East Cobb… a City? You decide.

If you live in East Cobb, you have heard about the possibility of the City of East Cobb. Need more information on this subject?  For your convenience I’ve complied several links from East Cobb News and The East Cobber covering both sides of this proposal. The East Cobb News has done a great job with a…

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…

East Cobb home … beautiful, inside and out!

I am pleased to present this new listing located in East Cobb’s top school district near shopping, dining, parks and recreation. More details Looking for an updated, sparking home and park-like backyard? This is it! The backyard is big enough for a sport court, and plenty of grassy areas to play and entertain. The beautiful stone…

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…

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…

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…