The Georgia Real Estate Commission has established the following mandatory core curriculum for License Law Title 43, Chapter 40. This chapter is the relevant section of law dealing with real estate matters such as licensees, requirements of a qualifying broker, requirements concerning trust or escrow accounts, unfair trade practices, brokerage relationships, management responsibilities of real estate firms, advertising, handling real estate transactions, licensees acting as principals and much more.
Date: August 29, 2018
Registration: 9:30 am | Class: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Instructor: Cathy McDaniel
Cost: Member: $10; Non-Member: $20
This course will ensure you use REALTOR® forms correctly, understand the legal responsibilities when representing buyers and sellers, RESPA, best practices when negotiating, valuation of properties, branding, marketing, handling objections and an overall knowledge of the Code of Ethics. All the tools you need to be the best. Gain a broader view of the importance of the spirit of cooperation when working with other REALTORS® and licensees. You will also learn how to keep client’s interests primary and how to handle difficult situations.
Date: November 8 – 9, 2018
Time: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Location: 245 Townpark Drive, Lower Level Kennesaw, Georgia 30144
Cost: ALL GAR Members: Early Bird: $250 (before 10-5-18); Regular: $280; Onsite: 310
We have a new mailing address to contact PBOR:
5784 Lake Forrest Dr.
Atlanta, GA 30328
We look forward to hearing from you!
GAR has an exciting new benefit for members! The Legal Helpline is a FREE service for Georgia REALTORS® which will help you with questions regarding contract forms, ethics/arbitration, and license law.Additionally, members may inquire about basic legal questions.
How It Works
The Legal Helpline is available immediately. To utilize the Helpline, you will visit the password-protected page on the GAR web site (link below), input your NRDS number and review your contact information, carefully read and acknowledge the user agreement, and then submit your question.Questions are sent to Weissman, Nowack, Curry & Wilco, P.C., which is the law firm of GAR’s longtime general counsel, Seth Weissman. Depending on volume, users can typically expect an answer to their question within 24 hours.Please note that the purpose of the Helpline is not to draft contracts or special stipulations, write opinion letters or negotiate with other REALTORS® or parties.
Click here to access the Legal Helpline now »
We hope you enjoy this new member benefit!