Atlanta Industry Professional Speaking at International Builders’ Show

The 2019 International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas is right around the corner! In fact, it’s less than two weeks away and multiple Atlanta-based industry professionals are putting the final touches on their education sessions. This three-day event is the homebuilding industry’s largest conference and convention, and a major part of the show is education – there are typically more[...]

McKinley Homes Announces The Shores at Lynncliff

Gainesville community offers lake access and boat slips Home buyers looking for lake living will discover they have arrived when they visit McKinley Homes’ The Shores at Lynncliff. Located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, this gated Gainesville community includes sought-after boat slips, lake access, an on-site dry dock and a community dock. Best of all, the builder offers[...]

Carol Morgan Speaking at International Builders' Show

Can’t-Miss Session by Atlanta Speakers at International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas

Multiple Atlanta-based professionals have the honor of speaking at the 2019 International Builders' Show in Las Vegas. The week-long event is the homebuilding industry's largest conference and convention with 600,000 square feet of exhibit space featuring 1,500 vendors, more than 130 education sessions, and 60,000 attendees from 100 countries. One of the many can't-miss educational sessions during the show presented by[...]

John’s Creek New Home Community Offers Single-Family and Townhome Living

The Providence Group’s desirable Brookmere at John’s Creek community was recently featured on an episode of Atlanta’s Best New Homes TV! Kelly Fink, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for The Providence Group, was interviewed on the show and highlighted the beautiful floor plans, features and amenities that make Brookmere at John’s Creek an ideal place to call home. One of[...]

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December 26 Cited as “Black Friday” for Second Home Shoppers

It’s officially second home buying and selling season! According to research by Private Communities Registry (PCR), an online resource for real estate shoppers interested in amenity-rich master-planned lifestyle communities, buyers do their most serious research for a second home in the winter. In fact, December 26 is considered the “Black Friday” for master-planned communities in warm weather locations! PCR says that[...]

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Cresswind at Lake Lanier Offers Unmatched Active Lake Living

Cresswind at Lake Lanier, an incredible active adult community from Kolter Homes, is the only one of its kind located on northeast Georgia’s most popular lake! Offering an incredibly active lifestyle and beautiful low-maintenance homes with an abundance of options, Cresswind at Lake Lanier is the epitome of active adult living. Homeowners Tom and Joanne have been Cresswind residents for two[...]

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Investor Home Purchases are Shrinking

A new report from ATTOM Data Solutions reveals that nearly one in 10 homes sold so far in 2018 by the nation’s two leading iBuyers – Opendoor and Offerpad – were purchased by institutional investor entities buying at least 10 homes. Although overall investor sales are down dramatically, more sales transactions for this group take place through iBuyers. Investor sales[...]

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Ho-Ho-Home Shopping – Best Day to Buy a Home is December 26

The best day to close on a new home is the day after Christmas according to a new ATTOM Data Solutions market analysis of more than 18 million single-family home and condo sales over the last five years. Why is December 26 the best day to buy a home? It’s the day where buyers see the biggest discount below full[...]

Zombie Foreclosures &Vacant Properties

No “Walking Dead” Here – Zombie Foreclosures Disappearing

Vacancy rates for single-family homes and condos nationwide are dropping, another sign of a strengthening economy and robust housing market. According to the 2018 Vacant Property and Zombie Foreclosure Report by ATTOM Data Solutions, the curator of the nation’s premier property database, nearly 1.5 million single-family homes and condos were vacant nationwide at the end of Q3 2018. This represents[...]