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,[...]

Soleil’s “Easy Living Plans” in the Spotlight

Soleil Laurel Canyon’s recent spotlight in the Atlanta Journal Constitution Homefinder highlights the latest trends for the baby boomer generation. Aging in place has become a top priority amongst this target audience. To serve their needs, builders are now designing homes for active adults to accommodate their entertaining lifestyle and everyday needs in sleek, stylish ways. Soleil delivers these needs[...]

Active Adult Homes in High Demand Despite Economy

The cover story in the business section of Sunday's AJC described how some of Atlanta's builders are continuing to build and sell homes. How refreshing! It's great to see a media outlet discussing the fact that there are builders actively selling homes and succeeding in the market - active adult home builders. The article specifically focused on the Atlanta builders[...]

Planning Ahead Helps Your Children Avoid the "Sandwich Generation"

Do you finding yourself trapped in the middle between taking care of your children and caring for your parents who are now to old to live alone? Welcome to the "Sandwich Generation." Today's baby boomers find themselves in the "Sandwich Generation" and the stress of taking care of their family is proving to them that planning is key to making[...]

Learn How to Retrofit Communities for the Baby Boomer Generation

The Atlanta 50+ Housing Council is happy to offer an educational panel discussion for home builders. Titled "Boomers & Millenials Converge: Opportunities to Retrofit Urban, Suburban and Rural Communities," the event features expert industry professionals giving innovative ideas on how to make communities more conducive to meeting the needs of today's baby boomers and their children's generation. The panel discussion[...]

Mark Carruth Brings Diverse Background to Active Adult Market

Mark Carruth, co-founder of Windsong Properties, is a third generation homebuilder and has more than 30 years of homebuilding experience. Carruth graduated from the University of Georgia with a Business Degree with an emphasis in real estate. Windsong Properties is Carruth's fourth company, but is his first company focused solely on the active adult market. Carruth, along with co-founder Steve[...]