Gardening Solutions for a Maintenance Free Lifestyle

One great thing that Jim Chapman Communities offers their residents is maintenance free living. This means the homeowners do not have the responsibilities of landscaping: no pulling weeds, no mowing the lawn, no raking leaves! Without these burdens, the homeowners have more free time to enjoy life after retirement. However, gardening tends to be a favorite past time for many[...]

HBA Builder of the Year Award Goes to Steve Brock

Congratulations to Steve Brock, founder of Brock Built for being awarded the 2009 Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association Builder of the Year Award. Both an Atlanta home builder and a member of HBA, Brock received this esteemed recognition at the annual Greater Atlanta HBA awards banquet which reflected upon 2008's successes and recognized others' great achievements. Steve has constructed over[...]

HBA Names Carol Flammer Associate of the Year

A job well done by Carol Flammer, president and founder of Flammer Relations, who was recently named Associate of the Year by the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association. The prestigious Associate of the Year award is chosen based on a variety of factors including involvement with the community, participation in education, and professional excellence. The recognition was given to Flammer[...]

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[...]

Happy Birthday Atlanta Real Estate Forum

It’s not every day you turn two, and Atlanta’s most popular real estate blog is celebrating its birthday with a new look. Offering more opportunities for participation than ever before, home builders, developers and others in the Atlanta real estate industry are encouraged to participate on the site that’s found most often by home buyers’ online searches. Atlanta Real Estate Forum[...]