The Revival of the Ranch home with a rustic touch

Ranch homes are making a comeback. You ask why? First of all, baby boomers who once thought the McMansions were the best ever are now having a hard time going up and down stairs and taking care of large homes. Older ranch houses built in the suburbs during the 50s and 60s are now getting…

Pricing a House Correctly Still Matters….even in a Hot Market!

Dorsey Alston posted a blog recently that provides insight into each of the local markets in the Atlanta area. I am happy to share in this posting of my blog. Dorsey Alston compared the month-to-month data from May 2020 to May 2021 and found the number of days a home for sale stays on the…

Bridge Closed – Go Around! Ugh….

Willeo Bridge over Willeo Creek Closed! It’s going to be inconvenient for the next few months for those of us who need to cross over Willeo Bridge located near the roundabout near Willeo, Lower Roswell and Timber Ridge Roads. The old bridge built in 1960 will be replaced. The joint venture with Cobb County and…

Homestead Exemption

If you purchased a home in 2019. You had lots of important things to do. Don’t forget to file for your homestead exemption before April 1.

Feeling badly about letting go of household items…DON’T

Got too many useful household items, too much useful furniture, but it’s not useful to you any longer? Feeling badly about getting rid of it….DON’T. Donate to charity. Your donation may mean the world to someone in need. I work with lots of home sellers and buyers who have been in the same home for…

Should you buy a second home?

Have you been thinking about owning a second home? Is now the time? Would it work while the kids are young? Or, should you wait until near retirement? There is no right or wrong answer. My son is 26 and daughter is 22. So, as a mom of Millennials, I can look back and reflect…