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Two Willows Preserve
Tucked away in a quiet part of Gwinnett County, close to Lake Lanier but not too far from the Mall of Georgia, is a new home community deserving of everyone’s attention.
|Old Southern Charm Meets the Smart Home - Two Willows Preserve November 11th, 2010|
Wouldn’t it be nice to have the proper balance in your home of old world charm, modern comforts, technology you can depend on for your future needs, and potential living space for your family’s growth? Two Willows Preserve is just that place. Located in the Hamilton... [Read More]
|Small Things Lead to Greener Living - Two Willows Preserve November 3rd, 2010|
Everyone is talking about “Green Homes” and “Green Living”, but how can we get there without spending all of our “Green Dollars”? There are different degrees of going “Green” and the amount of effort and money will dramatically increase as you... [Read More]
|Living on the Continental Divide - Two Willows Preserve October 8th, 2010|
A little known fact about Ridge Road in northern Gwinnett County is that it is the eastern Continental divide. Growing up here in Buford, Georgia, I always heard stories that the water run-off on the East side of Ridge Road runs towards the Atlantic ocean, and the water draining on the West side of... [Read More]
|How to Use Comparable Sales to Price Your Home|
How much can you sell your home for? Probably about as much as the neighbors got, as long as the neighbors sold their house in recent memory and their home was just like your home.
Knowing how much homes similar to yours, called comparable sales (or in real estate lingo, comps), sold for gives... [Read More]
|Landscaping for Curb Appeal|
A beautiful yard is a head-turner, no doubt about it. The good news is that even if you can’t tell a tulip from a turnip at the garden center, you can still create eye-catching curb appeal by paying attention to the basics of good landscaping. Ignoring your yard—or doing something... [Read More]
|Should You Move or Improve?|
Whether to move or improve is a harder question to answer than it was a few years ago, but a few cost-benefit calculations can help you make the right decision.
What do you do when your family outgrows your house, or when the quirks you once found charming about the place just aren’t... [Read More]
|How to assess the Real Cost of a Fixer Upper|
When you buy a fixer-upper house, you can save a ton of money, or get yourself in a financial fix.
Make sure you have the time, skills, and desire to embark on home improvement projects before buying a fixer-upper house. Image: Somos/Veer/Getty Images
Trying to decide whether to... [Read More]
|8 Tips for Adding Curb Appeal and Value to your Home|
Curb appeal has always been important for homesellers. With the vast majority of today’s homebuyers starting their search on the Internet, the appearance of your property is more critical than ever. You only have a few seconds to catch their attention as they scroll through listings online... [Read More]
|4 Tips to Determine How Much Mortgage You Can Afford|
By knowing how much mortgage you can handle, you can ensure that home ownership will fit in your budget.
Homeownership should make you feel safe and secure, and that includes financially. Be sure you can afford your home by calculating how much of a mortgage you can safely fit into your... [Read More]
|First Home Near Completion|
Beautiful solid oak cabinets were installed in the Westover today. The Westover is one of the outstanding floor plans in Two Willows Preserve, a new home community of single family detached homes in the Mill Creek area of Gwinnett County. It is one of three homes currently under construction. The... [Read More]
|A New Era in Home Construction|
The homes in Two Willows Preserve in the Hamilton Mill area of Gwinnett County, Mill Creek School District, are distinctive craftsman homes. In fact, these homes capture a timeless quality, and the community has the feel of a small town. The community and the energy saving features of the homes,... [Read More]
|Two Willows Preserve|
Tucked away in a quiet part of Gwinnett County, close to Lake Lanier but not too far from the Mall of Georgia, is a new home community deserving of everyone’s attention. The timeless beauty of the small town Arts and Craft style homes of Two Willows Preserve are a reminder of a simpler life... [Read More]