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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?


In Real Estate, stigmatized property is property which buyers or tenants may avoid for reasons that are unrelated to its physical condition or features. The common ones are murder, suicide, or even AIDS; in addition to a belief that a house may be haunted with ghosts. Georgia Stigmatized Property Act states that a Real […]

In Real Estate, Do You know What a Stigmatized Property ...


Moving to a new, unfamiliar community can be stressful and demanding. To make your transfer go smoother, consider these suggestions: SELECT THE RIGHT REAL ESTATE AGENT. Working with a good agent is one of the most important aspects of a successful home purchase. Key qualities to look for: experience with […]

How to Make a Successful Relocation Move in 10 Steps



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.


When hiring a Real Estate Agent or REALTOR® to represent you as a Home Buyer, Home Seller or Home Renter, you will be paying a Real Estate Brokerage fee for their services. Here are 3 Important Things to Keep in Mind about Real Estate Agents/REALTORS®: As you research and interview […]

If I hire a Real Estate Agent, Will I have ...


If you have started the Home Buying Process by Applying for a Mortgage, Congratulations! You have taken a crucial first step to Buying a Home. The Qualification process for a Mortgage Approval is lengthy and can be cumbersome. Do not get discouraged! It is perfectly normal for the Loan Officer […]

I have applied for a Mortgage. Now What?



In this Hot Atlanta Real Estate Market, many home sellers have begun the selling of their home as For Sale By Owners. Many are being successful in securing a buyer for the purchase of their home. However, as a Real Estate Professional in the Atlanta Market, I have some concerns […]

What every Home Seller should know about Selling their Home ...


As as Home Buyer, the home purchasing process can be overwhelming. There are so many things to consider in making your decision. You have to differentiate between your needs or wants, choose the best location to meet your needs, research community amenities and so much more. Once you find the […]

As a Home Buyer, What happens if I back out ...


If you have driven throughout the Atlanta Metro area, than I am sure you have noticed all the construction going on in different parts of town. Some Cities have more construction going on than others. The Good News is: all this New Construction is very much needed in our current […]

Are you Buying a New Construction Home in Atlanta? Here ...



If you have started the home purchasing process, then you have probably begun speaking to your local bank or your current financial institution. You may have even come across the terms “pre-approval” and “pre-qualification” of a mortgage. Many will argue and tell you that it is the same thing. But […]

I am a Home Buyer. What’s the difference between a ...


Updated from a previous post in July 2014. Customer or Client? What’s the difference? In real estate transactions, buyer-clients are entitled to a higher level of service than buyer customers. Becoming a client typically involves signing a Buyer Representation Agreement with a buyer’s representative, who then owes you fiduciary duties. […]

Are You a Customer or Client in Real Estate? What’s ...


Are you a First-Time Homebuyer? Do you know where to start? Buying a place to call home can be a challenge if you don’t know where to start. Many wonder if having a certain amount of savings is all they need, or maybe having the right job, or is it […]

I am a First-Time Homebuyer and want to buy a ...