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You've Got Options when working with me. Representing buyers and sellers in Jefferson and Shelby County Alabama including but not limited to: Birmingham, Hoover, Fairfield, Homewood, Alabaster, Pelham, Vestavia, Midfield



Income tax time is home buying time.  What better way to make use of your income tax refund than to make an investment? Your Tax Refund Can Help You Become a Will County Home Buyer   Last week, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced it had started accepting 2016 Income Tax Returns for proce...
Yes We Are Students and TeachersIn Alabama, to become a licensee, we are required to prepare by taking a pre-license course and then after passing the course and the licensing exam, we are issued a temporary license. Before we can obtain our permanent license, we have to take and pass a post-lice...
Just Listed:  512 3rd Street SW, Birmingham, AL $50,000Ok let's be real here.  Per tax records, this home has over 1500 sq. ft. and by any standard, that's a lot of house for $50,000.  But more than that, it's priced for the owner occupant homebuyer as well as the investor looking for a long-term...
Yes Cash Buyers Need to Show Proof of Funds TooEvery now and then I get a call from a "prospective" buyer that wants information on one of my listings and at some point, I'll ask if they have been pre-approved by a lender.  An answer that I sometimes get with such boastfulness and authority is th...
Real Estate is LocalReal estate is local.  That's the #1 reason that I blog about real estate.  As a Metropolitan Birmingham, AL Realtor® everything I write about relates to what I know about the local real estate market.  With so much information on the Internet, local home buyers and sellers ne...
I Knew I Could Get Asking Price But at What Real CostOn a recent listing appointment, I knew going in that the comps that I had prepared for the seller were not going to be viewed favorably.  I won't go into great detail, but without question, this was going to be a listing that was going to prim...
Boy oh Boy Do I Wish That Crystal Ball ExistedThis year I am going to have a particularly strong interest in promoting the real estate market in Fairfield, AL.  The locals know that Fairfield has suffered tremendously at the hands of the past administration, but with the election of our new Mayor...
Home Prices in Fairfield ALReal estate market data for Fairfield AL provided by Charita Hughley Cadenhead of Keller Williams Realty, Gardendale, AL Forest Hills, Glen Oaks and Cambridge Home Prices Below is just a sampling of the home prices in Fairfield, AL housing market.  As you can see, the a...
What's Really Important?Many times sellers go to great extremes to make a house look nice before putting it on the market.  They may update kitchens and baths, paint, lay new carpet and other such visually appealing changes.  But what about the maintenance issues that relate to the functionality ...
In Like FlynnI remember when I was younger, "in like Flynn" was one of my brother's favorite sayings, so when I saw Lynn's post, that the first thing that came to mind.I reached out to new Rain member Noel Mayer and I'm hoping he'll join in on this challenge as well.I wish everyone because I know...

Charita Cadenhead

Serving Jefferson and Shelby Counties (Alabama)
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