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It’s a seller’s market right now folks. Demand for homes is high and inventory is low.  So, it seems like the perfect time to list your house, right? Slow down. The market may be prime for selling, but you need to look at your personal situation. Before you put that for sale sign in your yard, it...
Midtown Montgomery Home for Sale:850 E Edgemont Ave, Montgomery AL 36111MLS# 4269354 bedrooms | 2 baths | 1,846 square feet | CloverdaleThis lovely home is move-in ready with beautiful hard wood floors (no carpet!), two tiled fireplaces, all new light fixtures, cedar closets and smooth ceilings. ...
Midtown Montgomery Home for Sale:1536 Gilmer Ave, Montgomery AL 36104MLS# 4268425 bedrooms | 4 baths | 1 half bath | 3,780 square feet | CloverdaleConveniently located in Midtown Montgomery and situated on an estate lot in one of the most desirable blocks of the Garden District, this lovely home ...
With all the fees and expenses involved in purchasing a home, it may be tempting to skip the  home inspection to avoid spending the money.  But in the long run, it may cost you more to skip it.  Home inspections sometimes reveal things that ultimately could have cost you way more than the fee inv...
When trying to sell your house, you want to make the best possible impression on potential buyers.  While some buyers will say that they knew a house was right for them the minute they walked in the door, other buyers will tell you they knew immediately that a house was NOT right for them. Someti...
Titus AL Home for Sale:225 Stoney Point Rd, Titus AL 36080MLS# 4264953 bedrooms | 2 baths | 2600 square feet | Lake JordanThis picture- perfect house sits on 1.82 acres of private woods and professionally landscaped yard complete with a sprinkler system and a well. The living space has an open fl...
Buying your first house is a monumental milestone in life.  It’s likely the largest financial commitment you will have made up to this point.  You want to get it right.  Here is a basic overview of five essential things you need to know when taking this step. Hire a Realtor.  Having an agent will...
Midtown Montgomery Home for Sale:2340 College St, Montgomery AL 36106MLS# 4246704 bedrooms | 3 baths | 2,448 square feet | CloverdaleDon't be fooled by look of this charming Midtown Montgomery cottage - it's actually a 4 bedroom, 3 bath split level! Located on a large lot in the heart of Old Clov...
As a real estate agent, I love helping people purchase their first home.  However, there are two major challenges that I see time and time again with first time home buyers: They often carry too much debt. They don’t have enough cash for a down payment. These two issues are strongly related in th...

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