Emory University Neighborhood (Decatur, GA)

By Sharon Kolb, Broker - Atlanta Decatur Homes
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Investors who manage rental property in the Emory or Decatur neighborhoods don't generally have to worry about severe winter weather - except when the temperatures drop and snow and ice incapacitate the area.  While the colder weather only lasts several days, a few precautions could protect your ...

By Sharon Kolb, Broker - Atlanta Decatur Homes
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If you plan to lease a property in the Emory Area or in Decatur, you should know what may be expected before you complete an application to rent a home.Finding the right home in the Emory Area where you want to live is an obvious first step, but prospective tenants often have to pass stringent cr...

By Sharon Kolb, Broker - Atlanta Decatur Homes
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When I began selling homes in the Emory and Decatur neighborhoods back in the early 1980’s, it was a rather settled and somewhat stodgy environment.1930’s – 1940’sFamilies had moved to the area in the late 1930’s or 1940’s when much of the area was developed.  Smaller bungalow style homes were cr...

By Sharon Kolb, Broker - Atlanta Decatur Homes
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Some Pet owners are finding it difficult to lease a property in Atlanta and in the Emory area because many property owners are reluctant to accept pets. We Love Our DogsAccording to a recent survey by Apartments.com, more than 70% of renters own a pet. In fact, 65% of American households own a pe...

By Sharon Kolb, Broker - Atlanta Decatur Homes
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Managing your own Decatur investment property is often difficult, especially if you need time for a demanding full-time job, a busy family life, and want some precious down time.  Those annoying tenant requests always seem to come at critical times – just when you are leaving for vacation or an i...

By Sharon Kolb, Broker - Atlanta Decatur Homes
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This post was originally published on 7/3/2016 by Emory Decatur Property Management According to Georgia and Federal Law, if you own investment property near Emory University or in Decatur, certain responsibilities fall on your shoulders.As long as you are not involved in a federal government hou...

By Sharon Kolb, Broker - Atlanta Decatur Homes
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This Blog was first published by Emory Decatur Property Management on 7/4/2016 You may need a little assistance in managing your Emory area investment home or Decatur property – particularly if  you have moved away from the Atlanta area.Some investors and owners do successfully manage their own p...
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