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By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 19
Despite some controversy as to who uttered the actually quotation, it is believed by many that Mark Twain once said that “everybody talks about the weather but nobody ever does anything about it.” And while weather is generally a boring topic reserved for awkward conversational moments, this yea...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 83
  When I am asked about how the real estate business is doing in Coweta County Georgia, I typically respond that “with great prices and historically low interest rates, there has never been a better time to buy real estate.” But if I am specifically asked if I am BUSY, my response is generally so...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 5
Today I had the pleasure of joining a roundtable discussion with other Coweta County real estate agents and mortgage professionals. The discussion centered around price stability and the availability of financing, both of which are key issues of concern in the county, as they are intrinsically l...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 9
September is here and football is back in business. Games at every level are being contested on gridirons all over the land. Whether one enjoys a high school game on Friday night, an NCAA game on Saturday, or watching the professionals compete on Sunday, there is nothing like the hard-hitting mi...

By Jeff Wilmoth
(HomeStar Financial Corporation)
Comments 2
Funding Restored for the USDA Guaranteed Rural Development Program Effective September 8, 2010, USDA Rural Development has announced that the Agency has completed all system enhancements to support the newly legislated guarantee fee of 3.5% and that funding for the USDA Guaranteed Rural Housing (...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 13
We were treated to temperatures in the low 50’s in Newnan Georgia this morning, and the respite from the sweltering heat is quite a relief! It looks like the rest of the holiday weekend will be quite pleasant for all of the traditional outdoor activities. And while there is a touch of Fall in th...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 21
Is it just me or did Summer just fly on by at warp speed? It seems like just a few weeks ago I was writing about Memorial Day and the Fourth of July. But as the hours of daylight wane and the night air finally begins to cool, it’s time to start thinking about sampling some muscadines and scupper...

By Edward Wadsworth, Free list of Bank Owned Homes
(Better Homes Garden Real Estate Metro Brokers)
Comments 3
A competitive advantage is when a person learns something BEFORE someone else and gets the information to the marketplace first ! A few years back I started sending free list of bank owned homes. This got me tons of leads. In most cases they did not buy a foreclosure in Newnan, but I did find a g...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 57
  Sellers all share the same notion as to the value of their house. When I ask what they would like to net from the sale of their property, they always answer: “as much as I can get.” And generally, they believe that the best way to achieve that goal is to start high to test the waters, and then ...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 20
Coweta County has experienced some troubling economic times over the last few years. And during that time, the consumer hasn’t gotten any relief. As a matter of fact, the average citizen has been hit with higher food and gasoline prices, the suspension of the Homestead Exemption on their propert...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 21
Coweta County Georgia was one of the fastest growing counties in the nation in the early part of the decade. It ranked in the top ten U.S. Counties in growth for several years, and even hit the number one spot for a brief period of time. But with progress, there is always an associated loss. Muc...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 21
As the real estate market began to decline in Newnan Georgia, it became readily apparent that many premium attributes of properties were losing value at a rate faster than the market as a whole. During the heyday of the boom years, historic properties were in very high demand in Coweta County Ge...

By Edward Wadsworth, Free list of Bank Owned Homes
(Better Homes Garden Real Estate Metro Brokers)
Comments 1
A foreclosed home or REO is a home the bank has taken back into their inventory. A HUD home is a FHA loan that went bad and was foreclosed on then taken by the government for sale.  This home is a HUD home that is for sale now. 3 Things to do to purchase a REO or HUD property. Get pre approved fo...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 7
Newnan Georgia is the seat of Coweta County. And although it only lies about 40 miles southwest of downtown Atlanta, it is a world away from the bug city! Newnan still has a downtown square, and all of the historic downtown storefronts have been carefully preserved. As a matter of fact, the enti...

By Home Loan Search.Online
(Home Loan Search Online)
Comments 2
Buying a home is one the biggest financial decisions most people will make in their entire lives, so it’s only natural to have questions about the process, especially for first-time home buyers. That’s why we put together our own First Time Home Buyer’s kit. The free kit includes our Home Buyer’...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 81
It seems like lately I get more and more phone calls from frustrated prospective buyers that wish to capitalize on the low prices of houses in our area combined with some pretty amazing low interest rates. The problem is, these would-be investors don’t qualify for an owner-occupant loan, but at ...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 16
Believe it or not, the Coweta County Georgia 2010-2011 school year commences today, August 9. The vacation break just seemed to fly on by! It’s been a long time since I have had a child in school, but I like the ability to drive around the county during the summer without encountering a school b...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 45
  When I do a listing presentation, I tell potential clients about all of the marketing methods that I will employ to get their real estate in front of as many buyers as possible. Using all of my Internet savvy combined with conventional strategies does indeed present the property to a plethora o...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 28
It has been one hot summer here in Newnan Georgia. There have been more ninety degree plus day this year than in any previous year that I can recall. And when you add in the extremely high humidity, the so-called “heat index” has been over a hundred degrees for many days in a row. Yesterday, as ...

By Richard Weisser, Richard Weisser Retired Real Estate Professional
(Richard Weisser Realty)
Comments 29
  Energy self-sufficiency as an important element of a real estate purchase decision has moved from the realm of idle chit-chat into the world of reality. I have been getting more and more calls lately from buyers seeking land parcels that have attributes that lend themselves well to personal pow...

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