Merry Christmas Eve, Metro Atlanta! We hope your packages are wrapped, toys assembled, and food prepped for fun family celebrations. Christmas Eve is one of our favorite days of the year, when children and parents alike are full of anticipation for what tomorrow brings. The tree twinkles, wrapping paper crinkles, and holiday tunes fill the air. Eat all the Christmas cookies, drink the eggnog, and make sure you're in bed early for Santa!
All of us at Peggy Slappey Properties extend our heartfelt thanks for an amazing year in real estate and the opportunity to help so many of you find the home of your dreams. We work with the most outstanding partners in the business, from builders to attorneys and agents - all
Today is bright and sunny in metro Atlanta, but cold weather is just around the corner. More than a few of us at Peggy Slappey Properties are hoping for a snowy Christmas! While that might not be too realistic, it is smart to think ahead and prepare your home for below-zero temps before they sneak up on you and cause real damage. Here are a few quick reminders to help avoid frozen and burst pipes and all the mess that goes with them:
Disconnect garden hoses. Drain the hoses appropriately before storing for the winter.
Turn off water to outside faucets by using the valve inside your home. Drain the remaining water by allowing it to run until dry. Use insulating faucet covers for further protection.
Did you know December can be a great time to sell your home? The winter season traditionally sees a slow-down in sales simply because there are fewer homes on the market, but buyers in December are highly motivated, often looking to move quickly and settle in for the New Year. Home staging can make all the difference, especially when holiday decorating is thrown into the mix. Here are a few tips to make your home stand out and sell fast this holiday season:
Keep Holiday Decorations Simple
Selling at Christmastime doesn’t mean you need to skip decorating altogether. Hang onto your holiday cheer, but keep it simple: a tree, stockings, and greenery in a tight color palette that compliments your everyday décor. Outdoor lights should be simple, too;
Peachstate Homes and Peggy Slappey Properties are excited to offer two new home opportunities in The Woodlands, located just off Hwy 129 in the City of Jefferson , minutes from stores, restaurants, and the city’s award-winning public schools. Both homes have four bedrooms with open-concept floorplans and are offered at an unbelievable value!
174 Grand Oak Way, Jefferson, GA - $260,744
4 Beds/2.5 Baths
This charming home has a welcoming front porch that leads to a foyer and formal dining room with coffered ceiling. The kitchen is beautiful, with stainless-steel appliances, granite countertops, and tons of cabinet space. It overlooks the breakfast area and family room, which has a raised brick hearth and fireplace. This home is ideally situated
Welcome to the Orchards at Sunny Hill in Lawrenceville, Georgia! Peggy Slappey Properties and JSS Homes invite you to tour this gorgeous move-in ready home, available now for a quick move in as little as 30 days. This is outstanding craftsmanship, and no detail has been overlooked!
Inside the award-winning Mountain View High School District, the Orchards at Sunny Hill is close to entertainment, shopping, and dining in Lawrenceville and Buford. For those who like outdoor activities close to home, the community also has swimming pool and lake access. This is an ideal central Gwinnett location, with easy access to major highways and all the local conveniences homeowners need and enjoy.