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FHA Mortgage Insurance Premiums - Changes to FHA Loans in April 2011 The Federal Housing Administration will be increasing the monthly mortgage insurance premium on 30 and 15 year fixed rate mortgages by 25 basis points (pbs), or 0.25% of the total loan value.   The change takes effect on April 1...
02/22/2011
Appealing your Property Assessment  - Filing a Real Property Tax Return in 2011 It's no secret.  ALL of the home values have dropped in the last two years... but this does't mean that your property taxes will automatically go down.  There is a good chance, that you're being  ufairly taxed on a mu...
02/15/2011
If you are no longer able to afford your mortgage payment, please check your state regulations -- and talk to a local real estate professional -- to fully understand your options.  In many cases, a short sale is the best option for your credit score and your wallet!As a Northern Virginia Short Sa...
01/28/2011
As an Atlanta real estate agent, I've found that most home buyers dread the process of gathering their documents so that they may apply for a new mortgage.  To avoid any suspense, Bridget McGee created a list of documents your loan officer will probably need to get your loan processes and approve...
01/26/2011
Brookhaven Townhomes - Townhouses for sale in Brookhaven Atlanta OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY FROM 2 to 4 PM! 1196 Brookhaven Glen ::  Atlanta, GA  30319 2 bedrooms ::  Bonus room  ::  2 full bathrooms  :: 2 car gararge Picture perfect brick townhome in Atlanta's most sought-after neighborhood. Gleaming har...
01/21/2011
Happy 2011!  With the start of the New Year, it's never too early to begin thinking about tax season.  As you know, buying a home can be a huge tax advantage, so I want to be sure that as a new homeowner you know you may be eligible for a Homestead Exemption. Georgia allows homeowners to claim a ...
01/19/2011
Bungalows in Grant Park Atlanta - Atlanta Bungalows for Sale There are two fantastic 1920s bungalows -- both priced in the $250s -- that will be listed in the next week in Atlanta's Grant Park neighborhood.  599 Oakland Avenue is a large 2 bedroom home with two bonus rooms, open floor plan, vault...
01/11/2011
Kirkwood Atlanta Real Estate - Homes for Sale in Kirkwood Atlanta Even though we are only about 10 days into the new year, there are quite a few new or updated listings in Atlanta's popular Kirkwood neighborhood! With interest rates on the rise in 2011, many Atlanta home buyers are starting their...
01/11/2011
Are we really in a buyer's market?  Every neighborhood is a bit different and we can track the market shifts when we look at the adsorption rates for each neighborhood. The following post is excellent -- especially if you are considering selling your home. Pricing Realistically - Understanding Ab...
12/15/2010
Holiday Events in Decatur Georgia - Decorate Decatur Community Grab your outdoor lights,  garland, and yard "art" and get ready for the annual Decorate Decatur Contest! On December 19th, 2010, judges will drive through Decatur and pick their 10 favorite homes, as well as one favorite business and...
11/29/2010
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