Bob Southard - Cobb,Fulton,Cherokee, & Paulding Comments and Ramblings

Real Estate Broker/Owner - Atlas Realty Service, LLC - Ga Re lic. 266576
Commentary and Misc. ramblings from local real estate expert specializing in the Cobb County communities of Powder Springs, Marietta, Kennesaw, Acworth, Smyrna, Vinings, austell, and Mableton, as well as surroundind towns of Dallas, Hiram, Woodstock, Canton,Cartersville, Roswell, Alpharetta, and Sandy Springs
 First lets give a quick rundown of the roles of agents in your home sale. In the great majority of home sales there are two agents. The listing agent is the one with the sign in yard and their responsibility is to market the home and represent the best interests of the seller. The buyers agent i...
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If I don’t sell your home I will NOT buy it! If you are in any way thinking of selling your home you have no doubt heard or seen these ads. I will not make that offer and here is why!   In my opinion it is a marketing gimmick to get in the door.   People hear and see the ads and instinctively kno...
Other than real estate commision what are other costs that you might incur?Closing costs: It is common in Ga for sellers to contribute toward buyers closing costs. It is not required but common. Do not be shocked or offended. In most instances an offer with no closing costs will be at a lower pri...
www.1PercentListingSolution.comThe true answer is that commissions are negotiable.  However just because they can be negotiated does not mean they will be negotiated.Many agents and brokerages have policies that will not allow the agents to charge any less than a certain percentage.  Several year...
If they think our price is too high they can always make an offer!   I hear it all the time from sellers.  For many years regardless of the market I have felt that buyers and their agents are timid about making lower offers.  Of course I am talking about typical owner occupant buyers not investor...
To good not to share!  The post was written by an agent in Chicago but this absolutely applies here in Ga or anywhere else for that matter.Hint #1: if your potential listing agent pulls out a cell phone or pocket cam for your listing photos then you have the wrong agent! Get full service listing ...
There are so many different kinds of homes out there for families to choose from.  Do you want to live in Acworth?  Or are you looking for a second home? How many bedrooms and bathrooms do you need?  Do you need a large back yard? RV access? An attached garage? There are so many things to conside...
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One of the services that I provide for my clients is to preview a home if they are not available to go and look right away.  This one seemed like a very good price for the location.  However once I viewed viewed the home it was apparent it has real issues! I am not a home inspector but some thing...

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e-Pro - Cobb, Cherokee, North Fulton
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