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Empire Communities Wins Big First Time Entering OBIE Awards

Empire Communities, North America’s largest privately-owned builder-developers, is pleased to announce its tremendous success at the 40th Annual OBIE Awards Gala. Receiving 10 awards for homebuilding excellence, including nine Gold Awards and one Silver Award, 2020 was Empire's inaugural year at the OBIE Awards. Presented by the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association (HBA) and the Atlanta Sales and Marketing Council (SMC),[...]

40th Annual OBIE Awards Gala

Tickets Now Selling for 40th Annual OBIE Awards

The Atlanta Sales and Marketing Council (SMC) and the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association (HBA) cordially invite you to the Georgia Aquarium for the 40th Annual OBIE Awards Gala! This roaring evening is scheduled to take place on October 24, 2020 beginning at 5:30 p.m. and tickets are now on sale. The OBIE Awards, named after the obelisk shape of the[...]

Judging Updates, Deadline Extended to Enter 2020 OBIE Awards

Judging Updates, Deadline Extended to Enter 2020 OBIE Awards

The Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association (HBA) and the Atlanta Sales and Marketing Council (SMC) is excited to share the latest updates regarding the upcoming 2020 OBIE Awards including discounts for first-time entrants and deadline extensions. Taking place on Saturday, October 24, 2020, the 40th Annual OBIE Awards acknowledge outstanding achievements in building, marketing, remodeling and personal achievements. In the interest[...]

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Intent to Enter for 2020 Annual OBIE Awards Now Open

The Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association (GAHBA) and the Atlanta Sales and Marketing Council (SMC) announce the 40th Annual OBIE Awards, presented for outstanding achievement in building, marketing, remodeling and personal achievement. The GAHBA and Atlanta SMC are currently calling for entries into this prestigious awards program to take place on October 24, 2020 – the ceremony’s 40th year! Interested[...]

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Randy McMichael Named 2019 Attorney Professional of the Year

Atlanta Real Estate Forum congratulates Randy McMichael, co-founder of McMichael & Gray, PC, for being named the 2019 Attorney Professional of the Year at the 39th Annual OBIE Awards. Presented by the Atlanta Sales and Marketing Council, the OBIE Awards are the premier awards given to those working in the Atlanta new home construction industry. Randy McMichael co-founded McMichael & Gray,[...]

The Residences at Studioplex by Thrive Homes

The Residences at Studioplex by Thrive Homes Named Community of the Year

Atlanta Real Estate Forum congratulates Thrive Residential for winning Community of the Year - 20 Units or Less for The Residences at Studioplex located along the Atlanta BeltLine's Eastside Trail. Presented by the Atlanta Sales and Marketing Council, the OBIE Awards are the premier awards awarded to new home builders and developers in the Atlanta new home construction industry. Overlooking the[...]

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Vicki Polo Named Salesperson of the Year at 2019 OBIE Awards

Atlanta Real Estate Forum congratulates Vicki Polo with Ashton Woods Homes for being named the Salesperson of the Year at the 39th Annual OBIE Awards. Presented by the Atlanta Sales and Marketing Council, the OBIE Awards are the premier awards given to those working in the Atlanta new home construction industry. In this competitive marketplace, it takes a seasoned, hard-working and[...]

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Adam Segrest Named the 2019 Remodeler of the Year

Atlanta Real Estate Forum congratulates Adam Segrest with Copper Sky Renovations for winning Remodeler of the Year at the 39th Annual OBIE Awards. Presented by the Atlanta Sales and Marketing Council, the OBIE Awards are the premier awards given to those working in the Atlanta new home construction industry. Adam Segrest is the Production Manager at Copper Sky Renovations, meaning he[...]

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Karen Reichert Named Online Specialist of the Year

Atlanta Real Estate Forum congratulates Karen Reichert of The Providence Group for being named Online Specialist of the Year. Presented by the Atlanta Sales and Marketing Council, the OBIE Awards are the premier awards awarded to new home builders and developers in the Atlanta new home construction industry. Kelly Fink, Vice President of Marketing, Social Media and Digital Sales states, "Karen[...]

Tickets Now Selling for 39th Annual OBIE Awards at Georgia Aquarium

Tickets Now Selling for 39th Annual OBIE Awards at Georgia Aquarium

The Atlanta Sales and Marketing Council (SMC) and the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association (HBA) cordially invite you to the Georgia Aquarium for the 39th Annual OBIE Awards Gala! Join your colleagues on October 26, 2019, to celebrate the announcement of the winners of these prestigious awards. The OBIE Awards, named after the obelisk shape of the actual award presented, began[...]