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What to do in Buford for the Day, Weekend or Week

Homebuyers are looking for more than just a great floor plan or a community swimming pool during their Atlanta home search. There are many other factors that influence where they choose to live, and location is typically the deciding factor. In Buford, the great city includes surprising shops, award-winning restaurants and affordable residencies. With just a population of 15,185 people,[...]

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Which Extreme Makeover Projects Increase the Value of Your Home?

Extreme Home Makeover first launched in 2003 and this popular home show ran for nine years on ABC! Designers would race the clock to completely renovate a house for a family within one week. The remodel included every room, as well as the exterior and the landscaping. When Extreme Home Makeover ended, fans flocked to HGTV’s new home remodeling show Fixer[...]

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Neighborhood Feature: Smyrna

The city of Smyrna, largely bordered by I-285, Cobb Parkway and the Chattahoochee River, offers residents the perfect combination of a small-town community with big-city amenities. Smyrna is in Cobb County, just outside downtown Atlanta, and provides easy access to I-75, I-285, downtown, Cumberland Mall area, Truist Park and The Battery. Over 56,000 residents call Smyrna their home. A city[...]

Farm Bureau Georgia Connects Consumers to the Agricultural Community

Certified Farm Market Coordinator for Farm Bureau Georgia Kelly Henry is in the studio for the Around Atlanta segment of the Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio podcast to share the various programs they offer and talk about the Farm Passport and the Certified Farm Market program, as well as Kelly’s best tips for visiting Georgia farms. Listen in as Kelly[...]

Gigi's House Groundbreaking

Gigi’s House Begins Construction in Clayton County

On April 23, HomeAid Atlanta broke ground in Clayton County on the new home for nonprofit Gigi's House. The nonprofit provides a safe home in a faith-based loving environment for girls ages 13 to 19. Gigi's House also offers trauma-informed therapy, home school, mentoring, life skills and more. The new ten-bedroom home will provide a safe and dignified environment for teen[...]

Mix and Mingle with Atlanta SMC at the Empire Design Center

Mix and Mingle with Atlanta SMC at the Empire Design Center

Join the Atlanta Sales and Marketing Council (SMC) for its spring Mix and Mingle, the group’s first in-person event of the year. This event, coming up on Tuesday, May 18 at the Empire Communities Design Center, will feature live music, drinks, food and networking opportunities with industry friends and contacts. From 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, May 18, join the[...]