Office RECAD Policy

Birmingham Home Leasing is a registered trade name owned by Dean & Associates Inc.  Birmingham Home Leasing specialises in residential home leasing and management and does not offer sales and buying services.  Sales and buying services are offered by Dean & Associates Inc.  The policies set forth below shall be understood as only applying to the leasing and management services provided by Birmingham Home Leasing.  For information about sales and buying services offered by Dean & Associates, see the Dean & Associates Inc website.

Birmingham Home Leasing offers the following Brokerage Services:

1. Single Agent

According to the Alabama Real Estate Brokerage Services Disclosure, a Single Agent is a licensee who represents only one party in a sale.  That is, a Single Agent represents his/her Client.  A Single Agent must be completely loyal and faithful to the Client. 

The practical application of Single Agency for Birmingham Home Leasing shall be as follows:

  1. A Listing Agency Agreement will be required by all individuals requesting to list their property for rent.

2. Transaction Broker

According to the Alabama Real Estate Brokerage Services Disclosure, a Transaction Broker assists one or more parties in a sale.  A Transaction Broker is not an Agent and does not have the same obligations as an Agent.  The Transaction Broker and Licensees working with him/her perform the services set out in their contract.

The practical application of Transaction Brokerage for Birmingham Home Leasing shall be as follows:

  1. The Broker’s Agents shall not be required to be a Single Agent to assist Rental Customers (Prospective Tenants) with leasing services. 
  2. The Broker’s Agents are not required by Law or the Broker to present the Alabama Real Estate Brokerage Services Disclosure Form to Rental Customers.