Virginia Highland Market Update for the 4th Quarter in 2016

Friday, February 10th, 2017

Real estate in Atlanta continued to be strong in 2016.  Let’s focus today on a Virginia Highland Market Update for the 4th Quarter in 2016.  First a few facts.  Virginia-Highland was developed as a streetcar suburb in the early 20th century.  It’s named for the intersection of Virginia and Highland Avenues.  Virginia Highland has a […]

Summerhill Real Estate Market Update

Thursday, September 8th, 2016

     We’re hitting the back side of 2016 so let’s review what’s happening in the market in some Atlanta neighborhoods.   So today we bring you our Summerhill Real Estate Market Update for the Second Quarter of 2016.  First a little about Summerhill.  Although Summerhill is a small neighborhood it has a large and […]

Grant Park Market Update Second Quarter 2016

Monday, August 29th, 2016

       We’ve hit the 3rd quarter of 2016 so lets take a look at the numbers in our Grant Park Market Update Second quarter 2016.   This area continues to be red hot.  First a few fun facts about Grant Park.  This neighborhood, and Inman Park, contain the best collection of Victorian homes […]

SummerHill Real Estate Market Update

Thursday, February 25th, 2016

We’re cruising through the first quarter of 2016 trying to review all our target neighborhoods and see how they did in the last quarter of 2015.  So today we bring you our Summerhill Real Estate Market Update for the Fourth Quarter of 2015.  First a little about Summerhill.  Although Summerhill is a small neighborhood it […]

Required Documentation for Business Entities when Buying or Selling Real Property

Friday, February 12th, 2016

  Whether you’re an investor or an individual that owns a house under a business entity then you may need different and additional documents than when selling as an individual.  Our good friend Kati Heller of McManamy, McLeod and Heller has a complete list of what you may need.  This list is a great reference […]

Virginia Highland Market Update

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

 2015 was a good year in real estate for most of Atlanta and Virginia Highland was no exception.  Much of the intown market experienced appreciation which exceeded inflation.  It’s a result of the trend of people choosing to live closer in to urban areas and improvements to the quality of life in Atlanta.  So let’s […]

Grant Park Market Update

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016

Happy New Year!   Since it’s the end of the 4th quarter it’s time for your Grant Park market update.  Grant Park has been a strong market since the real estate recovery began in 2012.  We’ve seen steady increases in prices here and that’s brought some new infill construction to make this neighborhood even pricier. […]

Liens to Look out for When Buying a Home

Monday, January 18th, 2016

There are liens to look out for when buying a home.  A lien is a claim made against the home.  It’s essentially a claim that someone is owed money and that when the home is sold the lien must be satisfied.  If you purchase a home and the lien isn’t satisfied then the lien stays […]

Capitol View and Capitol View Manor Real Estate Market Update

Friday, December 4th, 2015

  It’s time for our quarterly Capitol View and Capitol View Manor Real Estate Market update.  First a little history.  Up until the early 1900’s Capitol View was just farmland owned by the Stewarts, Deckners and the Shannons.  Then the trolley came through and the land changed hands and was subdivided into the lots you […]

What do I do About my Neighbor's Fence?

Thursday, August 27th, 2015

      So you’ve bought a home or are thinking of buying one.  But your not sure about your or your neighbor’s fence.  Is that my fence or my neighbor’s?  Who’s responsible for it’s maintenance?  How do I find out if it’s on my property or not?  We’ve got the answers here at Bottomley […]