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20 Reasons to Love Atlanta – KNOWAtlanta’s Winter 2019 Issue

Say hello to the Winter 2019 edition of the KNOWAtlanta Relocation Guide, where newcomers and locals alike can learn more about the diverse metropolitan area in 10 minutes than you can with a 10-year stay. That’s because Atlanta has so much to offer to those who call it home. The city has a lot of history, tons of attractions and[...]

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Zillow to Sell Homes in Atlanta – Looks for HQ

According to sources, Zillow is looking to open a Regional Headquarters for their New Homebuilding Division in Atlanta. This regional operations hub could potentially lease 100,000 square feet of space and hire hundreds of new employees.  According to company spokesperson Viet Shelton in an interview with Atlanta Bisnow, she said,“We would like to find space that could handle a potential expansion[...]

Carol Morgan Speaking at International Builders' Show

Can’t-Miss Session by Atlanta Speakers at International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas

Multiple Atlanta-based professionals have the honor of speaking at the 2019 International Builders' Show in Las Vegas. The week-long event is the homebuilding industry's largest conference and convention with 600,000 square feet of exhibit space featuring 1,500 vendors, more than 130 education sessions, and 60,000 attendees from 100 countries. One of the many can't-miss educational sessions during the show presented by[...]

The Southampton Floor Plan by Paran Homes is One of Four Available at Kingsland in College Park - Jan2019

Paran Homes Welcomes the New Year with a New Community in College Park

Southeastern Home Builder Introduces New Community to Fulton County, Kingsland Blurs the Line Between Urban and Suburban with Single-Family Homes Starting in the Mid-$200’s Paran Home hit the ground running in 2019 by expanding its presence to south Fulton County with the introduction of Kingsland to the City of College Park. Headquartered in Gwinnett County and with the majority of its[...]

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Goode Van Slyke Architecture Named Architect of Record for Seven88 West Midtown

High-rise building designed by member of Mercedes-Benz Stadium design team Seven88 West Midtown, a glass and concrete residential high-rise building under construction in West Midtown, was designed by renowned Atlanta-based architecture firm Goode Van Slyke Architecture (GVSA). The firm, tapped as one of three local architects to work on the design of Mercedes-Benz Stadium, is well regarded for its commitment to[...]

John’s Creek New Home Community Offers Single-Family and Townhome Living

The Providence Group’s desirable Brookmere at John’s Creek community was recently featured on an episode of Atlanta’s Best New Homes TV! Kelly Fink, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for The Providence Group, was interviewed on the show and highlighted the beautiful floor plans, features and amenities that make Brookmere at John’s Creek an ideal place to call home. One of[...]

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December 26 Cited as “Black Friday” for Second Home Shoppers

It’s officially second home buying and selling season! According to research by Private Communities Registry (PCR), an online resource for real estate shoppers interested in amenity-rich master-planned lifestyle communities, buyers do their most serious research for a second home in the winter. In fact, December 26 is considered the “Black Friday” for master-planned communities in warm weather locations! PCR says that[...]

Monte Hewett Homes

A Life Well Built by Luxury Home Builder Monte Hewett Homes

On today’s All About Real Estate episode, we talk to a company that takes a very design approach to homebuilding by including luxury amenities throughout communities and only building in sought-after locations that are typically walkable and near a variety of popular destinations. Chief Experience Officer at Monte Hewett Homes, Kelly Kingsfield joins us to discuss the company’s lifestyle-enhancing communities[...]

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Investor Home Purchases are Shrinking

A new report from ATTOM Data Solutions reveals that nearly one in 10 homes sold so far in 2018 by the nation’s two leading iBuyers – Opendoor and Offerpad – were purchased by institutional investor entities buying at least 10 homes. Although overall investor sales are down dramatically, more sales transactions for this group take place through iBuyers. Investor sales[...]