Category Archives: Green News

New Decorated Model Now Open at Mason Main in Woodstock

New Decorated Model Now Open at Mason Main in WoodstockThe Providence Group of Georgia, LLC, a Green Brick Partner, is excited to announce its second decorated townhome model at Mason Main in Woodstock, is now open daily for tours. Priced from the $370,000s, Mason Main offers a walkable lifestyle and open-concept townhome designs.

The new Mason Main model townhome features the three-story Highland home design with 2,142 square feet of thoughtfully designed living space and three-to-four bedrooms, three-and-a-half to four-and-a-half baths and a two-car, rear-entry garage.  The new model home boasts a variety of customizable options that include a fenced-in patio, built-ins in the family room and upgraded pantry.

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J.W. York Homes Offering Energy-Efficient, New Athens Homes

J.W. York Homes Offering Energy-Efficient, New Athens HomesAthens-area home builder J.W. York Homes prides itself on building energy-efficient, environmentally focused new homes. The company has evolved over the years to offer both communities and infill projects throughout Northeast Georgia.

The builder recently completed an infill project on Inverness Road, and all three homes were built using Right Choice™ standards. One home sits on a basement homesite and offers four bedrooms, three baths and a two-car garage. Offering plenty of room to grow with 2,907 square feet of comfortable living space, this home also features a main-level owner’s suite. Continue reading

Brand Mortgage, SR Homes to Present Mortgage Info Sessions

Brand Mortgage, SR Homes to Present Mortgage Info SessionsLocal home builder SR Homes invites prospective homebuyers to Mortgage Info Sessions at Concord Creek, its new Cumming community. Presented by Brand Mortgage Sales Manager Gary Welch on Saturday, June 8, 2019, the two sessions will provide a casual environment to learn more about available mortgage options.

The first informational session will kick off at 3 p.m. followed by a subsequent session at 4 p.m. lasting until 5 p.m. In addition to an informative mortgage info session, attendees will enjoy hors d’oeuvres, desserts, drinks and amazing giveaways! Continue reading

McKinley Homes Announces Old Ivy Place in Jonesboro

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McKinley Homes announces Old Ivy Place, a new townhome community in the heart of Jonesboro. Affordably priced from the $140,000s to the $150,000s, Old Ivy Place offers three-bedroom, two-and-a-half bathroom townhomes with granite countertops, modern wood floors, brick exteriors, and a one car garage.

Kimberly Slaughter, Marketing Manager for McKinley Homes, says, “Old Ivy Place in Jonesboro gives home buyers the best of everything – affordably priced homes and great proximity to shopping, restaurants, and activities.”

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Phase II Now Selling at New Cumming Community by SR Homes

Phase II Now Selling at New Cumming Community by SR HomesTop Atlanta home builder SR Homes is excited to announce its new phase at Montebello is now selling. Priced from the $400,000s, the new phase will feature opportunities in The Grove, the low-maintenance segment of Montebello offering easy-living ranch and main-level owner’s suite designs.

Montebello is a new Cumming community offering new single-family home options within two distinct sections: The Proper and The Grove. Perfect for growing families, The Proper features a mix of traditional two-story and alleyway homes with basement options. Homebuyers seeking a low-maintenance lifestyle will feel right at home in The Grove with ranch and main-level living options and included lawn maintenance.

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EarthCraft Homes in a Convenient Intown Atlanta Location

Westside Crossing EarthCraft homeVan Hardimon Homes has high standards for its homes at Westside Crossing as it relates to energy efficiency and air quality. Because of this, all of the homes in this intown Atlanta cluster are EarthCraft House Certified. EarthCraft House, a certification program created in partnership between SouthFace Energy Institute and the Greater Atlanta Home Builders of Atlanta, is designed to work with the Southeast climate to maximize each home’s performance, efficiency and comfort while also reducing the its overall impact to the environment.

Van Hardimon, President of Van Hardimon Homes states, “EarthCraft homes save homeowners about 30 percent on their energy bills when compared to similar homes that use standard construction methods. This is huge for homeowners who are budgeting because it saves them money on energy that they can then spend on other things.”

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New Banks County Homes Available at Right Choice™ Golf Community

New Banks County Homes Available at Right Choice™ Golf CommunityEnergy-efficient Right Choice™ homes are currently available at Chimney Oaks Golf Club. This collection of new Banks County homes, priced from the mid-$200,000s, is perfectly located a short drive from Athens.

Chimney Oaks Golf Club offers residents a peaceful rural setting in Northeast Georgia. Perfectly situated on 367 acres, residents enjoy guaranteed energy savings as a part of the exclusive Right Choice home program from Jackson EMC in addition to a semi-private, world-class 18-hole championship golf course featuring a beautiful 4,000-square-foot pro shop, restaurant, pool, tennis courts and lodging with meeting rooms. Continue reading

Become a Camden Hall VIP Agent Ahead of Official Release

Become a Camden Hall VIP Agent Ahead of Official ReleaseSR Homes invites Johns Creek Realtors to become a Camden Hall VIP Agent ahead of the community’s official opening and public release. Be the first to see community concepts, final plans and more before anyone else! Plus, Camden Hall VIP Agents will also be invited to the exclusive Meet and Greet event where you and your clients can meet the team, walk homesites and review community details and plans.   Continue reading

The Providence Group Announces The Views on Ponce Now Open

The Providence Group Announces The Views on Ponce Now OpenThe Providence Group of Georgia, LLC, a Green Brick Partner, is pleased to announce that The Views on Ponce is now open for sales. Luxury townhomes in this thriving Old Fourth Ward neighborhood are limited to 16 opportunities, so interested homebuyers should plan to act quickly.

“We only have a few opportunities at The Views on Ponce,” The Providence Group President Jeff Kingsfield said. “Our 16 lucky buyers are going to love our home plans, complete with rooftop terraces that give expansive views of the city.” Continue reading

Ty Talks: Remodeling for Home Improvement Month

Ty Talks: Remodeling for Home Improvement MonthHappy Home Improvement Month! Take this month to explore the many ways to improve energy efficiency without sacrificing style in your home. As a homage to the national effort, we thought we would highlight the remodeling Ty Talk from Jackson EMC featuring Home Energy Expert and TV Host Ty Pennington.

When it comes to remodeling your home, there are a lot of great opportunities to improve energy efficiency. In this Ty Talk, Ty offers advice on remodeling projects and how to ensure maximum energy savings.

There is a difference between updating a home for energy efficiency versus style. The beauty of remodeling is the ability to make improvements in both areas to create an updated living space that helps both the environment and your wallet. Continue reading