Waterford Green – East Cobb’s Premier Swim Tennis Neighborhood

Looking for a great East Cobb neighborhood? Check out the new Waterford Green Neighborhood Guide HERE for more information on homes, community, schools, and recreation. Waterford Green subdivision in the heart of East Cobb County borders the Chattahoochee National Forest and the Chattahoochee River. This classic swim/tennis community is a favorite for homeowners, due to…

East Cobb… a City? You decide.

If you live in East Cobb, you have heard about the possibility of the City of East Cobb. Need more information on this subject?  For your convenience I’ve complied several links from East Cobb News and The East Cobber covering both sides of this proposal. The East Cobb News has done a great job with a…

Georgia Property Tax Exemptions…are you missing out?

All Georgia residents are eligible for a homestead exemption on their primary residence. And, depending on the county, there are other tax exemptions available if you meet the following criteria: Individuals 65 Years of Age and Older May Claim a $4,000 Exemption  Individuals 62 Years of Age and Older May Claim Additional Exemption for Educational…

East Cobb Market Report September 2021

Here is another look at the number active listings of East Cobb single family homes by month and year. Think of active listings as a flow. New listings are coming into the system and closed sales are flowing out. The data is captured at the end of each month. However, the most recent month I…

East Cobb Market Report July 2021

When you look at the chart below, you begin to see what the news has been all about. Seeing national numbers is not as impactful as looking at your own community. This chart below only includes single family homes listed in East Cobb. We are eagerly awaiting the numbers for August. If this trend keeps…

2021 Magnolia Run and Walk for Epilepsy

Help Ansley and friends raise awareness and support the 110,000 Georgians living with epilepsy & seizure disorders in the state of Georgia and get back to the swing of things! My friend and neighbor Amber Park shared this email with me earlier this month to invite me to join the upcoming fundraiser for Epilepsy. Last year, some of…

The Revival of the Ranch home with a rustic touch

Ranch homes are making a comeback. You ask why? First of all, baby boomers who once thought the McMansions were the best ever are now having a hard time going up and down stairs and taking care of large homes. Older ranch houses built in the suburbs during the 50s and 60s are now getting…

Less Could be More! 7 Downsizing Tips

Are you thinking of moving out of your East Cobb home? This past year, I helped several East Cobb empty nesters make a move.  Not all empty nesters will  move into a smaller home. Whether the home is the same size, bigger or smaller, it’s time to let some items go that have been collecting…

Pricing a House Correctly Still Matters….even in a Hot Market!

Dorsey Alston posted a blog recently that provides insight into each of the local markets in the Atlanta area. I am happy to share in this posting of my blog. Dorsey Alston compared the month-to-month data from May 2020 to May 2021 and found the number of days a home for sale stays on the…

Bridge Closed – Go Around! Ugh….

Willeo Bridge over Willeo Creek Closed! It’s going to be inconvenient for the next few months for those of us who need to cross over Willeo Bridge located near the roundabout near Willeo, Lower Roswell and Timber Ridge Roads. The old bridge built in 1960 will be replaced. The joint venture with Cobb County and…