Princeton Lakes Community and HOA

3149 Daleview Way, Atlanta, GA 30331 is located in the Princeton Lakes community. http://www.princetonlakes.org/

The HOA is $600 per year, due quarterly.  That divides out to $50 per month.  It covers common area landscaping (which is beautiful), tennis courts, basketball courts, swimming pool, security patrol, “doggy stations”, nature path, a staffed clubhouse, and events like jazz by the pool.  Chess club and swimming lessons were recently started for kids this summer.


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The HOA is active and helpful. For example, below is new business discussed in the most recent community monthly meeting, which is published in the password protected membership area of the Princeton Lakes community website… Continue reading “Princeton Lakes Community and HOA” »

Why We Want to Move From This House

People frequently ask us, why we want to move from such a nice house.  It has everything anyone would want: nice finishes, plenty of room, open space, practically new construction, nice size fenced in backyard, stainless steel, granite, hardwood, etc.

Home for sale by owner

Front of House From Street

Stainless Steel, Granite, Hardwood

Stainless Steel, Granite, Hardwood

Spacious 2 Story Family Room

Spacious 2 Story Family Room

2 Story Foyer & Open Floor Plan

2 Story Foyer & Open Floor Plan

We would love to keep this house, but our situation has changed between the short time when we bought this house until now.
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Why I’m Selling My House For Sale by Owner Without an Agent

3 Reasons Why Real Estate Agents Are No Longer Necessary

My wife and I bought our first home in Atlanta, GA, just outside the perimeter, yet still within the city of Atlanta.  We had buyers remorse and decided to put the house on the market and purchase an inexpensive condo in Midtown.  During these real estate dealings, we worked with a bad buyers agent, a good buyers agent, three sellers agents, a lawyer, a lender and received advice from several other agents, lenders and friends who worked in real estate. In the end, we decided the work that agents do is not worth the money that either comes out of your pocket or the equity of your home. Continue reading “Why I’m Selling My House For Sale by Owner Without an Agent” »