La France 228

Live in an Atlanta Showstopper

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Unbeatable location and style for miles.  Our new listing at La France Street Lofts is a showstopper.    A two-story foyer with exposed beams and cement frames the open floor plan. A chef’s kitchen decked with stainless steel appliances and innovative shelving will make your Chef Boyardee feel like it’s a foie gras torchon. The master bedroom is its own hideaway …

PSA: What Did The Sellers Pay? | A Is For Atlanta

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Next up on our review of frequently asked real estate questions: how much did the sellers buy their home for? While the question is multifaced, see our own Jon Effron for a universal answer to the age-old question below:

Atlanta’s Best Month

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Hello, 2018! Even though we’re only about a month in, all things seem possible.   Sure, it’s exceptionally cold, but that doesn’t mean that you need to spend more time at home.  A few good ideas to help get your new year off to a fantastic start or cast off that last wave of cabin fever… 1. Get Your Herban Fix–  I hesitate to …

Washington DC

How Might The Government Shutdown Impact Real Estate Transactions?

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The government shutdown will not prevent people from selling their homes.  Nor, will impact buyers who want to purchase homes.  Hard to say exactly how it might impact mortgages, but here are a few things that home buyers with mortgages pending might want to keep their eyes on:  FLOOD INSURANCE– If you’re purchasing a property that requires flood insurance, things …

It's a good time to own a home in Morningside...

Morningside Market Report: The First Half Of 2017

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Morningside has been one of Atlanta’s hottest real estate markets over the last few years.  To even the most casual observers of Atlanta real estate, this is nothing new.  With close proximity to Midtown, Buckhead, Emory and Decatur, Morningside has long been a sought after destination for Atlantans looking for a relatively central location close to the city’s largest employment centers.  …


Castleberry Hill Dream Loft

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We love listing welcoming spaces that offer new Atlanta possibilities to potential homeowners and our newest, this top-floor, corner unit in the Deere Lofts at Castleberry Hill could not be a more ideal example. The loft features exposed beams, soaring ceilings, hardwood floors, and an exceptional roommate plan with two full bathrooms. The Deere Lofts also feature a fitness center, an elevator, …

Decatur Home Prices Surge

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Home prices in the City of Decatur are up 73% since 2011.  Not a huge shocker, considering that prices are up just about everywhere, but a 73% bump within an entire municipality is pretty noteworthy. A quick chart, to help kick off our analysis: 2011 2016 Avg. Sales Price $360,916 $ 625,556 Total Homes Sold 241 309 Homes Sold <$500K …

Ma-Ma-Ma-My Lachona

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My new listing at 1439 Lachona Court is a happy house.  How happy you ask?  Super happy.  How do you know?  Because, I just know.  I’m a Realtor, and I look at- literally- hundreds of houses a year.  I know it when I see it, and this one definitely has the goods. Located in the Toco Hill area, this house is …

Atlanta’s Best Spring

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OUR NEWSLETTER IS AWESOME. YOU SHOULD SIGN UP, HERE’S THIS MONTH’S VERSION. Hard to believe that it’s already Spring.  For our team, that means lots of real estate: buyers and sellers.  First time buyers, move up buyers, empty-nesters, two homes coming together, moving further out, coming further in… transitions of all stripes and sizes.  Spring, of course, can always mean so much …


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 …