NAMAR Names O'Rourke Executive Vice President

    The Northeast Atlanta Metro Association of REALTORS (NAMAR) recently named Tom O'Rourke as the new Executive Vice President.  O'Rourke will oversee all activities of the association, including political affairs and community service projects. Prior to joining NAMAR, O'Rourke served as Council Services Manager for the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association.  While there, he was Staff Director for the Sales and Marketing[...]

    Good News for Atlanta Housing Market

    This weeks Nation's Building News, the official online weekly newspaper of NAHB, reports that Atlanta is expected to have positive housing growth in 2007. The report, extracted from the South Atlantic Division states: Atlanta, which accounts for about two-thirds of housing starts in Georgia, as well as Asheville, Charlotte, Durham, Greensboro, Raleigh and Winston-Salem in North Carolina, all declined last[...]

    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[...]