Atlanta Dogwood Festival photo of pink dogwoods

Atlanta Dogwood Festival at Piedmont Park

The Atlanta Dogwood Festival, everyone’s favorite festival of the year, is celebrating its 87th year! The festival is scheduled for April 14 - 16, 2023, at Piedmont Park. Virtually every kind of art imaginable is represented at the festival, with a nationally renowned-juried Fine Artist Market that includes sculpture, paintings, pottery, jewelry, photography and much more. See hundreds of artists[...]

Lisa Simmons, Beacon Management Services

Lisa Simmons: Making Property Management History

Lisa Simmons, President and Co-Founder of Beacon Management Services, is making Atlanta real estate history in property management. Simmons is a high-performance real estate professional with a record of accomplishments in the commercial and residential sectors, where she worked with two of the country's largest publicly traded real estate companies. She is the co-founder and President of Beacon Management Services, recognized[...]

Michèle L. Battle, Atlanta real estate attorney

Michèle L. Battle: Making Real Estate Law History

When it comes to real estate law, Michèle L. Battle, Esq. is making Atlanta real estate history. A highly accomplished lawyer, Battle obtained her undergraduate degree from Ohio State University and her law degree from Harvard Law. She is the CEO, founder and principal attorney at Battle Law PC, a law firm focusing on zoning, land use, permitting and commercial[...]

a lonely dock in lake acworth in the summertime

Acworth: The City Most Americans Dream About

The beautiful city of Acworth, winner of the 2010 All-America City Award, displays the kind of life most Americans dream about. Located close enough to experience Atlanta’s best cultural and sporting events, the city itself still gives off a small-town atmosphere. Families in Acworth are provided with fun opportunities, as well as tranquility. For instance, Acworth is surrounded by two gorgeous[...]

exterior of Ponce City Market

Atlanta Ranks 6th for Live Work Play Developments

Live-work-play (LWP) buildings offer access to residential areas, office & coworking spaces, as well as retail and entertainment under one roof, thus making the switch from workstyle to lifestyle convenient and quick. While not necessarily a novelty, mixed-use developments are a popular concept in recent years. Look at the popularity of Avalon! To further explore the evolution of LWP and its[...]

The Big Event at Lake Oconee: A Free Family Festival

The Big Event is a FREE family festival presented by Lake Oconee Area Builders Association Lake Oconee Area Builders Association (LOABA) announces The Big Event. This free one-day festival takes place on Saturday, March 18, 2023, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Lake Oconee Village, located at 1000 Vista Drive in Greensboro, Georgia. Exhibitors, Food, Fun & Entertainment The event features 144 local exhibitors, including[...]

Is Atlanta Running Out of Houses? A 10 year retrospective.

Is Atlanta Running Out of Houses?

Flashback to February 2013 when Atlanta Real Estate Forum ran this headline: Is Atlanta Running Out of Houses? Times were different, yet there were so many similarities. Home inventory in Atlanta was getting depleted quickly, and it is once again now 10 years later! In February 2013, when this article was originally published, you’ll notice the months supply of homes for[...]