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You’ve most likely heard the rule: Save for a 20-percent down payment before you buy a home. The logic behind saving 20 percent is solid, as it shows that you have the financial discipline and stability to save for a long-term goal. It also helps you get favorable rates… Read More

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Every one of our clients who walk through the door is experiencing change. Some are celebratory events: New job, family addition, retirement, income upgrade. Some are gut-wrenching life changes: liquidation of assets, death in the family, extended illness, loss of income.  No matter the circumstances, their lives will never… Read More

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145 Barrington in Great Waters | $2,849,000 | MLS#49838   HOMES WITH SWIMMING POOLS “Pools don’t necessarily add value to your home, and a backyard pool is not for everyone, but…someone is looking for it,” says Traci Nelson, a Realtor with Kim and Lin Logan Real Estate in Greensboro, GA. Read More

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Real Estate Commission: What are you really paying for? If you plan on buying or selling a home with the assistance of a Realtor, there will undoubtedly be a real estate commission involved on the sale.  Since the average commission is around 6%, the sale of a $100,000 home… Read More

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above: 1030 Cottonwood Lane, Stoneridge Subdivision   The shores of Lake Oconee are ripe with fabulous views, and the 100+ subdivisions lining its shores cater to a wide variety of price ranges. It can be pricey to settle your sights on lakefront property, but acquiring a lot and building… Read More

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Pets can present a sticky situation when you’re preparing to sell a home. Giving them an extended vacation might not be the most practical solution, but many real estate agents recommend removing “evidence” of your four-legged loved ones from your home to enhance its appeal to potential buyers. Below… Read More

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Recently I scoured the internet to find out what dads really want. Turns out… they just want to spend time with their families. Most don’t really want (or expect) a present, although I suspect they’d secretly be thrilled that you shopped for them. But by far, all they really… Read More