CPHB Honors Windsong Properties with Customer Satisfaction Award

For the second year in a row, the Certified Professional Home Builder program has honored Windsong Properties with their coveted Customer Satisfaction Award. Windsong Properties is a premier active adult courtyard home builder in Atlanta who recently sold out their Henry County community, and, after receiving this exceptional award that represents their impeccable customer service, it isn't hard to understand[...]

Atlanta Ranks in Top 10 for Retirement Cities

According to Forbes magazine, retirees can get more bang for their retirement buck in Atlanta, which ranks 9th among top U.S. cities where affordable housing, low cost of living and decent job prospects are available for retirees. The ranking took into consideration the following: the number of people over age 65 who are employed, net migration for people over 65 and[...]

Winter Solstice Celebration This Weekend

It seems like last week that we were celebrating the summer solstice with Monte Hewett Homes, but it has already been 6 months, meaning it's time for the winter solstice. You probably aren't used to celebrating these days in the year, unless you are fortunate enough to call Heatherton home. Heatherton is an extraordinary community in Roswell built by Monte[...]

Site Smart Program Receives Georgia Urban Forest Council Grand Award

Congratulations Peachtree Hills Place! Their Site Smart program recently received the Grand Award for Outstanding Business for 2008 from the Georgia Urban Forest Council (GUFC). The Site Smart Program, created by Isakson Barnhart, is a four-hour certification program to use in training construction superintendents and equipment operators on the role of trees in the environment and best practices for tree[...]

Del Webb’s Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Unwraps $9 Million Amenity Center at Lake Oconee

Del Webb at Lake Oconee officially opened the spectacular Club at Lake Oconee amenity complex on Monday, November 17th. Nearly 200 residents and guests were in attendance for the unveiling and tour which marks a significant milestone for the community. Now, the Del Webb at Lake Oconee residents will have full access to the amenity center, sports complex and all[...]

Economic Stimulus for Housing

It is nearly impossible to find an industry that is not struggling right now.  Congress has sent a few billion here and a few billion there.  Congress also removed one thing that was helping buyers buy houses, down payment assistance, and replaced it with a housing tax credit.  The tax credit is nice for first time home buyers, but more needs to[...]

Home for the Holidays in Hapeville

Atlanta builder, Hanwell Holiday Homes, is helping homeowners be home for the holidays by offering discounts up to $30,000.00 on move in ready homes. These homes are located in Dogwood Estates and Walnut Grove in historic Hapeville are located in South Fulton County and are convenient to intown Atlanta. The beautiful Hanwell plan at 3125 Dogwood Drive has been reduced[...]