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67 Hogue St. NE

2BR/2BA • Old Fourth Ward
Whaaa? Two for the price of one? Income Potential?
This newly listed duplex in Historic Old Fourth Ward is an investment opportunity even many first time home buyers could swing! Totally renovated floor to ceiling with new finishes and systems, while jealously holding on to the charm of the era in which it was originally built. And the location is HOT! Smack dab in the middle of everything makes for an easy walk to pretty much anywhere you’re going, or to MARTA if you’re going very far. Clickhere or on the image above for pics and deets on this faboo O4W home.


This Property Listed Exclusively by William Bedgood
Keller Williams Realty Intown Atlanta

The Beltline Lantern Parade Is Saturday!
One of our very favorite Atlanta events is finally here! Please make plans to join us and witness the amazing creativity of our fellow Atlantans as they light up the Beltline’s Eastside Trail with their amazing creations. An astonishing 10,000 people marched last year, and this year’s is bound to be even more amazing!

Click here to learn more about the award winning Historic Fourth Ward Park

…and check out some of our favorite hangouts around The Old Fourth Ward

Bantam Pub
Kevin Rathbun Steak
Highland Bakery
4th & Swift
Two Urban Licks
Doubletake Recycled Luxury Boutique


823 Delmar Court
Ormewood Park
3 Bedroom / 2 Bath

Just listed by The Intown Agent, this place is right on The Atlanta Beltline’s Southern Trail!  Renovated just three years ago, the brick home features an open kitchen with tons of cabinet space, stainless steel appliances, and granite counter tops.  The master suite addition is generously sized with a faboo bath and walk-in closet, and the location can’t be beat.  It sits on a quiet cul-de-sac street close to East Atlanta Village and Edgewood Park and is adjacent to five acres owned by the Trust For Public Land.
Click here or on the image above for more info and let’s get you in this great place!

Listed Exclusively by David Bottomley and The Intown Agent
Keller Williams Realty Intown Atlanta

The Atlanta Beltline is the most comprehensive transportation and economic development effort ever undertaken in the city of Atlanta and among the largest, most wide-ranging urban redevelopment programs currently underway in the United States.  Click here or on the image above to find out more about this unique Atlanta treasure, or to sign up for one of the great tours offered.

This home is soclose to so many of my favorite spots on the East Side!  Here are a few of them:

The Shed
At Glenwood!

The Earl
Great music & food!

Baby Love
For great parents!

Comfort Food!

Wine Bar and more!

Intown Healthy Hound
And City Kitty!

Coffee. Food. Art!

Holy Taco
¡Es delicioso!

Gun Show

3BR/2BA in Edgewood!

66 Vinson Drive • Atlanta 30317

Want value?  Well, that’s what you’ll get in this home!  Completely rebuilt by a master craftsman for his family, the home features a high end kitchen with custom cabinets, all copper plumbing, new hardwood floors, and sits high on a large lot with an oversized 1 car garage.  All brick exterior, great neighbors, and totally rebuilt in 2006.  Front porch has been expanded and it is in a super location, only a block from Coan Park near the Stone Mountain Trail and so close to everything Intown.  Click on the image above for more about this great home.


Listed Exclusively by Marc Takacs, Realtor
Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Midtown

The Spotted Trotter Is Growing!

Chef Kevin Ouzts, pictured above with his wife and business partner Megan, is the proprietor of this unique Kirkwood establishment specializing in all natural, sustainable, humanely-raised, and hormone-free meats.   The Spotted Trotter’s philosophy is simply to “make food the right way”, so you can not go wrong shopping here.   Kevin and Megan will soon be opening another location as well as a restaurant!  For a list of the restaurants who already serve their product, The Spotted Trotter’s weekly menus, or anything else you’d want to know click here or on the photo above.

And don’t forget to mark your calendar for these great upcoming intown events:

Atlanta Pride Parade
October 13

Boos & Brews
October 25

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Walk To The Park & Zoo!
299 Grant Park Place
4 Bedroom / 2 Bath

Can you believe this adorable picturesque Grant Park cottage actually conceals over 2200 square feet of beautiful living space?!   Upstairs are two bedrooms, a large media room, and tons of extra storage.  Downstairs there are two more bedrooms (including the huge master suite) as well as living room, dining room, eat-in kitchen, and a separate laundry room.  Out back is completely fenced and perfect for back yard get-togethers, with alley access and a large workshop/storage building.  You’d better jump on this one–it’s not going to last long!

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Listed Exclusively by The Intown Agent,
Keller Williams Realty Intown Atlanta

Way More Than A Baby Store!

Voted “Most Awesome Kids Consignment & Resale Shop” for the 2013 Red Tricycle Awards, Baby Love is much more than you’d expect.  Of course they have lots of great clothing, toys, and gear in like-new condition, as well as new, but they also offer acalendar full of classes, events, and workshops to help parents along the entire journey, from pregnancy to school years.
Save the date for their Fall sale event Friday, September 27!


…check out a few of our very favorite Grant Park hang outs:

Garden Hood
Loose Nuts Cycles


…and here are some other faboo haps going down this weekend:


…come hang out with us next weekend at The East Atlanta Strut!
    Saturday, Sept 21

open this sunday 1-3 pm

1711 Braeburn Drive SE  •  Atlanta 30316

Perfect for entertaining, you’re going to love this faboo EAV renovation!  The beautiful kitchen with stainless steel appliances opens to a spacious living and dining room, and bonus room that could be a home office.  The bedrooms have generous closet space and the gorgeous master offers an extra large walk-in closet, private access to the back deck, and a beautiful bath with French doors, double vanity, a great big ‘ol soaking tup and separate shower.  Hardwood floors throughout, gas log fireplace, and separate laundry room.  The level back yard is completely fenced and already prepped for your fire pit!  Click on the image above for photos and details, and go ahead and start packing ’cause you’re going to want to move right in.

MAP IT >Listed Exclusively by David Bottomley
Keller-Williams Realty Intown Atlanta

Anything Grows: A Yard & Garden Tour
Of East Atlanta Village
What a fantastic way to get to know this funky & eclectic neighborhood!  After the open house, make plans to explore the EAV in a very unique way.  A guided tour will highlight imaginative and sustainable landscapes that feature food gardens, native plants, exotic foods, farm animals, rainwater catchment systems, and much more.  Public and private spaces will be featured including residential gardens and farms, community gardens, guerrilla orchards, and local restaurants.  Refreshments provided, so click the image for more details.

Join Us At The East Atlanta Strut Sept 21!

…and here are a few more great neighborhood establishments you’re sure to enjoy:

The Midway Pub

East Lake Pharmacy

Holy Taco

So-Ba (Vietnamese)

HodgePodge Coffeehouse & Gallery

Park Pet Supply


The Elder Tree

Octopus Bar

And remember theBeltline Lantern Parade
is this weekend!

Wowza, What A Great House!

451 Blake Ave • Atlanta 30316

This amazing East Atlanta Village renovation is a serious “must see”.  Meticulously crafted to incorporate today’s lifestyle with an impressive list of modern conveniences, including thoughtful placement of USB outlets for charging electronics and it’s pre-wired for wall mounted televisions.  Add to that a well thought out open floor plan, sleek modern finishes, and a luxurious master suite addition and you’ve got yourself a winner!  The list of amenities keeps going–click the image above for more about this EAV stunner!

Listed Exclusively by David Garrison, Realtor
Origins Real Estate

Grant Park Summer Shade Festival

Don’t miss the 11th Annual Grant Park Summer Shade Festival celebrating Atlanta’s oldest public park with an outdoor weekend featuring an Artist Market, live music from acclaimed performers, fun activities for children and plenty to eat and drink. The Summer Shade Festival welcomes visitors to Grant Park and the beautiful historic neighborhood.  The festival supports the Grant Park Conservancy, the organization responsible for maintaining the 131.5 acres of this amazing public green space.
Click the image above for festival map and details, entertainment, and parking information (including free bike valet!).

And don’t forget to mark your calendar for these great upcoming intown events:

Beltline Lantern Parade

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Ideal Candler Park Location!

1332 Euclid Ave • Atlanta 30307

The perfect starter, this great condo is an easy walk to Candler Park & Golf Course, Freedom Park Trails, and Little Five Points!   End unit has tons of natural light…PLUS it’s on the third floor, so no noisy neighbors clonking around above you!  Convenient open floor plan, brand new thermal windows, new energy efficient appliances, and gleaming hardwoods throughout.  Access to pool, tennis courts, and unit comes with gated assigned parking and a security system.  Don’t let this one slip by–it won’t last long.  Click the image above for more about this Candler Park charmer!

Listed Exclusively by Nicole Levine, Realtor
Keller Williams Realty Intown Atlanta

Important Information

City Of Atlanta Press Release, July 29:
In an effort to improve public safety and better allocate resources, the City has enacted a series of amendments to the existing False Alarm Ordinance. The new ordinance will take effect on September 15, 2013and residents will have until February 1, 2014 to register without incurring an unregistered alarm penalty. Residents can register their alarm system for free online at www.crywolf.us/atlantaga/ or by calling1-855-725-7102There is a $150 fine for not registering an alarm. If an alarm is activated and it turns out to be false there is no fine, just a warning. The 2nd false alarm will result in a $50 fine to the homeowner. Fines will escalate for each false call thereafter.
(Click on the image above to go to the city’s website)

And while you’re checking out this great deal, here are some ofour favorite spots around the neighborhood:

Candler Park Market
Coyote Trading Co
Fox Bros Barbecue
Criminal Records
Front Page News
The Wrecking Bar
The Vortex
Porter Beer Bar
Candler Park Golf Crse
Radial Cafe

And Mark Your Calendar:  The Beltline Lantern Parade Is September 7

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