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A Senior’s Approach to House Flipping Profitability

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Flipping homes is a great way to enhance investment profits. Many people get into the market in an effort to create immediate portfolio momentum. But there are a number of things that you have to get right as as you approach the flipping marketplace. Seniors in Hoover, AL are finding great positive mobility in their financial futures with the help of …

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HOMES TOO PRICEY IN MOUNTAIN BROOK AND VESTAVIA HILLS? CONSIDER AN ARM LOAN

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If you don’t want to give up your dream of living in your preferred school district of Mountain Brook or Vestavia Hills, Alabama, consider an ARM loan to keep payments manageable. Last week, mortgage applications spiked by 5% over the previous week due to a minor increase in inventory and a fear of interest rates going higher. Having met with Anoop …

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GreatHomesAlabama.com Named to Top Tier of Best Real Estate Websites for Alabama

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Greathomesalabama.com was named in the top tier of the 50 Best Real Estate Websites and Blogs for the state of Alabama, based on website traffic, social media followers, freshness of relevant content, and domain authority. Greathomesalabama.com is the website for Shannon Holmes and her team of real estate experts at RealtySouth. Recently, a list of Top 50 Alabama Real Estate …

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What You Need to Know About Gifting Property to a Loved One

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One of the greatest gifts you can give someone is the gift of property. A house is a safe haven for someone to live and property is generally a good investment since it increases in value over time.   There are generally two scenarios when people start to think about gifting property. First, as people begin to draw up their …

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WOULD YOU PREFER TO RELOCATE TO PAY OFF DEBT?

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One of the most critical causes of concern among Americans is their debt. Financial breakdown is a major cause of panic among them. There are around 506 million credit cards in use in the United States, with a total debt of $807 billion. It makes matters worse when your city’s average cost of living is too high.   A survey …

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HOW TO PLAN A SMOOTH MOVE FOR YOUR CAREER

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This article provides a step-by-step guide to a low-stress move if you receive a job offer in another city.    You interviewed for a job in another city, and you’ve got good news – you’re hired! But before you start at your new job, you have to take on a long-distance move. With help from the Shannon Holmes Team, house …

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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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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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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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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 …