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Tyler Perry’s $15M mansion bought by Steve Harvey

Tyler Perry’s $15M mansion bought by Steve Harvey


Big Momma’s House is now owned by TV game show host.

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GAR establishes new task force on diversity, equity and inclusion

GAR establishes new task force on diversity, equity and inclusion


A new task force at the Georgia Association of Realtors aims to facilitate “an association-wide discussion about how GAR can become the diverse, inclusive community of members it envisions.”

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Atlanta real estate recovery headed in the right direction

Atlanta real estate recovery headed in the right direction


“Markets with stronger job creation pre-COVID are proving to have the crucial edge for real estate activity, particularly those with a strong technology sector.” — Javier Vivas, director of economic research for Realtor.com

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RE/MAX reports single-digit decline in May homes sales nationwide

RE/MAX reports single-digit decline in May homes sales nationwide


Although the single-digit decline from the previous month nationally is good news, home sales still lagged May of 2019 by 33.7%.

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Redfin: Bidding wars up in May in Atlanta

Redfin: Bidding wars up in May in Atlanta


Atlanta’s making a good rebound in bidding wars, according to a new report.

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Atlanta sees increased rates of home flipping

Atlanta sees increased rates of home flipping


Nationwide, home flippers saw a 36.7% return on their investment in the first quarter of 2020.

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Single-family rent prices post lowest growth rate in 9 years

Single-family rent prices post lowest growth rate in 9 years


The latest CoreLogic report reveals the first measurable impact to the single-family rent market, pushing price growth to its lowest rate since the initial recovery of the Great Recession.

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Georgia MLS: Atlanta homebuyers and sellers ‘actively engaged’

Georgia MLS: Atlanta homebuyers and sellers ‘actively engaged’


Pending sales bounced back in a big way in May, according to a report by Georgia MLS.

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Civil unrest doesn’t stem Atlanta housing sales

Civil unrest doesn’t stem Atlanta housing sales


The market recovery continues amid nationwide protests.

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Homebuying pushed further out of reach for Atlanta millennials

Homebuying pushed further out of reach for Atlanta millennials


“Homeownership has already been delayed for many millennials and the coronavirus could push the timetable even further out for some.” — Danielle Hale, chief economist, realtor.com

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