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What Credit Score Do You Need To Buy A House?

What Credit Score Do You Need To Buy A House? There are many misconceptions about the credit score needed to buy a house. Recently, it was reported that 24% of renters believe they need a 780-800 credit score to be considered for a mortgage. The reality is they are misinform ... [read full post]
published March 28, 2019

Why A Normal Market Is Just What We Need

  Why A Normal Market Is Just What We Need   The housing market has been hot for a while now. Homes have been flying off the shelves as fast as they have been listed. Buyers have been competing in bidding wars just to find a home to buy, let alone find their ... [read full post]
published February 23, 2019

Why Homeownership Matters Now More Than Ever

Study after study shows that no matter what generation Americans belong to, the vast majority believe that homeownership is an important part of their American Dream. The benefits of homeownership can be broken into two main categories: financial and non-financial (often ... [read full post]
published February 23, 2019

Ariston: A look at Julio Jones’ Mall of Georgia project

In September 2016, Gwinnett County commissioners approved a densely packed mix of shops, offices and apartments near the Mall of Georgia. The $200 million project, called “Ariston,” has a highly-visible principal investor -- Atlanta Falcons superstar wide rece ... [read full post]
published February 21, 2019

2019 Will Be A Great Year For Buyers AND Sellers

                             Many homeowners believe that rising interest rates and home prices have scared away buyers and therefore have not listed their houses for sale. However, the truth is t ... [read full post]
published February 19, 2019

First Time Homebuyers

The purchase of your first home is an important financial decision. First time homebuyers have several mortgage programs to consider with low downpayment, flexible credit, and discounted interest rate options. So many programs that can help you. Life events, marriage, ... [read full post]
published February 15, 2019

Do You Know How Much Your Home Has Increased In Value?

Do You Know How Much Your Home Has Increased In Value?  Last year we saw headlines about a possible housing market bubble, and many wondered if Americans still felt confident about the value of their homes. Recently, the 2018 Houzz & Home Study revealed: &ld ... [read full post]
published February 14, 2019

Buying A House This Year? This Should Be Your 1st Step!

In many markets across the country, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes outnumbers the number of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive marketplace where buyers often need to stand out. One way to show that you are serious about buying your dream ho ... [read full post]
published February 14, 2019

Buying A New Home Young Is The Key To Building Wealth

Buying A Home Young Is The Key To Building Wealth Homeowners who purchase their homes before the age of 35 are better prepared for retirement at age 60, according to a new Urban Institute study. The organization surveyed adults who turned 60 or 61 between 2003 and 2015 fo ... [read full post]
published February 13, 2019

Cost vs. Value: The Home Improvement Projects With the Highest ROI in 2019

Cost vs. Value: The Home Improvement Projects With the Highest ROI in 2019            Larger indoor remodel projects took a hit as well, but weren't impacted as greatly as replacement projects as they rely more on labor costs rather than mat ... [read full post]
published February 13, 2019

Lanier Community Garden

  Last year we tried our best to get a garden going, but the rain and no sun in our yard made it almost impossible. Between the rain, deer, bugs, varmits, etc. We could not get anything to grow well.We had given up on planting here and then we ran across Suwanee Co ... [read full post]
published May 22, 2018

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta is one of the most amazing organizations and the people there are remarkable, caring people.  For over 100 years they have been caring for children with the best physicians and hospitals all over the metro area.   We take the time, ev ... [read full post]
published April 13, 2017
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