Backyard Realty Group LLC - Real Estate and Property Management

Real Estate Agent - Backyard Realty Group LLC
Atlanta area full service real estate company that specializes in all real estate needs: buying/selling, commercial/residential, rentals and community/property management. Serving Cobb, Cherokee, Paulding, and surrounding counties. Here you can find information about our listings, our business as well as local information. We hope you enjoy our blog and please do not hesitate to contact us!
When people ask what I do for a living I reply with "I am a Real Estate Agent, Property Manager and Community Manager for Backyard Realty Group a full service Real Estate and Property Management Company".  I am often asked what is a Community Manager?  A Homeowners Association (HOA) is an organiz...
This is an extension on my previous post Getting the Best Return.  I added all the rest of my content. Preparing to sell your home or making simple upgrades to update your home are important investments. You want to spend your money on things that will pay off in the end. In this article you will...
Need some new words to use around the office?  Try these...your coworkers will get a kick out them! Blamestorming - Sitting around in a group discussing why a deadline was missed or a projectfailed and who was responsible. Seagull Manager - A manager who flies in, makes a lot of noise, craps all ...
Are you preparing to sell your home anytime soon?  Even if you are not planning to move soon make sure you update your home for the best return on the money spent.  According to HGTV here are the average returns you can expect by doing these home updates: Minor bathroom remodel 102% Landscaping 1...
When interviewing someone here is what their ANSWERS really mean! I KNOW HOW TO DEAL WITH STRESSFUL SITUATIONS (means):I'm usually on Prozac. When I'm not, I take lots of cigarette and coffee breaks.I SEEK A JOB THAT WILL DRAW UPON MY STRONG COMMUNICATION & ORGANIZATIONAL SKILLS:I talk too much a...
A while ago I read post here on AR about not wasting time when things are slow.  The goal of the blog was to work on your Internet presence to generate leads rather than sitting there waiting for the phone to ring.  I wish I would have bookmarked the blog to link too (I need to start remembering ...
  Does Your Home Have Pizzazz?  Preparing Your Home to Sell for the Best Value  Prepared by: Jason Tolley Backyard Realty Group, LLC  Of course you want to sell your home quickly and for the best value, but have you taken a look at your curb appeal?  Have you stood on your curb and looked at your...
I was playing a bit on MLS looking through various expired listings and I found myself "judging many books by their covers".  If I thought the first picture looked pretty bad I clicked on to the next listing.  So if our buyers are thinking the same thing...who is going to look at the listing?  Th...
I am now realizing that marketing yourself as well as your listings on-line is a full-time job in itself!  I have been in the field for a few years and I use FMLS,, my company's website and a few others but until just recently I had not branched out to utilize other helpful sites.  I ...
I am relatively new still to AR and I have heard a lot about Localism.  I logged in and took a look at the site, I find it pretty interesting.  However, I am confused.  What does it mean to sponsor a community?  I see that it costs but it gives no information as to how much or what sponsoring ent...

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