New Townhome Community Boasts “Right Place, Right Price” for Atlanta Home Buyers

Virginia Place RenderingHome buyers love Atlanta because of its exciting entertainment destinations, beautiful homes and boutique shopping and dining options. However, the grueling city traffic conditions can cause some buyers to settle for a new home OTP. But, what if you could have it all—a beautiful Atlanta new home in the “right place, at the right price” near great schools and fun entertainment options without the hassle of traffic? Well, now you can at Virginia Place!

Located in historic Virginia Highland, Virginia Place boasts a highly sought-after walkable lifestyle, just steps from some of the best schools that metro-Atlanta has to offer including Springdale Park Elementary School, Samuel Inman Middle School and Paideia School. Plus, families will appreciate living near attractions with educational opportunities such as Fernbank Museum of Natural History and Callanwolde Fine Arts Center.

In addition to the nearby family-friendly attractions, buyers will love that they can skip the Atlanta traffic and hop on their bikes or go on foot to a variety of boutique shopping and delicious dining options, as well as outdoor destinations including Emory Farmers Market, Candler Park and the Atlanta Beltline. No matter what you want, it’s sure to be right around the corner from Virginia Place.

However, a fabulous location isn’t the only thing to love about this new home community. Virginia Place’s upscale townhomes with high-end features and finishes are one-of-a-kind. The homes’ exteriors are distinctively Charlestonian with brick exteriors and beautiful landscaping, and the interiors are just as beautiful. Highlights include hardwood floors, wrought iron stair rails and 10-foot ceilings and crown molding on the main level.

These homes are perfect for buyers who love to entertain family and friends with French doors that open to large decks, inviting living rooms with gas fireplaces and elegant hearths and gourmet kitchens designed for today’s buyer with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. And, when it’s time to relax, the homes’ master bedrooms with spa-like bathrooms that boast soaking bathtubs, walk-in showers, tile floors, designer cabinets and granite countertops are the perfect retreat.

Buyers may choose from four home designs priced from the mid-$500,000s including the Rosedale, the St. Charles, the Virginia and the Hudson. Each of these spacious floor plans boast three bedrooms, three-and-a-half bathrooms, two-car garages, expansive storage areas and 2,300 square feet of thoughtfully appointed living space.

Because of all that Virginia Place has to offer, the community has been in heavy demand. Buyers must act fast if they want to take advantage of one of these limited townhome opportunities. For more information on the luxury townhomes at Virginia Place, visit or call 404-815-0189.

Atlanta New Home Builder Enters 2013 OBIE Awards

craftsman-style homes in AtlantaBrock Built, an award-winning builder of Atlanta new homes, is excited to announce that they are once again competing in the 2013 OBIE Awards. Sponsored by the Sales and Marketing Council of the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association, the OBIE Awards are designed to recognized excellence within Atlanta’s building and housing industry.

In previous years, Brock Built has come home with multiple awards, including the prestigious community of the year award for West Highlands. This year, they hope to continue the tradition of excellence with entries in the home design categories for Cloverhurst, Dupont Commons, the Enclave at Laura Creek, Idlewilde and West Highlands. They have also entered their new homes in Atlanta at Dupont Commons into the running for community of the year.

When it comes to award-winning new Atlanta homes, Brock Built is a builder you can trust. Dedicated to Life + Style, the Atlanta home builder offers an array of exciting floor plans and features in well-designed communities in metro Atlanta’s hottest neighborhoods. Whether you want to live in town at West Highlands, close to Marietta Square at Manget or minutes from downtown Woodstock at Oakhurst, there is bound to be a community for you.

All of Brock Built’s traditional, modern and craftsman-style homes offer maintenance-friendly brick and/or stone exteriors complete with James Hardie siding, trim and shake. Inside, you’ll find features and finishes designed to impress today’s buyer. From stainless steel appliances and granite countertops to Schlage touchscreen deadbolts and site-finished hardwood floors, no detail goes untouched.

Brock Built would like to thank all of their homeowners and team members who make entering the OBIE awards and other professional awards a meaningful experience. Without their dedication and support, entering these awards would be impossible.

Be sure to stay tuned in November to find out the results of the 2013 OBIE Awards!

To learn more about Brock Built’s Atlanta homes for sale, click here.

Pay No Mortgage Payments for Three Months on Atlanta New Homes

Skip 3 ProgramWith Acadia Homes & Neighborhoods’ Academy Mortgage Skip 3 program, homebuyers that close on Atlanta new homes by Oct. 30 do not have to pay mortgage payments for three months. The seller pays the first three months of interest, taxes, insurance and monthly mortgage payments.

“We decided to partner with Academy Mortgage because they are committed to their customers and offer great customer service,” stated Sam Bass, vice president of sales and marketing at Acadia Homes and Neighborhoods. “We hope that our homebuyers enjoy their experience with Academy Mortgage and the peace of mind that comes with having no mortgage payments for a few months when they move into their new homes.”

Homebuyers that sign-up for the program still pay the first three months of principle at time of closing along with their down payment of 3.5% and any remaining costs.

The Skip 3 program can be applied on any Acadia full-priced home but cannot be combined with any other promotion.

Started by three Atlanta-based real estate/building veterans with over 50 combined years of experience, Acadia Homes & Neighborhoods hopes to re-invent and re-energize this great city and its great communities that were the victims of the worst housing downturn this country has ever seen. Acadia strives to focus on not only the homes that it builds, but also the families that make up the neighborhoods. By presenting homebuyers a wide variety of styles of homes throughout the metro-Atlanta area, Acadia seeks to inspire homebuyers to once again pursue the American Dream of living in a new home community. For more information, call (678) 318-7908 or visit

Acadia Offers New Builder Neighborhood Referral Program

Cobb County new homesWhen we move into a new home we can’t help but brag about it to family and friends.  Well did you ever think you could get paid for bragging? With Acadia’s new Builder Neighborhood Referral Program, anyone – not just homeowners, who refers a new homebuyer to one of Acadia’s 11 metro Atlanta communities, will receive a $1,500 check from the builder once the home has closed.

Acadia homes are designed with quality name-brand materials and products and are offered in a variety of locations. With a number of flexible floorplans and custom upgrades, homebuyers are given the freedom of living in a home that fits their individual lifestyle

“Acadia Homes & Neighborhoods has launched this new referral program to give our current homeowners, as well as others, just one more reason to tell their friends about our communities,” says Sam Bass, the Acadia Homes & Neighborhoods sales manager. “At Acadia we understand that personal referrals have a strong influence on buyers. You can find out more about our program by visiting our

Acadia’s 11 metro Atlanta communities include: City Park, and The Reserve at City Park in Atlanta, Reece Farms in Powder Springs, Wellstone at Middle Creek in Cumming, Bakers Farm in the Chateau Élan area of Braselton, Sherwood Park in Smyrna, Crabapple Crossing and Crabapple Station in Alpharetta, Arbor Green in Kennesaw, Burnt Hickory Township in Kennesaw and The Preserve at Wiley Bridge in Woodstock.

For more information on Acadia’s other communities and its new referral program, please visit the Acadia Homes & Neighborhoods website and for continual updates “Like” them on Facebook at