Mortgage Closing Scams

Mortgage Closing Scams

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As cyber fraud rates continue to rise year after year, we all need to remain vigilant in protecting ourselves from online phishing and spoofing scams. But with an astounding 400% increase in mortgage fraud since Covid, home sellers and buyers need to remain...

Market Thoughts: A Balance in the Atlanta Real Estate Market

Market Thoughts: A Balance in the Atlanta Real Estate Market

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Summer of 2022 has been a fast paced rollercoaster in the real estate market. In the spring, we were dealing with extreme inventory shortages with buyers eager to find a home and take advantage of the low interest rates. In many cases, buyers were willing to pay well...

September 2022 Festivals and Events

September 2022 Festivals and Events

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Fall festival season has begun in Atlanta! Here's my 2022 list of all the best festivals taking place around Metro Atlanta during the month of September. Yellow Daisy Festival (September 8 – 11): Stone Mountain Park’s Yellow Daisy Festival is...

Fall Home Maintenance

Fall Home Maintenance

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It may not feel like it yet, but fall is just around the corner and cooler temperatures are not far behind. To prepare your home for the upcoming change in season, follow these simple maintenance tips:Seal Cracks and Gaps: Heated air can swiftly escape through...

The Impact of Home Staging

The Impact of Home Staging

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An increase in sale's price and a reduction in time on market are often given as the top two reasons why listing agents love a staged home. But have you ever wondered why staged homes sell faster and at higher prices? We recently talked with our favorite...

Summer Water Conservation

Summer Water Conservation

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Whether you are starting a new garden or perking up an existing one, incorporate these water-wise tips into your gardening routine to ensure your plants get the best nourishment with the least amount of water. 1. Do Your Homework: Sunlight exposure, existing...

Metro Atlanta Independence Day Celebrations 2022

Metro Atlanta Independence Day Celebrations 2022

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Do you know how you will be spending your 4th of July holiday? If you’re still looking for ideas, here’s my 2022 guide to all the best celebrations taking place across Metro Atlanta in honor of our nation’s birthday.Happy 4th of July!Alpharetta...

Home Remodel Impact Report

Home Remodel Impact Report

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As a Realtor®, I am often asked how much value a home upgrade or renovation will add to the overall worth of a client's home. The truth is, the return value of a home renovation is dependent on so many factors that it is impossible to assign a set dollar...