Advertising Deadlines & Guidelines

Below is our Google Calendar which gives you all of our deadlines for all special sections, regular ads and Open Houses

Special Issues & Deadlines - Neighborhood Highlights • Open House Deadlines • Ad Submission Deadline • Countywide Open Houses: 

Advertising Policy & Guidelines

The Berks Real Estate Weekly is published by Cornerstone Publications, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of the Reading-Berks Association of Realtors®.

Cornerstone Publications, Inc. (“The Publisher”) reserves the right to edit or refuse any advertising submitted to this publication. Advertisement of any real property in the Berks Real Estate Weekly (“BREW”), is required to be listed for sale with a Pennsylvania licensed real estate Broker. In addition the advertisement must include the Broker's name/logo and it shall be equal to or larger in size than any other name/logo with the ad. Advertisement of “real property" includes unimproved land, land with any existing dwelling, structure or improvement and the construction or installation of any dwelling, structure or improvement on land owned by another. At the time of submittal of any advertisement, proof of such listing may be required.

   All Advertising published in the Berks Real Estate Weekly is believed to be truthful and accurate. However, the Publisher assumes no responsibility whatsoever for typographical errors or omissions in the Berks Real Estate Weekly. All real estate advertising in this publication is subject to the Federal Fair Housing Act of 1968, as amended, which makes it illegal to advertise “any preference, limitation or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, or national origin, or intention to make any such  preference, limitation or discrimination.”

   This publication will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of this law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised in this publication are available on an equal opportunity basis. To complain of discrimination, call HUD Toll-free at 1-800-424-8590.

   The Publisher is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Reading-Berks Association of Realtors®, Inc. (the Association) and the representatives of the Association act in a cooperative and advisory capacity only to the Publisher. Any reference made to the Association is not to be construed as making representations, warranties, or guarantees concerning the information on properties advertised in the Weekly. All ads contained herein are solely the responsibility of the advertiser. The opinions and statements contained in advertising or elsewhere in the Weekly are those of the authors of such opinions and are not necessarily those of the Publisher or the Association.

   The BREW is published to inform the public of matters of general interest and give reports of current events relating to real estate. The BREW is published each Thursday.

   Copyright ©2008 by Cornerstone Publications, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproductions in whole or in part without the written consent of the Publisher is strictly prohibited. All advertised properties are subject to prior sale or withdrawal without notice.

For more information, please see the Real Estate Weekly Guidelines and Advertising Related RE Commission Rules.