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Text: EVICTIONS to 30644

By |2021-08-04T13:55:39-05:00August 4th, 2021|Legal FAQs|

To get NAR and SC info on evictions and moratorium and emergency rental assistance for landlords: TEXT: EVICTIONS to 30644 Posted by: Byron King on 8/04/21 (This information is only accurate as of 8/04/21. You must contact SCR for updates and changes to this information after 8/04/21 as laws and regulations may change over time. [...]

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NAR on Online SCAMS

By |2021-08-03T12:08:59-05:00August 3rd, 2021|Legal FAQs|

https://www.nar.realtor/realtor-ae-magazine/gone-phishing Posted by: Byron King on 8/03/21 (This information is only accurate as of 8/03/21. You must contact SCR for updates and changes to this information after 8/03/21 as laws and regulations may change over time. SCR 803-772-5206 or email info at screaltors.org or email byron at screaltors.org)

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FHFA Eviction REO Extend

By |2021-07-30T09:54:24-05:00July 30th, 2021|Legal FAQs|

The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) has announced that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac (the GSEs) are extending the moratorium on single-family real estate-owned (REO) evictions until Thursday, September 30, 2021. The REO eviction moratorium applies to properties that have been acquired by a GSE through foreclosure or deed-in-lieu of foreclosure transactions. Posted by: Byron [...]

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Air Quality, Air Problems, Seller Disclosure

By |2021-07-29T10:03:38-05:00July 29th, 2021|Legal FAQs|

For residential property transactions, the SCR listing agreement requires the seller to disclose material defects in writing and to authorize the listing brokerage/agent to disclose this information. The SC Residential Property Condition Disclosure Statement (RPCDS) question #21 asks about ATMOSPHERE problems and the term problem is broadly defined in the RPCDS to include basically all [...]

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Rental Assistance News

By |2021-07-29T08:33:47-05:00July 29th, 2021|Legal FAQs|

https://www.postandcourier.com/politics/housing-advocates-ask-mcmaster-to-extend-sc-eviction-moratorium-federal-ban-set-to-expire/article_e3904f26-efcf-11eb-bd11-77e275399e57.html Posted by: Byron King on 7/29/21 (This information is only accurate as of 7/29/21. You must contact SCR for updates and changes to this information after 7/29/21 as laws and regulations may change over time. SCR 803-772-5206 or email info at screaltors.org or email byron at screaltors.org)

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Money for Landlords’ Rent Owed! LLR Email to BICs, PMICs, PM’s (recently sent)

By |2021-07-22T13:00:19-05:00July 22nd, 2021|Legal FAQs|

Subject Line: New federal program available to pay landlords past due rent for tenants impacted by COVID-19 Licensees: The email below is being sent to you at the request of scstayplus or 800.476.0412. Landlords and property owners can recover up to 12 months of past due rent from tenants experiencing financial hardship due to the [...]

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White House Eviction Summit (Youtube video)

By |2021-07-22T11:01:39-05:00July 22nd, 2021|Legal FAQs|

https://youtu.be/AedcPrpqpUY CDC Eviction Moratorium expires July 31, 2021. Please help get the word out on federal money designed to go to the landlord to prevent eviction. The tenant must apply. Tenants with worries this is a scam or lack access to a computer or are non-English speakers, or who are not educated to fill out [...]

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SCAM Alert From Spartanburg

By |2021-07-22T08:36:33-05:00July 22nd, 2021|Legal FAQs|

SCAM report from Spartanburg: Educate your clients that if they receive any text or email messages related to you or their real estate transaction, be suspicious and do not call or text or email or click on any links without talking to you or another trusted expert first. Report was a new construction buyer received [...]

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NAR Mediator Training 2021

By |2021-07-21T09:32:27-05:00July 21st, 2021|Legal FAQs|

NAR is live and in person for the National Association's world class mediation training this Sept. 8-10 at the Hyatt Centric Chicago Magnificent Mile! Register today as space is limited (open to the first 50 to register). To learn more about the program’s schedule, transportation, lodging and more please go to: https://www.nar.realtor/events/mediator-mediation-training Posted by: Byron [...]

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SC Court of Appeals

By |2021-07-21T09:32:14-05:00July 21st, 2021|Legal FAQs|

In this appeal arising from an action for partition of real property, the court affirmed the master’s order granting Daughter’s motion for summary judgment and compelling the partition and sale of property at issue. The court held the master properly found Daughter's conveyance of Decedent's one-half interest in the property to herself, in her capacity [...]

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