The Atlanta Ben Blog

Deal of the Day – Elementary Style

Since we’re playing an elementary school game, we’re going to continue with an elementary location theme also. Welcome back to MASH! Instructions below: Mansion (Homes with 5+ bedrooms or priced over $1 million) Apartment (Any attached dwelling) Shack (Big renovation projects) House (2-4BD/2-4BA homes, a deal for the area) So, who got married to their …

Hunting Historic Homes

Decatur, Decatur, Decatur. Decatur, where it’s greater. I may be a little partial, considering it is my home town, but then again, I didn’t come up with the saying. But I did grow up in its old houses: breakfast in 1920s bungalows with sloped original floors, holiday get-togethers in renovated 1910s mansions with 10s of rooms, trampolining …

Dispute Your Property Taxes!?

By now you should’ve received your 2015 property tax assessment. If you’re anything like me, you may be looking to dispute said tax assessment in an attempt to lower your property taxes. While I can’t guarantee that you’ll experience any real level of success (sorry), AtlantaBen is here to help point you in the right direction. Property …