The Beyers: Overcoming the Impossible Aspects of Selling and Buying a Home

Getting a house ready to sell requires a lot of resources: time, money, effort, and then some.

Just the thought of it felt overwhelming to Diana Beyer and her family. (more…)

The School of House Knocks: ‘Maroon is Not For Everyone’

Oh, if these walls could talk …

Guess what? They can, and I am speaking out.

“This carpet (and paint) has taken its toll on me.” (more…)

Houses with Pools Result in a 74% Upside for Alpharetta Sellers

Memorial Day weekend is nearly upon us, and that can only mean one thing: After months of complaining about the cold, we will all be seeking reprieve from the summer heat.

There’s no better way to do that than by lounging in a cool pool with a refreshing beverage and jamming to some great music. (more…)

Buy or Sell? The Best Areas to Transact in Metro Atlanta

If you’ve been following real estate trends in Metro Atlanta, you know we're in a seller’s market.

As a whole, demand is up and so is pricing – two factors that give home sellers the upper hand in transactions.

But is that the case throughout Metro Atlanta? (more…)

Selling Your Home? What You Need to Know About Seller Concessions

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So, you’re selling your first home: After countless weeks of keeping it spotless and showing it to prospective buyers, you finally found someone! This person is serious and willing to pay your asking price. You breathe a huge sigh of relief. Your home is nearly off the market. (more…)

Home Prices Near Atlanta's Parks Outpace the Rest of the Market


In case you hadn’t heard, dogs are very welcome in Atlanta. According to, some 54% of households own dogs, making it one of the dog-friendliest cities in the U.S. (more…)

What Single Women Homebuyers Want

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It is 2016, and sistas really are doin’ it for themselves.

According to the National Association of Realtors, 17% of U.S. homebuyers are single women – making up the second largest homebuyer group. In comparison, single men comprise 7% of today’s homebuyers. (more…)

Millennial Homebuyers are Fueling Housing Trends

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Millennial homebuyers are by and large driving the housing market. According to Zillow, half of all U.S. buyers are under the age of 36. (more…)

5 Good Reasons to Buy a Home in December

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If you’ve been living by the notion that December is the worst month to purchase a home, we’re about to change your life. It's actually one of the best times of the year to buy.

We get it―the weather is less than ideal; people are feeling slightly sluggish due to the shorter days; and the holidays are straight-up stressful. Believe it or not, these cons work out to be pros for motivated buyers who are willing to look in December. (more…)

House Hunting? 10 Home Styles You Should Know


We’ve all watched an episode or nine of “House Hunters” featuring buyers who are set on owning a particular style of home. From “Craftsman” to “Traditional” to “Tudor,” some folks happen to know exactly what they want. (more…)