Categories for Buying

Do contingencies harm or help?

Purchasing a home is one of the largest financial commitments you’ll ever make, and it’s understandable to want to protect your investment throughout the purchase process. When you’re ready to make an offer on a home, adding a contingency to your contract can give you time to assess the property ...

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10 Ways to Delay a Closing

  You really don’t want to do this do you?  I mean, delay the closing?  Not a good idea.  Can cause massive problems for you and your Atlanta Real Estate Consultant.   Not submitting the requested docs to your local Atlanta loan officer. Not signing the e-docs sent to you.  Nothing can happen until your application  is complete. Choosing one of those on-line lenders where you can never get ahold of the loan officer and ...

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Oh Atlanta, the times they are a-changing

The Atlanta Business Chronicle has used research data from Georgia State University to trace how the population of Atlanta and it’s surrounding area have changed over the past 47 years.  Specifically it details how the white and African-American populations have changed geographically by race/ethnicity, education, income and age.  Hispanics were ...

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Homebuying -Don’t put all your eggs in one basket

So many homeowners today are making extra payments to pay off their mortgages sooner. Do you fit into this mindset?  Let me pay it off as soon as possible to be debt free!  Perhaps this philosophy came from the recession/depression of the past 10 years.  Foreclosures were coming about left ...

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