Trends in Atlanta’s Rental Market

Amber Randhawa Homeowner and Homebuyer Tips, Real Estate Trends

There has been a lot of talk lately about the burgeoning housing market, which seems to only be getting stronger and stronger. Many people are wondering how long the market can possibly stay as strong as it currently is, without some sort of a bubble bursting eventually. Other questions surround low mortgage rates and ever increasing housing prices – will …

Pandemic Inspired Home Design

Amber Randhawa Homeowner and Homebuyer Tips, Interior Decorating, Real Estate Trends

The pandemic changed a lot about the way we live, work and play, and as it turns out, it also changed a lot about what we look for in a home. Being forced to spend more time at home, more time cooking for ourselves, sharing space with our family, and homeschooling has made many of us reevaluate what we need …

Who is Moving to Atlanta? And Where are They Coming From?

Amber Randhawa Real Estate Trends, What's Happening Around Atlanta

Despite initial concerns that the housing market would suffer greatly during the Coronavirus pandemic, real estate sales are up and the market remains remarkably strong. If you had asked many real estate experts in spring 2020 how confident they felt in the market, you’d have gotten a wide variety of answers. Even many experts believed that concerns over COVID would …

First Time Home Buyers Love Atlanta

Amber Randhawa Homeowner and Homebuyer Tips, Real Estate Trends

The real estate market has changed a bit during the Coronavirus pandemic, and in many cities, Atlanta included, sales have slowed somewhat. In good news for sellers however, home prices have continued their steady rise. Even so, the personal finance website WalletHub has found that Atlanta still ranks among the best locations for first time home buyers. To determine what …

Home Sales are….UP?

Amber Randhawa Real Estate Trends

Yes, you read that correctly. MarketNsight has released May numbers and it shows that Atlanta’s pending home sales for the first half of May 2020 are up 18% over the same period last year. This information comes as a surprise to many people who believed that the Coronavirus epidemic would slow home sales. It was widely believed that potential sellers …

Open Houses in the Age of Coronavirus

Amber Randhawa Homeowner and Homebuyer Tips, Real Estate Trends

Now that Georgia is gradually opening back up, industries all over are trying to navigate new guidelines and rules, along with varying comfort levels people have with being out and about. This is the case for real estate agents as well, who are accustomed to taking a very personal approach to the services they provide. Even in the midst of …

Will Coronavirus Change What We Shop for in Houses?

Amber Randhawa Real Estate Trends

Not surprisingly, the Coronavirus and shelter-in-place orders have left some prospective home sellers and buyers playing a waiting game, unwilling to jump into the market until a sense of normalcy returns. There are still houses on the market though, and while there may be fewer people looking to make a large move or life change, other people are looking to …