5 Ways to Be a Neighbor and Pay It Forward

Do you remember The Golden Rule, to love your neighbor as yourself? As the uncertainty of physical distancing continues amid COVID-19, now more than ever people are in need of a neighbor. At RealtySouth, we believe in giving back to our community because it is the right thing to do. We have a few ideas […]

10 Family Fun Activities To Do In Your Home

Family fun begins at home. Now is the time to take full advantage of having the family all together under one roof. We have a few ideas for guaranteed smiles all around. 1.Slip and Slide: Ready for a good laugh? Enjoy your very own homemade slip and slide! With it being the first week of […]

A Digital Marketer’s Guide to Home Selling and Buying

As the growing need for digital marketing continues, the real estate market is beginning to reexamine how to market homes in the evolving digital space. Below are a few tips to think about when marketing a home for sale. 1. Instagram and Facebook Live Feature:Storytelling has been a key piece of our world for generations. […]

The Ultimate Ready to Sell Checklist

Prepare Your House to Sell: Staging your home is strategic for sellers to achieve top dollar by creating a space that is light, bright and inviting. You want to show off the space, not what’s in it. Just because knickknacks are of interest to you, it is likely that a prospective buyer will not enjoy looking at […]

6 Reasons to Make the Move to RealtySouth

A superior brand is key to anyone’s success. RealtySouth has many important  differentiators, include our ability to hold the #1 position in market share year-over-year, our statewide serviceable coverage area, 23 branch offices and growing, approaching 1,000 agents strong, with over 130 agents with relocation certifications, leadership commitment to client services and more than 65 […]

5 Reasons to Choose a Career in Real Estate

Thinking about becoming a real estate agent? You casually stream HGTV daily and love the idea of helping others find the perfect home, but is real estate the best fit for you? Here are five reasons to consider a career in real estate.   1. Flexible Hours  Are you tired of punching the time clock […]

Homemade: 13 Recipes to Make for Thanksgiving!

This time of year is special. It reminds us the reason for the season. We begin to reflect on past memories and look forward to new traditions during the holidays. Our RealtySouth family extends beyond buying or selling houses. We look forward to celebrating big WINS together and join in for thanksgiving celebrations around the […]

Alabama Real Estate Q3 Market Snapshots 2019

   Alabaster had a great third quarter. Total volume sold was up 11% from last year.    Auburn/Opelika market is a seller’s market. Total homes sold increased 5% from last year.     The Magic City had a strong third quarter. The average sales price is up 11% over last year, and the total homes sold […]

3 Not-So-Scary Home Renovations that will Pay Off!

Home renovations can feel overwhelming, time consuming and immediately you think…WOW this is going to be expensive. Although, there are unknown variables on project timelines and budgets there is great reward when renovating your home. Think about it like this, you are investing in your future or simply making your quality of life better through […]