What is a “iBuyer?” – Is It a Good Deal?

Bill Forrest of Forrest & Company talks about What is a “iBuyer?” with our experience and examples from OpenDoor, OfferPad & Knock. For more information about how we are different as a real estate team/firm, check out More.ForrestATL.com. Here is a study that backs up Bill experiences with iBuyers: iBuyers cost sellers up to 15% […]

Bill | Aug 12, 2019

You Know What They Say, Death and Taxes…

Finally some good news for those that live in Fulton County. The County Commission and the State have come to an agreement for the 2017 and 2018 tax digest. What that means is there will be no revising of the previous unapproved 2017 tax assessments. If you may remember, The County pulled a fast one […]

Bill | Jul 29, 2019

$1500 All-In

A Forrest & Company Exclusive Loan Program! It is as simple as that! $1,500.00 out of pocket to buy a qualified home or condo with this exclusive Forrest & Company loan program. This “$1500 All-In” program has been developed in concert with our preferred lender Matt Scout SouthEast Mortgage. ?WHY BUY VS. RENT? This is […]

Bill | Apr 26, 2019

Whats New in the Marketplace

Spring has sprung and we are deep into the high buying season some interesting trends have emerged: Unexpected Drop in Interest Rates This was a very pleasant surprise for most of us in the industry as it increased the buying power for a lot of prospective home buyers. This allowed for many to move up […]

Bill | Apr 25, 2019

760 Belt Loop – New Construction for Clients

This is a wonderful home being built for our clients on the Beltline at the Farmhouses of Ormewood development. From the Developer: An efficiently designed 4BR/3.5BA Farmhouse with an open/accessible floor plan on the main level, complete with a living room fireplace and a flex room that could be used as a home office or […]

Bill | Apr 11, 2019

Live, Work, Playing in Midtown

Atlanta is an amazing city with so many activities, festivals, restaurants, arts and so forth.  We also have traffic lol. Over the last few years, there has been a new urbanization movement in Atlanta spurred on by the rise of the Beltline and a new concept of what life could be. A life that is less […]

Bill | Jan 22, 2019

Do You Need to File for a Homestead Exemption?

Last Year Did You: Purchase a Primary Residence? Turn 62? Turn 65? Become Disabled? If So, You Need To File for a Homestead Exemption to Save Major $$$$$ on Property Taxes! A homestead exemption is a reduction in homeowners’ property taxes of their primary residence. You cannot file for homestead exemption on rental property, vacant […]

Bill | Jan 9, 2019

50 Chaumont – Renovation Progress Blog

50 Chaumont is a huge 3 bedroom 2 bath condo/flat overlooking the second hole on the golf course at Cross Creek.  Over the next few weeks, we will be documenting the progress made as the unit is being completely renovated A to Z… Expected completion by New Years with a finish market price in the […]

Bill | Nov 30, 2018

5 Reasons to List Your Home this Holiday Season

24% of Renters Believe Winter is the Best Time to Buy a Home In real estate, the spring is often seen as the ideal time to buy or sell a house. The term “Spring Buyer’s Season” exists for a reason, as renters and those looking to move on from their current home thaw out from the winter […]

Bill | Nov 28, 2018