Cosmopolitan Condo Auction Makes National News

  The successful Atlanta condo auction held at Cosmopolitan at Buckhead, which Atlanta Real Estate Forum has been covering from the beginning, is receiving national recognition from Multi-Housing News. By selling 43 unites in only two hours, the condo auction at Cosmopolitan is creating quite a stir in the housing market. However, many are wondering if the success of the auction[...]

Park Springs featured in Senior Journal

Park Springs, the Southeast’s premier Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCCR) located in Stone Mountain is garnering national attention. Recently, Food and Beverage Director Jim Schneeberger wrote a feature article that appeared on front page on The Senior Journal, one of the leading online Web sites dedicated to senior citizens. The 10-year old publication gets close to 80,000 unique visitors each month. Schneeberger’s[...]

Home Mortgage Questions Answered: Reverse Mortgages

With all the news about the nation’s credit crisis, Atlanta Real Estate Forum (AREF)  brings you a series on the world of home mortgages. We’ve asked the experts at Five Star Mortgage about today’s best options for financing or refinancing your Atlanta home. In our first installment, Barbara Klonga, Five Star Mortgage’s expert on reverse mortgages, offers insight on the[...]

Johns Creek is Georgia’s Wealthiest City

Do you call Johns Creek home? Well if you do, consider yourself among the uber upscale, because you live in the state's wealthiest city, according to Bizjournals. The company conducted research using census data to compare income level, home size and value, number of cars owned, education and other factors to rank cities across the nation. The average household income in[...]

Butler’s Pantries Ideal for Entertaining

Butler's Pantries are no longer just for homes with actual butlers. Typically located between the dining room and kitchen, a butler's pantry is a serving and storage room, generally for glassware and silver. In earlier times European butlers would actually sleep in the butler's pantry to keep a watchful eye over the family's silver. These days butler's pantries are making[...]