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To Buy or Not to Buy?
Questions about Purchasing Foreclosures

Web Admin - Thursday, December 28, 2017

Maybe this is your first home or possibly your 10th, but regardless, making the decision to purchase a home under foreclosure is different from the standard home sale. Here are some of the obvious (and not-so-apparent) points to keep in mind…  read more >>

There’s too many to choose from!!!
The Best Apps for Anyone Interested in Real Estate

Web Admin - Thursday, December 21, 2017

So, you’re in the market to buy, sell, or rent a home and don’t know how to go about it? Here are some of the highest rated applications that are available for free and will help to guide you in the right direction:  read more >>

So You Want To Be In Pictures?
A Look into Atlanta’s Booming Film Industry

Web Admin - Tuesday, December 12, 2017


‘Tis the Season

Web Admin - Monday, December 04, 2017
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Winter Checklist (of FUN!!!)

Web Admin - Wednesday, November 29, 2017

So, the weather is turning cold (or maybe not considering this is the South), and you are looking for some fun things to entertain yourself and possibly some Holiday guests. I’ve scoured the internet for some unusual and interesting things to do in Metro Atlanta and North Georgia! read more >>

“Uh, Oh – I forgot to ….”
Preventative Home Maintenance and Why It’s Important

Web Admin - Tuesday, November 21, 2017

When you are a landlord of a single-family home, you usually don’t live nearby and so the phrase, “Out of sight, out of mind” often comes into play. BUT, ensuring that your rental home is properly taken care of as if you were living there yourself is as just important, if not more so, than where you do reside.  read more >>

Take a Hike – The Mundane

Web Admin - Wednesday, November 15, 2017

November 17, 2017 is National Take a Hike Day! Check out these places in the Metro Atlanta / North GA area. Get out there and enjoy this great fall weather!  read more >>

World Kindness Day

Web Admin - Saturday, November 11, 2017

Monday, November 13, 2017

Merriam Webster defines kindness as “the quality of being friendly, generous, and considerate”. What better way to spend a day than carrying out acts of kindness for everyone – family, co-workers, and even random strangers.


5 Reasons You Should Thank a Veteran Today and Every Day

Web Admin - Thursday, November 09, 2017

Veteran’s Day, formerly known as Armistice Day, is a day to celebrate and thank those who have served and protected our great country. Here at Backyard Realty Group DBA Tolley Community Management we are #VeteranOwned by Mike Tolley, who served in the Navy. We also have Michael Degrauwe ,  who also served in the Navy as well. These three veterans are a few of the  23.2 million military veterans in the United States of which should be thanked on this special day. Here are 5 reasons you should thank a veteran, today, tomorrow and always:  read more >>

The 10 Most Expensive Currently-Listed Rental Homes in Metro Atlanta

Web Admin - Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to have more money than you could spend? Or maybe you already do! Just for kicks you could rent one of the homes listed below… (Or maybe you’d have to get a few friends & family to go in with you!) Check out the most expensive rentals in Metro Atlanta right now.  read more >>