Market Information

Housing Expectations in 2016

Housing Expectations 2016- NAR


The Atlanta market should continue to outperform the national housing prices. 4th Quarter 2014 vs 4th Quarter 2015 has shown an approximate. 30% increase in prices for Cherokee, Cobb, DeKalb, Forsyth, Fulton and Gwinnett Counties (combined). While we will not continue to increase at this rate, we see 2016 will usher in healthy increases in housing prices. Equity market volatility can favor real estate.


Here is a little something from the National Association of Realtors.


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Should I file for homestead exemption this year?



In Georgia, homeowners are entitled to a homestead exemption on the house they live in as their primary residence.  If you’ve just moved to a new home, and live in it on January 1 of this year, you will need to file for your homestead exemption.  The forms and information on where and when to file can be found on the county website links below.


Fulton County Information & Forms

Cobb County Information & Forms

Dekalb County Information

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Homesnap and Heery Brothers

Photographic search on your smartphone.

Photographic search on your smartphone.

Get Homesnap for iPhone, iPad or Android. Using Homesnap, you can snap a photo of any home to find out all about it. Homesnap draws on our massive homes database to show you how much the home is worth, when it last sold, interior features details, local school ratings, similar listings, nearby sales and more.

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The Trust Machine and Real Estate – Bitcoin and Houses

There has been a huge surge in Bitcoin prices. On October 31, 2015, the Economist published a compelling article title “The Trust Machine”.  The article explains how bitcoin and the underlying blockchain technology has promise. A lack of trust in worldwide governments and regulation will add fire to the spread of blockchains (and thus bitcoin).

Here are some fascinating charts. First is an ETF (Exchange Traded Fund) by the name of The Bitcoin Investment Trust. Look at the change in … Read more

Heery Brothers | leaders in Atlanta’s high end luxury residential real estate market

Georgia had 16 sales over the last six months over $3,000,000. Atlanta Fine Homes Sotheby’s International Realty sold approx. 25% of these sales by volume (relying on data from FMLS) over the last 6 months. 3 important sales in this group for Atlanta Fine Homes Sotheby’s International Realty were;

  • 2167 Mount Paran Road,
  • 3111 North Wesley Court, and
  • 899 Big Horn Hollow.

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Heery Brothers sold 2167 Mount Paran Road and … Read more