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The Problems with Stucco Homes

The problems with stucco homes couldn't be better demonstrated than with this real word listing. This is "hardcoat" stucco; not EFIS (synthetic) which...

Is a New Home Better than an Existing Home?

Some home buyers might be faced with a simple question; is a new home better than an existing home? The answer is that there is no universal answer....

The Best Areas for Investors Around Atlanta

Heads up for you wanna be Atlanta investors; calm down. ATTOM completed a report card showing the best areas for investors around Atlanta. Spoiler al...

The Art of Losing the Deal

When otherwise intelligent people do inexplicably stupid things, the art of losing the deal is mastered. Real estate offers endless opportunities for ...

2017 Tax Assessments in Fulton County Jump 50%+

The tax man cometh...and there will be pain in Fulton County. As one of the worst run counties in the nation (yes, my opinion) some Fulton County home...

Time to Check the Atlanta Area Housing Market

Time to check the Atlanta area housing market. Below, we look at a few key indicators across the metro area; we look inside and outside the perimeter...

The Real Estate Agent Problem

Are real estate agents selling or counseling? Are they expected to be cheerleaders or shepherds; to paint the “happily ever after” or “be carefu...

East Cobb Home Prices – Pope HS & Walton HS

Strong continues to be the description for East Cobb home prices and the real estate market. Here we take a focused look at the two most popular East...

Home Ownership Continues to Decline in the Atlanta Area

Home ownership continues to decline in the Atlanta area. In 2009, 51.3% of residents were owners, in 2016 that declined to 43.6%. That's a huge swing ...

What to Expect in the Atlanta Real Estate Market for 2017

What to expect in the Atlanta real estate market for 2017 depends on who you speak with. There are always differences of opinions between those workin...