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By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 22
  There is a buzz here in Georgia about the possibility of snow on Christmas Day. And while that may not be a big deal in much of the country, it’s pretty exciting news here in Newnan! In the nearly thirty-eight years that I have live in the ‘Peach State,” there have been a few significant snowfa...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 3
Newnan HUD homes have always been attractive for buyers looking for value-priced homes with affordable financing options in Coweta County Georgia. One of the best reasons for purchasing a HUD home is that owner-occupants may qualify for and FHA loan with only $100 down. It’s one of the best oppo...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 7
Growing up in Western Pennsylvania, the holiday season was frequently punctuated with snow and always accompanied by cold weather. Here in Newnan Georgia, our winter weather hinges on the wind. When the wind blows from the cold Canadian North, we have typical winter weather. If it blows from the...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 13
  I was talking to a business associate in Buffalo yesterday afternoon and she mentioned that they had just received their first big snowfall of the year and she was hoping to get out of the office on time.. I responded that since she lived in Buffalo, she should be used to it. She quipped: “We a...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 14
  There are a lot of inexpensive homes for sale in the Newnan Georgia. By “inexpensive,” I mean under $70,000. And if you crunch the numbers at today’s low interest rates, house payments on recent purchases in the $300-$400 range are not as uncommon as one might expect. It is certainly true that ...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 24
In the HGTV era of real estate sales, I run into a lot of sellers that insist that every upgrade that they have ever made should increase the value of their home. However, here in Coweta County Georgia, that is simply not the case. Stainless steel appliances or granite countertops or hardwood fl...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 24
At one time, Coweta County Georgia was the fastest growing county in the entire United States. But the nearly uncontrolled explosive development threatened the rural character of the former bedroom community, now a suburb of Atlanta. When the earth movers ceased their incessant drone in late 200...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 25
In Coweta County and Newnan Georgia, the supply of available REO properties is currently exceeding the demand of qualified buyers. As a result, the institutional seller’s dictatorial attitude toward contract negotiation is eroding with each new competing property on the market. Buyers can now no...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 2
One of the best incentives for buying a HUD home in Newnan Georgia is the low down payment requirement for qualifying owner occupants. Many buyers with good credit, steady employment, and satisfactory debt/income ratios may qualify to obtain an FHA 203B loan with as little as $100 down. Combined...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 6
The Newnan Times-Herald reported today that for the first time the number of foreclosures advertised in the legal section of the paper surpassed three hundred for the first time ever, Georgia is a non-judicial state. Once a borrower defaults, the holder of the security deed merely has to notify ...

By Advantage Home Tours
(Advantage Home Tours)
Comments 0
  98 Vinings Trace – Veronica Bangsboll. SPECTACULAR!! LUXURIOUS EXECUTIVE 4 BED 4.5 BATH CUL-DE-SAC HOME WITH INCREDIBLE OPEN FLOOR PLAN, GOURMET KITCHEN, SCREEN PORCH WITH FIREPLACE, 4 FIREPLACES IN ALL INCLUDING ONE IN THE MASTER! ICYNENE INSULATIONS! THIS HOME HAS EVERYTHING. For complete vie...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 2
I will be hosting a HUD homebuyer seminar in our Newnan Georgia Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Metro Brokers office on Thursday, November 11th at 6:30 P.M. The program will consist of a simple how-to to clinic, covering all of the steps from pre-qualification to closing, and everything in ...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 7
The annual Newnan Christmas parade is one of the most anticipated events in Coweta County. And it’s not just because it’s the day that Santa Claus comes to town! The parade features marchers, dancers, floats, and vehicles of all kinds representing schools, local businesses, churches, civic organ...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 10
  The Newnan-Coweta Historic Society is observing the season with special events that not only highlight Newnan’s colorful and historic past, but also provide area residents with a chance for some ghostly fun and entertainment. The spirit strolls will be conducted on Friday October 29th at 7:00 P...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 18
Unlike three or four years ago, a lot of homebuyers in the Newnan Georgia area are not look for the “most house they can buy. Instead of seeking large homes with all the bells and whistles in the most expensive neighborhoods, many buyers are seeking a serviceable home that can be purchased outri...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 13
Scalloped wings aflutter on pillowed wisps.In acrobatic flips and twists adriftUnfettered, free to soar aloft‘Til calm prevails o’er Autumn’s waftsAnd flight succumbs to Newton’s strainsNew carpet on the floor is lain!                            (R. Weisser 2010) It’s October, and it’s time for ...

By Jeff Wilmoth
(HomeStar Financial Corporation)
Comments 6
Fiscal Year 2011 Funding for the USDA Guaranteed Rural Housing Program October 1st, 2010 marked the beginning of Fiscal Year 2011 for USDA Rural Development.  Traditionally, when a new fiscal year begins there is a brief delay in available funding.  Such is the case this year, as USDA Rural Devel...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 19
  After a record-breaking hot summer that extended deep into September, we are finally enjoying some cooler temperatures here in the Newnan Georgia area. When the fall weather is cool, crisp, and clear, there is a compelling desire to get outdoors and enjoy the near perfect conditions. And like s...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 8
The Coweta County Fair returns to the fairgrounds on September 30, 2010. The annual event is one of the most popular attractions in the Newnan area and features everything from agricultural contest to an exciting midway with carnival rides and games. The fair will continue through October 9, wit...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 18
  Seventy-five percent or more of the calls I field each week are from buyers seeking a great deal on a foreclosed property. And don’t get me wrong … there are plenty of them out there. The Coweta County Georgia area gets more than its share of bank-owned houses. And many of these REO properties ...

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