TheJWA Athens Area Real Estate Blog

JUST LISTED!! 51 St. Mark Place, Bogart, Georgia

Posted on: November 17th, 2017 by Brittani Bone

This beautiful home features the popular Frank Betz Roswell plan, offering a formal dining room, great room with fireplace and a kitchen with breakfast area, island, granite counter tops and stainless appliances. The spacious owner’s suite is on the main level, as well as 2 additional bedrooms and a full bath. A 4th bedroom and […]

Holiday Special at Lee Ridge in Watkinsville

Posted on: November 16th, 2017 by JenniferWestmoreland

New Construction in Oconee County Looking for new construction in Oconee County? Take a look at this holiday special, then submit a request for contact or give us a call today! Learn more about Lee Ridge and what’s available here. Tweet

TOO LATE!! 1305 Whitlow Creek Drive, Bishop, Georgia

Posted on: November 14th, 2017 by Brittani Bone

Located in Oconee County’s popular Whitlow Creek! 1305 Whitlow Creek Drive is an almost new, 4 bedroom/2.5 bath home with a full unfinished basement. The main level offers a formal dining room, great room with fireplace and breakfast nook with built in bench seating. All of the stainless kitchen appliances remain. There is also a […]

TOO LATE!! 1730 Julian Drive, Watkinsville, Georgia

Posted on: November 13th, 2017 by Brittani Bone

One level brick ranch in the popular North Oconee school district! This home features a great floorplan, offering a large great room with fireplace, formal dining room, a spacious kitchen with breakfast room and a split bedroom arrangement. All bedrooms are oversized and have ample closet space. The home also offers a partially fenced rear […]

BACK ON THE MARKET!! 151 Sleepy Creek Drive, Athens, Georgia

Posted on: November 13th, 2017 by Brittani Bone

PRICED TO SELL!!! Conveniently located, one level, ground floor condo in Five Points just off of Lumpkin Street! 151 Sleepy Creek Drive offers 2 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms. The condo features a great room/dining room combo and an open kitchen with doors to a private patio. The neighborhood is next to Memorial Park and […]

Greater Athens GA Turkey Cooking Tips

Posted on: November 13th, 2017 by JenniferWestmoreland

Are you in charge of cooking the Thanksgiving Turkey this year? Here are a few reminders for all the chefs out there. (Information and photo via Keller Williams) Buying the Right Size Bird It actually depends on how many people you are serving. Smaller turkeys will have less meat and more bone in comparison to […]

SOLD U SO!! 1010 Bouldercrest Court, Watkinsville, Georgia

Posted on: November 9th, 2017 by Brittani Bone

Adorable cottage in popular Oconee County school district!   This Watkinsville home offers a newer roof, great room with fireplace, plus granite and stainless appliances in the kitchen! The owner’s suite on the main level and offers an updated mater bath. There are two spacious bedrooms and a full bath upstairs. The basement has some […]

TOO LATE!! 405 Falling Shoals Trail, Athens, Georgia

Posted on: November 6th, 2017 by Brittani Bone

This immaculate home offers a great floor plan on a large, cul-de-sac lot in east Athens’ popular Falling Shoals! The home offers hardwood flooring, a formal dining room, great room with fireplace, granite and stainless appliances in the kitchen and a main level owner’s suite! Three additional bedrooms are also on the main with a […]

8 Home Care Tips for November

Posted on: November 6th, 2017 by JenniferWestmoreland

Help Maintain Your Home in the Greater Athens Area (Information via Keller Williams)   You can keep your home in top shape with simple tasks throughout the year. This month, be sure to: Service your kitchen disposal by grinding several cups of ice cubes. Make sure any outdoor furniture is put away or properly covered, […]

SOLD U SO!! 1011 Mallard Circle, Bogart, Georgia

Posted on: November 6th, 2017 by Brittani Bone

Immaculate traditional home in popular North Oconee school district! This home features hardwood flooring, an open kitchen with granite countertops, breakfast room, formal dining room, vaulted great room with fireplace and an oversize owner’s suite on the main level. Upstairs, there are three additional bedrooms and two full baths. The large, 1.25 acre lot is […]

SOLD U SO!! 675 Riverhill Drive, Athens, Georgia

Posted on: November 2nd, 2017 by Brittani Bone

Almost 2 acres on the river in Beechwood! This home offers a great opportunity to be minutes to everything, but also enjoy a huge lot with privacy. 675 Riverhill Drive features a one level, contemporary ranch plan with a large great room with fireplace, formal dining room, and a large kitchen with breakfast room overlooking […]

This Month In Real Estate November 2017

Posted on: November 2nd, 2017 by JenniferWestmoreland

November 2017 Real Estate Market Update (Information and photos via Keller Williams) Here’s your national market update for November! Interested in what’s going on here in our greater Athens area, or your specific home? Send us a request for contact, or give us a call today at Jennifer Westmoreland & Associates! According to the National […]

JUST REDUCED!! 170 Winter Circle, Winterville, Georgia

Posted on: November 2nd, 2017 by Brittani Bone

One level, ranch cottage on a great lot near downtown Winterville! This home features a great room with a fireplace and built-in bookcase that is open to the freshly painted dining room. The kitchen offers a newer gas range and vent hood. The home offers a deck overlooking the large, private backyard with storage building. […]

4 Reasons Why Bamboo Is Taking Home Decor by Storm

Posted on: November 1st, 2017 by JenniferWestmoreland

Is bamboo a part of your home decor? (Information and photo via Keller Williams) Homeowners are often looking for home improvement options that strike the right balance between affordability, functionality, aesthetics and eco-friendliness. Bamboo has been marketed as something of a panacea—a kind of wonder wood that checks all the boxes. Designers, contractors and consumers […]

SOLD U SO!! 167 Meadowview Road, Athens, Georgia 30606

Posted on: October 31st, 2017 by Brittani Bone

  Congrats to the Bruning family on their new home! Tweet

Halloween 2017 at Team JWA

Posted on: October 31st, 2017 by JenniferWestmoreland

Happy Halloween from Jennifer Westmoreland & Associates! We take your home buying and selling needs seriously, and can have fun too! If you value a local real estate team with years of experience, this is it! Before you look at the answer, see if you can guess the theme of each ofthese photos! Tweet

SOLD U SO!! 385 Academy Woods Drive, Jefferson, Georgia

Posted on: October 31st, 2017 by Brittani Bone

This home boasts a completely updated interior that includes: new flooring and painting throughout the home, as well as updated baths with granite and tile. This split level plan features an updated kitchen with new granite countertops and stainless appliances on the upper level, as well as a great room with stone fireplace, formal dining […]

TOO LATE!! 589 Saddle Ridge Drive, Bethlehem, Georgia

Posted on: October 30th, 2017 by Brittani Bone

This split level home is conveniently located minutes to shopping and restaurants, plus it is near highway 316 in Bethlehem offering an easy commute to Athens, Atlanta and Monroe. There are 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths on the main level, along with a great room, living room, formal dining room and a spacious and […]

JUST LISTED!! 531 Lacebark Drive, Athens, Georgia

Posted on: October 27th, 2017 by Brittani Bone

Under Construction- The Knox Plan Popular east-side swim & tennis community! This open and inviting plan offers a great room with fireplace, formal dining room, and a kitchen with granite counter tops and  breakfast room. The master suite is on the main level, along with 3 additional bedrooms and 2 additional full baths. LISTED AT: […]

SOLD U SO!! 527 Edgewood Drive, Athens, Georgia

Posted on: October 27th, 2017 by Brittani Bone

Adorable craftsman style home conveniently located on the Westside of Athens! The home is in immaculate condition and features a vaulted great room with fireplace, formal dining room, kitchen and breakfast room, plus a main level owner’s suite. There is also a fenced backyard with patio! LISTED AT: $189,900 SOLD Tweet

Sit. Stay. Sell. The Power Of Pets In Real Estate

Posted on: October 26th, 2017 by JenniferWestmoreland

Every pet deserves a home! Did you know that, at Jennifer Westmoreland & Associates, we are happy to support our local Athens Area Humane Society with each closing? We were happy to donate a percentage of 2017 closings to the AAHS in support of their mission, and look forward to continuing the tradition! Do you […]

NEW CONSTRUCTION!! 130 Ruthwood Lane, Athens, Georgia

Posted on: October 25th, 2017 by Brittani Bone

UNDER CONSTRUCTION!! Beautiful home featuring the Cherokee Rose plan! Located in one of Athens’ premier, new construction subdivisions, this home features high end finishes, custom details and quality materials throughout! The one level plan offers site finished hardwood floors throughout the main living space, an owner’s suite with double vanities, large tile shower and walk […]

1090 Northwoods Road, Watkinsville, Georgia

Posted on: October 24th, 2017 by Brittani Bone

Completely renovated ranch in Oconee County’s convenient Northwest Woods! This home features a beautiful new kitchen with large island that is open to the dining room, living room and keeping room. All baths are new, new flooring, lighting, fixtures. There is a deck overlooking the backyard, and there is a barn, great for storage or […]

3 Small Steps To Prepare Your Home For Rain

Posted on: October 23rd, 2017 by JenniferWestmoreland

(Information and photo via Keller Williams) Complete these home maintenance steps before spring rains begin: Inspect the foundation for low areas and fill with compacted soil to help prevent foundation damage. Check the wood trim around windows, doors and railings and make repairs before wood rot occurs. Inspect the deck for discolorations and reseal before […]

SOLD U SO!! 164 Russell Way, Athens, Georgia

Posted on: October 23rd, 2017 by Brittani Bone

NEW CONSTRUCTION!! This craftsman inspired home features the Wisteria plan, offering a formal dining room, great room with fireplace, kitchen with granite countertops and custom cabinets, plus a breakfast room. The owner’s suite is on the main level, along with a half bath. 2 additional bedrooms and a full bath are located upstairs. There is […]

October 2017 Home Care in the Greater Athens Area

Posted on: October 20th, 2017 by JenniferWestmoreland

You can keep your home in top shape with simple tasks throughout the year. (Information and photo via Keller Williams) You can keep your home in top shape with simple tasks throughout the year. This month, be sure to: Replace or clean your furnace filter. Clean filters for kitchen exhaust fans. Drain outside faucets and […]

SOLD U SO!! 340 Snapfinger Drive, Athens, Georgia

Posted on: October 16th, 2017 by Brittani Bone

Congratulations to the Teskey family on their new home! Thank you so much for choosing The JWA  for your real estate needs for the 2nd time this year! It has been an absolute pleasure to work with you! Tweet

5 Community Events on Friday the 13th and October

Posted on: October 13th, 2017 by JenniferWestmoreland

5 Special Events for Friday the 13th and October in the Greater Athens area (Image via Keller Williams) It’s Friday the 13th, plus Halloween is coming up soon! Do you have any plans for today, or the rest of the month? Or are you looking for something to do? Our community is always fun of […]

Sample Over 20 Athens Area Restarants at OCAF Stein and Stem

Posted on: October 12th, 2017 by JenniferWestmoreland

What is your favorite Athens area restaurant? The Oconee County Cultural Arts Foundation (OCAF)is hosting their annual Stein and Stem fundraiser event this Sunday, October 15th at OCAF on School Street in Watkinsville! This year the event will showcase local culinary talent, wineries, breweries, bottle shops, live music by the Original Screw Tops, an exciting silent auction and artist demonstrations. If […]

3054 Heather Lane, Bogart, Georgia

Posted on: October 11th, 2017 by Brittani Bone

This open and inviting home is located in convenient Somerset subdivision, on a private and heavily landscaped lot. The dramatic two story foyer opens into the vaulted great room with a wall of windows, built ins and a stone fireplace. The spacious kitchen features granite counter tops, stainless appliances– including double ovens– and a walk […]

This Month in Real Estate October 2017

Posted on: October 10th, 2017 by JenniferWestmoreland

Interested in our local Greater Athens area? Contact us today! Information via Keller Williams. THIS MONTH IN REAL ESTATE October 2017 HOME SALES Home sales increased year-over-year. 5.35 MILLION Seasonally adjusted annual rate of U.S. home sales +0.2%since one year ago -1.7%since last month HOME PRICE Home prices have continued to increase year-over-year. $253,500 Average U.S. […]

Team JWA and Banksouth Dawg Watch Party

Posted on: October 10th, 2017 by JenniferWestmoreland

Customer Appreciation Dawg Watch Party! Saturday, November 11th starting at 130pm Banksouth Mortgage 525 South Milledge Ave Athens   It might be an away game, but that doesn’t mean we can’t have fun in Athens. If you’re staying in Athens on November 11th, join us for a Jennifer Westmoreland & Associates tailgate and watch party […]

NEW CONSTRUCTION!! 3218 Maddison Avenue, Watkinsville, Georgia

Posted on: October 6th, 2017 by Brittani Bone

UNDER CONSTRUCTION!!! This home features the Jones XL plan with hardwood floors throughout the main living areas and granite counter tops, custom cabinets and soft close drawers in the kitchen. The open floor plan also offers a formal dining room, great room with fireplace, kitchen with breakfast room and a half bath on the main […]

SOLD U SO!! 1140 Creekshore Drive, Athens, Georgia

Posted on: October 3rd, 2017 by Brittani Bone

Congratulations on your new home, Pam! Tweet

JUST REDUCED!! 1110 Grey Drive, Watkinsville, Georgia

Posted on: October 3rd, 2017 by Brittani Bone

This Jennings Mill traditional home offers a private lot located beside the lake, and features great outdoor spaces, including a screened porch, deck and patio areas! This spacious home includes a formal living room, dining room and great room with fireplace that is open to the kitchen. The kitchen offers solid surface countertops, a gas […]

SOLD U SO!! 1031 Castle Drive, Watkinsville, Georgia

Posted on: October 2nd, 2017 by Brittani Bone

NEW CONSTRUCTION! 1031 Castle Drive features the Hedgewick plan with unfinished basement on a wooded lot close to downtown Watkinsville. The home offers 4 bedrooms, a great room and keeping room, hardwood floors, granite and stainless appliances. LISTED AT: $335,000 SOLD   Tweet

Halloween Safety Tips in the Greater Athens Area

Posted on: October 2nd, 2017 by JenniferWestmoreland

Information and photo via Keller Williams We all want to keep our little ghosts and ghouls safe this Halloween. Here are some simple reminders on how to protect your trick or treaters so everyone has a great time. Costume Choices When choosing or constructing your costumes make sure masks fit securely and provide adequate vision […]

5 DIY Improvements to Make Your Home Classier

Posted on: September 28th, 2017 by JenniferWestmoreland

Updating your home to be more chic – without looking cheap – is completely doable on a budget.   If you’re looking to add more class to your home, taking on a DIY project can give your house that extra sense of style while saving you money. No need to cringe at those three little […]

6 Ways to Stage Your Home in the Greater Athens Area

Posted on: September 26th, 2017 by JenniferWestmoreland

Expertly staging your house could be the difference between whether or not a buyer is captivated by your house. Here are six ways to make sure that your house makes an outstanding impression and is staged for success (information and photo via Keller Williams): 1. Store Personal Items: As your real estate team, our goal […]

SOLD U SO!! 145 Woodberry Court, Athens, Georgia

Posted on: September 26th, 2017 by Brittani Bone

Located in east Athens’ popular Brookstone subdivision! This great brick ranch features a large great room with fireplace, eat in kitchen with all appliances, dining room, plus three bedrooms and two full baths. The home also offers a large, private rear yard. LISTED AT: $145,000 SOLD Tweet

SOLD U SO!! 783 Mitchell Bridge Road, Athens, Georgia

Posted on: September 25th, 2017 by Brittani Bone

NEW CONSTRUCTION! This adorable craftsman style home features the Westwood Plan, offering beautiful wood floors, a great room with fireplace, plus granite counter tops and custom cabinetry in the kitchen. The three bedrooms and two full baths are located upstairs and a half bath is on the main level. Conveniently located off of Mitchell Bridge […]

4 Questions For Home Buyers In Athens

Posted on: September 25th, 2017 by JenniferWestmoreland

Ask Jennifer… What should home buyers be thinking about? 4 Questions To Ask Yourself As You Begin the Process! Owning a home may be your dream, but in order for the purchase to be the happy and satisfying experience it was meant to be, you need to ensure that you are financially and mentally prepared […]

September Gardening in the Greater Athens Area

Posted on: September 20th, 2017 by JenniferWestmoreland

Reminders to help get your garden cleaned up Information and photo via Keller Williams September may be the end of the outdoor gardening season for most, but it’s also the time to prepare everything for next spring. Here are a few reminders on what you need to do to get your garden cleaned up and […]

NEW CONSTRUCTION!! 3381 Maddison Avenue, Watkinsville, Georgia

Posted on: September 19th, 2017 by Brittani Bone

Great one level plan! 3381 Maddison Avenue offers an open floor plan with 4 bedrooms and three full baths on a large 1+ acre lot! LISTED AT: $340,000 Tweet

NEW CONSTRUCTION!! 2655 Maddison Avenue, Watkinsville, Georgia

Posted on: September 19th, 2017 by Brittani Bone

Oconee County new construction home featuring The Dream Plan! This open and inviting home offers a great room with fireplace and eat-in kitchen w/ island and granite countertops, plus an office and half bath. The owner’s suite is on the main level along with 2 additional bedrooms and full bath. A 4th bedroom and full […]

JUST REDUCED!! 1061 Hearthstone Way, Athens, Georgia

Posted on: September 18th, 2017 by Brittani Bone

Gorgeous traditional home in the desirable North Oconee school district with an Athens address! 1061 Hearthstone Way has a bright interior, offering a two story great room, keeping room, formal dining and living rooms, and a main level owner’s suite, plus three additional bedrooms and a loft area upstairs. The home also offers a finished […]

JUST REDUCED!! 1645 Harperfield Drive, Bogart, Georgia

Posted on: September 15th, 2017 by Brittani Bone

Located in the popular North Oconee school district! This beautiful traditional home features an open and inviting floor plan with a great room with fireplace, and a large kitchen with breakfast room, granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. The owner’s suite is on the main level and has access to the rear deck overlooking the […]

JUST REDUCED!! 1140 Long Creek Drive, Watkinsville, Georgia

Posted on: September 14th, 2017 by Brittani Bone

Old Waverly Gem! This home offers a large 1.3 acre private lot with two levels of outdoor entertaining space! The open and inviting floor plan features an office or formal living room, great room with built ins, plus a keeping room off of the spacious kitchen. The owner’s bath suite has been recently updated with […]

Tired of the Online Home Search in Athens?

Posted on: September 14th, 2017 by JenniferWestmoreland

Tired of the Online Home Search in Athens? Learn How Team Jennifer Westmoreland & Associates Can Help! (Article and information via Hannah Harris with Team JWA) Tired of seeing houses when performing your own online searches at various websites that are already UNDER CONTRACT but say FOR SALE? We can help! From the time a […]

JUST REDUCED!! 130 Waterford Place, Athens, Georgia

Posted on: September 13th, 2017 by Brittani Bone

This custom built, Frank Lloyd Wright inspired home offers exceptional living and entertaining spaces with gorgeous light throughout the home and an abundance of privacy! The kitchen offers custom cabinetry, solid surface countertops, professional grade appliances, and a huge island/work space with built in seating. There is a full wet bar area overlooking the great […]

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