Archive for September, 2011

Atlanta Home Prices Creep Up

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

According to Christopher Quinn of the The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Atlanta home prices continue to climb the pricing ladder.  I think even more encouraging is that the number of mortgages going into default is decreasing.  See his article below: “Home prices in Atlanta gained modestly in July, reflecting the national trend of four straight months of […]

August Existing-Home Sales Rise

Saturday, September 24th, 2011

The National Association of Realtors posted an article this week showing surprising gains in existing home sales in August.  It has a busy month at Team Rich Richardson, so I guess we shouldn’t be surprised!  The article is below:   Existing-home sales increased in August, even with ongoing tight credit and appraisal problems, along with […]

Keller Williams Realty Voted Best Place to work in Atlanta

Tuesday, September 20th, 2011

The Rawls Group of Keller Williams Realty, which is a group of seven Keller Williams Realty offices throughout metro Atlanta including our Peachtree Road office in Brookhaven, has just been named the Best Place to Work in Atlanta for the 2nd straight year! The list is published annually by the Atlanta Business Chronicle and it […]

Looking for a Fixer Upper in Grant Park?

Thursday, September 15th, 2011

I sure saw one yesterday.  This house is on an awesome street in the heart of Grant Park.  However, due to a collapsing roof, it is not much of a house at this point.  This is a BIG renovation. I took this picture of the bathroom after the contractor noted that he loved the “skylight” […]

Great Deal on a Grant Park Bungalow

Friday, September 9th, 2011

Didn’t think you could get everything on your list at $250K on the coveted west side of Grant Park? Think again b/c it’s all here – True 3/2, Front Porch, True Master with 2 closets and Master Bath, Open Kitchen w/ SS Appliances, FP, Hardwoods, Updated Baths, Separate Dining Area, Off Street Parking, Big Back […]

Atlanta Home Days on Market by Price Range

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

How long should it take to sell a house in Atlanta now compared to last year?  Does it take longer to sell a higher priced house? These are good questions and ones to which you should know the answers before trying to sell a home.  The market can be affected quite differently in various parts […]