What to Expect as a Buyer

Welcome to our What to Expect as a Buyer page! Even though the fee for Buyer Agent services is paid by the Seller, make sure you get the best service experience available! Buyer Clients of The Bunch Real Estate Group enjoy access to some amazing real estate coaching throughout the process. The steps below provide […]

What to Expect – Home Warranty Coverage

What to Expect – Home Warranty Coverage We typically use Home Warranty of America for our Buyers and Sellers because they offer 13 months of coverage versus the typical 12 for a competitive price. Many buyers want the protection in their first year to hedge when cash is tight. We even get Listing coverage for our […]

What to Expect – Buyer Agent Agreement

Buying a Home? Here’s What to Expect – Buyer Agent Agreement Our approach with any relationship begins with education.  We will never ask anyone to sign a form they do not understand AND feel comfortable with.  To that end, we “chalk talk” example agreements like this one into pdf files so our prospective clients can […]

Filing for Homestead Exemption in Metro Atlanta

Every spring, home buyers are filing for Homestead Exemption in Metro Atlanta. Don’t leave money on the table! For this post, we asked Pam Robinson with closing attorneys Neel, Robinson and Stafford, LLC to simplify the Homestead Exemption process for us.  So, Pam, thanks so much for your help on this! What is a Homestead […]

Decoding the various “Status” types in FMLS

Now there is a guide for decoding the various “Status” types in FMLS.  What are CONKO, PLA, CONTG ????????  Some may appear online but most will show up on property information sheets printed and/or emailed to you by your agent.  We created the following crash course to help you  interpret the various abbreviations. ACT Active.  All listed […]

Using Bing Maps Bird’s Eye Viewer

Using Bing Maps Bird’s Eye Viewer can save you a LOT of time! The internet has definitely transformed the way Buyers search for homes.  I vividly remember hearing conversations about how this app and that app were going to make agents obsolete.  Not likely… I can give you a litany of reasons why some computer algorithm will […]