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By TIM GRISSETT
(Chapman Hall Premier Realtors)
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The No. 1 essential for your office is comfort. An office you want to be in will help you get more done! Keep in mind the number of hours you will spend there. Choose a location that is big enough so you aren't squeezed in anywhere, in a separate room, if possible. Your chair is everything — make...

By Ron Chastain, What ever it takes
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
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 When Mcdonough house values—or even only the public’s perception of house values—rise and fall at eye-popping rates, even homeowners who aren’t thinking of selling find it unsettling. The dislocations that resulted from the housing crisis of the last decade are hard to forget. Although some risk...

By Ron Chastain, What ever it takes
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
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 Everyone still calls active would-be Henry County home buyers “house hunters.” The term hasn’t changed; the goal hasn’t, either—but today the activity it conjures up is very different from that it did just a short while ago. For instance, for Henry County house hunters whose last hunt was in, sa...

By Ron Chastain, What ever it takes
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
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Like almost everyone else in Stockbridge who spends time online, I often come across lists. Headlines that list the “Top 10” or “Top 5” of almost anything usually catch my eye—especially the ones with “real estate” in the title. I’ve trained myself to just glance at the items and move on if they ...

By Ron Chastain, What ever it takes
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
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Your Mcdonough investment properties are fulfilling all the potential you hoped they would. They do more than just pay for themselves with the cash that flows in with the tenants’ monthly rent checks—they also build equity with each mortgage payment. The wisdom of those investments is reinforced ...

By Ron Chastain, What ever it takes
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
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Last week, Henry County residents who found themselves at any stage of preparing to buy or sell Henry County homes had to have been motivated by what came out of Washington. Last Wednesday was the day the Federal Reserve officials were set to announce their new target for the benchmark federal fu...

By Ron Chastain, What ever it takes
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
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No matter what their current financial profile, home buyers in Jamestown share knowledge that the value of the property they are acquiring will become a significant entry whenever their family’s net worth is reckoned.For those whose total in that category weighs in at $5 million or more: great! Y...

By TIM GRISSETT
(Chapman Hall Premier Realtors)
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Written by Cory Kammerdiener      Many home buyers enter the process of buying their first home and they don’t understand credit or how it works. They may not have the best credit score now, but they don’t understand how using a secured credit card can help or how their credit score is figured o...

By Ron Chastain, What ever it takes
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
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Most Stockbridge real estate turnaround practitioners follow what might be called “The House Flippers’ Creed”: buy, fix, sell—as quickly as possible! The speed factor isn’t just because, as in most businesses, volume dictates profitability. It’s also due to the investment’s interest expense—the v...

By Ron Chastain, What ever it takes
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
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If you’re keeping abreast of the latest Mcdonough real estate doings and you come across the word “surban”—that isn’t just some sloppy spelling. It’s a new real estate term we’re likely to see a lot more often.The most-cited definition for “surban” is in Urban Dictionary.com. It defines the word ...

By Ron Chastain, What ever it takes
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
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For those who may have been wondering how the final GOP Tax Bill could affect possible real estate investment plans and tax liability next year, the changes can be significant.I know, I know. As soon as you saw “tax liability,” your eyes glossed over and your finger got ready to swipe right. But ...

By Ron Chastain, What ever it takes
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
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 If you’re selling your home in Stockbridge this summer, there’s one piece of pre-sale advice that will almost always pay off: the pre-sale home inspection.You might be surprised to learn that many sellers elect not to take advantage of this service—but I can’t say I blame them. A home inspection...

By Ron Chastain, What ever it takes
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
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 If they follow the same path home loan applicants across the nation are choosing, most Henry County mortgage applicants will continue passing up adjustable-rate offerings. As last week’s Real Estate News analysis points out, there are multiple reasons for that phenomenon.It’s been a decade since...

By Ron Chastain, What ever it takes
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
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In my capacity as Henry County real estate information-gatherer, I really couldn’t pass up last week’s, “How to Sell Your House for More than It’s Worth.”  I know; I know: that’s the kind of web clickbait we’ve all learned to avoid—like popups announcing “New Law Cuts Henry County Residents’ Tax ...

By Ron Chastain, What ever it takes
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
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 Every Mcdonough Realtor® has heard this observation from a selling client more than once: “Now that I’ve fixed the place up, it’s so nice to live here!” It’s sometimes followed by a wistful, “I should have done it years ago!” They don’t need to add, “so we could have enjoyed it ourselves.”The cu...

By Ron Chastain, What ever it takes
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
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Georgia and Henry County are not immune to at least one outfall from what the New York Times calls “the great American single-family home problem”: the looming shortage in affordable places to live. What might seem to be mostly a distant challenge for faraway metropolitan areas could eventually a...

By Ron Chastain, What ever it takes
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
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When it comes to Henry County house hunting, sooner or later you’re bound to find yourself confronted by a question of proper house touring etiquette. After all, you’re an invited guest in somebody else’s Henry County home—someone who you don’t know, who isn’t around, and whose house rules are a ...

By Ron Chastain, What ever it takes
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
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For most Henry County July 4th celebrants, the period between the last barbecued hot dog and the first firework (even if it’s only on TV) can drag on so long that it threatens the festivities. Times like these may not quite try men’s (or Moms’) souls, but they do cry out for creative diversions l...

By Ron Chastain, What ever it takes
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
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Once you have determined that it’s time to begin the process of selling your Henry County house, it won’t take long to uncover the number of small details that inevitably need attention. These are the kind of minor imperfections everybody learns to live with—things like kitchen cupboard hinges th...

By Ron Chastain, What ever it takes
(Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Partners)
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There’s little debate about the psychological importance that color exerts on people—nor on the crucial role it can play in creating an attractive atmosphere. When you decide what tweaks will do the most to prep your Henry County home for market, it follows that choosing the right paint color for...

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