Fix That! Home Repair Series: Plumbing Basics

The Atlanta BeltLine Partnership, Atlanta Community ToolBank, Atlanta Land Trust, and House Proud are partnering to bring you the Fix That! Home Repair Series, an 4-part series of free online workshops focused on helping you make simple repairs in your home, save money on repairs, and making you safer and more secure in your home. … Continue Reading →

Fix That! Home Repair Series: Ask an Arborist

The Atlanta BeltLine Partnership, Atlanta Community ToolBank, Atlanta Land Trust, and House Proud are partnering to bring you the Fix That! Home Repair Series, an 4-part series of free online workshops focused on helping you make simple repairs in your home, save money on repairs, and making you safer and more secure in your home. … Continue Reading →

Understanding and Appealing Fulton County Property Tax Assessments

The Atlanta BeltLine Partnership, Atlanta Legal Aid, and Grove Park Foundation are partnering to guide property owners in BeltLine neighborhoods through the property tax assessment appeal process. Join this free, virtual information session designed to help you understand your property tax statement and options available if you want to appeal. Individual virtual consultations will be … Continue Reading →

Fix That! Home Repair Series: Outdoor Preventative Maintenance

The Atlanta BeltLine Partnership, Atlanta Community ToolBank, Atlanta Land Trust, and House Proud are partnering to bring you the Fix That! Home Repair Series, an 4-part series of free online workshops focused on helping you make simple repairs in your home, save money on repairs, and making you safer and more secure in your home. … Continue Reading →

Fix That! Home Repair Series: Home Hacks

The Atlanta BeltLine Partnership, Atlanta Community ToolBank, Atlanta Land Trust, and House Proud are partnering to bring you the Fix That! Home Repair Series, an 4-part series of free online workshops focused on helping you make simple repairs in your home, save money on repairs, and making you safer and more secure in your home. … Continue Reading →

Lower My Property Taxes: Filing for Homestead Exemption

Please join the Atlanta BeltLine Partnership, the Atlanta Legal Aid Society, and the Grove Park Foundation for a free virtual workshop designed to help Fulton County property owners learn about the homestead exemption and how it could help lower their 2021 property tax bill. A free virtual information session is scheduled for February 24 at … Continue Reading →

Creating Lasting Affordability Through Community Land Trusts

Unlike traditional affordable-housing policies and programs that have specific term limits, community land trusts help to create lasting affordability. More than 250 community land trusts in the United States provide affordable rental and homeownership opportunities largely for low-and moderate-income families in urban, suburban, and rural communities. If there is anything this pandemic has taught us, it … Continue Reading →

Understanding & Appealing Your Property Tax Assessment

Fulton County property owners will soon receive their 2020 property value assessment statements. While the statement includes an estimate of taxes due later this year, the assessment itself is not a bill that must be paid now. The statement’s mailing date, however, does trigger a 45-day window of time during which you have the right to appeal your assessment if … Continue Reading →

Housing Protections During COVID-19

As part of the Home Empowerment series, the Atlanta BeltLine Partnership is teaming with Atlanta Legal Aid Society, Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation and the city of Atlanta to host a free virtual workshop designed to provide information and identify resources available to you during the COVID-19 pandemic. Welcoming remarks will be made by the city … Continue Reading →

Lower My Property Taxes! File for Homestead Exemption

As part of the Home Empowerment series, the Atlanta BeltLine Partnership is teaming with Atlanta Legal Aid Society (ALAS) and Grove Park Foundation to put together two free, 2-hour workshops designed to familiarize property owners with the homestead exemption and how it might apply to them. ALAS attorneys will lead the workshops, providing actionable information … Continue Reading →