Home Buyer’s Guide

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If you’re like most people, buying a home represents your single biggest investment – and debt. As such, the home buying process can be one of the most exciting, but sometimes also stressful, experiences you ever go through. This may be true whether you’ve bought many homes or you’re looking to buy your first, whether you’re in the market for a new primary residence, an investment property or that perfect vacation getaway. Moreover, never has the real estate market offered more great opportunities, or been fraught with more risks, than now. There are many factors …

Hollowstone Subdivision – Loganville, Ga

This section of Gwinnett County has been a hot seller’s market all summer.  I was working with one buyer where we literally had to try and catch something before it went on the market for her to have a fighting chance.  The Hollowstone Subdivision is located in the Gwinnett county part of Loganville, and features lovely new construction homes by a popular builder.  As of July 31, 2017, there are 4 active listings advertised in the MLS for the Hollowstone subdivision.  You always want to make sure that you acquire a loan pre-approval letter first before you make appointments with …

Tuscan Ridge Subdivision (Snellville, Ga)

The Tuscan Ridge Subdivision is one of the neighborhoods in my immediate service area.  If your price range is in the mid $200’s and you’re looking to move to Gwinnett county, then you might want to consider the 2 active listings below in the Tuscan Ridge community.  These homes are move-in ready and spacious.A lot of the families that move to this community have school-aged children.  Below is some information on the schools that service this subdivision.  Gwinnett county has some award winning school districts, and as always, buyers should do the proper due diligence when it comes to …

Bright Water Subdivision – Snellville, Ga

As of this posting date, there are 4 active listings in the Georgia MLS for the Bright Water Subdivision ranging in asking price from $309,000 to $440,000.  This is one of the subdivisions in my immediate service area that’s within a few miles from my office.Bright Water Listings

The Bright Water Subdivision is located in the very popular and award winning Brookwood school system (elementary and high school).  Here is some information from the National Center for Education Statistics about these schools:


Subdivision Property Characteristics


Subdivision Sales Data & History


Subdivision Appraisal Values

Don’t be alarmed that the county appraisal values below …

Brannans Mill Subdivision

Brannans Mill is another Snellville subdivision where I show homes.  As of today, there is one available Ga MLS listing for a 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath home with an asking price of $199,990.BrannansMillListingIn  the listing details, you will find that Brannans Mill is located in the Shiloh school district.  Below is some additional enrollment and demographic information from the National Center for Education Statistics for the elementary, middle and high schools.

ShilohSchoolsThe ‘Subdivision Property Characteristics’ chart below indicates that there are 69 homes in the Brannans Mill subdivision that have an average age of 18 years and an average …