Explore Savannah, GA

By Thomas Tolbert
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Mercer Point condominiums on the Savannah, Georgia island of Whitemarsh (right next to Wilmington Island) offers some beautiful island condos at an affordable price, some with picturesque marsh views. Just 10 minutes from downtown historic Savannah, less than 5 minutes from the shopping and rest...

By Thomas Tolbert
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The Parkside neighborhood, literally named because the community borders Daffin Park along Washington Avenue, one of the most beautiful and desirable streets in Savannah with majestic oak trees draped with Spanish moss. The Parkside area runs west to east from Waters Avenue to Bee Road and from W...

By Thomas Tolbert
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                      Ardsley Park's next door neighbor to the north of Victory Drive, Baldwin Park is one of my favorite neighborhoods. From Victory Drive to 40th St  to the north and bounded to the east and west by Price Street and Waters Avenue, the Baldwin Park community has seen a lot of rec...

By Thomas Tolbert
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One of Savannah's most desirable neighborhoods for many years, Habersham Woods is nestled between Savannah, Georgia's midtown and south side areas. This well cared for community is a beautiful mix of both traditional brick homes, including "Savannah Grey Brick" as well as unique "modern" archite...

By Thomas Tolbert
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  This privated gated community of approximately 500 acres surrounded by the waters of the inter-coastal including the Wilmington,Herb and Skidaway Rivers is one of Savannah, Georgia's most desirable communities. Most homes currently in the 400,000 to 600,000 to upwards of a million and were buil...

By Thomas Tolbert
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Only a short drive from Historic Savannah, Georgia yet a it seems like a world away. This hidden island near the Skidaway Institute of Oceanography is private and secluded.    As you drive through the gate and down the winding drive taking in the lush, mature landscaping across the marsh onto th...

By Thomas Tolbert
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If you will be working at Memorial University Medical Center in Savannah, or just want to be nearby, there are lots of choices at under 30 minutes away in homes, condos and town homes. Memorial is located in midtown Savannah at Waters Avenue near DeRenne. Closest to Memorial - Less than 20 minut...

By Thomas Tolbert
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  One of my favorite Savannah Hotels, and one that I frequently recommend is The Mansion on Forsyth Park. Right across the street from Savannah's 20 acre plus Forsyth Park, a gathering place of locals and visitors this AAA four diamond award winning hotel is in one of the most beautiful spots in ...

By Thomas Tolbert
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Just about 20 minutes from the Savannah Historic District, midtown Savannah and Hunter Army Airfield is  Berwick Plantation. A growing community of neighborhoods of single family homes and townhomes by some of Savannah's premier builders include neighborhoods like Stonebridge, The Enclave, Chape...

By Thomas Tolbert
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    If you’re looking for a condo or town home then you’ll have no trouble finding it in Savannah.  If you prefer something modern with all the upgrades, like granite counters, spa tubs, separate showers and hardwood flooring… we’ve got it. If your tastes lean more towards historic and tradition...

By Thomas Tolbert
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Savannah has been named One of America's Prettiest Towns by Forbestaveler.com. Counting Savannah's superb garden squares dripping with Spanish moss and its cobbled riverport among the features that make it the loveliest Colonial town in the U.S. No big news to Savannahians but we're happy for th...

By Thomas Tolbert
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  I guess there aren’t many people who haven’t heard of Paula Deen,  the Emmy Award winning Food Network star and owner of The Lady and Sons restaurant in Savannah, Georgia.  I’ve never driven by her restaurant in the historic district without a line outside, often extending around the corner and...

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Considering a visit to Savannah?  Here are some places to consider stayingin the Historic District......The "Gastonian Inn"Voted "Savannah's Most Romantic Inn" in 2007 and recognized by Conde Nast as one of the finest places to stay in the world, this four diamond inn has 17 Guest rooms with work...

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Peter O'Toole after his lifetime achievement award at the Savannah Film Festival, flanked by critic Roger Ebert and actor Jason Patric. (Photo by Mark Von Holden)   Savannah has long been a favorite setting for movies from "Forrest Gump"  to "Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil" the original...

By Thomas Tolbert
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Ardsley Park, one of Savannah's most popular neighborhoods began around 1910 with the advent of the automobile becoming Savannah's first suburb. Just a ten minute drive from the downtown Historic District, Ardsley Park - Chatham Crescent was added in 1985 to the Register of Historic Places. The ...

By Thomas Tolbert
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      Thomas Tolbert Keller Williams Realty Office 912-232-8580 Direct (Best way to reach me) 912-308-6839 thomas.tolbert@me.com   Founded in 1978, the Savannah College of Art and Design has grown into one of the most sought after colleges worldwide for graphic design, animation, film and televis...

By Thomas Tolbert
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  Located on the south side of Savannah is one of the most popular communities in Savannah called Georgetown.  The community started growth back in the 1970s and has continued to flourish with continuous new construction from single family homes to villas and townhomes.Made up of over 20 neighbor...

By Thomas Tolbert
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Savannah's City Market started back in 1755 was where farmers and fishermen delivered their their wares in horse drawn wagons. Pretty much abandoned in the early 1950s the City Market just couldn't compete with the modern air conditioned grocery stores. Today the City Market, at Jefferson and We...

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Savannah is known for it's huge celebration of St. Patrick's Day. Thee festivities in Savannah go on for several days, attracting roughly 400,000 Irish and honorary Irish visitors each year in addition to local celebrators. A festival that rivals that of New Orleans Mardi Gras but the comparison...

By Thomas Tolbert
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Early maps refer to Isle of Hope in French as L'Isle Desperance (modern French: L'Île d'Espérance). Legends abound of pirates using the island to hide their booty, and generations of children have gone digging for treasure there. Legend also says that the island was used as a place of refuge for...

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