HGTV in the ATL

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House Hunters Family is looking for camera-friendly families seeking their ideal home in our own backyard.  Viewers watch an entire family shop for a new residence and the season casting now is highlighting Atlanta. The program is searching for its “family” edition and if your kids are between seven and sixteen and have very strong opinions on proximity to Piedmont Park or the presence of …

Old Fourth Ward Home Prices Up 339%

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Home prices in the Old Fourth Ward have gone up 339% since 2011, according to my recent study of FMLS sales data.  339%. That’s not a typo folks, just some serious price appreciation. The Atlanta housing market has changed dramatically since 2011, the year that most housing economists point to as the bottom of the housing crash, and there is no …

Exceptional Lake Claire Loft Condo

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Our new Lake Claire loft condo listing is exceptional. I know, you’re thinking “Sure it is.  You’re their Realtor, Jon.  Of course you think it’s exceptional.” Trust me, this place is the bee’s knees, the cat’s pajamas and all that (just bring your own bag of chips). Phenomenal, Award Winning Design–  Designed by Rowhouse Architects and built by John Willis …

Morningside Tudor Magic

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There’s a lot to love about Morningside- the neighborhood’s appeal is universal.  I mean, ask yourself, if you were moving to Anytown, USA, wouldn’t you look for fantastic schools, beautiful homes, parks aplenty, and a central location?  Morningside offers all of the above, and a bag of chips.  Our listing at 1220 Pasadena encapsulates all that is good in Morningside, …

Atlanta Essentials

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Our newsletter is awesome. You should sign up, here’s this month’s version. February can be a real drag: shorter days, colder temperatures and little to get excited about. This year, we’re going to make the most of the dog days of winter with these 4 sure fire ways to break out of the seasonal funk.  So, instead of daydreaming about that breakthrough …

Filing For Homestead Exemption In 2017

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If you bought a home in 2016 that is currently your primary residence, you need to file for Homestead Exemption. There should be no excuse or exception. We’re talking about a golden opportunity to legally reduce your property tax liability. So, if you fall in to this category, or, you purchased in previous years, keep reading.  Some valuable nuggets to share, …

The Perfect Candler Park Bungalow For Sale

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Candler Park has always been one of our favorite neighborhoods in Atlanta, and our new listing at 283 Candler Street is the quintessential Candler Park bungalow. It’s also just one of those special houses that makes you smile from the minute you set your eyes on her.  Expansive front deck, 12-foot ceilings, 4 fireplaces, chef’s kitchen, spa-like master bath, natural light for …

2017 Resolutions…

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Below, the latest and greatest version of our monthly newsletter. If you’re not on the list, sign up contacting us here. Say hello to 2017, the land of resolutions, new chapters and fresh starts. There’s nothing like the month of January for turning a new page and beginning anew. A few Atlanta recommendations to help make the first month of …

How You Know That Your Realtor Doesn’t Know…

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Is It Possible For Every Realtor To Know Every Neighborhood? There is no single Realtor that can claim to be a master of all markets.  Some are more familiar in condominiums than single family homes.  Others might be more familiar with Midtown than Dunwoody, perhaps more of a Cobb County Brave than a Cabbagetown Hipster. Sure, some Realtors are more …