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Have you ever wondered if calling a local electrician or plumber constitutes hiring a contractor? If you don’t know the answer to this question, the answer is Yes! In many Cities and States, Contractors are usually required to hold business and occupational licenses, be state licensed, carry insurance for any […]

Hiring a Contractor? Read this First.


Many Home Sellers know that housing trends have shown that Spring and Summer tend to be the hottest times of the year to sell your home. These months typically highly favor Home Sellers and their bottom line financial goals. While debating your decision, if you consult a Real Estate Professional, […]

Selling Your Home? Here are 5 Ways to Prepare for ...


There is always talk in the media about Fair Housing Laws. Many are geared towards educating the consumer about their protected rights through the Civil Rights Act of 1968. Please read the below explanation of the Fair Housing Laws administered by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). […]

Are You Familiar with Fair Housing Laws?



Winter Storms and Snow Safety Tips This is the time that many of us throughout the country will face snow or extreme winter weather that requires us to be prepared. This post will provide many tools and resources to prepare yourself and your loved ones for Snow and Winter Storms. […]

Be Prepared with these Winter Storms and Snow Safety Tips


Have you ever wondered what traits you need to look for when trying to hire a REALTOR®/Real Estate professional? Do you know where and how to find a REALTOR®/Real Estate professional in your area? Here are 5 Traits your REALTOR®/Real Estate Professional should have: Local Knowledge When setting out to hire a Real Estate […]

Here are 5 Traits your REALTOR®/Real Estate Professional Should Have.


What is a home warranty? A home warranty is often a feature in the sale of a home.  In that scenario, the seller typically pays a few hundred dollars for a one-year warranty covering the home’s major fixtures such as the furnace, water heater and kitchen appliances.  This gives the buyer […]

Do You know What a Home Warranty is?



Are you a Tenant in the State of Georgia? Are you a Landlord? Are you a Homeowner looking to become a Landlord? If any of the above questions apply to you, then you will find this article very informational. As a Tenant or Landlord, there are many rights and laws […]

What are the Georgia Landlord and Tenant Laws?


What is Universal Design? In Architectural terms, Universal Design is the creation of products and environments that are usable and accessible by all people to the greatest extent possible. Universal design was created to be able to cover a wider spectrum of human abilities so that every household member could […]

Do You Know What Universal Design in a Home is?


To many looking to Sell a Home, a Seller Brokerage Agreement (also referred to as an Exclusive Seller Listing Agreement) is not the first thing that comes to mind. There are usually endless To Do Lists, Home Staging, Home Repairs, Moving plans and many more things to worry about. As a […]

Seller Brokerage Agreement: What is it and Why sign it?



Many Home Sellers know that housing trends have shown that Spring and Summer tend to be the hottest times of the year to sell your home. These months typically highly favor Home Sellers and their bottom line financial goals. While debating your decision, if you consult a Real Estate Professional, […]

Here are Some Tips to Prepare Your Home For Sale.


Nextdoor is a private Social Network for neighborhoods and communities. In order to join this network, you would need to receive an invitation from an already existing neighbor or by simply signing up and receiving a mailed verification at your home address. Through their site, you can sign up to […]

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As a Home Owner or future Home Owner, you will more than likely find yourself visiting the Toys-R-Us store for property owners quite often. Which store is this you ask? Well, Home Depot or Lowe’s of course. Common questions that many of my clients ask are: Where can I research […]

As a Home Owner, Where can I find Reputable Sources ...



As our Real Estate Market’s heat up due to the selling season, I see how many property owners begin the process by trying to sell their home themselves. As I view the amount of homes For Sale as For-Sale-By-Owner’s on Zillow, I realize how much property owners don’t know. Now […]

I am Selling my Home as a For Sale By ...


As an Atlanta Metro resident, I am sure you have heard the stories or personally witnessed our next door neighbors. The neighbors that I am referencing in this post are “Coyotes”. If you are new to the Atlanta Metro area or are planning your move, please be mindful of this […]

Coyotes: Our Atlanta next door Neighbor.


As a Home Buyer, you may be wondering what a home appraisal is and why it is necessary in order to purchase a home. As a Home Seller, I am sure you are aware that this will be done as part of your home selling process. With this post I […]

What is a Home Appraisal and Why do I need ...



The home selling process comes with more than just accepting an offer. If you recently accepted an offer on your home after reviewing the “one” or the “many” that came, then you have learned that there are a lot of things to look for when reviewing offers. Since you have […]

Home Seller: I just accepted an Offer on my Home. ...


If you are considering or thinking about selling your home, this is the best time to do it. Market trends show that selling a Home in the Spring favors Home Sellers.  Do you have questions about the Home Selling process? Are you a First Time Home Seller? Do you want […]

Are you a Home Seller? Do You have Questions about ...


Here is an excellent article written by Dan Wilhelm. In this article you will find a beautiful explanation on the difference between a REALTOR® and a Real Estate Agent. Should your real estate agent be a real estate professional? A seemingly logical question might be, aren’t all real estate licensees professionals?  […]

Do You know the Difference between a REALTOR® and a ...