About realesavvy.com

Welcome to realesavvy.com – Your Guide to More Informed Homeownership

realesavvy is an online community dedicated to promoting homeownership in African-American and other communities of color. In our feature articles, we give you the most up-to-date information from government agencies, national and regional real estate associations, and the latest trends for the savvy homebuyer. Our goal is to help you gain the knowledge and resources necessary to purchase, renovate, or rehabilitate residential real estate.

At realesavvy, our mission is to increase homeownership in African-American and other communities of color by improving access to buyer and homeowner resources. We work to provide a consistent, up-to-date stream of news and analysis to get you closer to achieving the American Dream—homeownership.

Christopher G. Cox is the principal, publisher, and managing editor of realesavvy.com. Founded in 2006, realesavvy provides readers with accurate information about purchasing homes, methods of making housing affordable, and the latest in real estate trends.

As an extension of this mission, Chris regularly interviews leaders working within the real estate and community development industries for his news columns that are featured monthly in the Atlanta Voice, Baltimore Times, Charlotte Post and nationally syndicated in over 200 newspapers across the country in partnership with the National Newspaper Publishers Association, www.blackpressusa.com.

His outreach efforts there include a monthly real estate radio show that airs locally on WTOB (980 AM and 96.3 FM) in Winston-Salem. 

A native of Pennsylvania with over 20 years of real estate and mortgage banking experience, Chris is a licensed real estate professional currently based in Surry County, North Carolina.