Archive for October, 2011

Five quick tips to show your home better

Monday, October 24th, 2011

There are plenty of homes currently on the market so you want yours to look its best when compared to others.   One of the ways to make your home stand out is proper staging.  Here is a great article to help you with staging from AOL Real Estate.  Staging is so important because it shows […]

Yikes! Mortgage rates hit another low

Thursday, October 6th, 2011

   Wow…just when you thought interest rates could not go any lower they drop again. This week 30 year loans hit a record low of 3.94%   With the market bouncing along the bottom and interest rates so low it is a great time to be buying.  Don’t wait til the market turns up and interest […]

Luxury home sales soar in Atlanta in 2011

Thursday, October 6th, 2011

Sales of homes priced at $1 million or more shot up between January and August versus last year’s numbers.  The increase is due to two factors.  One is that the wealthiest are doing well in this economy and the second is that banks have loosened up on lending money on luxury/jumbo mortgages.  The Atlanta Business […]