Enchantingly Elegant Marietta Home

The home at 1113 Blackwell Farm Drive in Marietta, Georgia is a wonderfully designed brick home in Blackwell Farms, located between East Cobb and Downtown Marietta. This five-bedroom home rests on a large lot with a spacious and professionally landscaped, private backyard. The home was designed to create a stylish, yet intimate, environment; a residence that is at once stately in appearance and comfortably relaxed. This is apparent from the moment you step into the two-story foyer. With the exception of the second-story stair landing spanning overhead, nothing impedes the view from the foyer into the great room. With the open floor plan on full display, this home beckons you beyond the uniquely placed staircase and through a wide archway […]

Why Emerging Affluents Choose to Buy Homes in Midtown, Atlanta

As young adults in their 20s and early 30s (commonly called millennials”) continue to be a dominating force in the real estate market these days, we’re seeing a growing number of these emerging affluents choosing to buy homes in Midtown, Atlanta. Between this area’s convenience, walkability and upscale urban appeal, Midtown has recently become a “hotspot” for up-and-coming young professionals looking to further their careers, start families, etc. What is it about this neighborhood that is attracting these emerging affluents? We’re taking a look at a few of the key factors driving this trend. The draw of a city lifestyle While recent research has shown an increasing number of the millennial generation gravitating toward the suburbs, the fact remains that […]

111B Hutchinson Street

Vibrant, airy and bright are three apt descriptors for 111B Hutchinson Street NE. Located in the eclectic community of Edgewood, this four-bedroom and four-bathroom cottage offers both personality and functionality. Nestled away in its own private niche with three other cottages, this 2,953+/- square feet offering provides the respites of home with the convenience of the city. Hutchinson is only a short distance to the future Spoke MARTA mixed-used development as well as the Memorial Corridor. A variety of dining and shopping options are located within the area, ensuring there is no shortage of things to see and do. Each home located at Hutchinson Street offers spacious front porches and meticulous landscaping. There is an abundance of curb appeal, bolstered […]

Welcome Kim Eilers to the Cobb Office!

Hi, I’m Kim Eilers. Is there such a thing as an East Cobb expert? I would be honored to say I am one. I married my Walton High School sweetheart, and we love residing in our old stomping grounds, with two children attending school in Cobb County. The East Cobb neighborhoods are the backdrop of my every day — whether taking kids to and from activities, socializing with friends and neighbors or showing clients potential homes. It is a privilege to be a Founding Member of the Atlanta Fine Homes Sotheby’s International Cobb Office. ATLANTA KNOW/HOW I love Atlanta. I even had the incredible opportunity to work as a full-time venue staffing manager with the 1996 Summer Olympic Games. Since […]

Darlene Hamrock Joins the North Atlanta Office

Darlene Hamrock began her real estate career in 2004 and has since become one of North Atlanta’s most successful agents. She was named Rookie of the Year during her first year and was recognized as the No.1 agent in 2013 and 2014. For more than 10 years, Darlene has consistently ranked as a top 10 sales associate for the Johns Creek and North Fulton areas and has been the No.1 selling agent in the St Ives Country Club community for more than 13 years. Darlene is a true expert on the market and its trends. Her unique approach starts with a detailed assessment of what the seller can do to maximize their exposure to qualified buyers while minimizing days on […]