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Solid hiring expected for June as US job market nears normal

...matching March's figure for the second-highest level since the recession.That's good news for auto dealers and real estate agents. Auto sales jumped to nearly a 10-year high in May. The National Automobile Dealers Association forecasts that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-02/solid-hiring-expected-june
Housing market has changed home staging business

...It has to be priced right and show well."As a real estate agent, Melton only uses her staging services on personal...certified staging professional, works mostly with local real estate agents when she stages residences. She does a lot of staging...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-06-05/housing-mar
Father says woman shot by Georgia sheriff told police the shooting was an accident

...her by mistake."McCord claimed that Hill would never intentionally harm her," the statement says.McCord is a real estate agent and wanted to learn self-defense since she's frequently alone in model homes, her father said. She had bought...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-29/father-says-woman-shot
Guns, training gun found where police say sheriff shot woman

...Sheriff Victor Hill faces a misdemeanor charge of reckless conduct in the May 3 shooting, which critically wounded real estate agent Gwenevere McCord, 43, Gwinnett County police have said. Hill was released from jail on a $2,950 bond and has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-28/guns-training-gun-foun
Inmate pleads guilty to prison rape

...sentence of life without the possibility of parole for the brutal 2006 slaying of 79-year-old Pat Murphy, a retired real estate agent in south Georgia's Lee County.Denby has been in prison since his 2008 guilty plea. The prosecutor had sought...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-29/inmate-pleads-guilty-p
Ramblin' Rhodes: 'Weird kid' McCreery turns out to be an 'American Idol' star

...growing up were for music and pitching baseballs for his high school team.He noted that his mother, Judy, a former real estate agent; his father, Michael, a manufacturing systems analyst for Schneider Electric, and his sister, Ashley, are all...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-04-21/ramblin-rhodes-weird-
Lawman charged in shooting vows to continue as sheriff

JONESBORO, Ga. - A day after he was charged with reckless conduct in the shooting of a real estate agent, a Georgia sheriff called it a "tragic accident" and vowed to continue his law enforcement duties.Meanwhile, a Georgia police...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-07/lawman-charged-shootin
Downtown group gathers for First Friday, other topics

...information and to get vetted information from good sources."A similar group was once run by a downtown commercial real estate agent but was disbanded years ago."Most people aren't upset because they hate downtown," Hutchison said. "They're...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-03-10/downtown-gr
Epic snows have meant economic woes across all industries

...average of 24 percent and payroll dropped about 7 percent among their small businesses members.Car dealers and real estate agents complained the poorly timed storms ? many of which hit on or around weekends ? were disastrous to business. And...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-08/epic-snows-have-meant-econ
Columbia County police eager to use drones

...areas unless being used for professional endeavors.Drones provide plenty of work-related opportunities, from real estate agents to roofers to journalists and filmmakers to disaster relief organizations.Last spring, Cherepy was hired by West...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-19/columbia-county-police-eager-