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Civil rights group sues to halt CDC eviction moratorium

Civil rights group sues to halt CDC eviction moratorium


The lawsuit also argues that the feds are commandeering state courts and officers to implement an unconstitutional federal law.

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Georgia Realtors work to recruit poll workers

Georgia Realtors work to recruit poll workers


On average, Georgia poll workers were above 65 years old and many opted to stay home because of the COVID-19 outbreak.

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RE/MAX: Atlanta median home sales price up 15% from 2019

RE/MAX: Atlanta median home sales price up 15% from 2019


Home sales across the nation were up 4.3% year over year, making it the third best month for home sales in the 13-year history of the report.

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NAR to White House: What about the landlords?

NAR to White House: What about the landlords?


National Association of Realtors President Vince Malta met with White House officials yesterday to press for emergency rental assistance to go directly to landlords whose tenants cannot pay their rent.

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Mortgage applications down slightly as some consumers wait for another rate drop

Mortgage applications down slightly as some consumers wait for another rate drop


A new report from the Mortgage Bankers Association shows a slight drop in mortgage application volume amid expectations of further mortgage rate reductions.

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Staying safe on social media

Staying safe on social media


The National Association of Realtors and the Massachusetts Association of Realtors are encouraging agents to take a closer look at their social media presence for Realtor Safety Month.

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Wallethub: Georgia has among the least COVID-19 restrictions in the nation

Wallethub: Georgia has among the least COVID-19 restrictions in the nation


A new report from the financial website Wallethub ranks each state on COVID-19 restrictions.

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iBuyer activity down 88% in Q2

iBuyer activity down 88% in Q2


The biggest players in the iBuyer market closed up shop at the beginning of the pandemic, and a new report shows the numbers.

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New report highlights down payment programs to assist first-time buyers

New report highlights down payment programs to assist first-time buyers


More than 2,000 down payment and closing cost assistance programs are available to help eligible buyers, according to the latest 2020 Homeownership Program Index.

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Atlanta gets $22 million for rental assistance

Atlanta gets $22 million for rental assistance


Landlords are encouraged to educate tenants on rental assistance program offered through the City of Atlanta and the United Way of Greater Atlanta.

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