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BUILDING A CUSTOM LUXURY HOME ROADMAP

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Building a custom luxury home after years of planning and dreaming can be one of the most memorable and satisfying endeavors of your life. If you have decided that now is the time to finally get down to brass tacks and commit to building your custom luxury home, there are some important things to consider. As with any major project, …

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Planning to Move? Read These Realtor Market Predictions for 2022

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Of all of the things that have been going on over the past year, real estate is one of those markets where you can use market predictions to your advantage. Regardless if you’re planning on buying a new house, making renovations, or if you plan on selling your house as is. We’re going to go over HomeLight’s End of Year …

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Historic Mountain Brook Property From the Jazz Age

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The historic Mountain Brook French Norman Castle at 2980 Mountain Brook Parkway in Mountain Brook, Alabama, a suburb near Birmingham, recently sold for $1,600,000. I thought you might enjoy learning more about the home whose image I captured a few years back at the peak of our Birmingham Alabama Springtime beauty. The featured image has gained national attention and has …

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8 MISTAKES WITH CHOOSING HOMES AND HOW TO AVOID THEM

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Shopping for a new home may be thrilling, and it’s easy to fall in love with the first property you see. However, a little patience will go a long way in making your home purchase a refuge rather than a pain. Instead of learning what to look for when purchasing a home, you’ll want to familiarize yourself with these common …

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6 LAWN CARE SERVICES FOR IMPROVING CURB APPEAL

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Lawn care services are an integral part of any home’s curb appeal. Without these services, your lawn will be unkempt and unattractive to potential buyers. This blog post is going to discuss 6 different lawn care services that can help improve the appearance of your property. These topics include weed control, fertilization, aeration, landscaping, and more. Weed Control Lawn Care …

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IT’S SELLING SEASON AND THE TECH-CENTRIC ARE BUYING

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Today’s home buyers want more than just three beds and two baths. They’re looking for homes that make life comfortable and convenient, and not just because of location. Innovative home technology has become an in-demand feature. Here are a few things tech-centric buyers might like to see if you’re ready to sell.    Are you ready to list your Birmingham …

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MOVING WITH YOUR PET? EXPERT TIPS TO KEEP YOUR FUR BABY SAFE AND HAPPY

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When relocating to a new home, there are numerous things to coordinate. From packing to setting up utility services in your name, the process is often complex and full of moving parts. One consideration that many people forget to make until much later in the process is how to help their pets have a safe and happy move. Don’t postpone …

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Shannon Holmes Receives Prestigious Designation For Performance in Luxury Real Estate

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Shannon Holmes from RealtySouth Inverness recently earned The Institute for Luxury Home Marketing’s Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist™ (CLHMS) designation in recognition of experience, knowledge, and expertise in high-end residential properties. Holmes joins an exclusive group of real estate professionals who have completed The Institute’s training and have a proven performance in the upper-tier market. Currently, only a handful of …

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HOME-BUYER RESOURCES FOR IDENTIFYING PROPERTY PROBLEMS

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A home is a major investment. As a property buyer, you want to make sure that whatever you purchase is in perfect condition. Alternatively, if a repair is required, you want to ensure that you can handle the fix yourself—or can afford the cost of hiring a pro to do it. Let’s take a deeper dive into identifying property problems that …

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HOW MUCH IS THE BACKYARD OASIS YOU BUILT IN 2020 WORTH NOW?

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Many people spent 2020 and 2021 scrambling to find the contractors and workers to complete home improvement projects. They were intent on enjoying comfort at home while much of the social world shut down. A great deal of these projects involved creating a backyard oasis for all to enjoy. So just how well will these backyard renovations pay off in …