Archive for May, 2012

Shop at Atlanta Area Farmers Market to Eat Locally

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

‘Tis the season for farmers’ markets in Atlanta.  If you want to eat locally, here are a few markets to check out.  Some farmers’ markets close in the fall while others stay open year round, so when you find a favorite market, be sure to check their schedules. DECATUR FARMERS MARKET Wednesday Market is located […]

Create Your Wish List Before You Start Looking For a Home

Friday, May 25th, 2012

If you are thinking about buying a home, you first need to think about what you can and can’t live without.  There are lots of options out there, and the process can be overwhelming.  So especially if this is your first home purchase, it’s a really good idea to create a wish list. BEFORE you […]

What’s In a Neighborhood Name?

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012

There are some interesting names of neighborhoods out there like Dinkytown in Minneapolis, and Strawberry Mansion in Philadelphia.  And, what about Buckhead, right here in Atlanta?  Have you ever wondered where these names come from? The posh Atlanta community of Buckhead comes from a general store and tavern founded by Henry Irby in 1837. Legend […]

Adorable Cottage Available in Great Lakes Neighborhood in Downtown Decatur

Thursday, May 17th, 2012

Here’s your chance to buy in Great Lakes, one of downtown Decatur’s favorite neighborhoods, at a value price. 316 Superior Avenue, Decatur is a charming brick cottage in outstanding condition and is ready for you to move right in.  It’s also ready to expand when the time is right.  You will fall in love with […]

Park Avenue Co-Op Sells for Record $52.5 Million Dollars

Wednesday, May 16th, 2012

Wow! Is $52.5 million too much to pay for an 8 bedroom, 10 bathroom co-op? Not at 740 Park Avenue, home to several high profile residents. This New York City home has 2 libraries, 6 terraces and views of Central Park. And, the taxes alone are about $1.5 million. The building was built in 1929 […]

What Can You Get for $500,000 in Buckhead?

Friday, May 11th, 2012

How much home can you get for $500,000 in Buckhead? If you’ve always lived in Atlanta and love Buckhead, or if you’re new to the city and are looking for a home, here’s a sampling of what you can get for $500,000 in Buckhead.  Depending upon whether you want to be close to extraordinary shopping […]

Get Information About Homes For Sale in a Snap

Wednesday, May 9th, 2012

It’s easier than ever to see what homes in your neighborhood are worth or what they’re selling for.  Whether you’re in the market for a new home or you just want to see the value of homes in your neighborhood (or any neighborhood), all you need to do is pull out your iPhone and snap […]