Fernbank NatureQuest

A new, permanent exhibition has opened at Fernbank Museum of Natural History. Children will be able to learn while having fun in the Fernbank NatureQuest. The 7,000 square-foot, $8 million expansion allows children to interact with nature. Kids will have a blast exploring the multi-level clubhouse, learning about fish in the virtual river, seeing what animals made their way through the exhibit and so much more.

Tickets and information for the Fernbank NatureQuest Exhibit are available at 404.929.6300 or www.fernbankmuseum.org. Fernbank is located at 767 Clifton Road NE in Atlanta

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Finally! Help with Atlanta Property Tax Appeals

Campbell & Brannon, LLC, a successful Atlanta real estate closing firm, has a service for Atlanta home owners, Campbell & Brannon Tax Services, LLC. This division of Campbell & Brannon will handle the property tax appeal from start to finish including consultation, gathering appeal data, filing the appeal, appearing before the Board of Equalization, Arbitration Panel and/or Supreme Court. Campbell & Brannon Tax Services can assist homeowners in DeKalb County, Fulton County, Cobb County, City of Atlanta, City of Decatur as well as other cities and counties in the Metro Atlanta area. Continue reading “Finally! Help with Atlanta Property Tax Appeals” »

Happy Clients in 2010

Congratulations to my buyers and sellers who rocked 2010! We’ve helped 22 buyers and sellers complete successful home sales and purchases in Buckhead, Brookhaven, Dunwoody, Sandy Springs, Chastain Park, Decatur, East Cobb, Smyrna, Alpharetta, Sugarloaf Country Club, Tucker and Cumming so far in 2010 and we’ve not finished yet!

Atlanta Pets

Check out our new guide for Atlanta pet owners with Atlanta’s best veterinarians, boutiques, dog parks, groomers, photographers and more!  We welcome your comments and suggestions!

https://beckymorris.com/resources/atlanta-pets

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Smyrna’s Annual “Coming Home for the Holidays”

On the last Tuesday in November, Smyrna will be celebrating the holidays with the annual event “Coming Home for the Holidays”. From 6pm – 9pm festivities will take place at the Smyrna Community Center and surrounding areas. Santa will light the Village Christmas Tree at 7pm. This is a free, family friendly event.

Smyrna Community Center is located at 200 Village Green Circle, Smyrna, GA 30080. Find out more about this annual Smyrna event at www.smyrnacity.com.

Atlanta Area Farmers Markets

Most of us are trying to eat healthier these days. Why not eat fresh and support local farmers by visiting area farmers markets? Below is a list of farmers markets in the Atlanta Metro area. Click on the individual links to find location address and times of operation. Continue reading “Atlanta Area Farmers Markets” »

Short sale success in East Cobb

We had a wild ride on this one! Shunai wanted to sell her house in Tucker and buy a home in East Cobb in the Walton High School district.

I listed her home in Tucker and successfully got it under contract. We intensified our search for the perfect home in the Walton High School district. We found a home in the Easthampton neighborhood, a great swim/tennis neighborhood in East Cobb, close to The Avenues. It was a short sale. There were multiple offers…ours was the winning bid!  Then the waiting started…..month after month with no word from the bank or the agent!  Finally, after four months of waiting, we got the good news…the short sale was approved. Shunai was working with an excellent lender, Jack Levin with Regions Mortgage so we were ready to close immediately!

Congratulations on your new home Shunai!


This was an amazing experience

“For me this was an amazing experience if you consider how complicated it could have been with life as we know it. There isn’t a thing I would identify as something that should have happened differently.

A few of the things that were most impressive to me were:

  • Recommendations for service providers – lender, appraiser, inspector
  • Communication style – prompt/concise
  • Hugs – not sure this comes standard or if we got the deluxe package.

Thanks again for the terrific experience. You’ve taken what is normally an extremely stressful situation and turned into one that was actually quite enjoyable. Look forward to tossing back a few bottles of wine with you in our new place.”

– Chris & Kelly