2013: Virginia Highland Real Estate Sales Stats | 2013 Full Year Report - 01/28/14 07:42 AM
Virginia Highland Real Estate Sales Stats for 2013 Virginia Highlands is one of Atlanta's most highly sought-after "intown" neighborhoods and was one of the first to start showing signs of the recovery of the real estate market.  As you will see in the report below, 2013 was a a monumental year for Virginia Highlands real estate sales and home values.  If you would like to learn more about the Virginia Highland area and see the latest real estate for sale, visit our VAHI Real Estate Guide.
 
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2013 Real Estate Sales Statistics for Virginia Highlands January 1, 2013 – December … (4 comments)

2013: Kirkwood Home for the Holidays 2013 - 11/28/13 10:09 PM
2013 Kirkwood Home for the Holidays Kirkwood Station :: Atlanta, GA

 
The Historic Kirkwood community invites you to start a brand new tradition this year with the 1st Annual Kirkwood Home for the Holidays celebration.  This event is sure to delight the entire family with a holiday market with crafts from local artists, the lighting of the tree in Downtown Kirkwood, live music ....and even a pet holiday costume contest!  Also, don't forget to stop by the "North Pole" photo booth and pick your props for the perfect holiday photo.
 
The Kirkwood home for the holiday market will … (0 comments)

2013: Decatur Holiday Candlelight Tour of Homes 2013 - 11/28/13 09:38 PM
31st Annual Decatur Holiday Candlelight Tour of Homes December 6-7, 2013
 
The City of Decatur hosts many fantastic events each year, but the Annual Decatur Holiday Candlelight Tour of Homes is definitely a favorite.  Tour some of Decatur's finest Craftsman bungalows, English Tudors and turn of the century historic homes when they are decked out in their holiday finest!  It's also a great way to get some new ideas for your holiday decor this year!
The 31st Annual Candlelight Tour of Homes is “A Walk Down Main Street” showcasing the history and tradition of this beloved Intown Atlanta community.  Proceeds … (0 comments)

2013: Winter Wonderland at Fernbank Museum - 11/28/13 01:52 AM
Winter Wonderland exhibit at Fernbank November 22, 2013 through January 5, 2014
 
If you have family in town over the holidays, this is one Atlanta holiday even you don't want to miss!  Fernbank Museum’s 4th annual Winter Wonderland is a special holiday exhibit featuring trees and displays recognizing diverse holiday traditions including Christmas, Hanukkah and the Festival of Lights and more.
This year, the Winter Wonderland event includes the "Holly Jolly Film Fest" in the Fernbank theatre!  The kids (and many adults) will love the classic holiday shows and specials.  Come on out to enjoy holiday crafts and have your … (0 comments)

2013: 2013 Atlanta Thanksgiving Run and Half Marathon - 11/17/13 08:48 AM
Atlanta Thanksgiving Half Marathon and 5K Run November 28, 2013
It's time again!  The Atlanta Half Marathon and Thanksgiving Day 5k is an annual tradition that thousands of runners, walkers and volunteers look forward to all year long.  This event is organized by the Atlanta Track Club and includes events for the entire family.  The Thanksgiving 5k is a run / walk event and the course is designed so participants may cheer on the Half Marathon runners.  The Mashed Potato Mile is a race for ages 7-12 and the Gravy Gallop is a 50-meter dash for participants aged 6 and under. 
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2013: Decatur Wine Festival 2013 - 11/09/13 12:55 AM
Decatur Wine Festival The Downtown Decatur Wine Festival starts in less than 2 hours (November 9, 2013).  This is one of my favorite events on a crisp Fall day in the Decatur Sqaure.  The wine fest begins at 1 pm and runs through 4 pm.  
The City of Decatur hosts the wine festival every year, offering over 500 international and domestic wines for your tasting pleasure!  In addition to the sniffing, swirling and sipping you will also enjoy live music from local artists, as well as food vendors and all of the restaurants in the Decatur Square will be open … (2 comments)

2013: Craigslist No Longer Allowing Links or HTML in Ads - 11/07/13 03:50 AM
Yes, HTML has been removed from Craiglist ads.  This morning, I was creating new Craigslist ads for my new listings -- they were all HTML with imbedded property images, keywords, and links -- when I realized that Craigslist made a BIG CHANGE...
 
It no longer allow HTML in the Craigslist ads.    Craigslist HTML guidelines now state that “IMG, FONT, TABLE, DIV, and SPAN tags are no longer supported in this category."

 
If you are an avid poster on Craigslist, I'm sure you'll be as disappointed as I was when you see that HTML / rich media features … (15 comments)

2013: Fall Back, Atlanta! - 11/02/13 12:12 PM
TIME TO FALL BACK, ATLANTA!
It's hard to believe, but it is already time to set your clocks back by one hour. Daylight savings time begins at 2:00 am on November 3, 2013.
 
The Good News:
You get an extra hour of sleep tonight!
Research revealed that violent crime decreases when we "Fall Back"
Heart attack rates decrease at the end of Daylight Savings time each year (per Harvard Health Blog Report)
Monday's traffic accidents are lower than when we "Spring Forward"
For most of us, the sun will be up on our way to work.
 
Hope you have … (0 comments)

2013: Downtown Decatur Arts Festival - 05/25/13 03:37 AM
2013 Downtown Decatur Arts Festival  On Memorial Day weekend, the City of Decatur will be celebrating the 25th anniversary of one of their most popular festivals, the 2013 Downtown Decatur Arts Festival.  Located in the Decatur Square near the Old Courthouse, you will find over 150 local artists displaying their work.  Enjoy great music from local vendors and listen to live music throughout the day, including headline performer, Shawn Mullins.
 
MORE DECATUR ARTS FEST DETAILS:
Open to the public and free for everyone
May 24 to 26, 2013
Friday's Art Walk begins at 5 pm
Festival runs on Saturday from … (0 comments)

2013: 2013 Kirkwood Spring Fling & Tour of Homes - 05/02/13 12:56 AM
2013 Kirkwood Spring Fling & Tour of Homes   Spring in Atlanta is my favorite time of the year, especially with the weekly line-up of Atlanta festivals and events.  In less than two weeks, one of my favorite festivals will be here -- the Kirkwood Spring Fling and Tour of Homes!

On Saturday, May 10, 2013 the Kirkwood Spring Fling will kick off in the Bessie Branham Park (in between Kirkwood Rd and Norwood Ave along Ridgedale).  The first order of business is the annual 5K fun run at 8 am and then at 10 am the festival begins.  The … (1 comments)

 
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