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.

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…

About this home….

SOLD! This ranch home with a flat front and backyard is a find in the East Cobb neighborhood of Roswell Downs subdivision.  It was built in the 70s and the lots are 1/2 acre or larger for many of the homes within this subdivision. Known for top East Cobb schools, including Walton High School. Excellent…

Recipe: Kale Salad with Bacon and Blue Cheese

I don’t know about you, but at this time of year, the kale in my garden is going crazy, so I’m always looking for tasty ways to use it, before I plant my summer garden.  This recipe, courtesy of Gimme Some Oven, combines crunchy kale, smoky bacon, pecans, tangy blue cheese, and tart dried cranberries…all…

Where is East Cobb?

Voted the Best Place to Live in Georgia in 2016, by Money Magazine, the East Cobb Blog wants to know…exactly where is East Cobb?  Families with children move to this area to take advantage of some of the best public schools in Georgia, just one of the multitude of factors that have been used to…