The Best Atlanta Real Estate Blogs

It’s getting hot outside  This means the kick-off of the summer real estate season, when families scramble to sell their current property and find a new home before Labor Day signals the start of the next school year. If you and your family are planning to buy or sell a home in Atlanta this year, […]

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Master List of Atlanta Real Estate Investing Resources

This is a living document. We Buy Ugly Houses Atlanta’s marketing team updates it as new resources become available and old resources close, relocate, or change. If you know about a real estate investment resource you would like to see listed here, let us know using the comments section at the bottom of this post. […]

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Remodeling Projects that Require a Permit in Atlanta

Remodeling your home can be an excellent way to increase the value of your property or add some needed updates to an older home before selling it. Any homeowner that intends to take on a large remodeling project should prepare to obtain the necessary permits as required by their local government. However, not every home […]

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Top Employers in Atlanta and Their Effects on Real Estate

Aside from things like interest rates and demographics, national and state economies ultimately have one of greatest impacts on real estate. Since economies are intrinsically linked to employment, we figured it would be interesting to analyze the top employers in Atlanta and the effect that these businesses have on property values in the real estate […]

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4 Tips to Deal with an Abandoned House in Atlanta

Vacant houses can attract crime, create health hazards, and hurt your property value. Left abandoned too long, these unpleasant eyesores can suffer broken windows, holes in the roof, rodent infestations, graffiti, and worse. If there is a derelict house in your Atlanta neighborhood, you need to know your rights so you can take action. What […]

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Hardwood vs. Vinyl Flooring: Pros & Cons

Believe it or not there are similarities between vinyl and hardwood, actually who am I kidding the similarities are skin deep. In fact most people can’t tell the difference between hardwood and vinyl because the technology used to create vinyl wood flooring has improved to the point that it can print out any wood pattern […]

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How to Get Your Real Estate License in Georgia

If you’re thinking about getting into Georgia real estate, now’s the time. In Atlanta, areas like Cobb, Gwinnett, and North Fulton have homes that sell in the high six figures and there are more being built now than ever. To obtain your real estate salesperson’s license in Georgia here’s what you’re going to need to […]

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Can an Executor Sell a House without Beneficiaries Approving it in Georgia?

In Georgia, Can an Executor Sell Property Without All Beneficiaries Approving? As the executor of an estate, you may be called on to sell a house to pay off debts or expenses, or simply to distribute the estate among the beneficiaries. But things can get complicated when the beneficiaries can’t agree whether or not to […]

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When Insurance Doesn’t Cover Flood Damage to Your Home in Atlanta

Will Your Insurance Cover Flood Damage to Your Atlanta Home? Even if you don’t live in a flood zone, your Atlanta home could still be flooded. One in five flood insurance claims occur in a low-risk area. The damage alone is hard to handle, but it’s nothing compared to the anguish of discovering that the […]

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5 Things You Need to Know About Inheriting a House in Atlanta

When you inherit real estate in Atlanta (or anywhere in Georgia), you need to know what to expect, so you can stay out of legal trouble and avoid making tax mistakes that could cost you thousands of dollars. Here’s your stress-free guide to inheriting a house – and how to sell it for cash. 1. […]

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