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The north end of Savannah's Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. (from River St. to Gwinnett) includes: Eight  hotels with at least three more in development One Vantosh Realty Group listing at 32 MLK Three museums Three gas stations Three fast food restaurants Six SCAD buildings The County Jail The County Courthouse A Revolutionary War Memorial A Visitor Center housed...

According to University of Tennessee geography professor Derek Alderman, there are over 700 streets in the U.S. (re)named for civil rights leader, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.  Most of those streets are in the south, and Dr. King's home state of Georgia has more than...

Nearly all properties require some measure of Improvements and customization before you can open your business.  When looking for properties to lease, the following are some things to consider regarding improvements to Retail and Office Spaces. 1) Do Not Fall in Love with a space so much that...

Savannah's Landmark Historic District is well known for it's distinctive city plan, beautiful squares, and plethora of commercial and residential buildings from the 18th and 19th centuries.  Other than a few notable exceptions such as the Municipal Building on Broughton Street, Savannah does not have many examples...

At the very end of 2014, Beth Vantosh, representing sellers Raymond and Linda Morrison, closed a sale on 410 East Broughton Street.  The purchasers, the law firm of Harris, Penn and Lowry, LLP, will do a modest interior modification to the beautiful, 1790's John Deubell House that...

After earning her MBA from the University of Maryland, living and working in Baltimore for nine years, Ashley Dodd decided she was ready for a change. In September 2013, Dodd moved to Savannah, sight unseen.  “I had heard a lot about Savannah, it seemed like...

City Department of Environmental Affairs and Sustainability looks at public recycling receptacles and City energy use.  Did you even know the City of Savannah had a Department of Environmental Affairs and Sustainability?  The recycling bins, that will first be tested on River Street, will of course, have...

As the economy continued to improve, there was a lot of activity throughout the Savannah area in 2014.  Here are some Highlights::: Historic District New Hotels: The Brice, The Cotton Sail Hotel, Embassy Suites New Retailers: J Crew, Ann Taylor Loft, LuluLemon, L’Occitane New Restaurants: Flying Monk Noodle Bar,...