Brock Built City Neighborhoods Honored by The Sunday Paper

Readers of The Sunday Paper, a weekly newspaper distributed throughout metro Atlanta, recently honored Brock Built City Neighborhoods in the paper's annual "Sunday Best Readers' Choice Awards." The new home builder is in the winner in two categories: best local developer and best new subdivision - Dupont Commons. Throughout the entire month of April readers were encouraged to vote in[...]

Remodeling a Popular Option

Many homeowners are choosing to remodel their existing home instead of moving. They like their existing neighborhood, school system and neighbors and don't want to uproot their lives. Often it is more cost effective to add on to an existing home and many, many options exist for ways to do this. According to Jay Cipriani with Cipriani Builders[...]

Do It Herself!

The remodeling, home improvement and projects industry continues to grow thanks in part to inspiration from HGTV and other shows that inspire homeowners and provide them with the confidence they need to do it themselves. According to Pat Wikinson with the Home Depot, many of the Do It Yourselves attending the free clinics they offer are now "Do it Herselfers." Wikinson[...]

Atlanta PATH Partner Raises The Bar at Southern Building Show

Partnership for Advancing Technology in Housing (PATH) Partner Carl Seville has built an innovative showcase home in Atlanta. From June 20 to 23, the EarthCraft/TecHome Showcase House will be on display as part of the Southern Building Show and Conference. Seville, president of Seville Consulting, is building a Tudor style home that features several PATH-profiled technologies, and adhere to the[...]

NARA Retirement Conference

The National Active Retirement Association's (NARA) 8th Annual Conference will be held October 18-19 at the Atlanta Doubletree-Galleria. Entitled, "The 50+ Business Summit: Taking Aim at Boomers and Beyond," the conference will discuss how to attract retirees and market products towards the Boomer and Beyond 50+ age segmet. Guest speakers from around the world will be in attendance, and the[...]

Monte Hewett Homes Now Makes Every Home With Energy Star

Monte Hewett Homes is continuing to improve the quality of its homes by now building every home to meet Energy Star requirements, making their home more efficient than ever before. The extra Energy Star components supplement the EarthCraft requirements Monte Hewett Homes has met and exceeded since 2002. What does this mean to homebuyers? It means improved indoor air quality, lower[...]