Tag Archives: advertising

Building a Web Presence and Oregon’s Rules for Internet Advertising for Real Estate Brokers and Property Managers

 Oregon requires marketing via electronic media, such as Internet, web pages, email, blogs, and bulletin boards, to include specific content not required for other types of advertising By Jeff Sorg, OnlineEd Blog (December 17, 2015) –  The Oregon Real Estate Agency requires marketing via electronic media (e.g. Internet, web pages, email, blogs, etc.) to include specific content not […]

Mortgage Lender to Pay $250,000 for Deceptive Advertising

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has announced a consent order against RMK Financial Corporation, ordering it to pay a penalty of $250,000 for deceptive advertising. RMK is a  California-based mortgage lender doing business under the name Majestic Home Loans. According to the CFPB press release, RMK mailed print advertisements to more than 100,000 consumers in […]

Important Advertising Points for Oregon Real Estate Licensees

(Jeff Sorg, OnlineEd) – Oregon’s definition of advertising by real estate licensees includes all forms of representation, promotion and solicitation disseminated in any manner and by any means for any purpose related to professional real estate activity, including advertising by mail; telephone, cellular telephone, and telephonic advertising; the Internet, E-mail, electronic bulletin board and other similar […]