real estate license: I Took My Real Estate License Exam at School - 11/09/11 08:18 AM
Three weeks ago I enrolled in an online course to study for my real estate license. Today I took the exam at the school which I expect to have passed (I will know tomorrow).
After I get the test results back, I will be qualified to sign up for the final exam with the State of Georgia Real Estate Commission. I hope to take the exam on Friday or Monday.
For anyone thinking about studying to get your real estate license, here is my recommendation. I have some suggestions. I hope these will be helpful to you as you consider how … (6 comments)

real estate license: Hey you own your parcel of land from the surface to the center of the earth and upward to infinity! - 10/19/11 10:41 AM
The Nature of Real Property
I've completed module one on the online real estate license course. The first module called The Nature of Real Property consisted of the following topics:
Introduction to Real Estate Principles and PracticesPhysical and Economic Characteristics of LandThe Nature of Personal PropertyThe Real Estate BusinessTypes of Real EstateLand Descriptions
The most difficult section for me was Land Descriptions which went into some detail about methods of description used today:
Monuments methodMetes and bounds methodGovernment survey methodLot, block, and subdivision method (recorded plat)Vertical land descriptionReference to other recorded documents
Today's quiz question which caught me off guard was … (0 comments)

real estate license: Today I Enrolled in the Georgia Pre-License Course to Get My Real Estate License - 10/18/11 12:03 PM
I began my journey toward getting my real estate license today by enrolling in the Georgia Pre-License Course. I signed up for an online course with a school recommended by my business partner Sandra Watkins.
The course is with Barney Fletcher Schools and claims to be "one of the largest providers of Real Estate and Appraiser Education in Georgia." The Course consists of four modules, two appendices, a Georgia Study Guide and a Georgia Homework Package.
I have finished the first section in the first module, Introduction to Real Estate Principles and Practice and The Nature of Real Property.
In module … (0 comments)

real estate license: Is It Time To Get My Real Estate License? - 10/15/11 09:35 AM
Yes! I have decided to take the plunge and get my real estate license.
For several years I've been buying and selling real estate as an investor. I have assigned multiple purchase contracts to other investors. I've worked with several agents and other real estate professionals along the way.
I've avoided getting my license simply because my primary business is investing. Many of my investor friends started out like me but then eventually decided to get their real estate license.
Investing in Real Estate
Like my investor friends who have become agents, I plan on keeping the investment side of the … (54 comments)

John Marion (RE/MAX Town & Country)

John Marion

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