Category: Shannon’s Ideas
The Value of Landscaping
Does landscaping really increase your home value? If you’re talking about the front yard, then YES, landscaping will increase the value of your home. Having a home where the front yard has beautiful grass that’s been cut, edged, and mowed, and flower beds that are weed free, with trimmed up bushes, and maybe even some... Read More
Time to Move Mom & Dad?
Are you or your parents thinking there may be a need to downsize in the near future, in the next few months, or even the next few years? If so, this is the place to start. There are several reasons why people decide to downsize, and we’re going to explore some of them. There are... Read More
FREE Downsizing Seminar
As the population ages, more and more senior citizens and their families are faced with the challenges of “Downsizing.” A late life move can be overwhelming, particularly if moving to a small apartment or retirement community. As a local Realtor, my team and I have helped many seniors and their families through the “Downsizing” process. ... Read More
Demystifying the Closing Process
Today we are discussing the closing process and the steps involved in it. Once a home is under contract, the closing process can begin. Common questions that arise from clients are “Why does this take so long?”, “What does the lawyer really do anyway?”, and “If I’m selling my house, why does anyone need my... Read More
I’m so excited the holiday season is officially here! I want to take a moment to express our gratitude to all of you this Thanksgiving. We have met some truly wonderful people, and are proud to have helped so many reach their real estate goals over the years. We wouldn’t be where we are today without... Read More
Meet My Teams
Occasionally when I go meet with a client, they ask me “What makes you different than any other agent out there?” What makes me different is a good question. Did you know there are over 2,200 agents throughout the CSRA? And most only sell maybe 3 houses a year, so their level of experience is... Read More
10 Signs it’s Time to Downsize Your Home!
It can be easy to wait too long to downsize your home and miss your best opportunity if you aren’t mindful of the market and your needs. Your once perfect home may no longer meet your financial, health and safety needs now. Check out these 10 signs that downsizing in the future may be the... Read More
Is It Still a Good Time to Refinance?
Here’s why it’s still an amazing time to refinance your home. Click here to use our free home evaluation tool. Looking to buy a home? Click here to search all houses on the local MLS. Is it still a good time to refinance? We aren’t hearing much about it in the news anymore, so we’ve... Read More
Q: How Do You Pay Your State Income Tax If You Live and Work in Different States?
Here’s how you pay state income tax if you live and work in different states. Click here to use our free home evaluation tool. Looking to buy a home? Click here to search all houses on the local MLS. How does living in South Carolina and working in Georgia impact your state income... Read More
Q: How Can You Sell During COVID-19?
Here are five important steps home sellers need to follow to maximize safety and appeal to only the most serious buyers. Click here to use our free home evaluation tool. Looking to buy a home? Click here to search all houses on the local MLS. What can you do as a seller to... Read More