Community News and Events

Nov. 1, 2019

Is Now the Time for Downsizing from the Family Home?

 

 

Is Now the Time for Downsizing from the Family Home?

(A Smaller Home Very Well Could Be Right for You)


The word “rightsizing” may work better for you instead of “downsizing.” The time for this major life change is different for everyone. Maybe it’s shortly after your ...

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Sept. 16, 2019

What is the Difference Between a Buyer’s Market and a Seller’s Market?



What is the Difference Between a Buyer’s Market and a Seller’s Market?

(Real Estate Has Cycles)

 

A Bankrate survey shows that many Americans (especially millennials) are developing a “skittishness” when it comes to real estate investing. We know the real estate market goes through cycles that eventually include a ...

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Sept. 6, 2019

Bennett Woods is Where Life is Enjoyed

 

 

Bennett Woods is the neighborhood you want to explore for your next home in the suburbs close to Atlanta. Bennett Woods in Smyrna is a neighborhood easily described as having your cake and eating it too. This charming neighborhood of more than 300 homes features mostly southern traditional ...

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May 31, 2019

Dreams Die at Death

Dreams Die at Death

By Victoria L. Collier, Attorney

Home ownership is the American dream!  But all too often it can be an individual’s nightmare. When how we own the home or how the laws work is “assumed” and not actually “known”, unintended consequences can occur – like probate.

A ...

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May 31, 2019

The Resort Lifestyle At Vinings Estates In Mableton

 

The Resort Lifestyle At Vinings Estates

In Mableton

(Resort Amenities in a Luxury Setting)


Located just northwest of Atlanta, Vinings Estates, in Mableton, is your private haven and retreat away from a hectic life and the busy city. This short 20-minute commute is close enough in for a city ...

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May 18, 2019

What to Expect From a Home Inspection

 

What to Expect From a Home Inspection

(For the Benefit of the Homebuyer)

Whether you are a first time buyer or buying your seventh home, you need a home inspection. Some people confuse a house inspection with the appraisal or even title insurance. However, the home inspection is a ...

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May 14, 2019

All About Serenity Living in Smyrna Georgia

 

All About Serenity Living in Smyrna Georgia

Smyrna (the Jonquil City) made Money magazine’s List of Best Places to Live in 2018. One of the most treasured qualities is the real sense of community while being a close-in suburb to the thriving Atlanta metro scene. Highlighting this charming quality ...

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March 22, 2019

Forest Hills For Tranquility and Security

 

Forest Hills For Tranquility and Security

Forest Hills is a well-established, suburban neighborhood in Smyrna, that is only approximatley 10 miles from Atlanta. The proximity to the metropolitan area without the congestion is a bit like having your cake and eating it too. Originally incorporated in 1872, Smyrna maintains ...

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Jan. 18, 2019

Time to File for Homestead Exemption

Tax season is around the corner, if you bought a house as a primary residence, then you will need to fill out the Homestead Exemption for your county before April 1st to save money on your property taxes. Below is the Homestead Information for different counties. If you have ...

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March 20, 2017

Smyrna Improvements - Windy Hill Blvd Project to help with congestion

Windy Hill BlvdSmyrna has been very progressive in development and has made this a great family friendly city.   With many development projects like Belmont Hills and Jonquil Plaza, it has added more congestion on Atlanta Road and Windy Hill.  The Windy Hill Blvd will be created to help with congestion and ...

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