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My Georgia Real Estate License is in a “Holding” or “Referral” Company so do I have to follow License Law? May I market my services to get real estate referral business? Is my license considered “Inactive?” Watch the video to find out!

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The Real Estate Backstory is our weekly update The Real Estate Backstory is our weekly update of real estate news, information and education for the Atlanta real estate market. This week we cover:

  • Things we are hearing in the market.
  • How are your listing photos?
  • Make sure your price is right.
  • A lot of rate swings from lender to lender.
  • The average credit score did not go up this year – the first time in over a decade.
  • Mortgage rate projections.
  • The anatomy of a first time buyer.
  • Case-Shiller value forecast.
  • Opendoor’s buyer agent commissions.

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What is a “Kick Out” clause? What does a Seller need to be aware of? How may a Seller continue to get additional Buyers? Watch the video to find out!

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Housing Market Remains a Seller’s Market   The Real Estate Backstory is our weekly update The Real Estate Backstory is our weekly update of real estate news, information and education for the Atlanta real estate market. This week we cover:
 
Signs when properties are overvalued.
Bidding wars come to lower-priced homes.
Consumer Confidence Index is rising.
Concerns about higher prices impact on housing.
Consumers whose homebuying plans changed.
Nearly 60% of renters saw rent increase in past 12 months.
2022 housing markets remain in seller’s favor, but conditions are changing.
Homeowners reasons to sell. .  

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The Real Estate Backstory is our weekly update The Real Estate Backstory is our weekly update of real estate news, information and education for the Atlanta real estate market. This week we cover:

  • What does a housing recession mean?
  • 94% of sellers don’t disclose property defects.
  • Problem types and areas where buyers found issues after closing.
  • Mortgage rates climbed back up.
  • Existing-home sales went down.
  • More sellers retreat amid falling prices, volatile mortgage rates.
  • Apartment growth.
  • Canadian lumber tariffs cut by more than half.
  • New-home sales plummet as rising costs sideline more buyers.

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How do I get the Earnest Money from my Broker to the Closing Attorney when I am getting paid at the closing table? Do I need an Amendment? Watch the video for the answer and more information about Earnest Money and “Pay at Close!”

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You tell your Buyer that “their Earnest Money is Safe!” “If you terminate before the end of Due Diligence, you’ll get it back!” “If you terminate based on a contract Contingency, you’ll get your money back!”

BUT…. Does a Buyer REALLY get their money back & when???? Watch the video to find out steps YOU may take as a real estate agent to TRULY protect your Buyer’s Earnest Money!

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FYI… there are more videos on the YouTube Channel, “Real Estate Made Crystal Clear” ahead of what is presented in this Newsletter.

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The Real Estate Backstory is our weekly update The Real Estate Backstory is our weekly update of real estate news, information and education for the Atlanta real estate market. This week we cover:

  • Mortgage rates leveling off.
  • Important features for homeowners in 2022.
  • Existing home sales drop for 6th straight month.
  • New construction slows.
  • Builder confidence underwater after falling for eighth consecutive month.
  • Share of listings with price cut.
  • When to ask for a price reduction.
  • Bidding wars come to lower-priced homes as competition grows fierce.
  • Home purchases getting canceled at highest rate since 2020.
  • 18% of Americans live in multigenerational households.
  • Save more on green home improvements under the inflation reduction act.

Thank you all and please let us know if we can be of service.  Alan Richardson – Managing Broker – Maximum One Realtor Partners alan@maxonepartners.com Check out the YouTube Channel by Ming & Alan Richardson of MX1 Partners – “Real Estate Back Story”

If something is advertised in an MLS service (such as the Seller buying a Home Warranty for a Buyer) is the Seller required to comply? Watch the video to find out!

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FYI… there are more videos on the YouTube Channel, “Real Estate Made Crystal Clear” ahead of what is presented in this Newsletter.

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The Real Estate Backstory is our weekly update The Real Estate Backstory is our weekly update of real estate news, information and education for the Atlanta real estate market. This week we cover:

  • The most difficult part of being a great listing agent.
  • Tom Ferry summit next week.
  • More people than ever are looking up if the market is going to crash.
  • Mortgage rates are volatile.
  • Slowing inflation suggests mortgage rates have topped out.
  • US foreclosure activity ticks down in July, sliding 4% data shows.

Thank you all and please let us know if we can be of service.  Alan Richardson – Managing Broker – Maximum One Realtor Partners alan@maxonepartners.com

Check out the YouTube Channel by Ming & Alan Richardson of MX1 Partners – “Real Estate Back Story”

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