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September 2019 Existing-Home Sales

By |2019-10-23T11:09:11-05:00October 23rd, 2019|NAR|

September 2019 Existing-Home Sales Housing market activity this September fell 2.2% from August 2019. September's sales of existing homes increased 3.9% from September 2018.October 23, 2019By: Michael Hyman Powered by WPeMatico

October 2019 LLR SC Real Estate Commission Newsletter

By |2019-10-23T10:25:06-05:00October 23rd, 2019|Legal FAQs|

https://llr.sc.gov/re/RECPDF/RealEstateNewsletter_October2019.pdf Information on earnest money disbursement. Risk management tip from SCR: use a trusted SC law firm as escrow agent and always get the lawyer to draft an escrow agreement upfront which states how the money is disbursed in a closing and failed closing. Warning: LLR has prosecuted BICs for disbursing without a release/disbursement agreement/order [...]

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FREE NAR online self paced course: Commitment to Excellence

By |2019-10-23T09:31:20-05:00October 23rd, 2019|Legal FAQs|

https://www.nar.realtor/commitment-to-excellence And you get a suitable for framing downloadable certificate upon completing your Commitment to Excellence C2EX coursework. Posted by: Byron King on 10/23/19 (This information is only accurate as of 10/23/19. You must contact SCR for updates and changes to this information after 10/23/19 as laws and regulations may change over time. SCR 803-772-5206 [...]

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YPN is Growing in Latin America

By |2019-10-22T16:08:21-05:00October 22nd, 2019|NAR|

By Álex Escudero It was spring of 2017 when I got a call from Agustín Grandinetti, a young real estate leader based in Argentina whose father was then serving as president of both the Real Estate Federation of Argentina (FIRA) as well as the Real Estate Confederation of Latin America (CILA), an institution representing the [...]

SC Government: HOA Information

By |2019-10-22T14:28:59-05:00October 22nd, 2019|Legal FAQs|

November 6, 2019 SC Department of Consumer Affairs presents an HOA webinar at 2 pm. Read HOA information and register for this webinar at this website: https://consumer.sc.gov/HOA-Ed Homeowners Association Education Released; Webinar November 6th COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina consumers who live in neighborhoods under homeowners associations (HOA) or those who serve on association boards [...]

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Kitchen Hoods That Steal the Spotlight

By |2019-10-22T03:04:44-05:00October 22nd, 2019|NAR|

Kitchen Hoods That Steal the Spotlight From metal to mismatched finishes, a stylish range hood can give your kitchen an instant upgrade. October 21, 2019By: Melissa Dittmann TraceyDesign Trends, Kitchen & BathPowered by WPeMatico

NAR Overtime Rules if you Have Employees

By |2019-10-21T08:30:26-05:00October 21st, 2019|Legal FAQs|

Posted by NAR: U.S. Department of Labor (“DOL”) published its Final Overtime Rules (“Final Rules), amending the Fair Labor Standards Acts overtime provisions, which will take effect January 1, 2020. Below is a list of items you’ll want to keep in mind regarding the Final Rules: 1) Minimum Salary Level - The new minimum salary [...]

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FEMA PODCAST

By |2019-10-15T13:19:42-05:00October 15th, 2019|Legal FAQs|

https://www.fema.gov/podcast Posted by: Byron King on 10/15/19 (This information is only accurate as of 10/15/19. You must contact SCR for updates and changes to this information after 10/15/19 as laws and regulations may change over time. SCR 803-772-5206 or email info at screaltors.org)

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