• Setting the Price

    By Christie DeFoor on September 27, 2023

    The price is the first thing buyers notice about your property. If you set your price too high, then the chance of alienating buyers is higher. You want your house to be taken seriously, and the asking price reflects how serious you are about selling your home. Several factors will contribute to your final decision. […]

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  • 5 Quick Tips When Selling Your Home.

    By Christie DeFoor on November 14, 2022

    Clean scents, not covered up scents. -Make sure your house has been properly cleaned. If you have animals, make sure the floor has been scrubbed and the carpet has been professionally cleaned. Buyers want to smell fresh air when they see your home, not artificial scents from air fresheners or candles. Make sure to stay low key with any strong air fresheners of candles.

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  • 6 Reasons You Should Use a Realtor

    By Christie DeFoor on January 20, 2022

    If you’re like most people, buying or selling a home is the biggest financial decision you will make in your life. Yes, you could do it on your own… but you really shouldn’t. So, why use a Realtor?

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  • Now It’s More Important than Ever to Have an Agent to Help You Navigate

    By Christie DeFoor on May 10, 2021

    The real estate market is like nothing we’ve experienced before. Prices continue to go up and the end is not in sight. The amount of homes on the market in our area is low.

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  • A Hot Real Estate Market and A Huge Spooky Fundraiser Success

    By Christie DeFoor on November 4, 2020

    DeFoor Realty closed out October with a bang. We had out first “It’s Spooky to Be Hungry” Halloween Bash and Fundraiser. We had a great turnout. We played lots of games with the kids, handed out candy, gave away food, and collected canned goods and money to help feed the hungry in our area. Thank […]

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  • Nearly Record Breaking Rainfall at Lake Thurmond

    By Christie DeFoor on September 14, 2020

    Rainfall for August at Lake Thurmond was high last month, delivering about twice the average rainfall compared to what is typical for August. Lake Thurmond collected a whopping 7.4 inches in last month compared to the usual 3.8. This makes this the second highest Augusts to date! The winner goes to 1995 when Thurmond got […]

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  • Lake Levels Looking Good

    By Christie DeFoor on July 8, 2019

    The rain levels this summer are doing great things for our lake. Lake Thurmond collected 6.8 inches of rain in June. That’s a full 3 inches above the average. This number is significant for this time of year.

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  • 2018-2019 GA Hunting Season Dates

    By Christie DeFoor on November 5, 2018

    We’ve got a lot of hunters in the Augusta area and we thought it might be helpful to include the 2018-2019 Hunting Season Dates on our website. If you’re interested in looking at some great pieces of land for sale to do that hunting on, check out our land page here.  Deer Season Archery    […]

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  • Full Pool at Lake Thurmond

    By Christie DeFoor on May 4, 2018

    The recent rains have Thurmond hovering at full pool. The last time we were at full pool was almost exactly two years ago according to the Corps of Engineers. 

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  • The Look of Land for Sale

    By Christie DeFoor on September 6, 2017

    A home shows and sells more efficiently with proper curb appeal and staging. Land is no different. With land, you want to make that same positive impact. You want to make a good first impression and make sure people come for a closer look.

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