International #GeorgiaRealEstateInvesting

$92.2 Billion of purchases sold to foreign buyers, 12 months ending March 2014 Sales split approximately 50/50 between resident and non-resident foreigners. Foreign sales approximately 7 percent of $1.2 Trillion EHS market. 28 percent of REALTORS® reported having international clients. Market is a niche market—a relatively few REALTORS® handle many of transactions: e.g., 4% of…

#GeorgiaPriceExpections

Expected price movements depend on local conditions relating to housing demand and supply, demographics, and job growth. The difficulty in accessing mortgage financing and modest expectations about overall economic and job prospects are factors underpinning the modest price expectation. The expected price growth was highest (red) in states with strong cash sales, and strong growth…

Stunning #SouthernLiving

Absolutely Stunning Southern Living brick home in Legends of Chateau Elan. Gracious home with a 2-story foyer and winding staircase. Gentleman’s study includes exquisite wood paneling & book cases. Oversized dining room with custom hand-painted floral accents.   The Master Suite is located on the main floor with oversized his & her closet.   Gourmet cooks…

Make Today The #Goal

“Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery. Today? Today is a gift. That’s why we call it the present.” –Kung Fu Panda Looking toward the future is a great thing. Having goals is essential to success, and to set goals you must look forward toward the future! With that being said, however, it is also…

#GeorgiaRealEstate #CashSales

Approximately 32 percent of respondents reported cash sales in April (33 percent in March), according to the latest REALTORS® Confidence Index.  Move-up buyers, investors, buyers of second homes, and foreign clients are more likely to pay cash. Baby boomers with accumulated equity gains are reported as trading down and also likely to pay cash. About…