Finally, there are some tools for the web savvy Seller or Buyer regarding Atlanta's Chastain Park neighborhood.
The reality is that almost all websites show only about half of the homes listed in Chastain Park because automated search utilities simply can not isolate these homes because it is too complicated. Here's why:
- Today's "Chastain Park" comprises a group of older neighborhood pockets surrounding the park. Each of these neighborhoods has a name that the public would not necessarily associate with being in Chastain Park. Agents often list homes using the original subdivision name making many unrecognizable to the search engines if someone is using Chastain Park as the location or neighborhood
- Chastain Park straddles 2 zip codes
- Chastain Park straddles 2 cities
- Chastain Park straddles 3 elementary school districts
There IS one site that can provide this information - www.SellingChastain.com shows the most complete and accurate summary of currently listed homes along with the most recent sales because it is based on a custom search that is hand filtered weekly. You do have to go through a quick registration which is free and easy but the data is well worth it. You can also tune in anytime to www.ChastainHomeNews.com which provides up-to-date sales data along with a running commentary how the Chastain Park micro-market is fairing.
If you are looking to buy or sell a home in Chastain Park, these resources can be a huge help.