State Issues

Georgia REALTORS® Monitor Commercial Financing Legislations

March 16, 2023

On February 28, the Georgia House of Representatives passed HB 84 which would provide certain commercial financing disclosures on business to business loans. A copy of the current bill language is available here. The bill has been sent to the Senate and is awaiting its first hearing by a Senate Committee.

The GAR State and Local Government Committee is looking for feedback from our members on this legislation. If interested, please read through the bill and forward your thoughts and comments to GAR's Jeff Ledford, Chief Advocacy Officer, at or you can call Jeff at 770.451.1831.

About the 400N Market Brief

The 400 North Association of REALTORS® (400N) Market Brief is compiled by Georgia Multiple Listing Service (GAMLS). For more information on details of this month's report, please contact the Association at 770.845.4008.

*Each month, the numbers reported for the previous month are updated to reflect additional recordings.

About the 400 North Association of REALTORS®

The 400 North Association serves as a central source of information for our members and our main focus are real estate education, the promotion of professionalism in our industry and representing our REALTOR® members with legislative initiatives to create positive change for the real estate community. Throughout its history, the 400 North Association has exerted its influence in civic affairs in its capacity of representing a substantial segment of the business community across the Forsyth, Dawson and Lumpkin area. The Association has contributed to various charities over the years by hosting fundraisers.

About First Multiple Listing Service

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