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The 2020 Real Estate Projections That May Surprise You

This will be an interesting year for residential real estate. With a presidential election taking place this fall and talk of a possible recession occurring before the end of the year, predicting what will happen in the 2020 U.S. housing market can be challenging. As a result, taking a look at the combined projections from […]

Bill | Jan 6, 2020

Expert Advice: 3 Benefits to Owning a Home

Success is something often worth repeating, and Brent Sutherland, a Certified Financial Planner and Real Estate Investor, has certainly made his way in a momentum-driving direction. Here are 3 tips he shares from a recent piece in Business Insider on the benefits of owning real estate: 1. Real estate diversifies your income “While it is certainly important to be properly […]

Bill | Nov 19, 2019

Supporting Our Local Community

Forrest & Company is proud to participate is PHP Cares! PHP Cares was established to give back to the community. Based on recommendations made by our Agents, PHP Cares will donate to one charity each quarter. Our PHP Cares Charity Committee have selected TEAM SUMMER for our contributions! Georgia PHP Cares Team Summer was created by Summer Dale, […]

Bill | Nov 14, 2019

Should You Use Your Equity to Move Up?

That is a very good question that we are seeing a lot lately now that the majority of Atlanta homeowners have substantial equity. We have had several clients that have been able to sell their current home/condo, get something nicer, and pay off their mortgage years sooner than before with the same monthly payment! There […]

Bill | Oct 21, 2019

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

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

Visual Presentation and Selling for Top Dollar

Atlanta and Growth As an agent that has been licensed for over 25 years its funny home things seem to repeat themselves with market cycles.  A lot of you are concerned about the possibility of a bubble in the market but you shouldn’t be overly concerned. Atlanta is a unique and vibrant real estate market. Our economy […]

Bill | Oct 17, 2018