Barnes Young Team – Your Real Estate Experts

Barnes Young Team, Keller Williams Realty Peachtree Road

Discover what makes us extraordinary…“Client satisfaction drives our commitment to serve.”

We help more than 100 clients every year sell or purchase their HOMES.

Our ”COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE HOME SELLING STRATEGY” is unique to the Barnes Young Team. Based on our experience and in-depth knowledge of the market, we adjust our strategy based on current market conditions and client needs.… Read More »

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Farmhouse Realty

Farmhouse Realty specializes in Dunwoody, Sandy Springs, Roswell, Buckhead, Brookhaven, and other metro-Atlanta areas.  “Local, honest and grateful” is our motto.  Unlike other big franchises, our main focus is always the client, which is you!  Because of our unique structure, we are able to provide a full service, stress-free and positive experience for all of our clients no matter their unique needs.… Read More »

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Waterproofing/Drainage Contractor Recommendations

Submitted by Peggy Smith for The Aha! Connection

We moved into our house five years ago and the first couple years we had no issues with water intrusion.  About two years ago, water seeped into the basement corner after very heavy, flash flooding type of rain.  Our basement is finished and carpeted so the clean up was a mess but with the help of a industrial wet vac and a ton of box fans blowing under the carpet we appeared to salvage the situation. … Read More »

Kerry Arias, Realtor

Kerry Arias, Realtor provides Service, Guidance, & Results.  Just like a good friend, I’ll guide you every step of the way. Listing your home for sale, I offer a complimentary staging consultation, a Home Warranty during the listing period, a Zillow 3-D floor plan – which draws more buyers to view your home, social media exposure and so much more.     Buying a home, I spend as much time with you as needed to find your perfect home, I negotiate in your favor, I will ensure all required contracts are submitted with your offer, I follow through from making an offer to well after closing and am there to support you throughout. … Read More »

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Audra’s Homegrown Tomatoes + Gazpacho Recipe

by Audra H. Anders for The Aha! Connection

I am so excited about my tomato crop this year.   I’ve never had such a bountiful tomato harvest!  I finally realized growing tomatoes in pots is MUCH more difficult than planting them straight into the ground.   In all my previous years of trying to grow tomatoes, I would get one or two from each pot and found myself watering the pots multiple times per day because they were so thirsty the pots kept drying out.  … Read More »

Books Giveaway: Born a Crime and I Have Some Questions for You

by Audra H. Anders for The Aha! Connection

Recently I asked the Aha! subscribers what they recommend as my next books to read and got a lot of great suggestions! 

From the following list, I chose two:

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Local Author Book Giveaway: Food-ishness. By Betsy Hill Armstrong

Recently I received a note from a fellow Dunwoodian who has kids around my boys’ ages and used to walk right by my house on a daily basis on her way to Vanderlyn with her kids.  Gosh I miss those days!

I always love connecting with people and was thrilled that our mutual acquaintance, Christine Cooper, suggested Betsy reach out to me. … Read More »

The Aha! Connection Summer Bucket List

by Audra H. Anders for The Aha! Connection

Feel free to comment if you have additional bucket list items to suggest or additional places/information within each of our categories!

Visit the Zoo

Take a trip with family or friends and visit the Atlanta Zoo to see the new baby sloth born on Father’s Day.

See a Baseball Game

Head to Truist Park to see the first place team in the major league…our hometown Atlanta Braves or to Coolray field to see the Triple A Gwinnett Stripers…or run over to Brookhaven to catch a Bucks game!… Read More »

The Consumer Innovation Center has relocated, upgraded and is still paying people for their opinions…right here in Dunwoody!

by Audra H. Anders for The Aha! Connection

By now you have likely figured out that the “Perimeter Target Shopping Center” is now called Ashford Lane and keeps improving every day!  The Consumer Innovation Center used to be next door to HobNob and caddy corner from Superica but they’ve simply moved around the corner between Crunch Fitness and the new Hall at Ashford Lane. … Read More »

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The Bitter and the Sweet ~ Book Giveaway from one of Audra’s Hometown Friends!

by Audra Hurston Anders for The Aha! Connection

A friend I’ve known since elementary school in Opelika, Alabama way back in the late 1970’s reached out to me last fall to let me know she had written a book!  I pre-ordered it as soon as we finished chatting and could hardly wait for the publication date to arrive in May.  … Read More »

Edison Prep – Free Resource for Rising Juniors Taking Algebra 2

***Free Resource for Rising Juniors Taking Algebra 2*** Math is the tail that wags the dog when planning out optimal SAT/ACT prep timelines. If a student finishes Algebra II sophomore year, then game on: prep for the tests whenever you feel like it! However, one source of tension each year is students who aren’t starting Algebra II until fall of junior year who wish they could start test prep earlier (e.g.… Read More »

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