Owning historic inns often a labor of love

...sold this summer, the new owners took over a "tired" property in need of a financial boost.The top bidders in an online auction, Atlanta-based Partridge Inn Holdings LLC immediately announced a $6 million renovation project at the five-story...

Partridge Inn liquidation sale starts Thursday

...million renovation by the new property owners. The boutique hotel was purchased in August for $4.25 million after an online auction earlier in the year.The hotel should reopen in March, when the second phase of renovations will begin.The new...

Storage auctions gaining popularity in Augusta

...and advertises foreclosed lockers for at least two weeks on a publicly accessible Web site that regularly conducts online auctions.If no one purchases the property, the owner can dispose of the belongings.Brown said after talking with his fellow...

Tech alum to give historic football to school

...attorney. "It's for the school."Schneider claimed the ball with a bid of $40,388, the 19th bid in the 19-day online auction conducted by SCP Auctions. It squashed the previous high for a football in the auction house's online records...

$6 million changes planned for historic Partridge Inn in Augusta

...brand.The $4.25 million sale of the boutique hotel at 2110 Walton Way became official Monday after a two-day online auction in June.Partridge Inn Holdings LLC is the new ownership group and is headed by hotel developer Rick Patton, who...

Partridge Inn on Walton Way one step closer to new owners

...Normally it's a two-and-a-half-month process, so this is going to go very quickly."On June 18, an online auction for the hotel at 2110 Walton Way ended at $4.25 million after 16 bids were placed during a two-day period. The...

Historic Augusta accused of fraud by Goodale House owner

...application further states that the Alabama investor who bought the Goodale House for $15,250 in a December 2009 online auction "lives out of town and has indicated he does not have the means to make necessary repairs."Sims, who called the...

Partridge Inn sale complete

...Southern hospitality and a market leader."Partridge Inn Holdings placed the top bid of $4.25 million during an online auction in June.The closing date was scheduled today.The five-story boutique hotel, converted into The Partridge Inn...

Advocates hope 'Big, Gay' wedding in SC's oldest city appeals to businesses' bottom line

...businesses have gone from 'We don't want gay customers,' to 'We are looking to court the gay community.'"The online auction ends Aug. 29. The winning bid supports the Alliance for Full Acceptance.

Deal for Augusta's Partridge Inn not yet complete

The Partridge Inn garnered a $4.25 million top bid from an online auction last week, but a final decision on the pending sale likely won't be made public until next month.Atlanta-based broker Lee...