Second Quarter of 2013 Proves Successful for Atlanta Real Estate

The Atlanta real estate market saw exponential growth in new home construction during the second quarter of 2013, prompting everyone in the industry to declare that the market is on fire. With strong job growth and a lack of inventory, the demand for the construction of Atlanta new homes appears to only be increasing. According to a report from Metrostudy, a[...]

Move-In Ready Homes by Monte Hewett Homes Available at Lake Haven

Located in the heart of Milton, Lake Haven offers residents beautiful move-in ready homes on estate-sized home sites. This community of just 61 homes has gorgeous natural amenities, one-plus acre home sites and a top-rated high school district. Monte Hewett Homes currently has two move-in ready homes available at Lake Haven featuring the Somerset and Shelby home designs. The Somerset plan is[...]

Georgia Goes Hollywood

Have you caught a glimpse of movie stars such as Reese Witherspoon or Owen Wilson at your favorite restaurant? No, your eyes aren't playing tricks on you. In fact, the state of Georgia is becoming known as the “Hollywood of the South” thanks to the incentives our government provides to the film industry. Through the Entertainment Industry Investment Act, originally signed[...]

20-Story Ferris Wheel From Paris Expected to Grace the Atlanta Skyline in June

The city of Atlanta will soon have a new addition to the skyline in the form of a 20-story Ferris wheel. The Atlanta City Council unanimously approved the installation of the attraction, which is slated to open during the month of June, near Centennial Olympic Park. The project, named Skyview Atlanta, is being privately funded, and will be located on private[...]

Water's Edge Group Now Building Near Turner Field at Lakewood Park

Morris and Raper Real Estate Consultants is excited to announce that Water's Edge Group is now building at Lakewood Park in Atlanta. This award-winning builder will offer homes priced from the high $160,000s at this Lakewood area community. Buyers can choose from a variety of distinctive plans including: Legacy: This four bedroom, two-and-a-half bathroom home features a[...]

Piedmont Residential Offers Simplified Approach to Home Design

Home design today is drastically different from ages past where formal spaces and divided rooms ruled. Instead, today's home buyer is looking for practical floor plans that maximize utility and function. So, how does Piedmont Residential design our homes to reflect this need for family friendly casual spaces? It's all in our floor plans. Take the Dogwood for example, the main[...]