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Ashford Manor: A Watkinsville Treasure

Built in 1893, this Queen Anne Victorian home, fondly known as Ashford Manor, was originally built for Alexander Woodson Ashford and his family. The house maintains much of the original…

Athens Real Estate Market Report Q2 2021

“We are seeing the market balance and settle a bit. But the Athens real estate market is still exceptionally strong.” – Sarah Ellis, Broker, CJ&L Real Estate Everyone is still…

Downtown Athens: A Vibrant Community

Downtown Athens, GA, is a vibrant community with a number of different styles and types of homes to choose from. Whether you’re looking for an apartment, condo, or house for…

9 Moving Tips to Keep You Organized

If you’re preparing to move into a new home, you may want to check out this list of 9 moving tips to keep you organized! There is a lot to…

CJ&L Founder Spotlight: Christy Jenkins

We have an amazing team here at CJ&L that we become more proud of every day. We’re lucky enough to be spearheaded by our incredible founders, who have led our…

What’s the Difference? Oconee vs. Athens

Athens and Oconee have so many incredible neighborhoods that are all unique in their own way. Both counties are wonderful places to make a home, but they differ in some…

Where to Start Your Home Remodel

If you’re thinking about renovating your home, it can be daunting figuring out where to start the process. Whether you’re remodeling to sell your home or even if you want…

Athens Spotlight: Music Scene

If you are a fan of live music, then the Classic City is the place for you! For decades, many aspiring musicians have started their career here in Athens by…

Best Date Spots in Athens, Georgia

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and we’re all on the lookout for that perfect date night location. If you live in Athens, you’re in luck. Athens is known…

Hot Spots in Five Points

If you’re looking for a neighborhood with delicious food, a fantastic atmosphere, and great local shops (all within walking distance to campus), Five Points is the place for you! Located…

The Art of Athens

Athens is much more than just a college town. The Classic City is home to a plethora of talented artists whose studios are scattered throughout town. There’s also no shortage…

What You Need To Know About Homestead Exemptions

A Homestead Exemption provides property tax relief for those who own and occupy their home as a primary residence. The State of Georgia offers homestead exemptions to all qualifying homeowners.…

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