Tips for homeowners

The House Next Door

A new house is being built next door to my house. Not only is the constant construction a nuisance, but it can be a security concern too. But there are ways to look…

Read More

First Night Box

First night in your new home! Congratulations! You’ve had a smooth closing and are preparing for the first night in your new home! The kids are tired and so are you…so, let…

Read More

Using a Real Estate TEAM vs. a Real Estate Agent

Last summer, my parents listed their home with a real estate agent. She was a friend of the family, so despite the fact that I worked for uhhhh, The #1 KW Team…

Read More

What Determines the VALUE a Home??

While the market is ever changing, many sellers are often curious about the value of their home. After all, for many people their home is their biggest financial asset! Of course, there…

Read More

Man Cave Gifts for Father’s Day

Now that Mother’s Day has just passed, it’s time to start thinking about Father’s Day. It’s right around the corner! Tired of giving Dad the usual gifts? Why not try one of…

Read More

Why Skyline Pest Solutions is Different!

Katelyn Sheffield, The Peters Company Transaction Coordinator talks to Mickey Spillane of Skyline Pest Solutions about what makes their company different, as well as the suite of services they offer to homeowners….

Read More

I See a Red Door

…and I want to paint it black. Or do I? According to a few different viewpoints, both culturally and religiously, there may be some good reasons for having a red door on…

Read More

What do sellers look for when choosing an agent?

Each year, our team embarks across the county for a five day training conference called Keller William Family Reunion. To say there is a lot going on is an understatement! Over 15,000…

Read More

Property Taxes Explained

As Benjamin Franklin once said, “In this world, nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.”  I’m not a CPA (thankfully), but I do know a thing or two…

Read More

Hidden Fire Hazards in Your Home

With the wild fires we recently had in North Georgia and Tennessee, it made me think of an old friend from California who was a firefighter, and she advised me to NEVER…

Read More

People Helping People

I don’t know about you, but part of my anxiety about moving is always leaving “my people”.  You might not think about it, but it takes a team of people to make…

Read More

Southern Hospitality: A Guide to Atlanta's Hospitals

Being the listing coordinator on our team means I get the privilege of meeting with each of our sellers prior to their home going on the market. One of the first questions…

Read More

Don't Let Your Home Fall Defenseless This Winter

Ahhh, do you smell that? It’s the smell of pumpkin spice everything which can only mean one thing: Fall is here! While this season is the perfect time to enjoy hayrides, apple…

Read More

The Rising Tide Raises All Boats

I just returned from another great family beach trip to Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. Normal people would call it a vacation, but it’s really more of a change of location as…

Read More

Your Paint Colors Could Affect Your Mood

Congrats! You’ve just closed on your new home (with The Peters Company, of course!) You, like many new homeowners, will probably start with a fresh coat of paint to make your new…

Read More

Dog Friendly Restaurants in Atlanta

We recently welcomed a new addition to the Peters family, a 20 lb bird dog/beagle mix we rescued from our favorite animal rescue organization, Angels Among Us. We call her Byrdie because…

Read More

Celebrate Father's Day with the Ultimate Man Cave

Father’s Day is right around the corner and what better gift is there for your father or husband than a space of their own? Man caves have become very popular in recent…

Read More

Home Inventory List :: A MUST HAVE for Every Homeowner

  Whatta ya have, whatta ya have?? And no, I’m not referring to your order at The Varsity. I mean what do you have in your HOME? This may seem like a…

Read More