Posted by Jenny Smith on Friday, May 26, 2023 at 1:09:01 PMBy Jenny Smith / May 26, 2023Comment
Cheapest Lender Disaster
Dang it, I hate this one! And please know when we say “local lender” we don’t necessarily mean right here in Cartersville as we know lots of great lenders in the “area”. However, local lender is never going to be a company you found online, in another state, that advertises as a discount lender…
Posted by Jenny Smith on Monday, May 22, 2023 at 4:19:34 PMBy Jenny Smith / May 22, 2023Comment
When embarking on the exciting journey of purchasing a new home, homebuyers have a set of priorities and preferences that guide their decision-making process. Understanding the key features that homebuyers prioritize can help both buyers and sellers navigate the real estate market more effectively. In this blog post, we will delve into the top features that homebuyers commonly seek when searching for their dream property. Whether you're a buyer or a seller, these insights will provide valuable guidance to make informed decisions in the real estate landscape.
Location: A Foundation for Lifestyle
The location of a property often tops the list of...
Posted by Jenny Smith on Monday, May 15, 2023 at 3:43 PMBy Jenny Smith / May 15, 2023Comment
In today's fast-paced world, technology has become an integral part of every industry, and real estate is no exception. The influence of technology in the real estate sector is transforming the way we buy,sell, and invest in properties. From advanced data analytics to virtual property tours, technology is revolutionizing the industry and providing new opportunities for professionals and consumers alike. In this blog post, we will explore the profound influence of technology in real estate and discuss how staying ahead of the game can give you a competitive edge.
Access to Information:
Gone are the days when real estate information was limited to classified ads and word-of-mouth. With the advent...
Posted by Jenny Smith on Wednesday, May 10, 2023 at 2:27:14 PMBy Jenny Smith / May 10, 2023Comment
Kailey and Jenny Talk Land: Pros and Cons of Building Your Dream Home
🏠🏢🏗️💰 When it comes to purchasing property, the decision between buying land or an existing house can be a tough one. 💸💭💡 🏠 Buying an existing house offers convenience, as you can move in right away and avoid the additional expenses of building a new home. However, the initial cost of an existing home may be higher, and there is always a risk of hidden repair costs. 🤔🏚️💰 🏗️ Buying land without improvements can offer more flexibility and customization options. You have the opportunity to design and build your dream home from scratch, tailored to your needs and preferences. Additionally, buying land may potentially have lower property tax and insurance rates. However, building a home from scratch requires careful planning, time, and additional...
Posted by Jenny Smith on Wednesday, May 10, 2023 at 1:32:51 PMBy Jenny Smith / May 10, 2023Comment
Have you considered getting flood insurance? You may want to!
Are you a homeowner? Did you know that just because your property is not in a designated flood zone, it doesn't mean you're not at risk for flooding? In fact, floods are the most common and costly natural disaster in the United States, affecting millions of homes and businesses every year. That's why it's important for homeowners to consider flood insurance, even if they don't live in a flood zone. Flood insurance provides financial protection for your home and personal belongings in the event of a flood. It can help cover the cost of damages, repairs, and even temporary housing if you're forced to evacuate. Don't take the risk. Investing in flood insurance can provide peace of mind and financial security for you and your...
Posted by Jenny Smith on Tuesday, May 2, 2023 at 8:46:40 AMBy Jenny Smith / May 2, 2023Comment
Buying a home is one of the biggest investments you’ll make in your lifetime. And, while there are many factors that go into the home-buying process, one of the most important is your credit score. A good credit score can mean the difference between being approved for a mortgage and having your application rejected. In this blog post, we’ll take a closer look at why a good credit score is essential for homebuyers and what you can do to improve your score.
What is a Credit Score?
Your credit score is a three-digit number that represents your creditworthiness. It's calculated based on your credit history, including how much debt you have, how often you make payments on time, and...
Posted by Jenny Smith on Tuesday, April 25, 2023 at 2:33:37 PMBy Jenny Smith / April 25, 2023Comment
Understanding the Seller's Disclosure of Latent Defects & Fixtures Checklist in Georgia Real Estate
Attention homebuyers! 🤗 If you're in Georgia and looking to buy a property, it's important to know that the seller's disclosure of latent defects and fixtures checklist could indicate that the seller has never lived in the house. This is typically the case for properties owned by investors or those that have been inherited. 🏢💰 While this document may not provide as much information as a regular disclosure, it's still crucial to read and understand its contents. It includes a list of fixtures that will be staying with the house, which is valuable information for the buyer. 💡 However, keep in mind that a seller who has never lived in the house may not be aware of all the issues that could affect the property's value and your...
Posted by Jenny Smith on Monday, April 24, 2023 at 2:36:37 PMBy Jenny Smith / April 24, 2023Comment
Spring into Action: Why a Preapproval is Essential in Today's Real Estate Market
🌸🏠 Spring is here, and so is the hot real estate market! Are you ready to make a move? 💰💳 Before you start browsing homes, make sure you have a preapproval in hand! 🙌 This important step can save you time, money, and headaches in the long run. 💯
With a preapproval, you’ll know exactly how much home you can afford, and you’ll be able to shop with confidence. No more falling in love with a home that’s out of your budget! 💔
Plus, having all the information upfront means you can make informed decisions about your payments and be comfortable with your new mortgage. 💸💰
So don’t wait any longer! Get preapproved today and start your home search with confidence.
Posted by Jenny Smith on Tuesday, April 18, 2023 at 3:00:53 PMBy Jenny Smith / April 18, 2023Comment
Unlock Your Dream Home with Our Prepared and Fun Showings!
🔑🏡 Ready to unlock some doors and show our clients their dream homes! 💫💪 👀 You never know what you might find during a showing, but we always come prepared for anything! 🙌😎 🏆 Let us help you find the home of your dreams too! Contact us today! 📲🙏
Posted by Jenny Smith on Tuesday, April 18, 2023 at 2:50:19 PMBy Jenny Smith / April 18, 2023Comment
Discover Your Dream Home - Meagen's Passion for Finding Unique Homes
👋 Hey everyone! Meagen here, and I have a confession to make - I LOVE finding people unique homes! 🏠❤️ There's something so exciting about discovering a home that perfectly matches a client's personality and lifestyle. From historic houses with charming details to modern homes with bold architecture, I'm always on the lookout for something special. 🤩 So, if you're on the hunt for a one-of-a-kind home that truly reflects who you are, then look no further! Reach out to me and let's get started on finding your dream home. 🙌 I have a vast network of contacts and resources, and I'm dedicated to making sure that you find a home that you'll fall in love with. Let's work together to turn your unique vision into a reality! 💭🏡 Don't settle for a cookie-cutter home...