Category: Tips for homeowners

05
Apr

Spring is here, and that means one thing in Georgia, POLLEN. Even if you try to avoid the outdoors during the high pollen count, it can seem as you’re laying in a field of flowers when you’re inside your home. If you’re like the majority and want to avoid watery eyes, scratchy throat and itchy

13
Mar

Homestead Exemption is a great and easy way to save on your annual property taxes.   Under Georgia law you are entitled to a Homestead Exemption (a reduction in your property taxes) for any property that you own and occupy as your primary residence as of January 1, 2017. The exemption is not automatic, however, and you

13
Feb

Are you looking to sell your home? The Peters Company would love to assist. Not only will our listing team research how to appropriately price your home, but they will also suggest tips for quick fixes that will appeal to ready buyers, schedule a professional stager and photographer, and create a strategic marketing plan.   Before

11
Jan

When it comes to your home, winter is always an expensive time of year. Here are a few smart ways to save a little money inside of your home! Take advantage of the sun: Open those curtains during the day and let the sun heat your home. Just remember to close the curtains at night, to

19
Dec

We all start the New Year with our usual New Year’s Resolutions… lose weight, exercise more, eat healthier, spend more time with loved ones, and more. But what I don’t hear about a lot is plans and goals for our living space. Here is a list of some things to think about in 2018 to

10
Nov

Every Spring I love to see all of the beautiful tulips, irises and daffodils. I always tell myself that I will plant the bulbs the following fall. Fall is here! Now is the time to grow a green thumb and plant your bulbs for spring blossoms. It is very important to plant bulbs now giving

21
Sep

A new house is being built next door to my house. Not only is the constant construction a nuisance, but it can be a security concern too. But there are ways to look on the bright side! If you are dealing wth nearby construction, here are some tips to make the inconvenience more manageable: Get to

19
Sep

First night in your new home! Congratulations! You’ve had a smooth closing and are preparing for the first night in your new home! The kids are tired and so are you…so, let me recommend one last thing that will save you from digging around in those boxes the first evening you have as a family

04
Aug

Last summer, my parents listed their home with a real estate agent. She was a friend of the family, so despite the fact that I worked for uhhhh, The #1 KW Team in Georgia, I didn’t say anything. But when I looked at their listing online, I saw the pictures and there was a horrible

07
Jun

While the market is ever changing, many sellers are often curious about the value of their home. After all, for many people their home is their biggest financial asset! Of course, there are many factors in determining the price of a home. Below are the most commonly used “measuring sticks” for pricing property. However, it’s

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