Mother’s Day is a time-honored tradition of celebrating the women in our lives who raised us, dried our tears, shaped us to be who we are, and well, mothered us. Everyone has one or has someone who is like a mother to them. While appreciation for any parent or guardian should be every day of […]
Happy Cinco de Mayo! Cinco de Mayo is a holiday filled with several fallacies. Today we are going to share some little-known facts about this fun holiday. Getting the facts straight will help you better appreciate this holiday rooted deep in regional traditions. A common misconception is that Cinco de Mayo marks Mexico’s celebration of […]
If you are interested in increasing the property value of your home ahead of a sale or closing, there may be a chance of remodeling or renovating in your future. Renovating could potentially mean finding a contractor, mitigating costs to fit your budget, and making your Pinterest dreams become reality. If you are thinking about […]
Over the past year, we’ve had plenty of opportunities to reflect on what we consider most important in our lives. The place we call home is one of the biggest things many of us are reevaluating. George Ratiu, Senior Economist at realtor.com, shares: “The very nature of the pandemic, through the health implications, social distancing, and need to isolate, has really […]
This year, we have witnessed mortgage rates slowly increasing but compared to the historical averages, the rates are still significantly low. If you are thinking about purchasing a home, you may be wondering how a change in mortgage rate affects your personal home buying budget. This year, rates have risen by approximately half a percentage […]
We hear the term sellers’ market being used very frequently in the real estate industry and it may be hard to decipher what this truly means. So, this leads us to ask the question: What is a sellers’ market? This season has been proven to be the ultimate sellers’ market because it is the optimal […]
Although entering the housing market may seem daunting, there are many exceptional opportunities available to both buyers and sellers. Whether you are purchasing your first home, transitioning into a larger one, or even selling; there are many perks to ensure you are making the right choice. Here are some amazing perks being offered if you […]
Tomorrow, April 22, 2021 is the 51st anniversary of celebrating Earth Day. Even after 51 years, Earth Day is more pivotal than ever. Every year, Earth Day represents a global desire to protect our planet and inspire sustainable action. It creates awareness and serves as a reminder that collective action can truly make an impact. […]
With lending requirements becoming more strict, you may be wondering how difficult it will be to acquire a loan and whether your credit score is high enough to qualify for a mortgage. Although tightened lending standards can seem more stressful for buyers, there are still many options available to borrowers with lower credit scores. Building […]
The secret to success is a question of habit. Good habits are crucial to enhancing the quality of your life. When you commit to incorporating habitual behaviors consistently throughout your life, your potential is truly endless. Here is a list of a few powerful habits practiced by successful individuals: Start the Day Early The habit […]
Last year, the World Health Organization declared Covid-19 a worldwide pandemic and this led to very uncertain times. With such extreme challenges affecting all of us so greatly, it became increasingly more difficult to decipher where the economy stood. Despite the many challenges, the housing industry held strong and became one of the leading tailwinds […]
RISMedia is known for being the residential real estate industry’s definitive source for news and information for real estate’s most profitable and productive professionals. RIS Media has been hosting a series of interviews between CEO’s in the industry. During one of these CEO chats, Seven Gables very own CEO, Mike Hickman, had the opportunity to sit […]
The inspiration for SG Living spawned from our desire to connect more with our clients and the communities we serve. Our fundamental purpose as real estate advisors is to guide and assist people through a home buying and selling experience.
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