Interest Rates and Real Estate Market Reports

Closing Costs When Selling A House

This list is strictly an estimate and should in no way be held as the true and actual cost. Costs vary based on companies used. Also, depending on the offer, you may pay part of your buyers fees.     Closing Costs – Most of these are small fees, but can add up to thousands […]

Plat vs. Survey What is the Difference?

Plat vs. Survey – What’s the Difference?   In the business of dealing with real property on a day to day basis, we use terms that most of the public do not know or are not aware of in their day to day use.  We hear the term Plat and Survey quite often and most think they are […]

Keeping Cool Without Busting the Budget

Ah, yes! It’s summertime! The kids are out of school, and the pools are open, and it’s HOT! Nothing feels better than coming into a nice cool house after a hot bout of gardening, or a walk, or just about any other activity here in the Georgia sun! After the first month of cranking up […]

Tackle Summer Home Maintenance Now!

Most people think of the spring and fall as the times for maintenance work on their homes. There are, however, some things which can be best done during the summer. For one thing, the hot, humid, muggy weather has its own set of problems, especially after a wet spring. Mold and mildew are something you […]

Outdoor Living Trends in East Georgia

There is an interesting phenomenon developing in living space. People are moving outside. As a matter of fact, people are beginning to settle for less inside living space if they can have an active outdoor area. This is being expressed in a variety of ways, that appeals to almost any taste in activity. Whether it […]

Closing Process 4

Home Buyer Education: Closing on Your New Home

The big day is approaching. You are ready to close on the purchase of your new Georgia home! Closing day brings everyone involved in the process together for the “settlement”. Besides being excited, you are most likely a bit nervous, and anxious to be sure everything goes smoothly. Documentation A day or two before the […]

Home selling challenges

Why Isn’t My Home Selling?

Once you list your Eastern Georgia home for sale, you expect it to sell within a reasonable time. If your property has been on the market for a longer time than you think it should take to sell, it might be time to ask yourself, “Why isn’t my home selling?” One thing you should check […]

2017 Remodeling Trends

What are the new design trends for homes in 2017? If you are considering a remodeling or decorating project for your East Georgia area home, you might want to know what people are doing this year. This is especially so if you are thinking of putting your home up for sale. You want it to […]

Tips for Buying the Right Home

If you are buying your first home in the Georgia area, you may be a bit overwhelmed. There are so many things to consider, right? How will you know when you see the home that you are supposed to buy? Be realistic about what you can afford The very first thing to do is to […]

Selling? Tackle Winter Home Maintenance Now

Are you considering the possibility of selling your home in the spring? If so, you should be keeping up with winter maintenance right now. We are having a particularly unpredictable winter here in Georgia, so you must take precautions to prevent damage to the inside and outside of your home. Insulation Proper insulation is of […]