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…

Waterford Green home in demand!

5541 Waterford Green Glen was listed in late March and under contract in just two days. The sellers were ready to make a move and wanted to catch the early Spring market. This exceptional home was listed by Lee Ann Wynns with Dorsey Alston Realtors. Waterford Green is a neighborhood that was on our buyer’s…

Atlanta Real Estate’s Surprise Boom …A Look Back at 2020!

East Cobb Market Insider Report The Covid-19 pandemic upended our habits and our rhythms. The shocking shutdown due to this global pandemic in March kept many sellers on the sidelines. Brokers and agents were not sure what would happen when everything skidded to a halt on Friday March 13th 2020. More than ever, we all…

What’s Trending in Flooring?

I am sharing the following content from Elisabeth Stubbs of Enhance Floors and More. I’ve met Elisabeth and her great staff a few times over at her showroom in Marietta. But, when I keep hearing positive comments from neighbors and friends who used her for carpet, hardwood, and other home improvements, I asked her if…

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.

Dream Closets for Any Home

By Gretchen Hornsby, East Cobb homeowner It was December of 2018 when we heard the crash. My husband and I were sitting in our home office late one night when we heard something rip from the wall in our master bedroom closet. Then came the toppling of racks, clothes, and boxes. Opening the door, we…