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Aug. 14, 2019

Top 10 Blogs for Seniors to Follow



Top 10 Blogs for Seniors to Follow

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As baby boomers experience retirement, they have a lot to look forward to. We all know the internet is a treasure trove of resources, and boomers have been on the internet since its earliest days. Today ...

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Aug. 14, 2019

Tips to Improve Your Chances as a Buyer When Multiple Offers Are On the Table - Making Your Offer the Winner

Tips to Improve Your Chances as a Buyer

When Multiple Offers Are On the Table

(Making Your Offer the Winner)


Today’s market is healthy for both sellers and buyers. However, it still favors sellers slightly because the available inventory of houses for sale is only a little more than 3 ...

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June 19, 2019

Fantastic Custom Home in Spring Hill Smyrna For Sale

1983 Westwood Circle SE

Smyrna, GA 30080

$895,000

 

Stunning renovated and rebuilt home, on large private lot by Award Winning custom home builder Longo Homes. Everything new from 1st floor and up. Four sides brick with 100 year old reclaimed brick on sides and back.  Large, flat ...
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June 14, 2019

Home Improvement Rates of Return - What You Should Know Before Remodeling

 

Home Improvement Rates of Return

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It’s pretty easy to say you’ll get the most bang for your buck by remodeling either your kitchen or your bath. But like most things in life, “it depends.” Actually, it depends on several things. You ...

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June 14, 2019

Belmont Station, Smyrna GA - Lot for Sale

 

Belmont station is a 5 lot subdivsion under construction to be delivered, final platted and pad ready. Located in downtown smyrna in the William's park neighborhood within walking distance to the new Belmont Hills live, work and play community, smyrna market village, Jonquil Plaza and only 3.3 ...

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June 12, 2019

How to Understand Your Escrow Account

 

How to Understand Your Escrow Account

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There’s a lot of paperwork and money involved when you purchase your home. Some of the paperwork you come across will involve an escrow account. An escrow account is a way of securely holding money ...

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June 11, 2019

Mortgage Insurance: Do I Need to Pay It?

Do I need to pay mortgage insurance?  I get asked this question a lot.  I would say it is in my top five for most frequent questions asked.  It is a good question, but it depends on many different factors.

 

 

What is Mortgage Insurance (MI)?

The book definition according ...

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June 6, 2019

Downsizing is a Step-By-Step Approach

Downsizing is a Step-By-Step Approach

By Chad Schernikau

 

When you come upon the stage of your life where your home is too big for your needs it is time to downsize.  Downsizing can be a stressful time because you have some many memories and possessions. Which possessions you ...

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June 4, 2019

Atlanta Metro Market Report - June 2019

The new market report is out for June 2019 and it is still showing a strong sellers market in the 500,000 and under price points in detached and attached residences.  I feel that we are in a current shift/correction in the market.  If you look at ...

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June 3, 2019

Tips for Buying a Condo

 

Tips for Buying a Condo

(Condos Offer Many Amenities and Conveniences)

Generally, condominium owners fall into one of three broad categories. One group is people making the move from renting to ownership. A second group is retirees or others looking to switch from high maintenance single-family homes to a ...

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