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A Look at Cherokee Cities

Cherokee County’s 5 Best Cities Whether you prefer a quiet downtown area or a bustling walkable city, Cherokee County’s top 5 cities have something for everyone!     Woodstock You may not expect to find a bustling downtown in North Metro Atlanta, but the City of Woodstock has a lot to offer! With a lively and walkable downtown shopping district, several performance venues, an impressive collection of parks and trails, and a featured community events throughout the year (including a Summer concert series!), Woodstock is a great place to live, work, and vis...

May 15th, 2018 | Community, North Georgia, Local, A Look at Cherokee Cities

The Best Spring Events in Georgia

The Best Spring Events in Georgia Spring in Georgia is gorgeous! Here are some of our favorite ways to enjoy it!     Spring at Gibbs Gardens Gibbs Gardens, a sprawling collection of gardens in North Georgia, is always beautiful, but in the spring it’s particularly breathtaking! Between March and April, 20 MILLION daffodils come into bloom and paint the rolling landscape with colors you won’t want to miss! Atlanta Dogwood Festival Georgia’s native dogwood trees bloom in the spring and are celebrated at the annual Dogwood Festival! With live mus...

March 17th, 2018 | Spring, Local, Community, The Best Spring Events in Georgia

You want a real estate agent, trust us

  You want a real estate agent, trust us You may think finding a real estate agent to help you buy or sell your home is it’s more trouble than it’s worth… but you’re wrong. Here’s why: Chances are, if you’re moving, you’re not an expert on the area where you want to buy a home. But you can bet that a local buyer’s agent is. Similarly, unless you happen to be a real estate market buff, selling a home yourself can leave you without the proper knowledge to protect your interests. A real estate agent can protect your interest by wr...

February 18th, 2018 | Real Estate, Local, First-Time Home Buyer, Community, Homebuyer, You want a real estate agent, trust us

3 Facts About Buying A 2nd Home

3 Facts About Buying A 2nd Home The 2nd home market is thriving! Here are three facts about buying a second home in North Georgia.     If you’ve ever thought about owning a second home, whether you want to have a peaceful mountain getaway, or a lake house rental property, here are a few things to consider.   1: There are several loan options From jumbo loans to conventional financing, you may be surprised at your options. Jumbo loans may help you afford a more expensive second home, and with a conventional loan, you could get financing for up to 90 p...

December 17th, 2017 | Homebuyer, Home Loans, Local, North Georgia, Real Estate, 3 Facts About Buying A 2nd Home

Here For You: Friendly, Experienced, Approachable

Here For You: Friendly, Experienced, ApproachableWe believe in friendly communication, experienced team members, and cutting through bureaucracy for our clients. When most people think about getting a home mortgage loan, what usually comes to mind is: bureaucracy, red tape, bad customer service, scams, and headaches. Here at The Mortgage Source, you’ll have a completely different experience! With our experienced team members and down-to-earth owners John and Danielle Kennedy, you can expect expert advice, excellent communication, and a friendly atmosphere. But you don’t h...

October 22nd, 2017 | Independent Mortgage Broker, The Mortgage Source, Local, Community, About Us, Here For You: Friendly, Experienced, Approachable

Welcome to our Blog

We'll be posting new blogs every couple weeks! Our goals are to answer some of the most frequently asked questions about home mortgages, show the benefits of working with an independent mortgage broker, and support North Georgia by showcasing all the great things our local community has to offer!

May 16th, 2017 | The Mortgage Source, Local, Welcome to our Blog