Archive for January, 2011

Atlanta property tax appeals just got easier

Tuesday, January 25th, 2011

From this article in the AJC are some notes regarding changes in challenging your property taxes.  There are so many challenges now that your local governments have been forced to make changes.  Shoot me an email if you’d like to know more about challenging your taxes.  I’m here to help Changes in challenging property taxes

It's Cheaper to Buy than Rent…

Tuesday, January 25th, 2011

…at least in 72% of America’s largest cities.  Atlanta is right on the cusp but all forecasts show rent going up but once you buy a home your payment stays the same.  Tell your friends!   Buy rather than rent, even in Atlanta Trulia Rent vs Buy Index

For Generation Y it's not about the dream home, but the dream 'hood

Tuesday, January 18th, 2011

This report from the NAHB and Yahoo! News shows that the youngest home buyers now want smaller homes in a more urban, walkable environment.  This is great for the future of the Intown Atlanta real estate market. http://realestate.yahoo.com/promo/no-mcmansions-for-millennials.html

Good News for Real Estate in Atlanta and Nationally

Tuesday, January 18th, 2011

We’re starting to see some good news in real estate.  Check out this report on The Real Estate Channel from the NAHB. “According to economists who appeared at the NAHB International Builders’ Show in Orlando last week, the U.S. housing market will see gradual improvements in activity this year as the nation’s economy and job […]