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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 […]

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To many looking to Buy a Home, a Buyer Brokerage Agreement is not as important as finding the perfect place to call Home.  Unfortunately, the signing of this document is not usually done by many Real Estate Agents. The reason? Many are afraid to come across the wrong way and avoid […]

What is a Buyer Brokerage Agreement in Real Estate?


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 […]

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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?


What is Title Insurance? A title policy is an insurance policy that protects the financial interest in a property. There are two types of title insurance policies. The lender’s title insurance policy and the owner’s title insurance policy. Typically, the lender will always purchase a lender’s title insurance policy to […]

What is Owner’s Title Insurance and Why is it Important?


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 […]

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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 […]

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As a First-Time Home Buyer or seasoned Home Buyer, there are many things that you need to prepare for as you get into the Home Buying process. What to Expect from a Home Inspection A home inspection is a general visual and operational examination of the home. The process usually […]

What is a Home Inspection and Why is it Important?


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 […]

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The home buying process comes with more than just having found the right home. Some would say that the real work begins once your offer is accepted. If you recently went through having your many offers rejected or having fear to not find the right home, then you have learned […]

Home Buyer: My Home Offer got accepted! Now what?


When buying a home, there are many things that must be considered and done in order to be ready to purchase. The following home buying tips are the most common and the most important to keep in mind as you go through the home buying process. 10 Tips for Buying […]

Are you a Home Buyer? Here are 10 Excellent Tips!


What Do You Want and Need in a Home? Finding a new home can be exciting. But deciding what you truly want and need—and can afford—can be challenging. Making these decisions begins with setting priorities among many different preferences. Most homebuyers invariably face trade-offs. Your buyer’s representative can play a key role in helping […]

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Updated from a previous post in July 2014. Have you ever wondered what the differences of holding title or estate in a property are? Do you want to know what they mean to you exactly as it relates to Real Estate? Reading the below terms and definitions will help clear […]

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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 […]

10 Steps: How to Make a Successful Relocation Move


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 […]

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In today’s working environment, many Americans work for an employer and receive biweekly pay, monthly pay, or bimonthly pay checks for job duties performed. As an employee benefit, you gain health insurance options, vacation and sick leave, Social Security and State/Federal Taxes paid on your behalf, and an array of […]

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If you have been looking for a good article or post to explain what the Earnest Money Deposit is, you have found the right one. Please read this excellent article featured on realtor.com explaining this common question. The Earnest Money Deposit: What You Should Know by Angela Colley The earnest […]

What You need to know about Earnest Money Deposits