Broadstone Commons

In growing Gwinnett, upscale rentals aim to boost two distinctive downtowns

Tucked between Peachtree Industrial Boulevard’s interstate-like hum and Buford Highway’s commercial bonanza, downtown Norcross proudly maintains a quiet Mayberry vibe. During a recent visit, American flags flapped on telephone poles, the rosebushes and elephant-ear plants thrived around Thrasher Park’s kid-free playground, and stately old Victorians stood sentinel around Norcross’ version of Main Street, where tenants of the vintage brick storefronts[...]

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BeltLine-fronting Pittsburgh Yards project is about to start opening

The community-led, BeltLine-fronting Pittsburgh Yards project is about to start opening. Here’s what to expect   For decades, residents of the Pittsburgh neighborhood have waited for signs of life and job creation at a sprawling, abandoned former trucking hub about two miles south of downtown, in the shadow of the Connector. Within days, after many years of planning and construction, that’s[...]

Limited Lots Remain Phase I at Cresswind Georgia Twin Lakes

Limited Lots Remain in Phase I at Cresswind Georgia at Twin Lakes

Kolter Homes – a leader in developing next-generation, highly-amenitized, master-planned active adult communities in the Southeastern U.S. – is down to limited opportunities in its first phase at Cresswind Georgia at Twin Lakes. The remaining basement homesites at this new active adult Hoschton community offer extended flexible living options to homebuyers. “Daylight basements allow homeowners the flexibility to make their new[...]

Providence Group Home Designs for New Suwanee Community

The Providence Group Releases Home Designs for New Suwanee Community

The Providence Group of Georgia, LLC, a Green Brick Partner, recently announced its newest home designs for Ellington, a new Suwanee community of single-family homes and townhomes. Ideally located within walking distance of Peachtree Ridge Park, Ellington offers a nature-inspired lifestyle in a desirable, gated locale. Townhomes at Ellington are expected to start from the $330,000s and single-family homes from the[...]

MarketNsight Atlanta Pending Sales

MarketNsight Reports Atlanta Pending Sales Up YTY 19%

MarketNsight reports 2020 Atlanta new pending home sales are up 19% over 2019 sales through August of this year. Monthly year-to-year increases over 2019 were 28% in May, 31% in June, 38% in July and 42% in August. “As we have mentioned before, the double-digit increases for housing demand started in May of last year, months before the pandemic,” MarketNsight and[...]

Oak Mountain View Exterior

Now Selling at Oak Mountain View by Stephen Elliott Homes

Stephen Elliott Homes, offering new homes and communities in desirable locations around the metro Atlanta area, is excited to announce that it is now selling at the Oak Mountain View community in Carrollton, Ga. With a commitment to building functional floor plans, all homes are designed with an open concept layout that showcases flexible living spaces, purposed for casual living[...]

AREF Ed Akins with Kennesaw State University

Kennesaw State University Department of Architecture Joins Radio

Interim Department Chair of Architecture at Kennesaw State University, Ed Akins, is in the studio for today’s episode of Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio. Joined by co-hosts Carol Morgan and Todd Schnick, the group discusses the innovative changes COVID-19 has brought to the classroom, the architecture curriculum and the built environment in which we live. Originally from southeast Georgia, Akins attended[...]

2020 Online Homebuyer Mystery Shop Report Results Are In

Owner of Blue Gypsy Inc. and National Online Sales Counselor Trainer, Leah Fellows, is in the studio for today’s episode of Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio. Joined by co-hosts Carol Morgan and Todd Schnick the group discusses Fellows' company, as well as the highly anticipated results of the 2020 Online Homebuyer Mystery Shop Report conducted by Blue Gypsy Inc., Denim[...]

First VIP Weekend Garners Eight Sales at New Alpharetta Community

First VIP Weekend Garners Eight Sales at New Alpharetta Community

The Providence Group of Georgia, LLC, a Green Brick Partner, recently hosted its first VIP weekend at Atley, a new low-maintenance, walkable Alpharetta community. The first weekend of sales resulted in eight homes sold, officially selling out more than 50% of the community’s first phase. Atley will offer a gated entrance and sought-after community amenities with condo flats priced from[...]

Encore by David Weekley Homes to Debut Active Adult Collection at Sterling on the Lake

The Retreat at Sterling on the Lake to Showcase Luxury Low-Maintenance Ranch Homes for Hall County’s 55+ Market Available for Sale October 31 Encore by David Weekley Homes – the 55+ active adult lifestyle division of David Weekley Homes – is proud to team up with Newland to bring a collection of luxury, low-maintenance ranch homes to the highly sought-after master-planned[...]