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Forsyth Homes with Master on Main under 500K

Looking for a single house under 500,000.00 with Master Bedroom on Main, look no further here is list of homes meeting your criteria Master on Main Forsyth County Contact Tina Hecht for a showing today! 678-362-3843 ... [read full post]
published October 1, 2017

Today in History September 18th - 12 facts

1793 George Washington lays the foundation stone for the U.S. Capitol. 1837 - Tiffany & Co. was founded in New York City. 1929 Charles Lindbergh takes off on a 10,000 mile air tour of South America. 1938 Chicago Bears beat Green Bay Packers 2-0 1941 - German bomb ... [read full post]
published September 18, 2017

Buford GA JUST LISTED 5 Bedrooms

698 Austin Creek Drive, Buford, GA Get Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure My Reviews $ Click for current price 5 BEDROOMS | 3 (3 full ) BATHROOMS | 2343 SQUARE FEET Great location! Lovingly maintained h ... [read full post]
published September 7, 2017

Rice Restaurant & Suchi Bar best suchi in Cumming GA

If you enjoy eating Asian traditional cuisine including Sushi, you need to visit this hidden gem located at: 3480 Keith Bridge Rd. Suite B1 in Cumming GA with plenty of parking "Rice Restaurant & Sushi Bar" a family owned restaurant opened since 2005. Here you will e ... [read full post]
published August 28, 2017

OPEN HOUSES TWO NEW LISTINGS AUGUST 27TH 2017

Come to our Open Houses in Dawsonville and Cumming GA this Sunday August 27th from 3 to 5 pm.  Don't miss the opportunity to buy in these 2 exclusive neighborhoods. Listings offered by Tina Hecht Realtor with Keller Williams  16 Highpointed Dr. 2425 Copper Mill Trail   ... [read full post]
published August 25, 2017

Let me help you in this New chapter in your life Empty Nester

  I'll be happy to assist you! visit my youtube channel Tina Hecht Realtor YOUTUBE channel ... [read full post]
published June 13, 2017

Single family homes for sale with Master on Main Forsyth county GA

Find house listings for sale in Forsyth county GA under $380,000.00 with Master on Main Forsyth Contact Tina Hecht for a free consultation if looking to sell your house quick and at top dollar, Tina specializes in the areas of Forsyth and Gwinnett counties in Geo ... [read full post]
published May 23, 2017

Wild Meadows Subdivision Cumming GA Real Estate Stats

Wild Meadows is a community located in Cumming GA with facilities exclusive to residents and their guests like Basket Ball courts, Pool and Cabana House, Tennis Courts and a pretty nice fenced playground for the little ones. The subdivision is ruled by a Home Owners Asso ... [read full post]
published May 9, 2017

Demographics for Forsyth County GA

According with the United States Census Bureau from July 1st, 2016 the population estimate for Forsyth County was 221,009, the Majority Race according to a previous year July 1st, 2015 was White with 83.7 %, counting 10,443 Veterans from 2011 - 2015. With 74,095 h ... [read full post]
published May 4, 2017

Dream Home ideas, luxury interior trends 2017

2017 is bringing a new style in interior decor, if you are looking for a luxury decor following the trends of this year to upgrade your existing house or if you are gathering ideas for your upcoming move to your Dream Home, here are some of the new materials and styles ava ... [read full post]
published January 19, 2017

Small Business Spotlight Gwinnett County Entrepreneurs

  I would like to introduce a successful business owner, named Tami Copeland who owns and operates a home-based business called “Four Little Bubbles”. Tami’s business is located at Gwinnett County, GA ever since 2005. Four Little Bubbles sells ... [read full post]
published November 3, 2016

Ball Ground GA Fastest growing county in the country!

Ball Ground is a growing community of nearly 2,000 residents located in Cherokee County, Georgia north of the City of Canton at exit 27 on I-575. According to Wikipedia "The town is located near fields that the Cherokee people used to play stick ball, a rough game s ... [read full post]
published October 26, 2016

Cumming GA Top rated schools Market Analysis as of 9/21/2016

The city of Cumming GA located in Forsyth County has top rated public schools. According with a press release posted in the South Forsyth High School website, "SFHS is recognized as one of America's Best High Schools by Newsweek and The Washington Post, and has been names ... [read full post]
published September 21, 2016

HOA hassle or life saver?

Families sometimes get overwhelmed by their HOA rules and covenants, and wish they don’t have to deal with the HOA compliance letters. But think about it just for a few minutes, HOA’s really offer layers of protection to their members, thanks to these organiz ... [read full post]
published September 16, 2016

10 for September 7th - Today in History!

This is what caught my eye in Today's History for Wednesday September 7th. 1822 Brazil declared its independence from Portugal. 1888 An incubator is used for the first time on a premature infant. 1949 Gloria Gaynor, Grammy Award–winning singer ("I Will Sur ... [read full post]
published September 7, 2016

Elderly wants and needs are we listening?

Soon or later we will all be heading to our elderly years, the time were assisted living is a need and not a want. But are we aware of what our elderly wants and needs? According to surveys created by assisted living facilities around the country, the elderly is concerned ... [read full post]
published August 25, 2016

Is Virtual Reality a new threat?

With all the progress in technology and Ecommerce, several professions are in the brink of extinction, librarians, grocery and post office clerks have been partially replaced with check out machines, banks and schools continue to apply more and more technology, using virtua ... [read full post]
published August 10, 2016

Buford GA top rated schools Market Analysis August 3, 2016

  If you live in Gwinnett county you have heard about Buford City Schools, and how difficult it is to be placed in them, if you don't live within the boundaries, nowadays only families living within the boundaries of the school district can attend.  Due to the po ... [read full post]
published August 4, 2016

Less DOM less stress........

  It’s not always possible to sell a vacant home, and homeowners and agents must work together and cooperate, to make the process of selling smooth and stress free as possible, for the agent, the seller and the prospective buyer. Some ways of cooperation that ... [read full post]
published July 26, 2016

Fun in Suwanee Town Center Georgia.

When in Suwanee GA, you must visit the Suwanee Town center, located at the corner of Buford Hwy and Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road. A 10 acre urban park, with an amphitheater stage, a big splash interactive fountain, the Suwanee City Hall building, an open manicure ... [read full post]
published July 26, 2016

How we survived a new city move...

  When our family faced a big coast to coast move, from a little town in the North East to a big city in the West Coast, I was in shock and couldn’t imagine how we would survive it. Fortunately, we had a few months to prepare. And our first decision was to keep the ... [read full post]
published July 12, 2016

The importance of curb appeal

Your home curb appeal is the first impression potential buyers will get, if they like what they see outside, they'll be more motivated to see the inside. And may even fall in love..... It is definitely worth it, to invest some time and money to improve your home ... [read full post]
published June 29, 2016

TV Shows around the kitchen.....

Some of the most popular tv shows of 2016, portray their characters in the kitchen, displaying the latest trends in kitchen decor. You can see complete episodes where the main characters spend their time cooking, chatting, arguing or fixing the world in the comfort of the ... [read full post]
published June 28, 2016

How To Make a Good Offer on a House

Writing an offer and negotiating can be stressful and perhaps daunting.  This is where your agent will be of most value (if you have the right agent!).  A savvy agent will be able to work up an offer an use negotiating tactics that will reduce the stress and ... [read full post]
published May 4, 2016

Your Guide to Choosing the Right House

Now that you've determined how much of a house you can afford and have the pre-qualification letter in-hand, you can start looking at homes. Have a conversation with your Realtor first! A good agent will have a better handle on the market. So be sure to tell y ... [read full post]
published May 4, 2016

How Much HOUSE Can You Afford?

You found the perfect house!  It has all the bedrooms and all the bathrooms that you could ever want, a full basement, huge yard, terrific screened porch and numerous features and upgrades.....BUT...it may just be a little...ok...ALOT...out of your price range.  How do you know this?  Well.... ... [read full post]
published May 4, 2016

6 Steps to Clean Up Your Credit

Also called a FICO score, your credit score is a simplified calculation of your history of paying back debts and making regular payments on loans. If you’re borrowing money to buy a home (as most do), lenders want to know you’ll pay them back in a ... [read full post]
published May 4, 2016

What Happens at a Home Closing?

Guide to Closing Terms and Processes     Once everything is finalized, the contingency dates met, the repairs done, etc, the buyer will probably request a final walk-thru on the day of closing or a day before. Unless there are last minute issues, you will then sign a few documents with an attorney (who repre ... [read full post]
published May 4, 2016

A Guide to Dealing With Contingencies on a Contract

Hooray! You’ve found a buyer for your home. You’re done, right? Right? Not quite. All you have to do now is get yourself—and your house—ready to close. And you have to get through the contingency periods.  What are typical contingencies on a contract? Inspe ... [read full post]
published May 4, 2016

What To Do When You Get an Offer on Your House

Every offer has five important components: Price - Most important! Closing costs - Often first-time buyers don’t have enough money to cover the down payment and the closing costs, so they’ll ask the seller to foot some of the bill—about 2% to 3% ... [read full post]
published May 4, 2016

Ultimate Guide to Preparing Your Home for Buyers to View

So let's start with the basics: De-Personalize.  Take down the family photos.  Remove the sports trophies.  Store away the vacation memorabilia.  Buyers need  to picture themselves in the home, without the distraction of your stuff. ... [read full post]
published May 4, 2016

6 Tips for Pricing Your Home to Sell Quickly

So, in our past few blog posts, we've gone over how to prepare your home for sale and how to find the right realtor for your home sale.  Now it's time to work with your realtor to price the home that will sell for the highest price, quickly. Pricing a home is tricky.  If you price it too high, and your ho ... [read full post]
published May 4, 2016

Prepare Your Home for Sale - Find the Right Realtor

In my neighborhood alone, there are about 5 real estate agents and we only have 100 homes.  The ratio of realtors to homes is very high so you have a large pool to choose from. But let me be clear, agents are NOT all the same.  Just like in every profession, an ... [read full post]
published May 4, 2016

Prepare Your Home for Sale - Step 4 of 4

There are 4 things you need to do to prepare your home for sale. The 4th step, and it's a big one, is to decide where to invest money in renovations. The kitchen and master bath are projects that will get you the most return on your investment so start there.   Do you have a ba ... [read full post]
published May 4, 2016

Prepare Your Home for Sale - Step 3 of 4

There are 4 things you need to do to prepare your home for sale. The 3rd step to take to prepare your home for sale is to consider having it inspected by a professional home inspector.  This is part of the home selling process anyways, as part of due diligence, and buyers ... [read full post]
published March 25, 2016

Prepare Your Home for Sale - Step 2 of 4

If it's time to sell your home, then it's time to GET READY! There are 4 things you need to do to prepare your home for sale.   So now that you've determined the age of your home systems, the next step is to take another walk through your home, but this time ... [read full post]
published March 23, 2016

Prepare Your Home For Sale - Step 1 of 4

If it's time to sell your home, then it's time to GET READY!   There are 4 things you need to do to prepare your home for sale.   The first step is to take a walk around your house and note the age of all your systems.   You can't guess, you need to be ... [read full post]
published March 18, 2016

What do you do to save on taxes?

If you are like me this is one area as a Realtor we all want to make sure we take advantage of every single deduction available to us. At the same time it is extremely difficult to keep up with tax codes.  I have also found we must stay on top of as many tax changes as ... [read full post]
published March 18, 2016

Zillow's Average Home Value for Atlanta Gets 3 out of 5 Stars

Interesting chart showing Zillow home estimates in Atlanta receives 3 out of 5 stars in accuracy!  In fact, their estimate within 10% of the sales price has an accuracy rate of only 59%.  So almost half of their estimates are incorrect.   I've said it bef ... [read full post]
published March 18, 2016
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