real estate business: What is to become of the season? - 04/19/20 06:40 AM
Historically, the Real Estate season gets off to a busy start around mid February and runs like gangbusters until September. This year, we started off a bit early and it looked like we were going to have a busy season, until the disease that shall not be named reared its ugly head.
While real estate business does continue, it certainly has had some air taken out of its sails. Understandably, buyers and sellers are a bit leery of either letting strangers tromp through their homes, or doing the tromping themselves. All this leads me to wonder whether the selling season will resume … (4 comments)

real estate business: We can save money not using a buyer's agent, right? - 08/26/19 05:11 AM
Over dinner this past weekend, I listened to the story of a buyer who was told that they could save 1/2 the commission fees by not using an agent in their transaction. Who told him this? The listing agent. When I asked if this was put into the contract, the answer was no. They just "Assumed" this would happen. I assume it won't.
There are¬†unscrupulous people in the world that will tell you something and then not follow through with what they tell you. I know this is hard to believe, but it happens. Oh, and the listing agent was related to … (2 comments)

real estate business: What's up Atlanta? - 04/20/16 05:11 AM
Well, I will tell you what's up, Pending sales or homes that have a contract on them but not yet closed was up 10 percent from same time last year. Also up? Median and average sales prices. The median sales price increased to $179,000 and the average sales price to $221,670.
Sounds good huh? Well, these numbers indicated that the market for homes in the Atlanta metropolitan area is heating up. The next numbers complete this picture.
So, what's down? Everything else. Inventory for our metro area is down 15% from last year this time. New listings coming on the market are down … (1 comments)

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