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June 13, 2016 - 12:00am

Water damage is a common issue that comes with owning a home. From a leaky roof to a wet basement, there are a number of water woes a homeowner may experience.

Here is a helpful list of common water issues in the home and how to remedy them!

June 7, 2016 - 12:00am

Why Downsize?

There are multiple reasons why downsizing is a good option for families. One reason is to help aid in a financial situation. High mortgages, and utilities may be enough reason for a family to move into a smaller home.

Empty nesters are also people who commonly downsize. They no longer need the additional bedrooms and square footage, so they opt for a home that fits their new size.

June 5, 2016 - 12:00am

What is PMI?

Private Mortgage Insurance (PMI) is an insurance premium paid by homeowners who have put down less than 20% on the home they purchased. Lenders require this as a safety cushion for themselves in the event the homeowner defaults on their loan.

May 31, 2016 - 12:00am

Whether you’re looking for a quiet, family-oriented community like Richmond Hill or the sophistication and flair of big city life like Savannah, there are countless reasons why people choose to call the beautiful state of Georgia home!

May 24, 2016 - 12:00am

Foreclosure and short sales can happen to anyone and anywhere. In a world full of opinions, there are quite a few myths surrounding this topic.

Here are some of the more common myths about foreclosure and short sales to keep both sellers and buyers better informed.

May 17, 2016 - 12:00am

Millennial is a term used to describe people who are approximately 18-35 years old at the current time. From consumer products to real estate, they are a very big part of purchasing made today and their likes and dislikes are strongly researched.

May 10, 2016 - 12:00am

In the event of an emergency at home, one of the first things you will need to find quickly will be important phone numbers. These numbers are very easily forgotten in the chaos of a situation!

Rather than frantically searching stacks of papers or googling online, keeping them all in an easy to reach location is a good way to minimize some of your stress.

Below is a general list of the most important phone numbers homeowners will need in the event of an emergency.

May 2, 2016 - 12:00am

Whether you’re looking for a quiet, family-oriented community like Richmond Hill or the sophistication and flair of big city life like Savannah, there are countless reasons why people choose to call the beautiful state of Georgia home!

April 26, 2016 - 12:00am

As the real estate industry evolves and thrives, change happens. Things you may believe to be true could in fact be outdated! Below are some examples of outdated real estate advice and how it can be updated to reflect the current times!

Today most people are looking to save a few bucks. As a home seller some very well-meaning people may suggest a “For Sale By Owner” approach. It is true you may save on commission pricing but you will also lose out on all the professional services that a realtor can provide for you.

April 19, 2016 - 12:00am

Writing a good real estate listing is much more than jotting a few fluffy adjectives and taking good photos. A listing is a big opportunity to show all the best features of a home and paint the picture of a dream home to potential buyers. It is one of the most important parts of the listing process!