Birmingham Real Estate and Community News

Oct. 2, 2018

How to Stage Your Bathroom to Sell or to Stay with Featured Contributor Amanda Swan

With featured contributor Amanda Swann from Set to Sell. 

There are many spaces in a house that will draw the attention of a buyer, one of these that is often ignored in preparation of selling a home is your bathrooms. Bathrooms usually have minimal furniture, so you may not think about it in terms of staging, but bathrooms are a high priority on a buyer’s list.

As a full time, experienced real estate agent, I hear buyers talk about their likes and dislikes. I have seen bathrooms that draw buyers in and bathrooms that repel. The bathroom is the space where we begin and end our day so improvements here is well worth your money and time whether you are selling or staying put.

The bathroom pictured above is from a home in Riverchase, Hoover, AL. I helped my clients, Aaron and Amanda, purchase and sell this home on relocations to and from Birmingham. When Amanda saw this bath, it caused spontaneous jumping for joy…literally. Before I knew it, I was swept up in the joy and I was jumping. As we were hugging I looked over at Aaron and he asked, “Where do I sign?

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Posted in Selling Your Home
Sept. 24, 2018

What to do in Birmingham this October

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Sept. 21, 2018

Interest Rate Update with Featured Contributor Kevin Bader


By Kevin Bader, Featured Contributor from National Bank of Commerce

Mortgage rates are tied to the basic rules of supply and demand. Factors such as inflation, economic growth, the Fed’s monetary policy and the state of the bond and housing markets all come into play.


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Sept. 21, 2018

Neighborhood Spotlight: Hillsboro

The beautiful Hillsboro neighborhood is located in Helena, Alabama in Northern Shelby County with a convenient commute to Downtown Birmingham. Developed by USS Real Estate, this multi-use community is designed with sidewalks for walkability, parks, playgrounds, community pools, and 14 miles of walking trails.

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Sept. 20, 2018

September House Spotlight

Check out this month's featured homes! 

Sept. 14, 2018

What's Next in Countertops?

Take a close look at the countertops below. Can you guess what each counter's material?

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Aug. 22, 2018

What to do in Birmingham this September

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Aug. 22, 2018

August House Spotlight

Check out this month's featured homes! 

Aug. 1, 2018

Neighborhood Spotlight: Greystone Legacy

Greystone Legacy Homes for Sale

Greystone Legacy is located off Hwy 280 in Hoover. This upscale neighborhood features sidewalks and gated entrances with gate attendants at every entrance. The neighborhood winds through the Legacy Golf Course, which is a part of the Greystone Golf and Country Club.

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July 24, 2018

July BirminghamWelcomeHome.com Newsletter

 

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Posted in Community News