Maximum Conforming Loan limit hits $510,000 in 2020!

Big news for mortgages! The Federal Housing Finance Agency recently announced that it is raising the conforming loan limits for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. In most of the U.S., the 2020 maximum conforming loan limit will be raised to $510,400, up from 2019’s level of $484,350. This marks the fourth straight year that the…

Deck the Halls: Shop the Latest in Holiday Style at Casabella

I love shopping local when I can, and am thrilled to see all of the Christmas items in Casabella as well as beautiful jewelry, housewares, and other items.  I enjoyed my last visit there so much that I wanted to feature them on my blog. Whether you have an extensive holiday collection, or are just…

Beyond Granite: Countertop Choices for Today’s Kitchens and Bathrooms

When it comes to choosing material for your countertops, granite has been the standard for quite a while now. Fortunately, it isn’t the only option that offers both durability and style for your kitchen and bathrooms. With a little bit of research, you can select the material that gives your home a fresh, updated look…

Walton High Drama Presents Matilda!

Here is a quote from the star, Shelby Holihan, who is playing Matilda: “I love playing Matilda because she is such a fun character and I have loved learning how to do a British accent! My favorite thing about the show is the music. The songs are so fun and catchy!”  Allison Dobo, Technical Director…

A Spooktacular Halloween in East Cobb

With Halloween less than a week away, things sure are getting spooky around East Cobb! I love how spirited our community is during the fall. It is so much fun to drive through town and see the creative displays in neighborhoods and businesses. Halloween isn’t complete without a visit to Rick’s Farmer’s Market, where you…

Neutrals ….Now And For 2020

Hardworking neutrals trending into 2020 There are many decisions when moving into a new home or when it’s time to refresh and update your current home.  Perhaps one of the most drawn out decisions is what color you are putting on those fine walls of yours….especially if you’ve decided you want to go neutral.  I…

Elegance and Luxury in the Heart of East Cobb

1297 Waterford Green Trail, Marietta, GA 30068 5BR | 5.5B | Finished Terrace Level | $809,000 | East Cobb | Walton Built in 1994, this beautiful European style home was the last to be built in the Waterford Green Subdivision. When the owners first saw its spacious and elegant style, they instantly fell in love…