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In this section (click to jump):
Short Sales vs. Foreclosures
Home Buying Mistakes to Avoid
Press: Collette in the News



FILING FOR HOMESTEAD EXEMPTION IN 2010
Homeowners may need to provide their Warranty Deed book and page, proof of residence, social security numbers, driverís license and car tag info. Use the table below to find specific information for your county:

County Deadline Phone
Fulton County April 1, 2010 404-612-6440
DeKalb County March 1, 2010 404-298-4000
Gwinnett County March 1, 2010 770-822-8800
Cobb County April 1, 2010 770-528-8600
Clayton County April 1, 2010 770-477-3311
Cherokee County April 1, 2010 678-493-6122
Henry County April 1, 2010 770-288-8180
Forsyth County April 1, 2010 770-781-2106
Douglas County April 1, 2010 770-920-7272
Fayette County March 1, 2010 770-461-3652
Paulding County April 1, 2010 770-443-7606

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SHORT SALES VS. FORECLOSURES
Download this informative PDF with detailed comparisons of the consequences to the homeowner in each scenario.

HOME BUYING MISTAKES TO AVOID
Read this great article from the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

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We would like to direct your attention to some informative articles on the Atlanta real estate market and community involvement. These publications have interviewed Collette for her expertise in real estate, Atlanta market trends, and/or her active involvement in and support of the community:

Atlanta Parent Magazine
Atlanta Parent Magazine has named Collette McDonald a Community Superhero!
Click here to read the article (requires Acrobat Reader).

Top Agent Magazine
Collette was recently featured on the cover of Top Agent Magazine!
Click here to visit the Top Agent Magazine web site,
or here to read the full article (requires Acrobat Reader).

A Challenging Economy, An Opportunity For The Wise Real Estate Investor
Collette's article commissioned by an international investment firm

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution's John Adams offers his Inside Advice:
Georgia home prices remain stable despite perceptions

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution's HomeFinder: The Search

Atlanta Homes and Lifestyles: Suite Dreams

The Dunwoody Crier: Bootcamp

The bottom line on redistricting: decentralization saves more money

Jacobs tweaks bill to create 'path to annexation'

In brief - Concorde soccer field hearing deferred

Soccer club to withdraw zoning bid

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