Monday, February 6, 2012
Take a look at recent market activity in the Kennesaw area.
Click on the below links for more information about recent home sales in and around Kennesaw, as well as nearby homes currently on the market. Just Sold: 4813 Shallow Creek Dr. in Kennesaw—Sold for $165,000 on Jan. 10; 3 Bed, 3 Bath; 2,035 sq. ft. For Sale Nearby: 4905 Shallow Creek Trl. in Kennesaw—$120,000; 3 Bed, 3 Bath; 2,216 sq. ft. Just Sold: 799 Karingway Ln. in Kennesaw—Sold for $205,000 on Jan. 10; 4 Bed, 3 Bath; 2,280 sq. ft.; 0.45-acre lot. For Sale Nearby: 892 Evian Ct. in Kennesaw—$122,000; 4 Bed, 3 Bath; 2,262 sq. ft. Just Sold: 2966 Lula Ln. in Kennesaw—Sold for $135,000 on Jan. 12; 3 Bed, 2 Bath; 1,590 sq. ft.; 0.36-acre lot. For Sale Nearby: 1728 English Ivey Ln. in Kennesaw—$130,000; 4 Bed, 2 Bath; 1,574 sq. ft.
Friday, January 13, 2012
Each week, we feature great homes for sale in and around Kennesaw.
This week's House Hunt focuses on open houses and featured homes in the area, including a gorgeous executive home in Kennesaw on 2.4 acres of land for $675,000, and a fabulous European-style estate on Retreat Ridge in Cartersville for $463,500. Browse through the photos in the gallery to see brief listing descriptions and an address listed below. Click on the following links for a more detailed, complete listing on AOL Real Estate. You'll also find helpful tools such as mortgage calculators, credit, prequalifying, maps and contact information.
Sunday, January 8, 2012
This delicious seafood dish requires no cooking at all.
In my latest foray into the kitchen, my husband Baldemar taught me this simple, delectable recipe for Mexican ceviche. This seafood dish is thought to have originated in Peru, but many Latin American cultures have added their own twists to its preparation. Ceviche is, essentially, raw seafood marinated in a citrus-based mixture, such as lime or lemon juice. The citric acid causes the proteins in the seafood to become denatured, cooking the fish without any heat. Balde, a native of Mexico, was raised near the coastal city of Tampico. As an avid fisherman, he enjoys preparing this dish with fresh red snapper. Depending on your preferences, you can also use halibut, tilapia, or a mixture of fish and shrimp. Ceviche offers a colorful mix of …
Friday, December 9, 2011
Each week, we feature the latest homes on the market in Kennesaw, Acworth and Cartersville.
There is an upside to the seriously deflated real estate market we are in nationwide. Simply put, it is a buyer's market. It may take two to three years, but home prices will eventually rise again. For first time buyers, now is the time to buy “up”; you’ll be able to buy a much nicer house for your money than a few years ago. Real estate investors are sitting on a gold mine if they have the patience to wait out the slump. Many homes for sale today cost no more than a new automobile. With that thought in mind, House Hunt decided to look at homes that cost about the same as a souped-up 2012 four door pick-up truck or a nice SUV—at approximately $50,000 and under. This week’s House Hunt featured homes range in price from $40,800 for a three-…
Thursday, December 8, 2011
Get out the lights and holly. Your decorating could net $100,000 to our schools.
Each year, do you take pride in transforming your house into a winter wonderland with brightly-colored Christmas lights, artificial snow, inflatable candy canes and automated reindeer? Put your holiday home decorating prowess to the test, and enter our Deck the House contest for the chance to win $100,000 for your local school district. Beginning on Dec. 8 and continuing through Dec. 26, you can nominate your home by uploading a photo to the contest entry form on the site. During that same time period, you and your neighbors will also be able to vote for your favorite festive home. The winning entry will be forwarded to a national Patch judge that will select 24 finalists. Each finalist will receive $500 that they can apply to their …