There is no doubt that the housing market has been a veritable rollercoaster for the last several years, but with economic recovery in the beginning stages, many people that were severely affected by the
As many markets in Atlanta are in recovery mode it is important to look at a few factors that greatly affect the buying and selling environment: 1. Â Â INVENTORY: The Atlanta market is at an all time
Lee is more or less correct - the "overnight" price jumps that you might be seeing happen, but are atypical.
You're correct on the short sale idea - it's very common for sellers to try and grab lightning, also a waste of time. FNMA and lender owned properties are being listed higher than in the past but I wouldn't call them "overnight" price bumps.
Last - many of the prices you might be seeing may be bait; designed to generate a multiple offer situation. Bottom line is get aligned with an experienced agent that can cut through the BS - like Lee or myself -
New home builders are offering more in terms of incentives than I ever remember in 15 years. It used to be that there was a substantial charge for hardwood floors, granite counter tops and stainless steel
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