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Brand-able NAR Pamphlets on Mortgage Forbearance and COVID Mortgage/Credit Hardship issues

By |2021-01-15T13:01:35-05:00January 15th, 2021|Uncategorized|

https://homeownershipmatters.realtor/issues/new-resources-for-homeowners-facing-financial-hardship/ Posted by: Byron King on 1/15/21 (This information is only accurate as of 1/15/21. You must contact SCR for updates and changes to this information after 1/15/21 as laws and regulations may change over time. SCR 803-772-5206 or email info or byron at screaltors.org) [category legal]

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Carbon Monoxide Detectors – housing assistance/vouchers

By |2021-01-15T12:55:40-05:00January 15th, 2021|Uncategorized|

2021 Federal Housing Assistance and carbon monoxide detectors installed to prevent injuries. https://www.phcppros.com/articles/12630-legislation-to-ensure-carbon-monoxide-safety-for-federally-assisted-properties Carbon monoxide and smoke detectors are risk management devices. Posted by: Byron King on 1/15/21 (This information is only accurate as of 1/15/21. You must contact SCR for updates and changes to this information after 1/15/21 as laws and regulations may change [...]

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How to Negotiate Cooperative Commissions Ethically (SCR120)

By |2021-01-13T14:41:41-05:00January 13th, 2021|Legal FAQs|

https://www.nar.realtor/about-nar/governing-documents/code-of-ethics/code-comprehension-article-16-commissions-are-negotiable SCR120 is the compensation agreement that can be used between the listing brokerage and the cooperating brokerage. https://www.screaltors.org/wp-content/uploads/Forms/120.pdf Posted by: Byron King on 1/13/21 (This information is only accurate as of 1/13/21. You must contact SCR for updates and changes to this information after 1/13/21 as laws and regulations may change over time. SCR [...]

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Professionalism! How to increase professionalism.

By |2021-01-13T12:59:04-05:00January 13th, 2021|Legal FAQs|

Lack of professionalism is the #1 REALTOR® complaint nationwide. C2EX: is a good start. Please encourage all your REALTOR® friends and colleagues to get their Commitment to Excellence Designation online for free: https://www.nar.realtor/commitment-to-excellence-c2ex How to increase professionalism is the one million dollar question that no one in the USA has 100% solved since NAR was [...]

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COVID Rental Relief

By |2021-01-13T09:09:55-05:00January 13th, 2021|Legal FAQs|

http://schousing.com/home/sc-stay Posted by: Byron King on 1/13/21 (This information is only accurate as of 1/13/21. You must contact SCR for updates and changes to this information after 1/13/21 as laws and regulations may change over time. SCR 803-772-5206 or email info or byron at screaltors.org)

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January 14 NAR Ethics Training on 10-5 Harass/Hate

By |2021-01-12T13:37:45-05:00January 12th, 2021|Legal FAQs|

Trainings Scheduled for Ethics Changes NAR will be hosting monthly trainings to provide guidance on the changes to the Code of Ethics that were approved by the NAR Board of Directors on November 13, 2020, and to provide an opportunity to ask questions of our policy experts. We hope you'll join us, and invite others [...]

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COVID What Other States/Associations are Thinking

By |2021-01-12T10:37:05-05:00January 12th, 2021|Legal FAQs|

NAR compiled what other states/associations are thinking regarding COVID issues. SCR decided against creating COVID standard forms addenda due to potential unintended/intended consequences for allowing a party to create a COVID claimed unilateral unlimited delay in the transaction which is in many other states/associations COVID forms. In SC, the parties can negotiate extensions to their [...]

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HOA, POA, COA, Owners Association Evaluations by Buyers

By |2021-01-12T09:43:50-05:00January 12th, 2021|Legal FAQs|

Owners Association Rules...Hot topic that buyers should evaluate. SCR recommends possibly always attaching SCR391 to the SCR310. SCR391 makes sellers and by extension - their legal counsel responsible for providing the hoa docs within a time frame, see first checkbox paragraph on SCR391. SCR310 residential contract, the buyer acknowledges having the opportunity to obtain legal [...]

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