Is Owning a Home Still Part of American Dream?

Is Owning a Home Still Part of American Dream?

Is owning a home still part of the idea that success is possible through hard work? CNN recently reported that the homeownership aspect of the typical American Dream is becoming more fleeting, according to the results of a study from the Pew Research Center. Current data from the Census Bureau shows that more households in the United States "are headed by[...]

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[...]