Atlanta Area Real Estate News & Market Trends

As we build out our blog, you will find it to be a wealth of information, covering everything from local market statistics and home values to community happenings. That’s because we care about the community and want to help you find your place in it. Please reach out if you have any questions at all. We’d love to talk with you!

April 1, 2020

What's Up Weds ~ Weekend of April 3-5, 2020

While we are all home, doing our part to flatten the curve, there are some who are in great need. Click on the links below to learn how you may help!

Cobb Senior Services - At risk clients are in need of food and household items.

MUST Food Rapid Response - MUST Ministries is looking for a small number of volunteers to deliver food to cars during this time of families at home. MUST is working to help students/children who would normally get meals at school.

Atlanta Community Food Bank - Not able to take food donations to a site? You can donate online!

Weekend Planner April 1, 2020

 

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March 25, 2020

What's Up Weds ~ Weekend of March 27-29, 2020

While we are all home, doing our part to flatten the curve, these virtual options will help you stay connected!

Scholastic Classroom Magazines - Learning doesn't have to stop just because the schools are closed! Each day provides four separate learning experiences, each built around a fun, meaningful story or video. Grade specific activities can be done individually, with the family, or with teachers!

Virtual Story Time - The world's greatest storytellers read books aloud! Geared towards children grade's K-5, each story includes an activity for children to do at home.

Home Safari - Brought to you every day at 3pm, the Cincinnati Zoo features one of their animals through a Facebook Live feed.

 

What's Up Wednesday March 25, 2020

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March 18, 2020

What's Up Weds ~ Weekend of March 20-22, 2020

While we are all home, doing our part to flatten the curve, these virtual options will help you stay connected!
AJCePaperAs a public service to the community, the AJC is providing complimentary access to the AJCePaper to everyone. This allows you to read the complete newspaper online. 
Virtual Tours of Famous Museums - According to Fast Company, Google Arts & Culture teamed up with over 500 museums and galleries around the world to bring anyone and everyone virtual tours and online exhibits of some of the most famous around the world.
New and Binge-Worthy Shows - What's new and binge-worthy? A comprehensive location to browse through various streaming services and find your next show. 
Weekend Planner - March 20, 2020
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March 11, 2020

What's Up Weds ~ Weekend of March 13-15, 2020

Every Wednesday, we bring you a few events happening around town. Click on the links below for more information!

Cobb County Library Book Sale - Friday, March 13, through Sunday, March 15 at the Cobb Civic Center. Over 100,000 items for sale at this semi-annual event. Books, audio-books, CD's, records, and more! All proceeds go toward purchasing new books and other library materials.

Free Admission to the Museum - Saturday, March 14 at the Marietta Museum of History. Take this opportunity to tour the exhibits and learn a bit more about this historical town.

St. Patrick's Day Live! Takeover - Saturday, March 14 at Live at the Battery. Enjoy green beer, signature Irish cocktails, Irish food, and more! There will be a Lucky Charms bar, gold & jewelry scavenger hunt, live music, and games galore!

What's Up Wednesday March 11, 2020

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March 4, 2020

What's Up Weds ~ Weekend of March 6-8, 2020

Every Wednesday, we bring you a few events happening around town. Click on the links below for more information!

CWE 2020 Harriet Tubman Hike - Saturday, March 7 at Sweetwater Creek State Park in Lithia Springs. The Center for Women at Emory University invite you on a mile long hike, discussing the life of Harriet Tubman and the historical significance of Sweetwater Creek Valley.

Touch-A-Truck - Saturday, March 7 at Ben Robertson Community Center in Kennesaw. This family friendly event allows attendees to get up close and personal with all sorts of vehicles, ranging from public service to construction.

Free Vaccine Clinic for Pets - Sunday, March 8 at Earl Duncan Park @ Paulding Meadows. Ensure that your fur babies are up to date on their vaccines. Free rabies, DHPP for dogs, and FVRCP for cats for Cobb and Paulding residents.

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Feb. 26, 2020

What's Up Weds ~ Weekend of Feb 28-March 1, 2020

Every Wednesday, we bring you a few events happening around town. Click on the links below for more information!

2020 U.S. Olympic Team Trials - Marathon - Saturday, February 29 at Centennial Olympic Park - Watch these athletes cruise through the streets of Atlanta at a pace that will knock your socks off!

Oyster Crawfish Festival - Saturday, February 29 at The Tavern in Atlanta - Crawfish, oysters, shrimp, and southern cocktails are the main event! Plus, a special concert by !he Dirty Guv'nahs! You don't want to miss this fun event!

Farmer's Market - Saturday, February 29 at the Marietta Square - An average of 65 vendors, this market is a sure to please with fresh produce, and locally crafted items!

 

 

Weekend Planner February 26, 2020

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Feb. 19, 2020

What's Up Weds ~ Weekend of Feb 21-23, 2020

Every Wednesday, we bring you a few events happening around town. Click on the links below for more information!

Archery Come & Try Days - Friday, February 21 at Cherokee Recreation Center. A fun opportunity to try out a new sport!

Polar Plunge 2020 - Saturday, February 22 at Acworth Beach. The largest fund raising effort for Special Olympics of Georgia. Music, food and fun at this chilly event!

Mardi Gras on The Roof - Saturday, February 22 at Ponce City Market. The Roof is converted to New Orleans French Quarter! Games and family friendly crawfish boil in the afternoon and a fun adults only boil in the evening!

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Feb. 12, 2020

What's Up Weds ~ Weekend of Feb 13-16, 2020

Every Wednesday, we bring you a few events happening around town. Click on the links below for more information!

Galentine's Day - Thursday, February 13 at Marietta Square Market. A fun opportunity to meet up with your friends, have dinner at one of 18 restaurants, enjoy trivia, music, and a complimentary glass of champagne and dessert!

The Best of Atlanta Comedy - Friday, February 14 at The Omni Hotel at The Battery Atlanta. What better way to enjoy the evening than laughing? Enjoy the entertainment of 10 of Atlanta's top comedians performing, along with music and drinks!

"Casablanca" Showing - Saturday, February 15 at The Strand Theatre in Marietta. See this classic film on the silver screen. A true treat!

Weekend Planner Feb 12, 2020

 

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Feb. 5, 2020

What's Up Weds ~ Weekend of Feb 7-9, 2020

Every Wednesday, we bring you a few events happening around town. Click on the links below for more information!

Park Pick Up, Pizza & Play! - Friday, February 7 at Laurel Park in Marietta. Spend time with your neighbors and help keep our parks clean! Pickup supplies are provided and a pizza party follows!

Max and Jag's Big Barking Bake Sale - Saturday, February 8 at Mostly Mutts Animal Rescue in Kennesaw. Come support the cause of caring for our sweet mutts!

Georgia Division of Reenactor's Camp of Instruction - Saturday, February 8 at Pickett's Mill Battlefield in Kennesaw. A fun day to watch a gathering of reenactment soldiers training and practicing drills. Black powder and tactical demonstration will be open for public observation.

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Jan. 29, 2020

What's Up Weds ~ Weekend of Jan 31- Feb 2, 2020

Every Wednesday, we bring you a few events happening around town. Click on the links below for more information!

Chili Cook-Off - Friday, January 31 at the Cartersville Library. Bring a pot of your famous chili with copies of the recipe to share! A winner will be chosen at the end and everyone goes home with new recipes!

Atlanta Winter Beer Fest - Saturday, February 1 at Atlanta Station. Over 150 beers, wine and cider, live music, and heated tents! This is an adults only event.

Mardi Gras Midtown Block Party - Saturday, February 1 at Midotwn's Entertainment District. Kick off the Carnival season with the largest Mardi Gras themed party in Atlanta! New Orleans style food, drinks, beads, music, and more!

 

Weekend Planner Jan 29 2020

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