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Real Estate Agent - Keller Williams Realty Partners ~ 678.462.1191 - Georgia Broker 175548
Serving Woodstock GA & the North Metro Atlanta Real Estate Market Area.
North Metro Atlanta Homes Sold Report for May 2014 The North Metro Atlanta Area is a hotbed of real estate activity.  That's good news for Buyers and Sellers in the Atlanta area.  Let's see how the market fared.  A total of 3876 North Metro Atlanta single-family detached homes were sold in May 20...
Celebrate with fireworks on the 4th of July!   The 4th of July is the day we celebrate the Declaration of Independance.  It is one of my favorite holidays for the fireworks we enjoy after a day of picnics, fun and celebration.  Here are some options to see fireworks in the Atlanta area:   1. Thi...
Selling your Home   It's not uncommon to have a listing where the sellers have a personal attachment to a fixture in their home.  Many owners have either paid a lot of money for the Dining Room chandelier or drapes that match their bedroom bedding.  I usually recommend that they take down the cha...
Buying a home in Georgia   I recently had a buyer that was referred to me by a past client.  The buyer was moving here from another area, but was not quite ready for the move until he sold his present home.  In the meantime, just like most buyers, he was doing his homework first by using the inte...
Making sure your Financial Records are Updated   Last year, there was a U.S. Supreme Court decision that settled a dispute between a widow and the man's first wife, who he had been divorced from for  over 10 years.  The dispute was for the deceased husband's federal employee insurance benefits.  ...
  A new appreciation for Memorial Day When my nephew, Johnny, was a little boy, he decided he wanted to serve this country in the military.  Even though this was a worthy goal for a little boy, it was an understandable concern for any parent.  Many friends and family members did their best to edu...
Are you ready to cross the line for your buyers?  I had a client refer her parents to me to represent them on their move to the area.  The father has Parkinson's Disease and needed to now live closer to family.  At closing, the attorney reminded the buyers that they needed to file their homestead...
Downtown Canton Farmers Market Yes, it's that time of year!  The Opening Day of the Downtown Canton Farmer's Market is May 24, 2014.  The Farmers Market is open from 8am to 12pm every Saturday through Oct. Located in Cannon Park by the gazebo.Rain or shine They promote local farmers and artisans....
It's all about the Curb Appeal Most buyers like to see homes for the first time during the day, but if they live in the area, they will do several drive-bys of the the potential home during the day and at night.   For a very low investment and an easy DIY project, you can add outdoor landscape li...
A big spash of Color from a Container Garden gives a great First Impression! When I list a home that is vacant, it can be a big challenge to create an inviting home atmosphere for a buyer.  A vacant home can be cold and not very cozy to walk into for someone looking for that "I want to spend my l...

Laura Andersen

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