Spin the District

Atlanta Airport District Gears Up for “Spin the District” this Fall

Inaugural cycling experience will take over College Park, East Point, Hapeville and Union City  Atlanta Airport District – the official convention and visitors’ bureau for the cities of College Park, East Point, Hapeville and Union City, Ga. – is thrilled to welcome cycling enthusiasts and spectators alike to Spin the District! This event is the area’s inaugural, multi-faceted experience, and it[...]

Lisa Simmons at the Grand Canyoon

Beacon Management Crosses Canyon for Disabled Athletes

The president of an Atlanta property management company will hike one of the most famous trails in the world on August 22, 2018 to raise funds for BlazeSports America. The national 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization empowers children and adults with physical disabilities through sports programs, such as wheelchair athletics.  Lisa Simmons, president of Beacon Management Services, will complete the epic “Rim[...]

NARI Tour 2018 Weidmann & Associates Basement Remodel

NARI Atlanta Announces its Ninth Annual Tour of Remodeled Homes Sept. 15, 2018

Have you ever wanted to take a close look at a newly remodeled home AND ask the remodeling team questions right there on-site?  Savvy homeowners know the best opportunity is the annual NARI Atlanta Tour of Remodeled Homes.  For the ninth consecutive year, NARI Atlanta, the local chapter of the National Association of the Remodeling Industry, will present remodeled homes[...]

active adult home in woodstock

Sales Booming at Woodstock Active Adult Community

Serenity, a new active adult community in Woodstock from Treetop Residential, was featured on last week's episode of Atlanta's Best New Homes. Sales Agent Barbara was interviewed about the incredible new community during the episode, which you can watch below. At Serenity, homeowners escape into sophisticated elegance with custom crafted homes located in this exclusive, private enclave. The timeless architecture of[...]

Sunday in the Park at Oakland Cemetery

Historic Oakland Foundation Announces 40th Annual Sunday in the Park Festival

Families looking for fall activities need look no further than Oakland Cemetery near Grant Park in Atlanta. On September 30, Historic Oakland Foundation will welcome visitors to its 40th annual Sunday in the Park festival, a free event that celebrates the local communities that make Oakland what it is today and explores how historic Oakland Cemetery, surrounding neighborhoods, and the[...]

Venture Homes and Beazer Homes

Private Atlanta Home Builder Acquired by Beazer Homes

Beazer Homes has acquired Marietta, Georgia-based Venture Homes, a 34-year-old privately held home builder, for $65 million. Venture Homes, known for building affordable single-family homes and townhomes throughout metro Atlanta’s north and west sides, gives Beazer access to a growing demographic in Atlanta – the first-time, entry-level buyer. “This acquisition allows us to accelerate our growth in Atlanta, a highly desirable[...]

Millennial movers

Georgia Top 5 State for Millennial Movers

Good news for Atlanta home builders targeting Millennial first-time home buyers! The state of Georgia was recently ranked No. 5 for Millennial movers, while the city of Atlanta was also ranked as one of the top 10 markets for first-time home buyers – many of which are Millennials. This group, which currently totals 71 million individuals, is expected to surpass the[...]