Everything You Need to Know About Rent-to-Own

Everything You Need to Know About Rent-to-Own

Rent-to-own options create a work-around that lets potential home buyers start renting the home of their dreams until they are in a better financial situation to buy it back. It seems like the perfect setup, especially for those who are tired of sinking money into monthly rental payments with no... read more

15 Staycation Ideas Within 50 Miles of Atlanta

15 Staycation Ideas Within 50 Miles of Atlanta

If you were forced to cancel your vacation this year and left with a few days off and no plans, you can still put those off-days to good use with a vacation in your own backyard this holiday season. Introducting, the staycation, a trip spent either in the comfort of your own home, or in another... read more

A Millennial's Guide to First-Time Home Buying

A Millennial's Guide to First-Time Home Buying

According to a report published by the National Association of REALTORS®, millennials made up 38% of the buyers’ market in 2020, the highest share of any other generation. It’s no surprise that millennials-the generation born between 1981 and 1996-are attracted to homeownership, with the... read more

Building a Home Gym on a Budget

Building a Home Gym on a Budget

There are countless reasons why building a home gym is the perfect way to kick off the new year and dive into fitness resolutions. Turning a corner or room you aren't using into a quick workout space cuts back on your commute time to a physical gym, allows you to try out new movements in the... read more

The Perfect Gift Ideas for New Homeowners

The Perfect Gift Ideas for New Homeowners

Buying a home is a monumental step for anyone, but many new home owners chose to forego housewarming parties throughout the year to keep loved ones safe and gatherings small. If your friend or family member just got the keys to their new home and they don't have a list of items they are... read more

How to Make a Winning Offer in a Seller’s Market

How to Make a Winning Offer in a Seller™s Market

A seller’s market occurs when there are more home buyers in the real estate market than there are eligible homes for sale, complicating everything when you are trying to put a winning offer on your dream home. In metro Atlanta, throughout 2020, many homes saw multiple offers within 24 hours of... read more

Top Questions to Ask a Real Estate Agent Before You Buy a Home

Top Questions to Ask a Real Estate Agent Before You Buy a Home

If you are considering dipping your toes into the home-buying waters and are ready to start looking at houses, it helps to prepare a list of questions to ask your real estate agent throughout the buying process to ensure that the home is a good fit for you and your family-before you get too... read more

Real Estate FAQ: Should We Downsize Right After Retiring?

Real Estate FAQ: Should We Downsize Right After Retiring?

Congratulations – retirement is just around the corner, bringing with it new days of freedom and opportunity! For many, retirement is associated with a bucket list of new places and experiences to try, from traveling on a European river cruise to writing a book to picking up a new hobby or... read more

Buying a New Construction in 2021? Here's What to Expect

Buying a New Construction in 2021? Here's What to Expect

In a real estate market where inventory is extremely low, purchasing a new construction can be an ulterior route for moving into your dream home, while also providing you the benefit of being the first homeowner to ever live in this home. If this is something that interest you, here are the top... read more

September 2021 Super Sunday Winner

September 2021 Super Sunday Winner

We’re proud to announce Thomas Otoo of Atlanta, GA as the winner of Better Homes and Garden Real Estate Metro Brokers’ most recent Super Sunday $1,000 giveaway. Otoo attended an open house hosted by Alyssa Garrett of the Peachtree City Office on September 12. read more