Richardson Housing Group Wins Gold OBIE for St. Thomas Plan at Overlook at Brookside

Atlanta Real Estate Forum congratulates Richardson Housing Group for winning a Gold OBIE in the Single Family Builder – Detached (Builds 26-100 Homes/Year) $200,000 to $299,999 category for the St. Thomas plan at Overlook at Brookside. Presented by the Atlanta Sales and Marketing Council, the OBIE Awards are the premier awards given in the Atlanta new home construction industry.

Growing Gwinnett families and first-time home buyers now have a traditional-style floor plan with elegant finishes and plenty of space that they can call home for an affordable price. Overlook at Brookside in Auburn is amenity-rich community near award-winning schools and it offers quick access to convenient shopping, dining, entertainment and interstates. With a target market of first-time home buyers, this community and this plan pair perfectly together.

The St. Thomas floor plan is an open-concept design with five bedrooms, three full baths and a two-car garage. The open floor plan showcases modern interior features such as 42” antique white kitchen cabinets with shaker doors, subway tile backsplash, granite countertops, hardwood flooring on the main level and much more. The welcoming foyer leads to a spacious family area with built-in bookshelves and a stacked stone and cedar fireplace. The kitchen features beautiful granite countertops, stainless-steel appliances with a gas cooking stove, and glass subway tile.  The main level also boasts of a formal dining room with a coffered ceiling and an oversized secondary bedroom and a full bath. The second level showcases large bedrooms and an owner’s suite with luxuries such as a sitting nook, walk-in closets and custom tile in the shower.

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The Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association’s OBIE Awards celebrates its 38th anniversary in 2018. The awards began in 1980 and have grown throughout the years to include more than 100 building, remodeling, marketing and personal achievement categories. The OBIE Awards are named after the obelisk shape of the actual award given. To see all of this year’s OBIE award winners, visit Make sure to like, share and comment on this story.