The Changing American Home

Amber Randhawa Interior Decorating

Owning a home has been a hallmark of the American dream for centuries, but the homes we live in have changed a great deal, especially over the last 100 years. From building materials to average size, the homes built today look almost nothing like the homes built for our parents and grandparents, and when we purchase an older home, we …

The Housing Market is Booming!

Amber Randhawa Real Estate Trends

When the housing market crashed in 2008, the average home lost over a quarter of its value, and many Americans were financially devastated, especially those who had bet their entire financial future on the house flipping craze. Flippers who had been making hundreds of thousands of dollars on each house they flipped were going bankrupt, stuck with houses that were …

Kitchens are Getting Smarter!

Amber Randhawa Homeowner and Homebuyer Tips

Refrigerators with built in touchscreens, ovens you can turn off or change temperature from your phone, coffee makers that can add coffee to your shopping list when you are running low – it seems the advances in smart technology for your kitchen are endless. We can all expect the appliance companies to continue trying to outdo each other in terms …

Upgrading the Great Outdoors!

Amber Randhawa Home Staging, Homeowner and Homebuyer Tips

Are you starting to make small upgrades and changes in order to sell your home?  Or do you just want to know what you can do now that will make your home easier to sell in case you decide to move in the future?  Don’t neglect the great outdoors when looking for ideas to increase your selling price. From small …

Goats in the City!

Amber Randhawa Homeowner and Homebuyer Tips

Have you heard about the new trend in eco-friendly lawn care?  It’s goats! Goat rental services are popping up across North Georgia, and it is becoming more and more common to see these munching herds inside the perimeter, cleaning up large public spaces, residential lawns, and even large city parks. In fact, goats played a big role in the landscaping …

What’s Out in New Home Trends

Amber Randhawa Real Estate Trends

Like everything else in life, housing trends change.  The popular and most sought after features 10-15 years ago may be the same features that make a house less desirable in today’s changing market.  Millennials in particular are seeking smaller homes, specifically willing to trade square footage for functionality and proximity to walkable conveniences, like dining, retail and greenspace. Today’s home …

Make Your Home Even Smarter!

Amber Randhawa Homeowner and Homebuyer Tips

Have you already upgraded to a smart home thermostat, a robotic vacuum and camera enabled doorbell?  Today’s homes are getting smarter and smarter by the minute, and while these standard smart devices are far from old news, there are some new kids on the block as well.  New products are hitting the market all the time that can be programmed …