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Guatemalan Home For Sale

Guatemalan Home For Sale

Come back to nature in this hidden Lake Atitlan Paradise!1.5 acres private lakefront property for sale in Chutinamit (Santiago Atitlan) on Lake Atitlan, Guatemala. USD $199,000Three fully-equipped &...

It’s All Relative

It’s All RelativeIt’s All Relative…Check it out.  Then and now… In January of 2015, a gallon of milk cost $3.89a loaf of bread cost $2.38a new auto cost...

The Beautiful Trees of Atlanta

Atlanta TreesWhen thinking about what tree to plant in your front yard, consider the space first.  Trees grow over time.   Even though the tree may look small today, over the years it...

Get Tested for Radon

Hello my Homeowner friend. So that you know…Radon is a silent home danger in a lot of homes in the Atlanta Metro area.  Unless the home has been tested, most homeowners don't realize that...

Appraisal Types

Different Appraisal TypesBy: D. Scott Murphy, SRA One of the most common questions I am asked when I speak to groups or teach a class is – what is the difference in a refinance appraisal...

Dealing with Financing

Dealing with Financing

As the events of the last few years in the real estate industry show, people forget about the tremendous financial responsibility of purchasing a home at their peril. Here are a few tips for dealing...

Preparing to Sell

Preparing to Sell

Selling your home doesn′t just mean hiring a realtor to stick a sign out front. There are a lot of preparations you should make to ensure you get the best offer possible in the shortest...

Relocating to the Big City

Relocating to the Big City

Moving from a small town or suburb to a large city can be an intimidating proposition. Here are a few tips to help make your move as painless as possible.Research before you move. It’s important to...

5 Tips for Buying a Home

5 Tips for Buying a Home

Looking to buy a home? Here are five essential tips for making the process as smooth as possible.Get your finances in order.Start by getting a full picture of your credit. Obtain copies of your...