You’re Invited to a 50+ Market Overview with John Hunt

Dedicated to the fastest growing population of the 21st century, the Atlanta 50+ Housing Council invites you to attend a 50+ Market Overview. Featuring John Hunt of Via Search, 50+ Market Overview will highlight how builders and developers are attacking the active adult market in Atlanta. During the recent housing market crash, many active adult, non-master-planned communities suffered from a slow[...]

50-Plus Council to Discuss ALL Home Program at July Meeting

The 50-Plus Housing Council of the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association (GAHBA) is hosting its next meeting on Thursday, July 24, 2014. This month’s meeting will consist of a panel presentation and discussion on the new A Liveable Lifestyle (ALL) Home program. The ALL Home program is a voluntary certification program that presents design features built into a new home or[...]

50+ Council to Explore the Next Generation of Age Qualified Housing

Did you know that approximately 10,000 Americans turn 65 each day? This makes baby boomers the next big wave in the real estate industry. Make sure you're able to catch the wave and ride it smoothly to success by attending the 50+ Housing Council's next meeting on Tuesday, December 10 at the Cobb Galleria  where Manny Gonzalez of KTY Group,[...]

The 50-Million Dollar Question Answered

The Atlanta 50+ Housing Council invites you to learn the answer to the 50-million dollar question regarding the success of Saluda River Club at their next meeting on Thursday, March 21 beginning at 5:30 p.m. at Maggiano's Perimeter (4400 Ashford Dunwoody Road). Attendees will enjoy networking, a delicious Italian meal and a program featuring developer of the Saluda River Club, Andy[...]

Next 50+ Housing Council Event Offers Insight Into Active Adult Market

If you're a builder trying to appeal to active adult homebuyers, don't miss the next 50+ Housing Council event on Tuesday, June 14. The "Bloom During the Boom" seminar will feature keynote speaker Margaret Wylde and will offer valuable insight into the minds of 50+ buyers. Wylde is the owner of ProMatura, a senior housing research company that was founded in[...]

Study Shows 90 Percent of Homeowners Prefer Brick Siding

Brick homes have always been popular among homeowners. The appeal may have something to do with the third little pig who smartly built his home from brick instead of straw or sticks, preventing the big bad wolf from blowing it down. Maybe that fairy tale was so ingrained in the subconsciousness of America's youth that they forever associated brick with[...]

Active Adult Real Estate Market Expected to Continue Upward Growth

Even more good news is on the way for those in the active adult industry. According to statistics provided by Dave Robertson, president of RPI Media (Live South and Ideal Living) during the Atlanta Home Builders 50+ Housing Council’s meeting held on Tuesday, Dec. 7, we still haven’t seen the largest buying segment enter the active adult market. According to Robertson,[...]

50+ Housing Council Hosts "Creating a Lifelong Community"

Mark your calendars and go ahead and register for the first event in 2010 from the 50+ Housing Council of the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association, "Creating a Lifelong Community." Anyone even remotely involved in the active adult market of the Atlanta real estate industry will find this seminar to be beneficial. The speakers - Cathie Berger, Director of the Area[...]