Atlanta Home Search by School- The “Atlanta Hop”

Atlanta Home Search by School The “Atlanta Hop” Some of the most import features of Atlanta real estate are taxes, traffic and schools. This particular Atlanta Real estate blog will focus on what we call the “Atlanta Hop”. The “Atlanta Hop” is the process of an Atlanta couple buying and selling houses to follow public schools. This home buying process usual starts before a couple even knows it. 1.) The couples usual start with a home in a fun intown location before even thinking about children. Examples of these areas and home for sale in them are; Decatur, Virginia Highland, Brookhaven and Smyrna. These areas in Atlanta are not necessarily known as the best schools but they are known for great locations and fun restaurants and bars. 2.) 1st big HOP. Time to look for a home in a good Elementary school. 1st step in the hop is to call us to list your current home. 2nd step is to look for homes in Dunwoody, East Cobb, Norcross, Morningside or Buckhead. These are areas in Atlanta know for some of the top public elementary schools. Not all schools in these areas are the best but some of the most notable schools (from the web site Schooldigger.com) are Vanderlyn, Tritt, Mountain Park, Mount Bethel, Murdock, Simpson, Livsey, Brandon, Crabapple Crossing, Sope Creek, Fernbank, Austin, Timber Ridge. – –   3.) 2nd HOP. Time to look for good Middle and or High School. Your Realtor, other parents at the school or school digger are the best resources for your next move. A few areas to focus on that are know for...

The Artisan on the Decatur Square

The Artisan Located at 1779 Commerce Avenue in Decatur, The Artisan is a new construction condo building with 1, 2 and 3 bedroom units still available. You’ll get all the modern amenities like pool and gym facilities, modern finishes and granite countertops with stainless appliances…there is also a park area next to the building. Keeping with the ‘Green Theme’ that so many people are pushing for these days, The Artisan is also using Thermal Pane Windows to make the units energy efficient. Monthly fees are based on square footage, and will provide maintenance and security for the building as well as cover your garbage, fire insurance, reserve fund and water / sewer. One bedroom units start around $240,000, two bedrooms at $290,000 and three bedrooms around $490,000. The building boasts open, gourmet kitchens and separate tub / shower in the master suites. Pre-construction pricing options are almost over, so please let me know if you are interested in taking a look at these great new condos in Decatur! We would like to be your The Artisan listing agent. If you have a home you would like to sell in The Artisan click here. Click here to see homes for sale in The Artisan Other Popular Condos around The Artisan CANDLER GROVE KNOB HILLS ON CHURCH EMORY PARC OAKHURST PLACE DECATUR RENAISSANCE BERKELEY...

Another Great Home Listed by ianmarshall.com

Woodland Hills Home JUST LISTED! GORGEOUS SOUGHT AFTER WOODLAND HILLS 4 SIDED BRICK BUNGALOW. 3 BEDROOM 2 BATH WITH INCREDIBLE MASTER W/LRG CLOSETS. NEW EAT IN KITCHEN WITH UPGRADED CABINITS.FINISHED BASEMENT WITH ENDLESS POSSIBILITIES.PRISTINE HARDWOODS. STORAGE GALORE.VERY PRIVATED BACKYARD. Feel free to contact the Ian Marshall if you have any detailed questions about Woodland Hills or any of the surrounding neighborhoods. We would like to be your Woodland hills listing agent. If you have a home you would like to sell in Woodland hills click here. Click here to see homes for sale in Woodland hills Other Popular Neighborhoods around Woodland hills MORNINGSIDE Homes for sale VIRGINIA HIGHLAND Homes for sale JOHNSON ESTATES Homes for sale DRUID HILLS Homes for sale ANSLEY PARK Homes for...

Kerry’s Intown Favorites for First-time Home Buyers

If you are ready to put down some roots and begin the search for your first home? Kerry Lucasse with the Nest Atlanta group would be glad to help you. Many new buyers want to be in a convenient – and fun — Atlanta neighborhood, but sometimes the prices are a little hard to swallow. The following areas are my ‘intown favorites’, offering you the ability to find a home that is move-in ready and will allow you to quickly build equity in your investment: The East Lake Terrace neighborhood surrounds the East Lake Country Club (near the intersection of 2nd Ave and Glenwood Ave) and has experienced tremendous growth in the past two years. There are new million dollar homes facing the golf course and $195,000 brick bungalows just across the street! Also, you are minutes to 1-20, the Oakhurst Village, Kirkwood and East Atlanta. Best Buy for $200,000 to $250,000…. East Atlanta More and more first-time home buyers are charmed by the “new and improved” East Atlanta Village, as well as the affordable housing. For less than $250,000, you can usually fine a renovated 2 – 3 bedroom home. New construction is also booming in this area, starting at $299,000 for a 3 bdrm / 2 bath home. More and more first-time home buyers are charmed by the “new and improved” East Atlanta Village, as well as the affordable housing. For less than $250,000, you can usually fine a renovated 2 – 3 bedroom home. New construction is also booming in this area, starting at $299,000 for a 3 bdrm / 2 bath home. Best Buy for...

Just Listed – 3 Level 4 bedroom Decatur Condo under 250K

Sycamore Station Condo – Just listed $248,000 4 Bedrooms 3 Full | 1 Partial Bathrooms 3 LEVELS OF LIVING IN CLOSE IN DECATUR. GRANITE AND STAINLESS RENOVATED KITCHEN. 3 SPACIOUS BEDROOMS UP WITH NEW HARDWOODS ON THE TOP FLOOR. PRIVATE OUTDOOR PATIO AND BALCONY. COMMUNITY HAS POOL AND HOA’S ARE VERY LOW. For more information about this condo click here Feel free to contact the ianmarshall.com if you have any detailed questions about Sycamore Station or any of the surrounding neighborhoods. We would like to be your Sycamore Station Listing agent.  If you have a home you would like to sell in Sycamore Station click here. Click here to see homes for sale in Sycamore Station Other Popular Condos around Sycamore Station Condos CANDLER GROVE KNOB HILL ON CHURCH condos DECATUR RENAISSANCE BERKELEY VILLAGE condos condos for sale in STRATFORD COMMONS  LAUREN PARC...

Just Listed by ianmarshall.com! A great Hillsdale home in Brookhaven

Fantastic 4BR/3BA in Hillsdale! Gorgeous hardwood floors on main level, Renovated kitchen w/ handsome maple cabinetry, recessed lighting, & granite counters opens to separate den, full finished daylight basement features huge family room, great rear deck and private fenced-in backyard! For More information about this home click here If you’d like more information, please contact me and I would be happy to show you around the neighborhood! Feel free to contact the ianmarshall.com team if you have any detailed questions about Hillsdale or any of the surrounding neighborhoods. We would like to be your Hillsdale Listing agent. Pine Hills homes for sale Brookhaven Fields homes Brookhaven Heights  Ashford Park homes for sale Drew Valley real estate Brookhaven homes for...