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Surge in Atlanta Luxury Apartments

Amid a tight housing market, the metro area is experiencing a surge in Atlanta luxury apartments. People remain renters for longer than before, so their expectations of what their homes must offer have also changed and developers have rushed to deliver. Riding the wave of migration, Atlanta is no exception and according to Yardi it scores 12th place among the[...]

HomeAid Care Day at Atlanta Children’s Shelter

HomeAid Volunteers for Atlanta Children’s Shelter

Volunteers provide money-saving repairs and upgrades at Atlanta Children’s Shelter David Weekley Homes and BOMA Georgia recently joined a HomeAid Care Day at Atlanta Children’s Shelter (ACS). Among HomeAid’s community engagement initiatives, Care Days are hands-on volunteer workdays providing repairs and upgrades to housing and homeless service facilities. On June 24, nearly 30 volunteers tackled jobs throughout the facility including painting three offices, organizing[...]

Shari Hopkins Named Vice President of Beacon Management Services

Beacon Management Services Promotes Shari Hopkins to Vice President

Shari Hopkins to Oversee Corporate Operations in Expanded Role  Beacon Management Services is pleased to announce the promotion of Shari Hopkins to Vice President of Corporate Operations, effective immediately. Hopkins will develop and implement strategic initiatives for the company as part of the executive team in her expanded role. She will also continue to oversee the company’s technology platform, a training[...]

HomeAid Atlanta Golf Tournament

HomeAid Atlanta Golf Tournament: Tee-Up to Build a Future Without Homelessness

This fall, tee-up in support of the HomeAid Atlanta golf tournament on Monday, October 17 at TPC Sugarloaf in Duluth.  This year's tournament is HomeAid Atlanta’s 20th Annual Hope & Homes Golf Tournament to benefit HomeAid Atlanta, a 501(c)3 nonprofit dedicated to helping people experiencing or at risk of homelessness build new lives through construction, community engagement, and education. Morning registration[...]

Are Atlanta home prices dropping? Interstate sign with image of price drop.

Are Atlanta Home Prices Dropping?

Redfin Reports Asking Prices Come Down from All-Time High According to a new report from Redfin (redfin.com), the technology-powered real estate brokerage, home prices are dropping, but we wonder if Atlanta home prices are dropping? If you are a Broker or Realtor, please chime in and comment! Nationwide the median asking price of newly-listed homes for sale is down 1.5% from the all-time[...]

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Are Atlanta Homes Unaffordable?

Atlanta Homes Unaffordable According to the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Metro Atlanta's median home price in May set a new record at $430,000 making Atlanta homes unaffordable according to First Multiple Listing Service data. And this month, the 30-year, fixed rate surpassed 6% for mortgages for the first time since before the Great Recession. This means that the 22 metro area[...]

Outdoor Living Space Features Custom Pool House, Inground Pool

Reimagined Outdoor Living Space Features Custom Pool House, Inground Pool

Locally owned and operated Womack Custom Homes recently completed a stunning custom pool house and inground pool renovation at a Cartersville home. This reimagined outdoor living space now offers the perfect backdrop for flexible indoor/outdoor family gatherings and summer pool days. Depending on what the wants and needs of a family are, a pool house can serve a variety of purposes.[...]

Parkland Communities Alpharetta office building rendering

Parkland Communities Breaks Ground on Alpharetta Office Building

Parkland Communities has broken ground on its future Alpharetta office building located at 363 Main Street in Alpharetta, Georgia. The new building will serve as the company’s headquarters and offices for Parkland Communities, Parkland Residential and Parkland Homes. This building was originally the Thompson’s Grocery store dating back to the early 1950s when Main Street was just a small two-lane rural[...]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties Names DeAnn Golden President and CEO

Berkshire Hathaway Passes Reins from Forsman to Golden

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties, one of the largest and most successful real estate organizations in the country, recently announced after more than 37 years serving as president and CEO at the company, Dan Forsman will ascend to the chairman of the organization. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties is a full-service brokerage with 29 office locations throughout Georgia and more than[...]