AARP Georgia: Helping 50+ Georgians Live Their Best Lives

AARP Georgia: Helping 50+ Georgians Live Their Best Lives

The American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) is an organization whose sole purpose, according to its mission statement, is “to empower people to choose how they live as they age.” AARP Georgia Advocacy Manager Melissa Sinden joins Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio co-hosts Carol Morgan and Todd Schnick on this week’s Around Atlanta segment to discuss the group’s various efforts[...]

Wylde Center Has Green Thumb for Engaging Youth in Atlanta

Practicing your green thumb in a big city such as Atlanta is certainly difficult, but Wylde Center not only makes it possible, it also makes it fun with educational programs, community gardens and events. Wylde Center Executive Director Stephanie Van Parys joins Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio for this week’s Around Atlanta segment to discuss the many contributions the nonprofit[...]

Brockton Construction

Brockton Turns a Small Part of Atlanta into a Thomas Kinkade Painting

How can the captivating paintings of Thomas Kinkade inspire home builders? On today’s All About Real Estate episode Co-Owner of Brockton Construction Joe Hafif explains to listeners the unique charm and character that Brockton Construction uses to revive Old-World craftsmanship and style. Hafif began his career in construction in the 1980s with little-to-no knowledge of the real estate and homebuilding industry. “I[...]

Atlantic Properties

Darion Dunn Explains How Atlanta’s Transportation, Affordable Housing Go Hand-in-Hand

Housing and transportation costs are often the two largest expenditures for Atlanta residents. Unfortunately, for those who need affordable housing, it is often located outside of the urban core, driving up transportation costs and negating the savings on housing. On today’s special All About Real Estate episode, Darion Dunn, Managing Partner of Atlantica Properties joins us to discuss how transportation[...]

Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio

Atlanta Real Estate Forum Announces its April Radio Lineup

Atlanta Real Estate Forum is excited to announce the April Radio lineup of guests! Committed to providing listeners with the latest news and information regarding Atlanta real estate, events, attractions and things to do around the city, this month’s shows offer something for everyone with both rookie and return guests. Sponsored by Jackson EMC, the award-winning real estate podcast airs twice[...]

Dave Schmit

The Integral Group Transforms Piles of Rubble to a Thriving Business District in Doraville

Doraville, GA, once known as “the plant” is quickly becoming Atlanta’s version of Grand Central Station. Dave Schmit, Principal at Schmit and Associates and Strategic Partner with The Integral Group joins us on today’s All About Real Estate episode to discuss the redevelopment of the old General Motors factory site in Doraville and give inside details on what’s next. Schmit jokes[...]

The American Lung Foundation

The American Lung Foundation in Georgia is Stepping Up to Make a Positive Impact

Whether it’s raising money for lung cancer research, keeping kids off tobacco or fighting for laws that protect the air we breathe, there’s one organization in Georgia that is dedicated to saving lives. On today’s Around Atlanta episode, Executive Director of The American Lung Association Melissa Bauer shares the many programs offered to those suffering from lung disease. Bauer has a[...]

Parkland Communities

Over 10K Lots Designed and Developed by Parkland Communities, More To Come

While demographics and economics are driving the housing market in metro Atlanta, in the back of every home builder’s mind is the troubling concern of how they can secure lots for future development. On today’s All About Real Estate episode, Founder of Parkland Communities, Jim Jacobi, joins us to talk about what makes the company successful, plus new communities coming[...]

Brian Dally Groundfloor

GROUNDFLOOR Opens the Door to Short-Term, High-Yield Returns Backed by Real Estate

What if you could dip your toes into real estate investing without putting too much capital at risk? There are tons of Atlanta residents, and millions across the world, who are interested in investing but lack of trust in banks and Wall Street and lack of funds often hold them back. Serial entrepreneur, co-founder and CEO of Groundfloor, Brian Dally[...]

Rocklyn Homes

Rocklyn Homes Builds the Best Designed Homes at the Greatest Value

Rocklyn Homes is committed to building homes that Atlanta buyers will love today and for years to come. They take pride in providing quality-built homes with desirable features in great locations, all while ensuring buyers receive an outstanding value. TR Adams, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Rocklyn Homes joins us on today’s All About Real Estate episode to[...]