Do you have problematic neighbors? Here are your options

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One of the most challenging experiences as a new homeowner is dealing with bad neighbors. You’ve finally moved into a great home after a long search, and you’re excited to settle in and get to know your neighborhood. When you discover that your neighbors are loud, messy, or unfriendly, you might wonder whether or not […]

How to know if a home will appreciate in value?

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Everyone wants their home to appreciate in value. After making monthly mortgage payments for years, it’s a relief to know that your property is worth more than you bought it for. You don’t have to worry about selling at a loss, and you feel confident that you made a wise investment. Most homes do increase […]

How to afford a second home?

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If you’re in a comfortable financial position as a homeowner, you may be thinking about buying a second home. Property is a great investment if you can afford it, so this is a wise choice if you have enough expendable income to cover it. Some people buy a second home to use as a vacation […]

How can you know if a neighborhood is walkable?

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Everyone has different preferences and priorities when it comes to house hunting. Some people look for homes in quiet, rural areas with plenty of space. Others prefer more densely populated neighborhoods where the most important amenities are within walking distance. Knowing whether or not a neighborhood is truly walkable can be difficult, though. Not all […]

Can you challenge a low home appraisal?

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The appraisal is a key step in the process of buying or selling a home. As a buyer, the appraisal needs to meet or exceed the contracted price. As a seller, you need the appraisal to meet or exceed the sale value of the property. This confirms to the mortgage lender that the buyer is […]

Development in Jackson County

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Braselton is a beautiful suburban town in the heart of Atlanta, Jackson County. It is a small captivating town that maintains its traditions and charm since the early 1900s when it was discovered as a prime business area by the Braselton Brothers. Over the years, the town has maintained its allure by maintaining its rural feel. The town boasts outstanding …

Why Anything Real Estate?

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I am America’s Top Selling Real Estate Auctioneer and the Abundant Life Broker. I have been actively involved in over 78,000 real estate transactions (and counting!). I have been licensed in as many as 31 states, (still active in 12) and I started in 1994. However, none of this is really about me. It’s about why my experience level is …

Eight strategies to help you beat all cash offers

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The current real estate market is incredibly competitive, and all-cash offers are becoming more and more common. Massive investment firms have been buying homes as soon as they’re listed, making it very difficult for the average buyer to keep up. If you’re trying to buy a home, you’re probably feeling frustrated with this situation. Competing […]