Category Archives: Real Estate

City of Decatur–Something for Everyone!

Decatur, Georgia, has become one of the most popular in-town neighborhoods in the metropolitan Atlanta area.   Early citizens rejected a proposal to make Decatur a major railway terminal because they didn’t want the noise and pollution, and subsequent city planners … Continue reading

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Why Owning Residential Rental Property Still Works – 2014

The Atlanta real estate industry is finally beginning to see signs of recovery.  In fact, the National Association of Realtors announced that the real estate market overall made a “robust” recovery in 2013. This may be the best time to … Continue reading

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Ready to Sell–Start Preparing Now

After a lackluster four years, home values in the Emory University area are finally going back up.  While home prices in the Druid Hills and Fernbank School District are not yet in the pre-2008 selling range, they are getting better! … Continue reading

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Emory Point–Neighborhood Retail Addition

Construction for a new retail and mixed-use development called Emory Point has been developing during the past year along Clifton Road near Emory University and its opening has been anxiously anticipated. Emory Point complex is now open  and features an … Continue reading

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Winston Place–Featured Decatur Condo Complex

Several  features make condos and townhomes an attractive choice for home buyers.   Winston Place is a charming small complex conveniently located close to shopping, restaurants, and medical facilities like Emory and the VA hospitals. Winston Place is one of the … Continue reading

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Atlanta Rental Market–Investment Frenzy

It’s no secret that Atlanta and the surrounding area have endured a difficult real estate market during the past 4-5 years.  Atlanta has had one of the highest number of foreclosures and short sales in the country, but is experiencing … Continue reading

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Emory Area Neighborhood–Medlock Park

The Medlock Park area is nestled between Scott Boulevard, North Superior Avenue and North Decatur Road in Decatur, Georgia.  Small well-kept bungalows and brick ranches predominate, with newer construction  interspersed.  Families and individuals are drawn to the neighborhood by affordable … Continue reading

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Why Do You Need a Property Manager?

You need a Property Manager for many of the same reasons you need a professional real estate agent.  To make your life easier. Realtors are licensed and knowledgeable about  State and Local laws that might affect your property.  For example, … Continue reading

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Will Home Mortgage Interest Deduction Survive?

The American Dream and home ownership have been partners for a long time. One of the cornerstones of our American housing policy has been the Home Mortgage Deduction, which has been in place since the inception of the tax code … Continue reading

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North Druid Valley– Decatur Homes

Close-in Decatur homes like those in North Druid Valley are among the most desirable real estate in the area.  Nestled off North Druid Hills Road between Clairmont and Lawrenceville Highway lies a hidden community of winding streets and lush vegetation … Continue reading

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