Happy Anniversary

Atlanta Real Estate Forum celebrates its One Year Anniversary today. The site features more than 1,000 posts! That's a great way to celebrate a One Year Anniversary! Additionally, the site is the recipient of a Gold OBIE Award for Best Interactive Marketing from the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association and a Phoenix Award for Best Blog from the Public Relations Society[...]

Barnes Mill #1 Selling Community in Cobb

Barnes Mill, a 200-acre master-planned Village community in Smyrna priced from the $260,000s to the $600,000s, has consistently been ranked the number one selling community in Cobb County during 2006 and 2007 in the single-family detached home category by Smartnumbers. In addition, Barnes Mill's townhomes have also ranked number one in sales for 2007. This joint venture between Traton Homes and[...]

First EasyLiving Home Community Now Open In Newton County

A ribbon cutting was recently held at Richport Properties' Brookline community in Newton County. The company is pleased to introduce a new concept in residential construction to the area, designed to make new homes more user-friendly and accessible. The EasyLiving Home offers standard accessible features such as a step-free entrance, a main-floor bedroom, at least one accessible bathroom with adequate[...]

eon at Lindbergh

Situated between Buckhead and Midtown, eon at Lindbergh offers environmentally friendly, convenient and affordable condominium living with one and two-bedroom residences starting from the $180s. As part of the Lindbergh City Center urban community, eon is just steps away from the Lindbergh MARTA station, and a variety of shopping, dining and entertainment venues. The residences at eon at Lindbergh will be[...]

Oakland Park Specifies Eco-Friendly Finishes

Oakland Park, a loft and condominium project under construction in historic Grant Park, is anticipating LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification from the US Green Building Council (USGBC), making it one of the first multi-unit residential buildings to be LEED certified in Atlanta. Located on Memorial Drive with unobstructed views of the Atlanta skyline, Oakland Park features 65 one-[...]

Results Realty Ranks Among Top 40 Real Estate Companies

Results Realty Services was recently ranked 23rd in properties sold and 34th in properties listed from Georgia's First Multiple Listing Services' system-wide activity report. The rankings, which are from January 1 through July 31 of this year, turned out to be an early birthday present for Terry Swanson, Owner-Managing Partner of Results Realty Services. When Swanson opened his first office[...]

Something To Think About…

Is Online Lead Generation Becoming Dead Shark? Property experts believe that Realestate.com's pullout from the lead generation arena underscores the fact that real estate Web sites are designed with a focus on the consumer experience rather than on building lasting customer relationships. They note that consumers are looking for the most reliable information, access to helpful resources, and advice from a[...]

Chief Economist for NAHB Looks to Future Historical Growth

The National Association of Home Builders chief economist David Seiders spoke at the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association's Fall Membership Meeting on October 2, 2007. Seiders gave a lively presentation on his views on the housing marketing in the Atlanta area, as well as in the nation. Here is a synopsis of his speech. The U.S. job market is questionable and[...]