Richard Reid - Direct Link Realty

Everyone says real estate is local. That's true, but there are many additional factors influencing the market and how it will behave financially. I don't want to bog you down in crazy details, but I feel it's important to provide an overview of some significant changes happening in Atlanta.

If you are not aware, we are in one of the most constrained markets from an inventory perspective in at least a decade. This is part of why prices have moved up as quickly as they have. Price increases are likely to continue at the current pace until:

  1. Inventory increases
  2. Interest rates increase
  3. At certain price points, the stock market has more significant struggles

Each of these factors will have an affect on pricing, but the impact varies based

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Richard Reid Hits Amazon Best-Seller List With “Top Dollar”


Richard Reid recently hit two Amazon best-seller lists with the new book, “Top Dollar”


Decatur, GA– July 13, 2015 –recently joined other leading Real Estate Experts from around the world to co-author the book titled “So You Can Get Top Dollar For Your Home in Minimum Time.” The book was released on June 25, 2015 by CelebrityPress™ – a leading business book publisher.


On the day of release, Top Dollar reached best-seller status in two Amazon categories – reaching as high as #1 in: “Real Estate Sales.” The book also ranked as #8 in “Buying and Selling Homes” and reached best-seller status in the “Real Estate” and “Small Business and Entrepreneurship” categories. Richard

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Closed and Pending Sales Rise in June       
Georgia housing indicators for June are in:
 -   Pending Sales were up 23 percent to 11,115.
 -   Average Sales Price was up 5 percent to $238,045.
 -   Inventory levels shrank 6 percent to 44,356 units.
 -   Median Sales Price increased 7 percent to $187,401.
 -   Days on Market decreased 7 percent to 67 days.
 -   Months Supply of Inventory was down 19 percent to 5.2 months.
 -   New Listings increased 8 percent to 15,249.
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When searching for a home, the features of the home and price are of course important, but it's also important to understand the surrounding area - neighborhood and community.  Crime is a part of that formula.  Everyone has a different opinion of what they are comfortable with when it comes to crime.  We are offering here some of the crime maps in the area.  You can see crime on a map much like you can see homes on a map.  As you consider a home, we recommend that you take this data into account.  Municipalities often report to different areas, so you may need to look more than one place.  You may be willing to tolerate more crime than you think - most of us think the crime we live nearby is lower than it really is.  As a baseline, look up the home you

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Richard Reid - Broker, Team Leader at Direct Link Realty is featured in the national television documentary Selling America.  Selling America was produced by Emmy Award Winning Producer Nick Nanton. The film features real estate experts across north america.

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Real Estate Expert and Educator Richard Reid Signs Publishing Deal With CelebrityPress To Co-Author “Top Dollar”


Richard Reid will team with several leading real estate experts from across the country to release the new  real estate book “Top Dollar.”


Atlanta, GA – February 10, 2015 – Richard Reid, Realtor, Expert Advisor, Writer, Speaker and Educator, has joined a select group of leading real estate experts and entrepreneurs from across the country to co-author the forthcoming book titled, Top Dollar: The World's Leading Real Estate Experts Reveal Proven Price Strategies So You Can Get Top Dollar for Your Home in Minimum Time! The book is tentatively scheduled to be published this Summer.


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