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Another dimension - one of not only sight and sound but of real estate law.

In The Know tries to shine some light on its mysteries through our blog and informative news articles (some of which feature us)

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Below are some of the latest articles from around the web we think are worth reading:

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And here are some media hits in which we take the spotlight:

2022 Winter housing market predictions

December 1, 2022
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Kara Cook
Partner Heather James is one of the industry experts Bankrate turned to for thoughts on the state of the upcoming winter housing market.

Housing market winter outlook: Still a seller's market, just a softer one

November 29, 2022
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kara cook
Partner Heather James gives her thoughts for the upcoming winter housing market expectations in this KRCR-TV online story.

Types of Encumbrances in Real Estate

November 2, 2022
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Heather James
The Balance, a large online investing and financial advice site, quoted our closing attorney Bonnie Timms as the sole expert source in an article about real estate encumbrances.

Cook & James redesigns website

August 12, 2022
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Kara Cook
The Title Report posted the news of our newly redesigned and recently relaunched website.

Mortgage rate predictions for mid- to late-2022

May 18, 2022
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Heather James
Comments from Chuck Biskobing, our resident C&J industry expert, are included with 7 other real estate experts and their predictions for mid to late 2022 mortgage rates.

How soon can you refinance? No waiting period for many

March 17, 2022
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Kara Cook
Senior Attorney Chuck Biskobing weighs in on the do’s and don'ts of refinancing in The Mortgage Reports.

Cook & James celebrates 16 years in the closing business

March 1, 2022
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Kara Cook and Heather James
Our 16-year anniversary news was picked up by Atlanta Agent Magazine, noting that we are well known around Atlanta for specializing in at-home closings.

These are all the different pros you’ll need when buying a house

March 1, 2022
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Kara Cook
Our attorney Bonnie Timms shared with Apartment Therapy the types of real estate pros necessary to make buying a home an easy process.

Cook & James celebrates 16 years

March 1, 2022
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Heather James
The Title Report summarizes the news of our 16-year anniversary including quotes by both Heather and Kara as well as a snapshot of our recent growth milestones.

What is a settlement statement?

February 22, 2022
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Kara Cook
The Bankrate article about settlements statements in which Jana’s quote was front and center was also picked up in the MSN news aggregator.

What is a settlement statement?

February 2, 2022
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Heather James
Our attorney Jana Paterson spoke with Bankrate for an article describing the ins and outs of settlement statements.

What Is a Real Estate Attorney, and Why Would You Need One?

January 25, 2022
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Kara Cook
Our attorney Sarah Stitgen provides input for a blog on the Bob Vila website in an article exploring just why a person would need a real estate attorney in addition to a realtor.

Mortgage rate forecast for November 2021: Rates head higher for the holidays

November 1, 2021
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Kara Cook
Bankrate takes a look at mortgage rates for November and opines that rates will head higher into the holidays; Chuck Biskobing offers his thought leadership input.

Cook & James adds five attorneys to teams

September 14, 2021
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Heather James
The Title Report picked up the announcement of our five new attorneys – Kim Miller, Patrick Watts, Robert Whitesides, Bonnie Timms and Sherri Stewart – in the People on the Move se

Cook & James adds five new attorneys to roster

September 8, 2021
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Kara Cook
Atlanta Agent Magazine covers the news of our five new attorneys, Kim Miller, Patrick Watts, Robert Whitesides, Bonnie Timms and Sherri Stewart

Mortgage rate forecast for August 2021: Will rates finally start going up?

August 11, 2021
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Heather James
Chuck’s industry insights are featured in this Bankrate article about the mortgage rate forecast for August.

Will the listing agent run your home closing, or who’s in charge?

July 15, 2021
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Kara Cook
Heather is quoted in Homelight’s article about where and how buyers and sellers can expect to close their real estate transaction (she predicts flexible closing locations are the f

What is a grant deed?

July 7, 2021
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Heather James
Our own Sarah Stitgen comments for Bankrate’s article about grant deeds versus warranty deeds or quit claim deeds.

Cook & James returns to in-person events with “speed dating,” cocktail class

June 29, 2021
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Kara Cook
Atlanta Agent Magazine covers our return to in-person events with a photo gallery from the June 23 cocktail class with friends from the Atlanta REALTORS® Association.

What is a property title search? How this important step can make or break your closing

June 2, 2021
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Heather James
Article in Bankrate.com about property title searches includes Sarah’s expert commentary throughout.

Atlanta Journal Constitution reports on Cook & James's executive promotions

February 25, 2021
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Kara Cook
Promotions for Richard, Brook and Jamie get picked up in the business section of Atlanta Journal Constitution

Cook & James announces executive moves

January 15, 2021
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Heather James
The Title Report covers the promotions and executive moves by Richard, Brook and Jamie.

Cook & James promotes three new executives

January 13, 2021
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Heather James
Our news of promoting Richard, Brook and Jamie is highlighted in Atlanta Agent Magazine’s ongoing section called “Making Moves.”

Will mortgage rates rise or fall in December?

December 1, 2020
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Kara Cook
Chuck adds his expertise to a Bankrate.com report about how factors like the virus and the election might affect rates this December.

What is a title search? How this important step can make or break your closing

September 18, 2020
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Heather James
Article in Bankrate.com about property title searches includes Sarah’s expert commentary throughout.

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