Becky Forbes | Marietta, GA
Becky Forbes Realtor--Thinking Outside the Box!
GET TO KNOW BECKY FORBES
Have you ever known of a Realtor who can explain the enormous differences between selling or purchasing a SHORT SALE verses FORECLOSURE? Has staging been complimentary? Have you received reports on area school systems or demographics of the area? Did your Realtor call the local Code Department to seek answers to your concerns? Were you informed of sites for calculating payments and selecting color schemes online for your uploaded prospective home? Has anyone taken the time to educate you with the step-by-step process of selling or purchasing? Did he/she have referrals for Interior Designers-Landscape Architects-Renovation Contractors? Can your Realtor help you find properties in Florida, California, and Grand Bahama? YOU HAVE MET ONE NOW!
With a B.S. and M.S. in Business Education and licensing in GA and FL, I specialize in assisting clients with "THINKING OUTSIDE THE BOX" financing, mortgage assistance grants, NO CLOSING COSTS mortgages, Short Sale Purchases & Sales, purchases of HUD homes w/$100 DP (FHA foreclosures) & Home Path homes (Fannie Mae foreclosures w/6 months home warranty & 3% DP), First Step (Freddie Mac Foreclosures with 1 year home warranty & 3% DP), first home purchases (and training :-), investments, and beach purchases with expertise in St. Simons Island-Amelia Island-Daytona Beach-Beverly Hills-Hollywood-Malibu-Grand Bahama.
As a Seller's Sales Associate, I will effectively market your property with thousands of contacts, multiple web sites, and will follow through with all showings. As a Buyer's Sales Associate, I guarantee you will find the "BEST BANG FOR YOUR BUCK" whether it be an investment or your dream home.
PLEASE NOTE: The market has troughed. Interest Rates are low. Listing prices are NOT "carved in stone" selling prices. It IS the time to buy, and my listings ARE SELLING.
Did you know you can purchase 3 BR Buckhead condominium homes in a country club community for under $115K, 2 BR as low as $39K, or 1 BR for under $30K? Did you know that ADA Plan is an option here?
Are you assuming expansive estates on acreage in Buckhead do not fall into foreclosure? Here are a few examples currently listed:
Expansive 6/7 Estate asking only $2.4M:
Elegant 6/3 asking only $720K:
New Construction 5/4 asking only $599.9K:
ATLANTA COUNTRY CLUB
Are you aware of what's now available at the Atlanta Country Club? This is an approved Short Sale. Interior Design it as you wish at this price:
If you haven't re-discovered Smyrna, now is the time. Just the bridge over I-285 from the prestigous Vinings, Smyrna offers so much for the prospective buyer. Taxes are much less than Fulton County, it's minutes from the heart of Buckhead, less than 30 minutes from Six Flags and Hartsfield-Jackson Int'l Airport, and has a community feel like no other. Living in the City Limits of Smyrna affords you a free membership to the Community Center next door to Market Village including indoor racketball, basketball, track, and fitness center!
ODwyer Homes in Smyrna
Smyrna-Vinings offers new construction with impeccable style and quality. ODwyer Homes has beautifully appointed and well constructed new homes along with a few lots available in the City Limits of Smyrna on a quiet, cul-de-sac setting with no short-cuts or cut corners. Choose from a variety of styles and finishes. All paints are quality Sherwin Williams, and did you know you can go to www.sherwinwilliams.com, upload a photo of your desired home, and change color palets?
Code requires privacy fencing to be 8' high, and set backs for a swimming pool has to be 5' from the property line and 15' from any other pool with a safe distance from the home's foundation.
VINTAGE SQUARE IN SMYRNA
Did you think you'd never be able to live in NEW CONSTRUCTION in the most highly sought area of Smyrna within walking distance to Market Village? Phase I of Vintage Square marketed their luxury townhomes in the $450's when first constructed. Unfortunately, the project went into foreclosure, and they have been newly acquired with a great low price starting in the $200's!
Also under construction is the 2nd Phase starting in the $190's!
Welcome to Suburbia in this lovely Swim/Tennis/Executive Neighborhood near Kennesaw State University and Barrett Pkwy.:
Did you know you can purchase a home in the City of Atlanta through the Atlanta Development Authority with only $1500 down? Did you know you can obtain a second mortgage at 0% with five year deferred payments?
Did you know that HUD homes can come with escrow? Did you know that foreclosures are not necessarily renovation projects? Did you know some HUD homes only require a $100 DOWNPAYMENT?
Did you know that you can buy Fannie Mae foreclosures with only 3% down? Call me to find out details on hundreds in your area.
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, GA
Did you know you can actually purchase a high end condominium home on the Prestigous St. Simons Island, GA for as little as in the $200's OCEAN FRONT (NOT A TIME SHARE or 1/4 share)? Here's a peek, and CLOSE OUT PRICES ARE NOW 75% OFF! Remaining luxury units are now only $200K to $500K for entire ownerships! Enjoy the originally priced commercial:
AMELIA ISLAND, FLORIDA
Did you know you can enjoy ownership 120 feet from the quiet north end of Amelia Island (just south of Cumberland Island) for as little as $250K, (that's 2 units newly renovated), new construction of 3BR 2.5 BA Plantation Style Duplexes 2 short blocks from the beach with public access for only $229K (reduced 45%), a 4 BR Fannie Mae foreclosure on 14th St. for only $179900, or 3 BR 2.5 BA NEW CONDO for only $109,900?
DAYTONA BEACH, FL
Did you know you can own oceanfront homes in Daytona Beach for under $500K or 4-Star Ocean Walk Condos at the Boardwalk on the 22nd floor for only $250K, 65% of their original value and grossing $32K/year? Did you know Dayona has a year around special events vacation calendar?
Did you ever dream of ownership on an almost deserted island but with enough civilization to make it worth while? You need to see what's in Grand Bahama. It's easier and more affordable than you can imagine. Just 1.5 hours by plane from Atlanta or 20 minutes by plan or 58 miles by boat from Palm Beach, this decadent West End of Grand Bahama will make you want to stay forever! Old Bahama Bay boasts quaint Bahamian waterfront properties, marina, restaurant, and all the privacy in the world. Ginn Sur Mer is a world class resort under development. Access is by private airport, and the resort will allow fortunate home owners to indulge in ocean front properties, canal properties, gondola taxis to assist get you around the expansive resort, 180,000 sq. ft. casino, spa, water park, and all the spoiling you deserve. Let me make arrangements for your visit to the private airport and accommodations to view the following:
Please allow me to assist you in "THINKING OUTSIDE THE BOX!" I want your Real Estate Experience to be an enjoyable one and look forward to working with you soon! Also, from personal experience, for your granite-marble-kitchen needs, I highly recommend:
Enjoy all the exciting details and listings updated frequently on www.beckysbeachresorts.com and in my monthly Beckys Beach Resorts Newsletter!
*Member: Atlanta Chamber of Commerce, Atlanta Board of Realtors, Georgia Association of Realtors, Amelia Island-Nassau County Association of Realtors, Florida Assocation of Realtors, and the National Association of Reators.