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Our Real Estate Projections for 2013: How’d We Do?

July 3, 2013 11:52 pm

At the beginning of the year, we predicted what we thought would be the 5 Real Estate Trends that would dominate headlines in 2013. Let’s see how we did. Original Post with Grade & Update Predicting trends during volatile economic times in American is no easy task. However, we are going to give it our [...]

Celebrate Independence Day at the Square

July 3, 2013 2:26 pm

Marietta is a vibrant city located about 23 miles north from Downtown Atlanta. This beautiful and historic town offers plenty of activities for the whole family year-round. Independence day 2013 will be celebrated at the Marietta Square with a series of activities for everyone. (Read More)

Buying a Home? How the Serenity Prayer May Help

June 28, 2013 10:28 pm

You may be frustrated while attempting to buy a home in today’s market. You may feel powerless to the process. How could YOU possibly know whether the current good news about housing will continue? There is no doubt that today’s real estate market is extremely difficult to navigate. However, we want you to know that [...]

House Sale Price: List It Right from the Beginning

June 28, 2013 10:28 pm

With house prices increasing across the country, sellers may think they can list their homes at a higher price and adjust if necessary. That may not be a good strategy. This is a post we ran last year by Ken H. Johnson, Ph.D. — Florida International University (FIU) and Editor of the Journal of Housing [...]

Hispanic Housing Market: Study Addresses Discrimination

June 28, 2013 10:28 pm

If you want to work with the Hispanic community, the first thing you have to do is understand their fears concerning the real estate process and why they have those fears. A study just released by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Housing Discrimination against Racial and Ethnic Minorities 2012, addresses these [...]