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Becoming a Home Maintenance Pro: Tips for Homeowners

Many homeowners don’t think about home maintenance until something breaks, but that’s not the best way to take care of your home. Whether you’re a new homeowner or have been settled for years, it’s never too late to cultivate some home maintenance habits. Here are three tips to help you Read More

The Economy Roars, but Housing Slumps Atlanta

You read the headline, “lowest unemployment rate in 50 years achieved in October 2018.” Not since 1969 has the unemployment rate been this low. Real wages and household incomes are growing at the fastest rate since the early 2000s. Meanwhile, existing home sales are slumping—down six of the last seven months on an Read More

Breaking down Homebuilding costs in 2018

Breaking down homebuilding costs in 2018. While the price of building a new home may be more than the cost to buy a pre-owned one, building a home allows buyers to design the home with the features they want. According to a Trulia study, 41 percent of Americans would rather Read More

Atlanta Real Estate Snapshot: January 2018

Last year, U.S. consumers seemed to be operating with a renewed but cautious optimism. The stock market was strong, wages were edging upwards and home buying activity was extremely competitive. Not much has changed in 2018 in terms of those measures, yet there is a sort of seasoned prudence mixed Read More