Tag Archives: Atlanta

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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Bungalows–Atlanta Home Styles

Those lovely low-pitched Atlanta homes with overhangs and exposed porches are often loosely described by  Realtors as Bungalows, meaning any small to medium-sized home built between 1900 and 1940 with an open floor plan, and a single story or story … Continue reading

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Lions Gate–Atlanta Townhomes across from Olmsted Park

Lions Gate, an Atlanta Townhome and Condominium complex, is located in Fulton County off Ponce de Leon Avenue  on the edge of Druid Hills. Lions Gateis convenient to downtown Atlanta, the Carter Center and Emory University.  Shopping is close by … Continue reading

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Emory Area Townhomes & Condos–Tuxworth Springs, Heritage Two, and The Park at Emory

Emory University and the Emory Medical Center are among the highest employers in DeKalb County.  Professors, faculty, residents, doctors, nurses, and staff  live in the surrounding 3-5 square miles, generally designated as the Emory Area. This area encompasses parts of … Continue reading

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Decatur Townhomes and Condos–Atlanta Georgia

If you are considering the purchase of a Decatur Townhome or Condominium in the Atlanta area, be aware that certain rules and regulations apply for townhomes and condos, that are not applicable when you purchase a single-family detached property. There … Continue reading

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Decatur Townhomes and Condos – Atlanta, Georgia

Here are a few popular Decatur Townhomes and Condos located in Atlanta, Georgia, neighborhoods close to Emory University/CDC.  Convenience is a primary concern for Atlanta homebuyers, and these four complexes are all within a mile or two of major shopping … Continue reading

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Let’s Review Your Home Buyer Tax Credit

In an effort to stimulate the economy and the housing market, our government gave us some very nice tax breaks last year for purchasing a home before May 1, 2010.  This gift from Uncle Sam allowed many first time homebuyers, … Continue reading

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Atlanta Elementary Schools – In Crisis Mode

Many DeKalb County School are currently being evaluated for closure.  The DeKalb County School Board is considering a Re-districting Proposal which could close 12 elementary schools in DeKalb County.  Public input workshops are ongoing and approval of the re-districting and … Continue reading

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Buying Your First Home in Atlanta!

Wow, you’re taking a big step and considering the purchase of your first home.  Scary as it seems, this may be the best time in recent history to purchase a home, with rates still at record lows and a large … Continue reading

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7 Simple Steps to Sell Your Home in Atlanta

Selling homes in Atlanta has been challenging for the past few years, but things are definitely improving.  Adhering to these few steps will help your home sell faster. 1.  Curb Appeal – first impressions are key – trim the shrubs, get … Continue reading

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