Shay Jackson-Turner

Jackson Signature Realty



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On my blog I will cover a wide range of real estate topics. I want to make real estate fun and simple. Please continue to read to learn more about real estate. Feel free to reach out to me if you ever have any questions. I'm here to help!

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December 8, 2017

Are you tired of renting, but can't buy right now because of one of the following challenges?

* Credit Challenges

* Past Bankruptcy

* Recently Divorced

* Past Repossession

* Medical Recovery

* New Job

* Foreclosure

* Short Sale

* Self Employed

If so, the new GA Lease-To-Own Prog...

October 14, 2016

When you are saving for your down payment, you do not want to forget about saving for your closing cost as well. Closing cost are the fees that you pay to obtain a mortgage loan. These fees are paid to the people that assist in purchasing your home like the lender, rea...

July 4, 2016

When you are applying for a loan, be prepared for a lot of qualifying questions and documents to back it up. It may seem like a lot, but you have to understand that the lender has to make sure you can repay such a big loan. Especially with the new CFPB (Consumer Financ...

June 2, 2016

Most people looking to buy a home can pay the monthly mortgage payments, they just need help with the down payment. The Georgia Dream Homeownership Program provides first mortgage loans and down payment assistance. These loans are 30yr fixed loans. An eligible borrower...

February 11, 2016

A few years ago houses were going for half of the price they are going for now if not lower. Because of the house market crash, the prices were so low the banks were practically giving them away. Interest rates were dropped to historic lows to help people buy homes and...

February 11, 2016

A lot of people think that they do not need a real estate agent when they are buying or selling a home. Yes, you can go through the transaction by yourself. But there is a BIG possibility that you could be loosing a lot of money or perks and never know it. It is VERY r...

December 12, 2015


After you receive your executed contract (both parties have signed) your inspection due diligence time period begins. I usually put 10 days in the contract to compete that. You must know that something always comes up in the inspection report. By asking the seller to...

December 12, 2015

Listening to family and friends in a transaction is a BIG NO NO! If I got a penny for all of the wrong advice clients have came to me with from family and friends, I would be rich. Family and friends can cause you to miss out on the house you want or loose money. They...

October 7, 2015

Buyers will search the internet non stop until they find the best looking house in their budget. That can easily turn someone into an emotional buyer. An emotional buyer can run into pitfalls because they don't do all of their homework. I have listed 10 things to think...

October 7, 2015

According to a study from  NAR (National Association of Realtors), over the last five years rent prices have risen by 15%. The income for renters only went up by 11%. If you are currently renting, you can get caught in a never ending trap of not making enough to cover...

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Shay Jackson-Turner


The rates on fixed mortgages are still close to historically low levels. The average rate for the 30-year  fixed loan  is  3.80%. The average for a 15-year mortgage is  3.11%

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