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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.


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?


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 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.



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 ...


I write this post as a means to educate all Real Estate buyers, renters and sellers alike. Although this usually comes up with buyers and renters, it’s important to understand a little more about the Real Estate profession. In this industry, I have seen and heard enough to make me […]

Myth or Truth? Real Estate Agents work for Free.


Protect your home from Old Man Winter As temperatures begin to dip this fall, “winterizing” your home can stop your heating bills from going through the roof. With some basic maintenance, you’ll also save yourself from expensive emergencies that can accompany the cold weather. Keep your house warmer, more energy […]

Here’s how to Protect Your Home from Old Man Winter



If you have recently purchased your first home, or maybe you have owned your home for some time now, but don’t really know where to start; this Guide is for you. If you are currently renting, most of these home tips may also apply to you. Make sure to check […]

Home Owner’s Guide to Monthly Home Care


If you have recently bought a home, you may be considering a Home Remodeling or Renovation project. Have you planned for all the expenses that come with such a project? If not, I know you will find this post and guide very useful. Check out this excellent article posted by […]

The Beginner’s Guide to Home Remodeling Costs


As a Consumer, you probably wonder what a Real Estate Agent/REALTOR® does all day. Has this question crossed your mind? If so, check out this post by RET Staff. Posted by: RET Staff If you’re a real estate agent, chances are that you have probably had to defend your commission once […]

What Do Real Estate Agents really Do?



Check out this excellent article explaining Attic Ventilation and it’s importance. Thank you QuickenLoans for your wonderful Zing blog. What Is Attic Ventilation and Why Is It Important? by Amanda Pallay My house is a tiny little one-story house built in the great suburb boom after World War II. I’d […]

What Is Attic Ventilation and Why Is It Important?


Take a look at this excellent article posted on realtor.com, giving you the perfect guide to remodeling your home. 8-Step Guide to Remodeling Your Home Is Remodeling Your Home Worth The Cost? Before you start, think about how you use your house. It will go a long way toward shaping your […]

8-Step Guide to Remodeling Your Home


Excellent article from the American Red Cross on how to prevent and thaw frozen pipes. Preventing and Thawing Frozen Pipes Being prepared and informed may help you to avoid the messy and often expensive issue of frozen pipes. The American Red Cross provides information and suggestions around how to prevent […]

How to Prevent and Thaw Frozen Pipes