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US home sales surge in June to fastest pace in 8-plus years

...Massachusetts contains just 1.8 months' supply, according to a Federal Reserve report this month. The majority of real estate agents in the Atlanta Fed region - which ranges from Alabama to Florida- said that inventories were flat or falling over...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-22/us-home-sales-surge-june-f
Scuttlebiz: Apartment rental prices growing fast, but not here

...where a lot of people buy and sell anyway. But that's high for even the summer sales season.In June 2014, real estate agents in the metro area reported the sale of 617 homes.The last time there was a June home sale rush that busy, you have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-11/apartment-rental-prices-gr
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

...redesigns comprising the bulk of her services.Smith, a certified staging professional, works mostly with local real estate agents when she stages residences. She does a lot of staging in new construction and model homes in Grovetown, Hephzibah...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-06-05/housing-mar
Real estate agents work harder, fewer join ranks

...for Russell & Jeffcoat Realtors Inc. in Columbia. Real estate agents and the people who train them predict that the storm...already bolster the forecasts. The state is adding real estate agents at a pace of about 500 a month, but the rate of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/10/10/bus_146891.shtml
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Real estate agents see return of foreign buyers

...months. While foreign real estate investment in the first six months of 2009 was lower than last year's level, real estate agents from New York to Las Vegas say purchases have increased rapidly in recent months. Foreign investors have long been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/11/24/liv_556875.shtml
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Some real estate agents faring well in Augusta

...already a household name," Furno said.Currently, there are 1,200 to 1,300 licensed residential and commercial real estate agents in the Augusta area, said Lula V. Kanardy, the president of the Greater Augusta Association of Realtors. Going...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2011-10-09/some-real-e
Demand steady for commercial real estate, agents say

...commercial property in the Augusta area remains steady while the supply has tightened in recent months, according to real estate agents. AT&T's long-distance assistance center that began operation in February helped reduce available, top-quality...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/04/24/biz_207239.shtml
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Web site helps real estate buyers

...online. But that doesn't mean real estate agents will disappear. Welcome to...the transaction -- including real estate agents -- to handle everything from...closeyourdeal.com) allows real estate agents to enter information directly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/13/tec_284083.shtml
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Fading tax credit may boost sales

...repeat homebuyers a month away, real estate agents expect a slight increase in...during the month, Augusta area real estate agents said."I don't think you're...their course, though several real estate agents said they believe an extension...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-03-31/fading-tax-credit-may-boos
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