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John Foster, ABR, discusses homes for Sale in Alphareatta, Cumming and Suwanee Ga. Additionally, John discusses how to Sell Homes and the General Market conditions.
This past weekend I showed 16 homes to two different sets of buyers.  Originally, I called to show 21 homes, 2 were under contract and two were withdrawn and 1 was appointment only and the agent never called me back. Of the 16 homes I showed 1 home owner called me and asked my how motivated my Bu...
As a Real Estate Agent that works in North Atlanta, it is nice to start seeing the market getting stronger.  This is good news if you want to Sell your home in 2010 - if you want to Buy a home in 2010 I think there will still be a lot of good deals out there. Each month a company called Smart Num...
On Sunday 1/17/10 John Foster will hold an open house in Alpharetta Ga - the open house will be held in the Chadbourne Subdivision located in Forsyth County Ga (in the Alpharetta part) and is located off of Untion Hill Rd.  Chadbourne is an active swim/tennis community located close to Windward P...
Class A office space for rent in Roswell Ga - located just off HYW 9 and just north of Mansell in the Corporate Woods Office Complex (the address is 11285 Elkins Rd, Suite K-4, Roswell GA 30076) this 2,052 sq. foot office space has lots of parking.  With a beautiful 2 story receiption area with C...
First class two story office Condominium for Lease in Roswell.  This end unit has lots of parking, beautiful hardwood floors in the foyer, a large receiption area w/ vaulted ceiling and 8 total offices.  3 offices upstairs (all offices have windows plus 5 offices downstairs (4 w/ windows).  There...
I have been on several listing appointments the in the last week - almost everyone was purchased within the last two years and would sell their home if they can get out without bringing cash to closing.  In each case the market was lower than when they purchased the home.  There is good news - in...
In a basic economics class we learned about supply and demand - I think basically in the past two year to summarize the issues in real estate is to much supply (to many homes for sale) and way to little demand (buyers that have the ability and desire to get a loan and buy a home). As I look at th...
Last week Kathy Cox, the State Superintendent of Schools, named the 2009 Georgia Schools of Excellence in Student Achievement.  Only 27 schools in the state were selected and Daves Creek Elementary in Forsyth County was selected.  To become a Ga. School of Excellence the schools are selected from...
Today the reports from our MLS show a difference between what happened in the Atlanta Market vs. what happened nationally for September. By Tim Paradis, AP Business Writer reported that nationally home sales jumped 9.4% and was the highest level in two years.  Locally, the metro Atlanta area MLS ...
Last week I read in the Atlanta Journal that nationwide 83% of the homes sold were priced at $250K and below, while 50% of the homes sold were priced at $125K and below.  The effects of the first time home buyers tax credits effect has been incredible. In North Fulton (Primarily Alpharetta and Ro...

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