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First steps to getting my home ready to sell.

The process of getting a property ready to put on the market can seem daunting enough. There’s clearing the clutter, endless amounts of cleaning, organizing and scrutinizing your property with a fine-tooth comb. What needs attention and what can you leave alone? Welcome to the new world of “fixing to sell.” Gone are the days…

Which mortgage company should I use?

Comparing Mortgage Companies with Identical Rates Choosing Between Mortgage Providers with Identical Interest Rates July 2016, You made a few phone calls to mortgage companies, checked rates on the web and narrowed your search to a few brokers or lenders who all have the same, reasonable interest rates. How do you choose one over the…

Pros and Cons of Buying a home in a neighborhood with a homeowners association in North Atlanta.

Pros and Cons of Buying a home in a neighborhood with a Homeowners Association. Ask two different homeowners what they think about living in a community with a homeowners association and you may see one of them frown and another one smile. The difference of opinion on homeowners associations, or HOAs, depends on several factors,…