Monday, February 8, 2021 / by Laura Miller Edwards Realty Group
We are very excited to announce our new video series entitled The Lowdown with the Local Market Experts. At the Laura Miller Edwards Realty Group, we pride ourselves on being experts in our local market. We work hard to understand and stay abreast of the nuances of the northwest Atlanta real estate market. This new video series will share all of our knowledge directly with you! We'll have videos on real estate related topics such as the home buying or selling process, tips and tricks, as well as recent market statistics from our service area, primarily Cobb, Cherokee, and Paulding Counties. We'll also feature our listings, favorite local business, and much more!
Our first episode is out now - get The Lowdown on Title Fraud Protection with our friends at the real estate law firm Neel, Robinson & Stafford, LLC.
We hope you'll tune in for future episodes! You can find The Lowdown on our YouTube channel, Facebook and Instagram. We'd love to connect with you so please make sure. ...
Tuesday, February 2, 2021 / by Laura Miller Edwards Realty Group
The real estate market is expected to do very well in 2021, with mortgage rates that are hovering at historic lows and forecasted by experts to remain favorable throughout the year. One challenge to the housing industry, however, is the lack of homes available for sale today. Last week, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) released their Existing Home Sales Report, which shows that the inventory of homes for sale is currently at an all-time low. The report explains:
“Total housing inventory at the end of December totaled 1.07 million units, down 16.4% from November and down 23% from one year ago (1.39 million). Unsold inventory sits at an all-time low 1.9-month supply at the current sales pace, down from 2.3 months in November and down from the 3.0-month figure recorded in December 2019. NAR first began tracking the single-family home supply in 1982.”(See graph below):
What Does This Mean for You?
If You’re a Buyer: ...
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 / by Lisa Williams
Did you know January 14 was National Organize Your Home Day? Neither did we! It makes sense though. With the bustle of the holidays over, now is the perfect time to take stock of the chaos in your home, controlled or not, and make a few changes!
If you’re even remotely thinking about selling your home in the upcoming months, starting on the process of decluttering and organizing now will make your life easier when the time comes to list your home for sale. There are other benefits too. Being organized can lead to better sleep, boost your energy, reduce stress, lower your risk for a heart attack and provide an overall happier life. Who doesn’t want to be happier?
PICK A PLACE & START
Don’t let the amount of stuff there is to do overwhelm you. Start small. Start in one place. The key is to just start. Pick one room and work from there. It may be the area that guests see the most such as the kitchen, bathroom or front entry. It might be the area that gives you the! ...