Jeff Lindsey Communities Home Provides Funding for Catch-A-Dream Foundation

Jeff Lindsey Communities, which has a company motto of "Live Your Dream", has provided funding to a foundation dedicated dedicated to fulfilling the dreams of young people with life-threatening illnesses. The home building/development company recent built and sold a "Catch-A-Dream" home (pictured) with all profits from the project going to the Catch-A-Dream Foundation. Jeff Lindsey, owner and president of the company,[...]

Builders Receive Project Playhouse Awards

Making this year's signature event a little more exciting than usual, HomeAid Atlanta and Coldwell Residential Brokerage CARES Foundation are proud to present the winners of the 2007 Project Playhouse Awards. Each playhouse was evaluated in ten different categories by a panel of industry experts and local celebrities, and the winners are: Craftsman Award - Presented for the highest caliber of[...]

Project Playhouse 2007 A Huge Success

HomeAid Atlanta is pleased to announce the successful completion of its 4th annual signature fundraiser, Project Playhouse, presented this year by Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage CARES Foundation. Project Playhouse displays several custom crafted, fully furnished, child-size showcase homes for seven weeks so that onlookers can peruse and evaluate each home, contemplating which is their favorite. Once the seven weeks are over,[...]

Legendary Developer Steve Selig to Speak, Receive Award

Selig Enterprises President and Chairman Steve Selig is receiving a significant honor. He'll be inducted into the REIAC/GSU Hall of Distinction on Thursday, Nov. 15 at the Westin Buckhead. Cocktails and networking start at 5, followed by a presentation on the past, present and future of the "Midtown Mile." Selig is a legend of the Atlanta real estate community. His developments[...]

Seville Named Residential Green Building Advocate

Carl Seville, owner of Seville Consulting, Decatur, has been named Residential Green Building Advocate for the Atlanta chapter of the U.S. Green Building Council. In this role, Seville will work closely with local homebuilders’ associations and other green homes organizations, as well as within his own USGBC chapter, to explain and promote the LEED for Homes Program. LEED, the Leadership in[...]

Rick Porter Does More Than Build Great Homes

Rick Porter, founder and owner of Richport Properties, does a lot more than build solar homes and conservation communities. The third generation home builder also teaches two courses at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta. He first taught Development of Communities and Residential Design and Construction in the fall of 2006, and earned such a positive rapport with students[...]