3 HR CE | Selling a Property AS IS – Disclosures –

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Zoom Only CLICK HERE TO REGISTER   Selling a Property "As-Is" Making Real Estate Disclosures in Georgia Selling a home "As-Is" may seem like the easiest course of action, however, is not as easy as it sounds. Georgia has specific laws and our GAR Form F101 "Exclusive Seller Listing Agreement" and GAR Form F201 "Purchase […]

3 HR CE & 25 HR Post | Review Current Standards in Fair Housing Laws

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Zoom Only CLICK HERE TO REGISTER   Every person who lives in America is protected from discrimination in housing, renting, lending, home appraisal, insurance and accessibility. Every year, companies pay out millions of dollars in litigation costs, fines and penalties for Fair Housing Act violations. Refresh your knowledge on learning how these laws apply to […]

3 HR CE | Non-Conforming QM (Alt-A) Mortgage Loan Options – Guest John Ribbler

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Zoom Only  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER   Non-QM Loans: What They Are and How They Work If your income or credit history falls outside the stringent guidelines set by standard mortgage loan programs, a non-QM loan may be worth considering. Non-QM is short for non-qualified mortgage, and understanding how non-QM loans work may help may […]

3 HR CE | REO Asset Management Series – Part I – Working with REO Asset Managers

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Zoom Only CLICK HERE TO REGISTER   Part I – REO asset management companies outsource their REO asset management to local real estate practitioners. Working with these varies banks, lenders and asset management companies, you will need extensive training and knowledge, an extensive contractor network as there are many task in property preservation and management. You […]

3 HR CE & 25 HR Post | Helping Buyers Win in a Competitive Market

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Zoom Only CLICK HERE TO REGISTER   Is 2022 a good year to buy a house? Let's get right to it: The 2022 housing market seems likely to be a watered-down version of 2021. That means while home price increases, raising interest rates might be slowing and competition could be a little less intense, overall, […]

3 HR CE | What’s in a New Construction Sales Contract

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Live Onsite & Zoom CLICK HERE TO REGISTER What is in a New Construction Contract vs. a Standard Contract Builders have their own in-house contacts and policies they use rather than using the Georgia GAR contract forms which are designed to handle resale transactions. Agents need to understand some of these differences between a builder […]

3 HR CE & 25 HR Post | Compete and Win the Seller’s Listing

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Zoom Only CLICK HERE TO REGISTER   All markets are seeing strong conditions and home sales are the best they have been in 15 years. As we are experiencing a sellers’ market, preparing the seller for the many moving tasks is critical, i.e., disclosure, repairs, “As-Is” condition, multi-bids, overbidding, all the paperwork including title, HOA […]

3 HR CE | GA Law Curriculum – Federal & State Laws That Apply to Real Estate

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Zoom Only CLICK HERE TO REGISTER   Residential real estate has become more complex over the years as a result of laws enacted to protect consumers' welfare and they serve as a norm of conduct for real estate practitioners. Although most of the laws are state statutes and cases, there are also federal laws that […]

3 HR CE | REO Series PART II – Managing & Marketing REO Property

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Zoom Only CLICK HERE TO REGISTER   Part II – Once you have received the REO property assignment, the first task is to determine occupancy status, secure the property, then assess its condition. Specific forms and timelines are required to begin the property preservation and marketing process which continues for the life of the assignment. You […]

3 HR CE & 25 HR Post | Determine Home Market Value for Your Listing

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Zoom Only CLICK HERE TO REGISTER   Wonder what your house — or a house you might buy — is really worth? The short answers' easy: A house is worth whatever someone will pay for it. The long answer depends on the market and whether you’re asking a lender, an agent or a county tax […]

3 HR CE | Working with Seniors 55+ as Clients & Reverse Mortgage

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Zoom Only CLICK HERE TO REGISTER   Everywhere you turn; there are fresh demographics about seniors. An exceptionally broad number of people fit the category of today’s “older” American. Most are baby boomers—the 77 million Americans aged 46-65. They are the fastest growing segment of the American population. Did you know since 2011, more than […]

3 HR CE & 25 HR Post | Today’s Mortgage Process & Programs

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Zoom Only CLICK HERE TO REGISTER   Nothing seems to trip up first-time home buyers’ and their real estate agent more than pre-qualification letters. The pre-qualification process represents an important first-step that many prospective buyers tend to overlook. It’s important because it helps the buyer narrow down their options so they can focus on how […]