Explore Helena, AL

By Toni Bird
(Coldwell Banker Preferred Properties)
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Home Sales in Helena Alabama slowed in the month of October, with only 19 sales recorded.  This was better than the 7 that closed in November of 2008, but down from the 33 we saw in August 09, and 28 in September 09. Prices ranged from $60,000 for a foreclosure that needed a lot of work in Tocoa ...

By Ann Allen Hoover, CDPE SRES ASP e-PRO Realtor - Homes for Sale - AL
(RE/MAX Advantage South)
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    THE MONKEY BASKET  in Old Town Helena...Gift Baskets, Candles & Gourmet Food Items     Old Town Helena has a lot of interesting shops in it's historic business district, and one of my favorites is The Monkey Basket.   Owned and operated by my friend Judy Ellington, the shop is filled with lot...

By Ann Allen Hoover, CDPE SRES ASP e-PRO Realtor - Homes for Sale - AL
(RE/MAX Advantage South)
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   Family Dining on Buck Creek at THE DEPOT DELI & GRILL in Old Town Helena AL         When you drive through Old Town Helena it's easy to tell that The Depot Deli & Grill is a tremendously popular place from all the cars in their parking lot.  Serving everything from hot dogs to grilled specialt...

By Ann Allen Hoover, CDPE SRES ASP e-PRO Realtor - Homes for Sale - AL
(RE/MAX Advantage South)
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  Family Dining South of the Border Style - San Antonio Grill in Helena AL     The San Antonio Grill is one of my family's favorite places to go in Helena for an inexpensive but fun and delicious dining experience.  Judging from the full tables, a lot of others think so too.  Even on Friday eveni...
Nothing is better than the aromatic smell of rich coffee beans and freshly brewed coffee to give you that feel good feeling!  And that is exactly how you feel when you step into La Reunion a Coffee Cafe located in Historic Helena. That nostalgic feeling is abundant as you soak in the high ceilin...

By Ann Allen Hoover, CDPE SRES ASP e-PRO Realtor - Homes for Sale - AL
(RE/MAX Advantage South)
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By Ann Allen Hoover, CDPE SRES ASP e-PRO Realtor - Homes for Sale - AL
(RE/MAX Advantage South)
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By Ann Allen Hoover, CDPE SRES ASP e-PRO Realtor - Homes for Sale - AL
(RE/MAX Advantage South)
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    Fun at The Monkey Basket in Helena AL!         Located in historic Old Town Helena, The Monkey Basket is a great little shop that is owned and operated by Judy Ellington.  She makes gift baskets for all occasions and can ship them just about anywhere.  She has some great items in the shop.......
THIS GREAT ANNUAL HELENA FESTIVAL in Old Town Helena  STARTS TODAY!  SO DON'T MISS OUT ON LOTS OF FUN, MUSIC, FOOD, ART AND THE FAMOUS DUCK RACE!       CLICK HERE     to view the web site with all the details, band schedules, where to purchase ducks, and a map to help you find it!  Not familiar ...

By Ann Allen Hoover, CDPE SRES ASP e-PRO Realtor - Homes for Sale - AL
(RE/MAX Advantage South)
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                  © 2009 Ann Allen, All rights reserved   Photos taken by Ann Allen, and may not be reproduced without express written permission of Ann Allen, Keller Williams Realty, Hoover AL.   Permission usually granted if credit is given with a link back.  Thank you for your understanding.
  When you gaze upon the waters you have a tendency to reflect back and see where you have been and think about where you may be going.  When we compare the market activity in the 1st quarter of 2008 to the 1st quarter of 2009 we can see that Active listing inventory is slightly down with 259 hom...

By Debbie Hutchins
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  It's an Easter Egg Hunt and you're invited! Here comes Peter Cottontail!   Hoppin down the bunny trail! Hippity Hoppity Easters on it's way! Amphitheater Park Old Town Helena  Saturday April 11th   Ages 2 & Under Egg Hunt 9:30A.M. Ages 3 to 5 Egg Hunt 10:00A.M. Ages 6 to 8 Egg Hunt 10:30A.M.  ...

By Toni Bird
(Coldwell Banker Preferred Properties)
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Home sales in Helena (one of the top 100 places to live in America) increased to 19 in February. This doesn't sound great - but it was better than the 7 that sold in November 2008 and the 14 in January! The average salesprice was $207,886.  Eight sales were in Old Cahaba, 4 in Riverwoods and the ...

By Toni Bird
(Coldwell Banker Preferred Properties)
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Boy, has it gotten busy lately or is it my imagination!  I listed a home for sale in Helena, Alabama 3 weeks ago and we already received an offer.  The seller had fixed it up and it looked GREAT.  The person who is buying the home as never owned a home before and can take advantage of the First T...

By Debbie Hutchins
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  PROGRESS IN HELENA! Yes, you know the feeling!  That first reaction when we see those dreaded orange and white barrel markers lined up on the road that marks the beginning of a slow down in traffic flow and in some cases long waits to get past the work in progress! But when you paint a picture ...
  Helena, Alabama is a great place to raise a family!   The Real Estate Listing and Sales Activity for the month of January in 2009 at a glance in the chart below shows that we are getting the year off to a great start! There are 271 Active Listings with a Median Price of $205,000.The data shows...
Oh the joy of hearing the phone ring, SOLD signs and moving trucks!  The activity in Riverwoods has really picked up...homes are showing, contracts are being written and new families are moving in.  Inventory reduction has reached an end and it is time again to begin anew.   For the month of Jan...
                  If you have been thinking about moving to RIVERWOODS, there could be no better time than NOW! HOT OFF THE PRESSES!  The Developer has just revised the LOT Prices for Sector 7 to offer you a wonderful opportunity to build the home of your dreams! These are beautiful wooded Estate...

By Toni Bird
(Coldwell Banker Preferred Properties)
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Home sales in Helena (one of the top 100 places to live in America) dropped to 13 in January 2009. This doesn't sound great - but it was better than the 7 that sold in November 2008! The average salesprice was $199,180.  Prices range from $145,000 for a 3BR, 2BA in Old Cahaba to $272,500 for a 4 ...

By Ann Allen Hoover, CDPE SRES ASP e-PRO Realtor - Homes for Sale - AL
(RE/MAX Advantage South)
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  This Market Report for Dearing Downs in Helena AL looks at Market Absorption Trends for 12 months, 6 months and 3 months ending January 2009.  Please note that there were no sales closed in the last 3 months.               Courtesy of Ann Allen, e-Pro, SRES, ASP BIRMINGHAM AREA REAL ESTATE 205....

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