Almost every Realtor has their pet project, their passion, their community service, their outlet for volunteering and giving back to the community. While some agents incorporate their philanthropy into their business model & their marketing, most support their community without calling ... » Learn More about Will Rock for Food
My house is in the MLS, so we are good, right? Well, maybe. Say your friend is a Realtor in Atlanta, and you want to use him or her to list your home. No problem right? As licensed agents, we are able to buy and sell within the State of Georgia, so it should be simple. Your friend is excited and ... » Learn More about Listing your Home & The MLS
June is wedding season and with weddings come gifts and registries. Etiquette has changed over the years and many brides and grooms have requested cash or down payment contributions for their first home as part of their wedding registry. How does this type of thing work? Is it considered tacky or ... » Learn More about Can you register for a new home?
It is just about summer here in Athens and that means we get the city back! The students have gone home and now we get to enjoy our favorite watering holes, restaurants and our general activities without much fuss. Life gets a little bit slower, a little more relaxed, and a little less crowded. So ... » Learn More about It’s summer, summer, summertime!
First things first, what is PMI anyway? PMI or Private Mortgage Insurance is a type of mortgage insurance designed specifically to protect the lender in case of default. It is paid as an upfront cost, a monthly premium, or a combination of the two, and your lender will tell you all ... » Learn More about Can You Stop Paying your Private Mortgage Insurance? Maybe!