Southface Institute Hosts 2020 Greenprints Conference Virtually

Southface Institute Hosts 2020 Greenprints Conference Virtually

The Southface Institute’s Greenprints Conference, a well-known and widely respected forum on sustainability, is moving online for its 2020 meeting. Scheduled for Thursday, August 6, the Greenprints Conference is an entire day dedicated to discussing building a regenerative economy in the Southeast. The afternoon is reserved to discuss Drawdown Georgia. This online forum invites attendees to discover new technologies and learn[...]

Lisa O'Connor with Aprilaire

Cleaner Air with Aprilaire

Senior Manager of Marketing Strategy with Aprilaire Lisa O'Connor is in studio for today’s episode of Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio. Joined by co-hosts Carol Morgan and Todd Schnick, the group discusses how to achieve cleaner air inside the home on this All About Real Estate segment of Radio. O’Connor, originally, from Madison, Wisconsin, moved to the Atlanta area with her[...]

Chris Laumer-Giddens with LG Squared

LG Squared Talks High Performance on Radio

Chris Laumer-Giddens, a principal with LG Squared, is in studio for today’s episode of Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio. Joined by co-hosts Carol Morgan and Todd Schnick, Laumer-Giddens discusses his background, how he became involved with LG Squared, the types of products and services available and more on today’s All About Real Estate segment of Radio. Laumer-Giddens knew he wanted to[...]

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The Brightstar Team | COMPASS Offers Pontiac Place Incentive

The Brightstar Team | COMPASS is pleased to announce a $15,000 Any Way You Want incentive on inventory homes at Pontiac Place with the use of Southeast Mortgage. The builder, O’Dwyer Homes, is also offering $20,000 off decorator selections on presale homes with a preferred lender. Priced from the high $300,000s, this community of single-family homes is located in Ormewood[...]

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Artisan Built Communities Announces Breathe Freely Package

Artisan Built Communities is proud to introduce its Breathe Freely package designed to promote healthy living in every new home it builds. For a limited time, the Breathe Freely Package is standard in every Artisan Built home. The Breathe Freely package includes: PureAir™ Merv-16 Filtration System by Lennox® Low VOC Shaw® FloorScore® certified flooring and Sherwin Williams® paint Artisan Built guaranteed[...]

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Atlanta Architect, Builder Designs Home to Make Every Day Earth Day

As we prepare to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day (April 22, 2020) while sheltering in place from COVID-19 (coronavirus), Jones Pierce Studios Project Delivery Director Frank Wickstead has designed and is in the process of building a sustainable home for his family, believing every day should be Earth Day. Wickstead’s sustainable home, designed for his fiancé and their blended[...]

Energy Saving Tips for homeowners

Energy Saving Tips During Shelter in Place

With social distancing in action and shelter in place orders taking place across the country, homeowners are finding themselves spending more and more time in their homes. Having the whole household quarantined under one roof for an extended period of time leaves many families left to wonder how to keep their home’s energy costs from going through the roof. To[...]

Frank Wickstead Georgia Tech Professor

Frank Wickstead Provides Hands-On Experience to Georgia Tech Students

Jones Pierce Studios Project Delivery Director Frank Wickstead shares his 20 years of expertise as an architect and building performance consultant to his classroom in the Kendeda Building at Georgia Tech as a Serve-Learn-Sustain (SLS) adjunct professor. In this capacity, Wickstead works with a group of highly intelligent individuals who will become the next generation of home builders. Classes taught in[...]

Seven88 West Midtown Exterior

Seven88 West Midtown Offers Environmentally Friendly Residences, Lifestyle

High-rise condo building includes green features and ability to live environmentally conscious lifestyle Going green is no longer the newest trend in residential condominium construction – it is now the expectation. Today’s condo buyers are searching for comfortable yet energy-efficient homes, luxurious yet environmentally conscious living spaces. This expectation is becoming reality at Seven88 West Midtown, Atlanta’s first successful high-rise condo[...]