Real Estate Tips

The Importance of a Neutral Color Palette

October 22, 2018

By: Sabrina Watson I get it. I really do. It’s your house. You picked the paint colors that appealed to you. I do it, too. Right now, my home office is a deep burgundy and my laundry room is “Turquoise Mist.” When we live in a space, we want to personalize it and make it […]

Buying Options for Fair to Good Rated Credit Scores

February 26, 2018

Buyers have more financing options than they realize. With many federally backed programs focused on increasing home ownership, loan programs have found new & creative ways to work with buyers across all spectrums of credit. Lease to own programs have gained popularity in the last two years as many buyers are still working to rebuild […]

Buying vs Renting Your Home

September 21, 2017

This has become a common question we receive, “is it better to rent or to buy?” With current low interest rates and and reasonably priced homes on the market, often a monthly mortgage payment is in fact less than monthly rent payments in the same area. There is currently a competitive housing market which means home prices […]

Simple Changes That Make Your Home More Desirable to Buyers

April 12, 2017

Open Curtains and Remove Blinds Modern buyers are looking for a home full of natural light. The best (and cheapest) way to improve the amount of light entering your home is by clearing existing windows and doors. Open heavy curtains before a showing. Removing shears can also improve light, even though they are transparent. Open […]

5 Great Things To Do in Atlanta This Year

March 23, 2017

Atlanta is known for being constantly on the move. There are many great new venues and unique events coming to Atlanta this year. Here are some great things to do in Atlanta in 2017. Don’t miss a great chance to explore what this city has to offer. April – Braves First Regular Season Game at […]

House Hunting for a Fixer Upper

February 21, 2017

When house hunting, shoppers may not find everything they want. Some find the idea of managing a renovation scary, but others are starting to embrace the idea. Buyers have developed an appreciation for older homes of all styles. From Victorian to Mid-Century, stylish older homes are making a comeback. With the help of the internet […]

Atlanta Housing Market in 2017

December 28, 2016

We are fast approaching the new year, here are a few trends to keep an eye on in 2017. Interest Rates Expected to Increase After a couple years with low interest rates, look for rates to increase in 2017. If you are considering purchasing a home, talk to a few folks to find the best […]

What makes an Atlanta home sell fast?

November 9, 2016

This listing at 1238 Skyhaven Rd, SE sold in only seconds after being listed! This home was purchased for $142,000 in July of this year. After a few updates, paint, and landscaping it sold only hours after being listed. (Read Full Article from Curbed Atlanta) So what makes a great selling home in Atlanta? This […]

4 Tips to Buying in A Competitive Market

September 30, 2016

When shopping for a home, it is important to keep a few things in mind in order to get the home you are after. Here are a four great tips for finding and buying the right home in a competitive market. 1.) Contact a Real Estate Agent Real estate agents have their finger on the pulse […]

So you want to buy a home! What now?

June 28, 2016

Give yourself a 12-14 Week lead-time. Let’s look at your current picture. If you are renting, plan your move so that you can avoid paying both rent and a new mortgage. If you have a mortgage talk to one of our real estate agents about listing your home and potential listing price or any nearby […]

What is Listing Syndication? And how can it help buy or sell a home?

Hello there and welcome to a new generation of home buyers! Most listings these days go through some sort of Listing Syndication there are a few great reasons for this and it is important to understand what happens to a listing once a real estate agent adds it to the MLS and elsewhere. First, an […]