Dianna Howell

How Can I Get My Offer Accepted?

7 Tips for Buyers in Multiple-Offer Scenarios

In our hot seller’s market, homes are selling quickly and for above asking price. Buyers need every edge they can get, and thankfully, the strongest offer isn’t always the one with the highest price. Remember these seven tips when you’re writing your offer:  Earnest deposit. Put down a strong earnest deposit to show in good

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Q: What Produce Can You Find at Smiley Brothers?

Today I’m taking a break from real estate to shine a spotlight on Smiley Brothers, a specialty deli and butcher shop in Pelham. Joining me is owner Criss Smiley to talk about what they offer, how they’ve expanded their selection this summer, and what they’ve done to adapt to COVID-19. I’ve been to Smiley Brothers

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Market Reports

Q: What Do You Need to Know About Our Market?

Here’s the latest news from our Shelby County real estate market. Our real estate market is currently in a unique position. Around Shelby County, we’re seeing more and more open houses, and homes are beginning to sell again. Of course, there is a new level of care and concern for everyone’s health and safety. We’re

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October Events in Birmingham, Alabama

How to Celebrate October in the Birmingham Area

October is officially here! Looking for something to do this weekend in the Birmingham area to get into the fall spirit? We have a list of things you can choose from, whether you’re looking for something scary like haunted houses or a family friendly attraction like a pumpkin patch! We’ve even included a list of fall festivals that you’re going to want to put on your calendar.

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