Athens Real Estate Market and COVID-19

Since mid-March, so much has changed, not even considering the Athens real estate market and COVID-19. Things that used to be taken for granted are now seen as risky. We wear masks for shopping and are way more cautious even visiting with friends. The public parks were closed for several weeks and public pools have […]

Market Update for May

This summary shows homes sales from March 1 to May 28 for Clarke and Oconee Counties for 2019 vs. 2020. The spring real estate market is nothing like any other we’ve seen. At first, it seemed like everything would completely shut down and nobody would be buying homes. However, the strong seller’s market we were […]

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.