Knight Selected for ‘Power Book 2007’ in Residential Real Estate

Jay Knight, president of The Knight Group, was recently included in the Residential Real Estate section of “The Power Book 2007”, a recently-distributed, first-time publication of the Atlanta Business Chronicle. Called “A Guide to Who’s Who in Atlanta”, the publication is described as a map to the top 50 leaders in each of six industries: commercial real estate, residential real estate,[...]

Rick Porter Does More Than Build Great Homes

Rick Porter, founder and owner of Richport Properties, does a lot more than build solar homes and conservation communities. The third generation home builder also teaches two courses at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta. He first taught Development of Communities and Residential Design and Construction in the fall of 2006, and earned such a positive rapport with students[...]

Fun Ways to Attract Buyers

FREE PUREBRED PUPPY WITH ACCEPTED CONTRACT! The Atlanta Sales & Marketing Council held a Sales & Marketing round table earlier this week.  One of the topics was how to generate traffic and attract buyers.  Overall the group decided that buyer promos must be fun and catchy.  Ironically, the day after the roundtable, I was emailed a flier with the headline, "Free Purebred[...]

Peachtree Residential Names Daryl Dennis Builder of the Year

Peachtree Residential recently named Daryl Dennis the company's Builder of the Year. Dennis is the project manager at Sterling on the Lake, and is responsible for the construction and quality of the homes Peachtree Residential builds within the community. Dennis has been with the company since 2004, and in 2006 he built and closed on more homes than any other[...]

Richport Properties Re-Welcomes Debra Spivey

Richport Properties is pleased to welcome back Debra Spivey.  Spivey had previously served at the Director for Sales and Marketing, and returns from an extended leave of absence as the on-site Sales Manager for Davis Oaks, a new luxury town home community in Dekalb County. Tom Melton, Vice President of Homebuilding and Sales for Richport Properties, said that everyone is very[...]

Tim Jones Again Included in Publication’s ‘Who’s Who’ Listing

Tim Jones, owner and president of Tim Jones Communities Inc., was once again selected for inclusion in the Atlanta Business Chronicle’s most recent “Who’s Who in Residential Real Estate” section. The publication describes this annual feature as telling “the story of the people who make Atlanta’s housing market happen.” Tim Jones Communities is a 27-year-old organization which over the years has[...]