Since May of 2020 the housing market has seen an incredible amount of demand, most of it driven by the historically low interest rates combined with the ability of a lot of people being able to now work from home. Multiple bids, escalation clauses, and “highest and best” offers have become the norm as a […]
I thought this article from HouseLogic was absolutely worth sharing. There were even some things in here that I did not know. For example, I was not aware that as little as a teaspoon of drain cleaner can destroy a septic field! Anyway, the article can be found if you click here.
I am very pleased to have been named one of the top REALTORS in Georgia in 2020 by Newsweek, coming in at #135. The business up here is busier than ever, so hopefully, I will be able to continue on this list in 2021, maybe even with a higher ranking! Please click here to view […]
Rental & Investment Cabins in the North Georgia Mountains The North Georgia Mountains has a very high number of cabins that are on Short Term Vacation Rentals – in other words, 2, 3, 4, & 7-night rentals. There are over 1,100 in Fannin County alone – or at least 1,100 that have registered with […]
Many of my clients keep an eye on their credit scores via Credit Karma or through one of their credit card companies – or both. Most of these scores are coming from VantageScore, a joint venture created in 2006 by TransUnion, Experian, and Equifax, the three largest credit-reporting firms. However, the credit score most widely […]
Clients who purchase land or homes on large acreage up here in the North Georgia Mountains are sometimes not aware of a statewide program called the Conservation Use Program, also sometimes referred to as Conservation Use Value Assessment (CUVA). The Conservation Use program was created by the Georgia Legislature in 1992 due to the skyrocketing […]
A home is one of the largest purchases we make in our life. Unfortunately, there are a lot of scammers out there that are not only aware of this fact, but have found a way to scam people out of their hard earned money when buying a home. It takes most people 5-10 years to […]
Covenants & Restrictions are Different Up Here in the Mountains! I frequently have customers and clients that ask me to show them only “unrestricted land”. When I ask them why they explain that they have lived in communities and neighborhoods that have very strict Covenants & Restrictions, and when they come up here to the […]