Colbert, GA Real Estate News

By Michelle DeRepentigny, Broker Athens, GA
(Success Realty)
The Colbert, GA Independence Day Celebration 2011 is scheduled to take place this Saturday on July 2, 2011 in downtown Colbert due to July 4th being on a Monday this year. The parade will begin at 9am again this year, in an attempt to beat the heat! As always, there will be a crafts festival, great music, and fabulous food available. Plan to spend the day in downtown Colbert, GA just northeast of Athens, GA at the Independence Day celebration this Saturday July 2, 2011 from 9am until 2pm or so! **Also of note, this is a dog friendly event however leash and common courtsey required :) (please clean up after your pup!).** Hope to see you there!
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By Michelle DeRepentigny, Broker Athens, GA
(Success Realty)
Colbert, GA offering the best of Madison County, GA with convenience and country charm!  Whether you are looking for newer construction located near Madison County's only golf course - Sunrise Golf Club, or a home with historic appeal, you'll find what you are searching for in Colbert, GA. Although the home above is not on the market, it is an example of some of the fabulous architecture you can see in and near Colbert, GA.  At this time there are several fabulous homes of historic appeal on the market, you can search here for all Colbert, Ga homes for saleor see a fully renovated, marvelous 100 year old Greek Revival home. Within the city limits, Colbert's population is 527 people, with an 8.2 percent growth since the 2000 census.  There are many areas surrounding the city limits that...
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By Mike Saunders
(Lanier Partners)
Colbert, Ga (pronounced call-bert) is a small town in Madison County,about 11 miles from downtown Athens. The  incorporated town itself is small with a population of less than 600, with an area of less than 1 square mile. However, the Colbert, Ga zip code, 30628, covers a much larger area, almost 45 square miles, including parts of adjacent Oglethorpe County with a population of over 5200. The old railway passenger station is still in use today. It no longer serves as a platform for passengers to embark onto or disembark off of trains but is used for community functions. A caboose from the old Seaboard Coast Line stands in a small park next door to the old station.The old freight terminal is now a local pharmacy. Across the street from the passenger terminal is the old downtown. The bui...
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By Michelle DeRepentigny, Broker Athens, GA
(Success Realty)
Why.... get dressed and head out the door with a camera of course! Vintage Coca-Cola sign on a storefront in Colbert, GA. Painted Christmas Tree on a Colbert, GA storefront.   Red Doors on a Colbert, GA storefront, can you tell red is my favorite color? Red Canna Lilies are the official Colbert, GA flower.    
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