In only a handful of days, 2020 will turn into 2021. And while we cannot wait for the possibilities that a new year will bring, we want to take a moment to look back on this fascinating year. After all, Lee County enjoyed some interesting changes—and so has the world of real estate. Let’s revisit Ryan’s Top 10 Blogs of 2020 to see the full picture.
Auburn University Was Named the Best College in Alabama
Lee County’s Opportunity Zones: Where Are They Located?
You can call Lee County “the land of opportunity,” since it’s home to several state Opportunity Zones. You can also find out where they’re located—and how they help the area. Read more.
Southern Living: Opelika Is One of the Best Small Southern Towns
Opelika residents love to talk about how terrific their town is. We agree! They even have the press to back it up, since Southern Living named their city one of the best small Southern towns! Read more.
7 Benefits of Taking Virtual Property Tours
It’s the year of staying home—which can be kind of difficult if you want to move. Fortunately, virtual property tours can help you find a fantastic new house. Read more.
Alabama’s Housing Market During COVID-19 Shows Strength
Ryan’s Top 10 Blogs of 2020 emphasize just how strongly the market endures. Even in June, it showed promise and progress. Read more.
Ryan Roberts is Move Safe Certified
Why Curb Appeal Matters in the Age of Social Distancing
A good first impression can set the tone for an entire interaction—even if it happens virtually. Many showings occur online or through video calls right now, giving curb appeal an extra weight during this new age of social distancing. Read more.
13 Indoor Paint Colors to Consider Right Now
New year. New interior! Whether you’re looking to sell or you’d like to refresh your home, these indoor colors are in right now. Read more.
7 Home Features Buyers Are Looking for During COVID-19
Finished basements. Sink space. Fenced backyards. What do they have in common? They all have earned renewed interest in the current market, now that so many of us spend so much extra time at home. Read more.
6 Things to Know About Alabama’s Residential Market During COVID-19
Though this year has presented some unique challenges, the Alabama residential real estate market has adjusted. In fact, it’s actually thriving! Read more.
Throughout all 366 days of 2020—yes, this year was a Leap Year—all kinds of interesting things took place. Among them, we found wins not only for our state, but for our local community! Ryan’s Top 10 Blogs of 2020 shows just a handful of them—and you can find more here. Finally, if you want to start off the new with a success story, contact him here. He can help you buy, sell, or both in the Auburn, Opelika, and Lake Martin area!