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Hank Bailey


Hank Bailey is a REALTOR and an Associate Broker with Prudential Realty Greater Athens. As a lifelong resident of Athens, Hank decided to stay at home in Athens and attend the University of Georgia where he graduated in 1996 with a BBA from the Terry College of Business. In 2008 he also became the Real Estate Columnist for The Oconee Leader. At the Leader he shares thoughts regarding everything from how to avoid typical mistakes that sellers can and will make in the selling process to conversations about Home Staging, understanding when working with Realtors of who is representing you and who is “not,” and other pertinent information for the Athens Georgia area real estate market to help consumers understand how to buy and sell with confidence.

Hank is also the author of the “Athens GA Homes” real estate blog where his blog ranks in the top 1200 blogs tracked by  He has also has had several featured posts on where his advice on real estate topics has been highlighted.

Member of the Athens-Clarke Heritage Foundation
Member Georgia Association of REALTORS
Member of Athens Association of REALTORS
Member of the National Association of REALTORS
Member of the South Carolina Association of REALTORS
Member of the UGA Alumni Association
Member of the Friends of Five Points (Athens)
Member of American MENSA


Hank Bailey's Archives

Dream of Owning a Home in Athens, Georgia Area?

2009 Home Price Comparison

Boomers Want Convenience, Familiarity, and an Urban Lifestyle

A Visitor Dropped into Athens, GA this Week

America’s Best Cities to Visit by Car, but when you arrive may Hand you a Bike!

Bubble Dream City of Goodness

Athens, GA Ranked 5 in Best Cities 2009 Regarding Careers

Athens, GA “On the Foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains”

Athens, GA is one of 7 Small Towns Offering Career Opportunities in addition to being a great place

Concerts on the Lawn, Athens

Athens in the Spring; Kids playing, Tigers in Augusta & Recollections of the March to the Sea

The Boulevard Historic District of Athens, Georgia

Doom and Gloom in the Housing Market? Let Me Be the Contrarian

Athens in the Springtime; A College Town, but also a “Classic City”

The State Botanical Gardens of Georgia; More than a Stroll through the Flowers

Five Points in Athens Ga; High on the “Walkability” and Livability Score

Happy New Year Athens