Ron Roberts's Blog Posts

The Fall market isn't a "falling" market - On The Real

Last week - what a nice week, weather-wise, right? Personally, this is my favorite time of year - that "transitioning to fall but still comfortably warm" period between mid-September and into.

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Working For My Clients in Every Sense of the Word & $0 Down + $0 Closing? Yep, and Coming Soon to ATL!

Happy Labor Day Weekend! I hope you're enjoying the long weekend doing whatever brings you joy. Goodness knows there are abundant options for us - between the Braves' being home for the,

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Loan Forgiveness & Credit Score Effects + "Recession" vs. "Housing Recession"

Lots to cover, from "student loan forgiveness" to realizing what a "housing recession" is. You know me - the JUICY stuff. :) Okay, but seriously, EVERYONE'S talking about this week's news that

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Become a Landlord; Grow Your Income

Hi! First things, first: I'll be traveling for my friends' Ash & Jen's wedding next week, so I *doubt* you'll hear much from me, but feel free to call (leave a voicemail), text and/or email me

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A "Swiss Army Knife" of an Agent

Happy weekend to ya - especially all you "first day of school" parents who got the first few days of the "new routine" off the ground. Has to be bittersweet - both getting the kids out of the house

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Myth-busting & An Invitation To Be My Neighbor

Happy weekend to you. First, I'd like to invite you to come by my neighbor at Tribute Lofts in Old Fourth Ward. Check out this corner/end unit condo and the view from our rooftop pool!Learn more

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Staged or No? Does It Matter?

Believe it or not, having only been in real estate for a few years, I still question the necessity of doing (or not doing) certain things if it comes with a cost. I guess you could say I'm "frugal,"

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Trying Something New This Week

Happy Saturday! Where I come from (just outside Augusta, Georgia) this is THE weekend in college football: Georgia vs. South Carolina is the annual "border bash," so it goes without saying I'll be

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Pride (and prejudice)

A Joyous Pride!I've ALWAYS been tentative in discussing the aspect of my life I never wanted to define me - being gay - but I have to tell you that as the years start to pile up, I stopped worrying

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Ready to SPRING into this season?

What's your home worth? | Open Houses This Weekend | New ListingsHello and happy "first day of Spring!" Here in Atlanta it may not crack 60ºF but that certainly isn't

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Are there REALLY "quick fixes" for your credit? Well ...

With interest rates still at historic lows, those who aren't quite at 620 or better with their credit scores may be EAGER to get there and get OUT of the "rent cycle." Yes. Take control of the

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Q: What home upgrades do buyers want in 2021?

A: Kitchen islands, firepits, and dual-sink bathrooms. But outdoor kitchens, pantries and smart appliances also ranked highly. If you're considering putting your home on the market and

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DREAMERS have 'American Dream' lending options

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) issued new guidelines earlier this winter instructing the Federal Housing Authority (FHA) to resume backing mortgages for immigrants under

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INTEREST RATES: WHAT GOES DOWN, MUST EVENTUALLY ... GO UP?

Historically low home mortgage interest rates have given everyone with credit scores at or better than around 620 fantastic longterm savings on their home purchase for nearly a year, now.  

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