any laws or ethical obligations.
2. Loyalty ...