Old Soldiers Day Parade

Honoring our country’s war veterans and recognizing their service, the City of Alpharetta and American Legion Post 201 proudly present the 66th annual Old Soldiers Day Parade & Road Race.

EVENT DETAILS

Saturday | August 4th, 2018
Band 9:15 a.m. | Program 10:00 a.m. | Parade 10:30 a.m.

LOCATION

Parade Start – Roswell Street
Parade End – American Legion Post 201 on Wills Road

The parade is a rain-or-shine event.

Following the parade, all ages will enjoy free Varsity hotdogs, drinks, and tons of family-friendly fun! Along with the program and parade, the celebration will also feature floats, High School bands, entertainment, children’s activities, and prizes.

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11585 Boxford Place, Alpharetta, GA 30022

SOLD!

Wonderful 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath home located in sought after Abbotts Landing in Johns Creek. As you enter through the front door into the two-story foyer, you will find the separate living room on the left which is perfect for an office, play-room, or music room. Opposite the living is the formal dining room. Off the dining room is the large kitchen featuring granite countertops, white cabinets, breakfast bar, eat-in breakfast area, and stainless steel appliances. The kitchen opens to the warm fire-side family room to complete the open concept floor plan, perfect for entertaining. Exit through the door off the kitchen to the backyard which features both a lawn area for playing and lounging as well as a wooded area that gives an extra bit of privacy. Continue reading “11585 Boxford Place, Alpharetta, GA 30022” »

Heart & Sole 5K

Benefiting the Lionheart School, the 4th Annual Heart & Sole 5K, Fun Run, and Tot Trot is fun for all! All ages are welcome to join the race and enjoy post-race festivities.

Event Details
Saturday | April 21st, 2018
7:30 a.m. 5K Start Time
Fun Run & Tot Trot to Follow

Location
Avalon
400 Avalon Boulevard
Alpharetta, GA 30009

Bring a stroller, run and walk with your four-legged friends, or even cheer from the sidelines! Following the race, the post-race party includes complimentary beer and Tito’s bloody Marys, giveaways, awards, and more.  The 5K Race is a USATF Certified 5K and includes Professional Chip Timing. 

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534 Tensas Trace, Milton, GA 30004

SOLD in 2 days for 100% of list price!

Beautiful 4 bedroom, 3  bath Craftsman-style home in Crabapple Crossing! As you enter, on the right you will find spacious dining room with wainscoting, perfect for entertaining! On the left, main level guest bedroom  with full bath. This open floorplan features chef’s kitchen with granite countertops, large breakfast bar/island, stainless steel appliances which include double ovens, gas cooktop, dishwasher and microwave. The kitchen opens to large family room with fireplace and dual built-in bookcase. Light-filled breakfast room leads to private, fenced backyard oasis which features lush landscaping, dining pavilion with pergola, gas fire table with arbor, relaxing waterfall fountain and hot tub. Continue reading “534 Tensas Trace, Milton, GA 30004” »

Overture at Encore in Alpharetta

Overture at Encore is a gated neighborhood in Alpharetta that features luxury townhomes with elevators. Close to Verizon Amphitheatre, Avalon and North Point Mall, this upscale, gated community includes pool, clubhouse, outdoor firepit and bocce ball court.

Built by John Wieland Homes, Overture at Encore has gourmet kitchens, owner’s suites with spa baths, third floor media rooms/bonus rooms and fenced courtyards. Some homes also have elevators, balconies and sky terraces.

See all homes for sale in Overture at Encore

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230 Meissen Court, Johns Creek, GA 30022

230 Meissen Court FMLS 001SOLD for 100% of list price!

Beautiful 5 bedroom, 3 bath home on a cul-de-sac in Hartridge, a popular swim/tennis community in Johns Creek. Outstanding location! – close to Newtown Park, Mount Pisgah Christian School and Holy Redeemer Catholic School.

Light-filled open floorplan features elegant foyer, large dining room, formal living room, chef’s kitchen with stainless steel appliances, granite countertop and breakfast bar plus huge vaulted family room with gas fireplace, built-in bookcases and wet bar. Continue reading “230 Meissen Court, Johns Creek, GA 30022” »

Atlanta Cooking Classes

Are you a good cook but want to be even better? Not sure how to boil water? Need new ideas for the family meals? From the exceptional cook to the beginner, there are cooking classes in the Atlanta area for everyone. Cooking classes are great for girls night out, date night and as a way to meet new people. The majority of the classes are hands-on, interactive and taught by amazing chefs. Here is a list of several places in Atlanta that offer classes. Click on each name for more information.

  • Ursula’s Cooking School – Located at 1764 Cheshire Bridge Rd in Atlanta, Ursula’s has been cooking up delicious food since 1966.
  • Cook’s Warehouse – Locations include
     East Cobb, Decatur and  Midtown. Cook’s is also an excellent store to find all your cooking tools.
  • Publix Apron’sLocated at 4305 State Bridge Road in Alpharetta, Publix Apron’s classes are primarily on the weekends.
  • Whole Foods Market Culinary Centers – With locations in Duluth/Johns Creek and Sandy Springs, Whole Foods offers a variety of low cost classes.
  • Young Chef’s Academy – Specializing in the future chefs of the world, ages 3-16. There are several locations in the metro area such as North Druid Hills, Sandy Springs, Alpharetta, and Duluth.

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2014 Happy Buyers & Sellers

Congratulations to our happy Buyers and Sellers who have bought and sold with the Morris Raney Real Estate Team in 2014!

It has been a fun and exciting year as our team grows! Dixon Raney became a partner in 2014. Together we have helped over 50 buyers and sellers in Atlanta, Buckhead, Brookhaven, Chastain Park, Sandy Springs, Dunwoody, East Cobb, Virginia Highland, Ansley Park, Inman Park, Decatur, Norcross, Roswell, Milton and Alpharetta! Over 30 million in sales!

We made so many new friends this year and are grateful for your support!

1070 Jordan Lane, Alpharetta, GA 30004

1070 Jordan Lane croppedSOLD!

Beautiful 5 bedroom, 5 bath Craftsman-style home in Crabapple Manor, loaded with charm!

As you enter, on the right you will find spacious dining room with wainscoting, perfect for entertaining! This open floorplan features chef’s kitchen with granite countertops, breakfast bar, butler’s pantry, walk-in pantry, stainless steel appliances which include 5 burner gas cooktop, dishwasher and microwave. The kitchen opens to light-filled breakfast room and large family room gas fireplace. Screened porch with vaulted ceiling opens to huge, private, fenced backyard with patio. The main level also includes guest bedroom, Continue reading “1070 Jordan Lane, Alpharetta, GA 30004” »

1020 Windfaire Place, Roswell, GA 30076

1020-Windfaire-exterior-3SOLD

7 bedroom, 6  bath brick home built by Peachtree Residential in Windfaire, Roswell, GA, featuring finished basement with In-law suite and second kitchen.

This beautiful brick home with stone and cedar shake accents and rocking chair front porch sits on a quiet cul-de-sac. As you enter the two-story foyer, you will find a formal living room/study on the right. On the left is a spacious dining room, perfect for entertaining! The huge, light-filled, two-story family room features a fireplace, built-in bookcases, and cathedral ceiling. The gourmet kitchen includes large island and professional grade stainless appliances, including dual ovens, gas cook-top, microwave, and dishwasher. The kitchen opens to a vaulted keeping room with a stacked stone fireplace and dual bookcases.  Continue reading “1020 Windfaire Place, Roswell, GA 30076” »