New Home Builder Alert – Houston Based LGI Homes Enters Atlanta Market

It seems that the Atlanta home building market, which was recently ranked as the 5th largest in the country is attracting interest from out of town newcomers.  LGI Homes based in Houston, TX has recently named, Adam Corder formerly of Beazer Homes, Crown Communities and Centex as the Division President for Atlanta.  In all of these former positions, Corder's expertise[...]

How to Contribute to Hurricane Relief Without Getting Scammed

Since the landfall of Hurricane Harvey, thousands of individuals and organizations are rushing to contribute to flood relief  efforts in the Houston area. Similar devastation is likely to occur with the arrival of Hurricane Irma in the Caribbean, Florida, parts of Georgia and the Carolinas. With the rise of natural disasters comes the increase in fraudulent or mismanaged charities promising[...]

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Housing Bubble Forming in Four Major Markets

Four US cities with some of the largest housing markets are now considered overvalued, showing signs of a housing bubble and presenting a challenge for affordability in the coming years, says CoreLogic. Home prices rose nationally by 6.7 percent in June, and with the increase, home prices in Denver, Houston, Miami and Metro Washington D.C. are now considered overvalued and overreach[...]


Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio Welcomes Returning Guest David Ellis

Executive Vice President of the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association David Ellis joins Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio show co-hosts Carol Morgan and Todd Schnick on this week’s All About Real Estate segment. The Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association works as a sustaining resource to those in the Atlanta-area housing and construction industry through educational programs, networking and advertising opportunities and[...]

People are Flocking to Atlanta and Its Surrounding Suburbs

Atlanta is the No. 1 city in America in the minds of so many of its residents that it comes as little surprise to them when the southern behemoth and giant metropolitan area are actually officially named No. 1 in something. But, still, the more recognition Atlanta receives, the more people seem to want to want to move here, giving[...]

Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio: LGI Homes and Kevin Aycock Homes

Today’s guests on the award-winning Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio show are Adam Corder, the Atlanta division president of LGI Homes and Kevin Aycock, owner of Kevin Aycock Homes. Both builders are on hand to discuss their current product offerings in the metro Atlanta market, from starter homes perfect for first-time buyers to luxury estate homes that can be customized[...]