metro atlanta school districts

Niche.com’s Atlanta-Area School District Rankings

Niche.com recently released a complete list of rankings of Metro Atlanta school districts for 2018. The ranking is developed through a careful analysis of key statistics, millions of reviews from students, parents and alumni alike and data from the United States Department of Education. Schools are ranked by state test scores, college readiness, graduation rates, SAT/ACT scores, teacher quality, public school[...]

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Acre Homesites at The Preserve at Sterling on the Lake

Sterling on the Lake's largest home sites are now available at the richly amenitized, highly acclaimed community in Flowery Branch. Three of the many builders at the master-planned community are offering up their acre-and-higher home sites in The Preserve, dedicated to providing home buyers with closeness to nature. Homes are surrounded by Flowery Branch's majestic, wooded landscape and allow home owners[...]

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Valentine’s Day: Sharing the Love with Radio Sponsor Jackson EMC

It's Valentine's Day again, so we're excited to share the love at Atlanta Real Estate Forum! We are proud to bring Atlanta's real estate news to our readers every day, but we couldn't do it without the help of our sponsor! Jackson EMC, sponsor for Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio, has been serving Georgia since its founding in 1938. Jackson EMC is[...]

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Ruth’s Farm: Final Two Homes with Atlanta Gas Light

Home buyers have limited opportunities to choose a stunning Peachtree Residential home at the builder's Alpharetta community, Ruth's Farm. The community is down to its final two homes, which were recently featured on Atlanta's Best New Homes. When buyers choose a home at Peachtree Residential, they also gain the superior service of Atlanta Gas Light's team, natural gas and appliances. The[...]

jim chapman communities

Jim Chapman Communities Named Builder of the Year at 55+ Housing Awards

Atlanta builder Jim Chapman Communities has been named the Builder of the Year at the National Association of Home Builders' (NAHB) 2018 Best of 55+ Housing Awards. The awards program was held during the International Builders' Show in Orlando and showcased builders who practiced excellence and innovation in the design, development, lifestyle and marketing of 55+ housing in 2017. Jim Chapman[...]

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NAHB Chairs Update Members on Advocacy Efforts

On December 28, 2017, the National Association of Home Builders' (NAHB) Public Affairs Committee Chair Skip Howes and Membership Committee Chair Sonny Antonio sent a letter to area chairs, state representatives, state and local home builders association (HBA) presidents, HBA executive officers, senior life directors, life directors and spikes to update NAHB members on several ongoing advocacy efforts. The letter addressed[...]

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Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio Announces January Lineup

Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio announces its January 2018 show lineup providing listeners with all the latest news and information on Atlanta real estate, as well as local events, attractions and things to do around the city. Sponsored by Jackson EMC, the award-winning real estate podcast airs twice a week and offers interviews with industry experts and details regarding Atlanta events[...]

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FHA Loan Limits to Rise in 3,000 Counties in 2018

The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) announced its 2018 loan limits in early December (12/7/17) in a move that recognizes the housing industry’s rising home prices. The new loan limits will allow more people who would not normally qualify for a loan to become home buyers. Nationally rising median home prices mean that home buyers in 3,000 counties will see increases[...]