BLOGS

29
Aug

Congratulations to Allyson!  We sold her Decatur home this week!  She is preparing for a new life in Chicago with her future husband.  Allyson was actually referred to us by a past client and she became not only a client, but a friend.  We are sad to see her move to Chicago but wish her

28
Aug

Reading the Atlanta Journal Constitution today, I came across this article related to the new Federal Tax Credit for first time homebuyers as part of the 2008 Housing Rescue Bill signed by President Bush earlier in the year.  There may be some confusion over what it is, and I thought I would just let you know

27
Aug

  Over the past five years, rent in metropolitan areas has risen an average of 8% per year.  Don’t put up with another letter from your landlord announcing ANOTHER rent increase.  Start owning your home vs. renting your home.  It’s more affordable than you might think.  There are some great programs, including a FHA mortgage

27
Aug

We are often asked, what is the best search engine for looking up active listings on the market.  Well, the wonder of the internet have given the consumer some great tools.  Trulia and Zillow come to mind as the most recent useful search engines.  However, a new study commissioned by Roost.com has come out confirming that

13
Aug

As a past educator with my Masters in Education, I am still drawn to school-related information.  Newsweek just posted an article entitled, “The Top of the Class – The Complete List of the 1,300 TOP U.S. High Schools.”  51 Georgia High Schools made it to the top of the class.  Check to see if your

12
Aug

“Welcome to our world of real estate,” our associate broker said after telling us that the metro Atlanta area had 6,000 foreclosed homes sold on the courthouse steps last Tuesday.  What a market to begin your real estate career in!  Well, fortunately, as Lesley has pointed out every time someone asks us about the market,

07
Aug

  Congratulations to the Barr Family!  I had the privelage of meeting the Barr’s in May and began to discuss the possibility of selling their home in Brookhaven Heights, despite the current market.  The Barr’s had their home on the market last year.  So, this year when it was time to “try again” with someone

06
Aug

  Now that Andy has joined the team, we are faced with a little identity crisis.  We need a name that more accurately reflects our partnership.  We need your help.  Let us know what you think out of the following names:   The Peters Team The Peters Company Peters and Professionals Peters and Company Peters

05
Aug

Offered at $700,000 Gorgeous home in midst of Historic Vinings with Cobb County Taxes •  Kitchen features stainless appliances, granite countertops, tile backsplash, breakfast bar, and butler’s pantry •  Bright, open floor plan boasts an excessive amount of living space with finest detailed moldings throughout including coffered ceilings and exquisite archways •  Expansive master suite

05
Aug

Offered at $124,900 Unique One Bedroom/One Bathroom Floorplan within Collier Green Condominiums • Larger Floorplan boasts Open Kitchen •  Kitchen features Granite Countertops, Stainless Appliances, and Stained Cabinets •  Gleaming Hardwoods throughout Living Area •  Upgraded Berber Carpet in Master •  Stepless Entry yet Second Story Balcony • Private, Park View from Balcony • Great