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Pacesetters List: Edward Andrews Homes Named Fastest Growing Private Residential Real Estate Company in Atlanta

Edward Andrews Homes (EA Homes) ranked first in the residential real estate category and fourth overall on the Atlanta Business Chronicle’s 2018 Pacesetters list. The Pacesetters list gives recognition to the top 100 fastest-growing private companies in Atlanta. This is the fourth year in a row that EA Homes has been acknowledged for is rampant growth into new markets. From 2015[...]

Canine Pet Rescue: Finalist in Gwinnett Chamber IMPACT Awards

Canine Pet Rescue designated as finalist in Gwinnett Chamber IMPACT Regional Business Awards

Recognized as a leading organization, Canine Pet Rescue has been designated as a finalist for the IMPACT Regional Business Awards. Hosted by the Gwinnett Chamber, the program pays tribute to premier organizations in top industries that are driving economic development and job creation, while enhancing our quality of life. “Canine Pet Rescue is honored to make this list and be considered for[...]

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Enter the 2018 OBIE Awards

The Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association and Atlanta Sales and Marketing Council have announced the deadline for entries to the 2018 OBIE Awards. Presented to builders for their outstanding achievement in building, marketing, remodeling and personal achievement, the 38th Annual OBIE Awards offer the chance for Atlanta home builders to gain industry recognition, and attract personal opportunities. The deadline to enter[...]

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Design2Sell and Barbara Heil-Sonneck Receive Home Staging Awards

Design2Sell and CEO Barbara Heil-Sonneck were honored to receive prestigious awards from the Home Staging and ReDesign Association (HSRA) during the 2017 Home Staging Summit in Dallas, Texas. Barbara Heil-Sonneck, owner of Design2Sell and HSRA board of advisors member, was honored with a 2017 Achievement Award – Mastery Level in recognition of earning 250-plus industry continuing education credits. “This is just a[...]

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HomeAid Atlanta Announces Its 2017 Award Winners

At the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association's (HBA) January Installation and Awards Program, HomeAid Atlanta, the HBA's officially designated charity, announced its 2017 award winners. The organization gave awards to its 2017 Builder of the Year, Trade Partner of the Year and Volunteer of the Year. The 2017 Builder of the Year is Jim Chapman of Jim Chapman Communities. After displaying[...]

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EA Homes Wins Silver Award at The Nationals for The Swift

The National Association of Home Builders' (NAHB) National Sales and Marketing Council (National SMC) announced winners for The Nationals honoring the best in new home sales, marketing and design. Edward Andrews Homes (EA Homes) was awarded "Best Commercial" silver honors for the lifestyle video promoting its Grant Park townhome community, The Swift. With the uniquely connected lifestyle at the forefront of the sales experience and the true draw for early buyers, the[...]

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John Royer of O’Kelley & Sorohan Wins Council Chairman of the Year Award

John Royer, closing attorney with O’Kelley & Sorohan, was honored with the Council Chairman of the Year Award at the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association’s (HBA) Installation and Awards Program in January. Royer is a closing attorney at O’Kelley & Sorohan’s Gainesville office. Prior to joining O’Kelley & Sorohan, Royer had a solo practice in his hometown of Douglas that included[...]

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George McClure Receives Greater Atlanta HBA Presidential Award

George McClure was honored with the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association’s (HBA) Presidential Award at the Greater Atlanta HBA’s Installation and Awards Program on January 25. McClure has been involved in the developing and building industries since 1964. McClure began his career when he was 15 years old and started out toting plywood on his uncle’s framing crew. Today, he enjoys[...]

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Atlanta Gas Light’s Carl Owen Wins Associate of the Year Award

Carl Owen, president and manager of New Business Development with Atlanta Gas Light, was honored with the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association’s (HBA) Associate of the Year Award at the Greater Atlanta HBA’s Installation and Awards Program on January 25. Owen has enjoyed an impressive 35-year career with Atlanta Gas Light. Beginning his career there in 1983, he started out as[...]

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EA Homes’ Scot Clark Wins Builder of the Year Award

Scot Clark, founder and executive vice president of operations with Edward Andrews Homes, was honored with the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association’s (HBA) Builder of the Year Award at the Greater Atlanta HBA’s Installation and Awards Program on January 25. Clark oversees the daily operations of EA Homes and the achievement of its annual operational business objectives. His experience spans more[...]