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 has the universal bad rap. As with any siding, but especially stucco; moisture, mold and termites are just waiting for a chance; and that is evidenc...

What is a Neighborhood?

What is a neighborhood? What is a market area? The traditional definitions remain but real estate is a constantly evolving thing. Alpharetta can be east or west of 400, can also include Milton or Johns Creek and be one of six high school districts. Marietta can be east or west of I-75, be East or We...

Hank Miller Team

My Zestimate is Too Low

My Zestimate is too low, my Zestimate is keeping my house from selling, my Zestimate doesn't show my house the right way....it's always something with the "Zestimate". One thing it usually isn't is "my Zestimate is too high". Does it matter? Of course not, the market is the only true indicator of va...

Hank Miller Team

Home Value and External Influences

Home value and appeal can be hurt by a number of external influences. Power lines, traffic and commercial uses are typically avoided by home buyers. But how many buyers regret buying on a golf course or near a park? More than most think. The importance of properly researching every aspect of a home...