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Georgia is a state in the United States with a long history and a rich culture.

Towns, cities, and areas have homes here dating back hundreds of years, many of them with rich influence from all over the world. Whether for functionally or for style, the homes here come in all shapes and sizes.

There are plenty of custom built homes, contemporary modern properties, and new neighborhoods with traditional houses, but there is also so much more for prospective home buyers to consider.

Some of these types of homes in Georgia, and the Columbus area particularly, are more popular than others, but there is influence all over.

Here are just some of the architectural styles of homes you’ll find in the Columbus, Georgia area.

Georgian

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Columbus, like any great city, has a thriving coffee scene.

Amazing and one of a kind coffee shops are found all over Columbus, with residents trying them all out, or picking one of the many popular cafes as their favorite.

There is much appreciation for the wonderful arts and culture scene in Columbus, and the cafes here are reflective of that. These cafes can provide an excellent ritual when getting your morning coffee, but it’s also a place of gathering, great food, and proof of the sense of community and well being here.

Life in Columbus allows for plenty of exploring and discovery, and you’ll likely find your very own favourite spot, but it’s nice to have a head start.

Here are just a few of the best places to get a coffee in

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There are several reasons why households choose to commute to work.

Commuting makes it possible to expand where one is willing to work, opening up other career opportunities for people. The office might be a 15 minutes, 30 minutes, or even an hour drive away from your home, and commuting makes it possible to find the right home and right job for you.

Before taking a job, buying a home, or both, people generally want to know what their commute is going to be like. After all, it could be a daily one.

Columbus, Georgia is a city riding two state lines, with many family friendly communities surrounding it. This means people go back and forth often for work and is a regular part of daily life. In such a vibrant area of Georgia, there are plenty of

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In this 3rd Quarter Housing Market Update, Reynolds Bickerstaff shares market data from Harris County and Muscogee County GA and Lee Russell County AL. More homes have sold, but they spent fewer days on the market which contributes to the perception of "no inventory." If you are curious how the market impacts your real estate decision, give us call at 706-653-1400 or Contact Us Now.

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Columbus, Georgia is a very family friendly city, and that means there is a need for high quality education here.

Prospective home buyers, with families or hoping to start one, looking at the Columbus real estate market need to know what kind of schools are available here, and where they are located.

Here is a brief guide to find the best schools in Columbus, Georgia.

Preschools

Preschools within a community tend to be easier for families because a child typically spends just one year there, whereas in other schools they may stay for three to ten years.

There are more than 100 options for preschools in Columbus, Georgia, and they are located all over the area. So whether you’re walking your child to school or dropping them off before

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The state of Georgia has a reputation for having some of the best golf courses in the country.

Columbus, Georgia, and the entire Harris County, is no exception. The prestigious golf courses in the area provide residents here with incredible golfing. If you’re looking for a game, there’s every type of golf here.

Whether you’re out for a friendly game with friends or family, looking for a difficult challenge, hoping to teach a new player the game, in the need to join a private club, or simply enjoy a bite to eat on a scenic patio, there’s a course for that.

Here’s a list of some of the best golf courses in the Columbus, Georgia area.

Maple Ridge Golf Club

4700 Maple Ridge Trail, Columbus, GA
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Maple Ridge Golf Club is

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Columbus, Georgia is an incredible city to live in, and with several distinct neighborhoods in and around the area there is something for everyone. Prospective home buyers can not only find their desired property type that fits their price range, but also a community that perfectly suits their lifestyle needs.

Communities change all of the time and so do their real estate markets. The dedicated team at Bickerstaff Parham Real Estate is a local one, and they know the Georgia area incredibly well.

Here is a brief rundown of a few of the wonderful Georgia communities in Columbus and what it’s like to live there.

North Columbus

North Columbus, or the Northside, is a vibrant area of Columbus with great shopping, dining, and entertainment.

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What do you say to your clients when they are Fearful of the future.

I had the pleasure of visiting with Larry Kendall, author of Ninja Selling, while attending the Leading RE Conference in Las Vegas. He is an incredible person and has positively affected the lives and businesses of 70,000+ Real Estate Agents. Larry often talks about his daily ritual and how he reads his gratitudes when he wakes up to begin his day. 

 

I've been reading Larry's book and finished it on my flight out to Vegas. Larry often says, "What you focus on expands." What are you focusing on right now? On Thursday I began to focus on how Las Vegas was changing faster than a bad hand of Black Jack, as they responded to the epidemic sweeping across the globe. By the time I

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Shelter-in-Place Order: What Does It Mean? 

In an effort to prevent the continued spread of, and exposure to, COVID-19, a growing number of states, cities and counties have issued “shelter-in-place” orders. These shelter-in-place-orders, sometimes referred to as “stay at home” orders, generally require citizens to stay at home and discontinue all non-essential outings. While shelter-in-place orders vary from location-to-location, individuals are permitted to continue engaging in essential activities, such as trips to grocery stores, pharmacies, hospitals, and a doctors’ offices.  Non-essential activities, however, which generally includes activities such as trips to hair salons, dine-in restaurants and bars, movie theaters, gyms, and museums, are

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What do you say to your clients when they are Fearful of the future?

I had the pleasure of visiting with Larry Kendall, author of Ninja Selling, while attending the Leading RE Conference in Las Vegas. He is an incredible person and has positively affected the lives and businesses of 70,000+ Real Estate Agents. Larry often talks about his daily ritual and how he reads his gratitudes when he wakes up to begin his day. 

 I've been reading Larry's book and finished it on my flight out to Vegas. Larry often says, "What you focus on expands." What are you focusing on right now? On Thursday I began to focus on how Las Vegas was changing faster than a bad hand of Black Jack, as they responded to the epidemic sweeping across the globe. By the time I landed

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