Bullard, Griffin Tech Offer Pre-Licensing Course at College

    The Coldwell Banker Bullard Advantage School of Real Estate in partnership with Griffin Technical College will once again conduct the 75-hour course required by the Georgia Real Estate Commission for a person to take the state real estate salesperson’s licensing exam. The new class will be held three evenings a week on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 6 until 9:15 p.m.,[...]

    Sharp Donates $200,000 to Georgia Transplant Foundation

    Atlanta home builder, Sharp Residential recently completed construction on its first Transplant House to benefit the Georgia Transplant Foundation (GTF) and the Newton family has moved in.  Built at Sharp's new Forsyth County community, Parkstone, the home features the Thornberry plan. Sharp Residential donated $200,000 from the sale of the home to the Georgia Transplant Foundation.[...]

    Atlanta SMC Wins Gold at Nationals

    Atlanta Sales and Marketing Council (SMC) won the GOLD award at the Nationals for Best Sales & Marketing Council (250 - 500 members) for the 2005 - 2006 year.  This award, presented by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) during the International Builders Show, honors Sales & Marketing Councils for outstanding organization, programs, education, community involvement, promotion and membership[...]

    RE/MAX Around Atlanta agent Brenda J. Thomas receives CRS

    Brenda J. Thomas, an agent with the RE/MAX Around Atlanta Duluth office in Gwinnett County recently received her Certified Residential Specialist designation. Brenda retired from BellSouth after 27 years, and she started her real estate career in 2003. Becoming an agent was a way for this New Orleans native to stay active after retirement. Brenda said she joined RE/MAX based on[...]

    RE/MAX Around Atlanta agent Linda Ostrowski receives broker's license

    RE/MAX Around Atlanta Sandy Springs office agent Linda Ostrowski recently received her real estate broker's license. She lives in Cobb County with her family and sells town homes, condos and single family homes. Linda said she obtained her broker's license because it was another opportunity for her to gain additional knowledge about real estate. She has worked with RE/MAX Around Atlanta for more than two[...]

    Atlanta Home Builder Sharp donates to charity

    On Thursday morning, Sharp Residential's President Tom Sharp donated a $200,000 check to the Georgia Transplant Foundation, a nonprofit organization that aids transplant recipients, people who need transplants and transplant patients' families in Georgia. The money was raised by Sharp through the sell of the Georgia Transplant House at Sharp's Forsyth County community Parkstone. Rhonda Newton and her husband purchased the[...]

    Microsoft Maping Tool

    Microsoft has released "Bird's Eye" and 3D imagery of Atlanta as part of its free Live Search offering. This is a neat and useful tool for those looking for a home in metro Atlanta. It could also be useful for developers looking at land. Bird's eye imagery is a highly interactive mapping feature providing aerial imagery with[...]