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Georgia Real Estate InfoBase - Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Part One - Questions

  Chapter 1 - 
Questions Licensees Frequently Ask the Commission

Part Two - License Law and Regulation

  Chapter 2 - 
Individuals in Real Estate License Law
  Chapter 3 - 
Licensure
  Chapter 4 - 
Investigations and Disciplinary Procedures
  Chapter 5 - 
Opening and Closing a Real Estate Brokerage Firm
  Chapter 6 - 
Trust Accounts and Trust Funds
  Chapter 7 - 
Online Education

Part Three - Agency and Brokerage Practice

  Chapter 8 - 
Agency
  Chapter 9 - 
The Georgia Brokerage Relationships in Real Estate Transactions Act
  Chapter 10 - 
The Brokerage Engagement Agreement
  Chapter 11 - 
Commissions
  Chapter 12 - 
Antitrust and Related Laws
  Chapter 13 - 
Fair Housing Laws in Brokerage Practice

Part Four - Real Property Law

  Chapter 14 - 
Real Property and Personal Property
  Chapter 15 - 
Real Property and Ownership Rights
  Chapter 16 - 
Transfer of Ownership Rights and Interests
  Chapter 17 - 
Public and Private Limits and Controls on Real Property

Part Five - The Real Estate Sales Contract

  Chapter 18 - 
Concepts and Issues in Real Estate Sales Contracts
  Chapter 19 - 
Georgia Law for the Real Estate Sales Contract
  Chapter 20 - 
Drafting and Presenting Offers
  Chapter 21 - 
Earnest Money Procedures for Licensees
  Chapter 22 - 
Special Stipulations and Other Clauses in the Sales Contract

Part Six - The Listing Agreement (Brokerage Engagement)

  Chapter 23 - 
Concepts and Issues in Listing Agreements (Brokerage Engagement)
  Chapter 24 - 
Practical Aspects of the Listing Process
  Chapter 25 - 
The Exclusive Right to Sell Listing Agreement (Brokerage Engagement)
  Chapter 26 - 
Showing Another Listing

Part Seven - Legal Descriptions

  Chapter 27 - 
Legal Descriptions Used in Georgia
  Chapter 28 - 
Legal Descriptions in the Sales Transaction

Part Eight - The Lease

  Chapter 29 - 
The Legal Relationship Between Landlord and Tenant
  Chapter 30 - 
The Legal Components of a Lease
  Chapter 31 - 
Additional Clauses in the Lease
  Chapter 32 - 
Security Deposits
  Chapter 33 - 
Preparing a Residential Lease

Part Nine - Pricing Real Property

  Chapter 34 - 
Concepts and Issues in Pricing Property
  Chapter 35 - 
The Appraiser's Sales Comparison Approach
  Chapter 36 - 
The Broker's Competitive Market Analysis Technique
  Chapter 37 - 
The Appraiser's Cost Approach
  Chapter 38 - 
Appraising Income Property

Part Ten - Real Estate Finance

  Chapter 39 - 
The Security Deed and the Promissory Note
  Chapter 40 - 
Default and Foreclosure
  Chapter 41 - 
Financial Concepts and the Conventional Fixed Rate Loan
  Chapter 42 - 
Federal Housing Administration [FHA] and Veterans Administration [VA] Loan Programs
  Chapter 43 - 
The Adjustable Rate Loan, the Graduated Payment Loan, and Other Loan Arrangements
  Chapter 44 - 
Alternative Financing Agreements
  Chapter 45 - 
Primary and Secondary Mortgage Markets

Part Eleven - Closing the Transaction

  Chapter 46 - 
Contract to Closing
  Chapter 47 - 
The Closing
  Chapter 48 - 
The Closing Statement

Part Twelve - Property Management

  Chapter 49 - 
The Property Management Function
  Chapter 50 - 
Tenant Relationships and Policies
  Chapter 51 - 
Managing the Physical Asset
  Chapter 52 - 
The Rent and Tenant Management System
  Chapter 53 - 
Managing the Financial Aspects of a Real Property Asset
  Chapter 54 - 
Real Property Management

Part Thirteen - Community Assocation Management

  Chapter 55 - 
Creation of Community Associations
  Chapter 56 - 
Administration of Community Associations
  Chapter 57 - 
Operation of Community Associations
  Chapter 58 - 
Real Estate Arithmetic and Mathematics

Appendices

  Appendix A - 
Important Links to External Sites