Appealing your property tax value in Oconee County

Tax value statements are mailed each year during the month of May. This is not a bill but the value shown will be the basis for your property taxes due for the current year. The bill is mailed around September or October for the current years taxes. The statement shows your land and home value for this […]

How Long Should It Take To Sell My House?

How long should it take to sell my house? This is the question most asked when a home is listed for sale. The answer depends on many factors… How many other homes are on the market in the area? Do buyers want to live in the area? is the curb appeal of your home excellent? Is […]

Buying a HUD Home

BUYING A HUD HOME A HUD home is a 1-to-4 unit residential property acquired by HUD as a result of a foreclosure action on an FHA-insured mortgage.  HUD becomes the property owner and offers it for sale to recover the loss on the foreclosure claim. When buying a HUD Home, offers must be submitted by […]

Paul & Jerri Stracener

Paul & Jerri have over 30 years combined experience in the Athens area real estate market, providing services beyond your expectations. Whether selling your home, buying a new home, relocating to Athens or discovering the perfect property to build on, Paul & Jerri are dedicated professionals here to assist you. Their goal is to make every real estate transaction a pleasure from start to finish. Learn More...

Paul Stracener
(706) 296-4394
Jerri Stracener
(706) 296-4395

About Athens, Georgia

Athens is known for its southern heritage and offers a wide range of diverse attractions. Live music is abundant with concerts at The Classic Center, Georgia Theater, 40 Watt, The Foundry, and many other restaurants and bars downtown. The University of Georgia, State Botanical Garden, local nurseries, art galleries, award winning restaurants, craft breweries and local farmers markets contribute to the special feel of Athens.

Oconee County schools are ranked #3 in the state. This along with the convenience to Athens and travel to Atlanta have contributed to its growth over the past few years. Madison and Oglethorpe Counties are desirable areas for convenience to Athens with more of a country feel.