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Athens, GA Residential Market Update



Sales totals dropped off slightly in Athens/Clarke County in November while remaining steady in Oconee County.  In Athens there were 107 residential sales in November for a total volume of $20,888,693 down from 112 sales and a total of $22,554,806 in October. Totals were actually up quite a bit from what we saw in Athens in November 2016 when there were only 84 sales.  In Oconee County there were 45 residential sales in November for a total volume of $15,569,376 which is very similar to what we saw both in October and also last November as well.  Year to date (Jan-Nov) we are up around 6% in Athens/Clarke County and close to even in Oconee County compared to 2016 in terms of total dollar volume.

Getting Your Credit Ready to Purchase in 2018

Trying to get your credit "fit" for the new year?  If you are planning to purchase a home in 2018 now is a good time to examine your credit score to see if you are in good position. Here is an article with some good tips for preparation:

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Happy Holidays!

It has been another great year and we would like to thank all of the home buyers and sellers who chose us to help them with one of life's most important decisions this year.  We feel truly blessed - have a wonderful holiday and here's to a very prosperous 2018!

Contact Information

Photo of Brenda S. Blanton, Broker, ABR, CRB, CRS, GRI Real Estate
Brenda S. Blanton, Broker, ABR, CRB, CRS, GRI
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties
524 Hill Street
Athens GA 30606
706-714-4509 (mobile)
706-613-6040 (office)