Expo Homes Announces New Gwinnett County Community

October 28th, 2014

Madison Park by Expo Homes

Expo Homes is excited to introduce its newest community, Madison Park, located off of Loganville Highway in Grayson. Now offering pre-sale opportunities, this community will feature just 39 spacious homes.

The new single-family homes at Madison Park will be priced from the $220,000s and include seveni a spacious, open floor plans with four and five bedroom options. Showcasing four-sides brick construction on the exterior, each home will include a variety of upgraded features that come standard on the interior. Among the impressive list of upgraded features are granite countertops and oversized islands in the kitchen, five-inch handscraped hardwood floors, custom trim, arched entryways and coffered ceilings in the dining room.

The new homeowners at Madison Park will have plenty of time to enjoy the nearby amenities thanks to the community’s low-maintenance exteriors. All landscape maintenance is handled by the Madison Park’s homeowners association.

With its Loganville Highway location, Madison Park is convenient to a variety of outstanding shopping, dining and recreation opportunities. Downtown Grayson, Snellville and Lawrenceville are all located nearby, as well as Harbins Park, Bay Creek Park, multiple golf courses and The Shoppes at Webb Gin.

Another advantage of Madison Park’s excellent location is its inclusion in a great school district. Children residing in this community will attend Grayson Elementary, Bay Creek Middle and Grayson High schools.

For more information on the pre-sale opportunities or the upcoming grand opening at Madison Park, contact agents Gina Bradley and Jennifer Salama at 678-914-7233 or visit www.ExpoHomes.us.


Enjoy Luxury Living at Sandy Springs’ Nesbit Landing Community

October 23rd, 2014

McAllister plan at Nesbit LandingBuyers searching for a luxury home in a sought-after location now have new opportunities to own at Home South Communities’ Nesbit Landing in Sandy Springs. This enclave of just 12 exclusive homes on Nesbit Ferry Road offers buyers five impressive floor plans with a variety of luxury features and finishes to choose from.

The homes at Nesbit Landing range from 4,000 to more than 4,400 square feet of living space, and each home includes a basement, three-car side-entry garage, covered back porch, loft space and options for outdoor fireplaces, screened porches and home offices. The upgraded interior features offer custom kitchen cabinetry, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, tiled kitchen backsplashes, heavy trim and a luxury lighting package.

Currently, there are four stunning homes available at Nesbit Landing:

  • McAllister: Five bedrooms and four-and-a-half bathrooms – $854,329
  • Ashmore: Five bedrooms and four-and-a-half bathrooms on a cul-de-sac home site – $790,681
  • Brookwood: Five bedrooms and four bathrooms – $786,690
  • Willmont: Four bedrooms and three-and-a-half bathrooms – $833,973

With its sought-after location, homeowners at Nesbit Landing will be surrounded by great shopping, dining and entertainment options. In addition, the community is close to GA 400, Peachtree Industrial Boulevard and I-285, Perimeter Mall and a variety of golf courses.

Another advantage of Nesbit Landing’s locations is its inclusion in a top Fulton County school system. Children residing in the community will enjoy attending Dunwood Springs Elementary, Sandy Springs Middle and North Springs High schools.

For more information on the luxury home opportunities available at Nesbit Landing in Sandy Springs, contact agents Brittney Landrey at 678-463-2912 or Shannon Wilmot at 404-405-0614. You can also visit www.HomeSouthCommunities.com to learn more.


One Exclusive Home Remains at Moore Road Estates

October 20th, 2014

Willmont plan at Moore Road Estates

Currently, just one of the four exclusive homes being built by Home South Communities at Moore Road Estates remains, leaving buyers with a limited opportunity to own here. This collection of executive homes in the heart of Suwanee offers a sought-after location, generous home sites and spacious floor plans that will appeal to a variety of buyers.

Featuring stunning three sides brick and stone exteriors, this home showcases the stunning Willmont floor plan. Available for immediate move in and priced at $629,900, this home includes a variety of luxury features, such as a side-entry three-car garage, basement, the master suite on the main floor, a gourmet kitchen with granite countertops and custom cabinetry, covered rear deck with slate floors and an outdoor fireplace, a spacious family room with a stacked stone fireplace and so much more.

In addition to the Willmont plan, one new home design will be built on home site 4 showcasing the plans and options that will be available at Home South’s newest community, Ridgemoore, which will be located directly across the street from Moore Road Estates.

Moore Road Estates location means that homeowners will be conveniently location near great shopping, entertainment and recreation opportunities, such as the Chattahoochee River, Bear’s Best Golf Course and Georgia Pierce Park. In addition, the community is near Buford Highway, I-85 and I-985.

Another advantage of Moore Road Estates’ exceptional location is its inclusion in a top-ranked school system. Children residing in this community will attend Level Creek Elementary, North Gwinnett Middle and North Gwinnett High schools.

To learn more about these three exclusive homes in the heart of Suwanee, contact Brittney Landrey at 678-463-2912 or Shannon Wilmot at 404-405-0614. You can also visit www.HomeSouthCommunities for more information.


New Inventory Homes Move-In Ready Now at Willow Leaf in Buford

October 6th, 2014

new community model home in Buford

A flurry of construction activity is underway at Willow Leaf, a new home community in Buford from Chafin Communities! With more than 10 move-in ready or under construction inventory homes available, now is the time for new home buyers to find the home of their dreams.

Featuring stunning single-family Craftsman-style homes, Willow Leaf features three or four bedroom home plans that are priced from the high $160,000s. Buyers will find luxurious interior features, including cultured marble countertops in the bathrooms, dual vanities in the master bath, granite countertops in the kitchen and center work islands (per plan).

The new homes at Willow Leaf undergo the SkyeTec verification program for new home energy performance. Using the HERS rating, the Willow Leaf model home scored an incredible 71, which means that this home will save its owners approximately $530 in energy costs each year.

In addition to beautiful homes, Willow Leaf will feature a variety of resort-style amenities for residents to enjoy. The amenities will include a sparkling swimming pool with a mushroom water fountain and cabana area, a children’s playground, a basketball court, a park with a gazebo and benches and an abundance of green space.

Located on Flowery Branch Road between Spout Springs Road and Braselton Highway, the community is conveniently located near I-85 and I-985. In addition, the new Northeast Georgia Medical Center that is scheduled to open in 2015 will be just a five minute commute from the community.

Another advantage of the community’s Buford location is its inclusion in a top-ranked school system. Children residing at Willow Leaf will attend Duncan Creek Elementary, Frank Osborne Middle and Mill Creek High schools.

For more information on the new Buford Homes at Willow Leaf, contact on-site agents Belinda Deeb at 404-234-3499 or Lori Hamilton 404-516-0474 or visit www.EricChafinHomebuilders.com.


Home South Communities Announces First Two Communities for 2015

September 30th, 2014

home south communities
Tamra Wade and Partners is excited to announce Home South Communities’ two newest developments that will be opening for presales in early 2015! Prospective home buyers will soon have nearly 200 new opportunities to purchase in either South Forsyth or Gwinnett County when Blackwell Manor and Laurel Manor open.

With its sought-after Alpharetta address and its location just inside the Forsyth County line, Blackwell Manor will feature 75 new homes priced form the $400,000s that offer low Forsyth County property taxes! These traditional, single-family homes can be built on either basement or slab home sites, plus the available plans will offer 3,300 to 4,000 square feet of living space. In addition to gorgeous new homes, Blackwell Manor will offer a sparkling junior Olympic swimming pool for residents to enjoy during the warm summer months.

With its convenient location just off of Highway 9, Blackwell Manor is near Fowler Park, the Alpharetta Athletic Club and Lake Lanier. In addition, the community is nestled between downtown Alpharetta, Cumming and Milton.

Laurel Manor will feature 105 new homes that are priced from the $400,000’s. With its excellent Buford location and incredible price point, these homes are sure to be an instant hit with buyers. Featuring single-family homes that offer 3,300 to 4,000 square feet of living space, the homes at Laurel Manor can be built on either a slab or basement home sites. In addition, Laurel Manor will have a fully decorated model home available, which will showcase many upgrades, finishes and features offered by Home South Communities.

New homeowners at Laurel Manor will be able to enjoy the communities many planned resort-style amenities, including a junior Olympic swimming pool, two tennis courts and a children’s playground.

Located just off of I-985, Laurel Manor is close to the Mall of Georgia, Lake Lanier Islands and Resort, Chateau Élan and the downtown areas of both Buford and Flowery Branch. Another advantage of Laurel Manor’s fantastic location is its inclusion in the top-ranked Buford City School District.

Interested home buyers can call Tamra Wade and Partners at 770-932-1234 for more information. You can also stay tuned to www.HomeSouthCommunities.com, where more information will be released as it comes available.


Take a Virtual Tour of Nesbit Landing

September 22nd, 2014

The stunning homes at Nesbit Landing in Sandy Springs are priced from the mid-$700,000s and include a variety of luxury features. In these homes, buyers will find basements, three-car side-entry garages, covered back porches, loft space and options for outdoor fireplaces, screened porches and home offices. In addition, the kitchens include 42-inch custom cabinets, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and a tiled backsplash, while heavy trim and a beautiful lighting package can be found throughout the home.

Nesbit Landing’s exceptional location means that residents are located just a short distance from GA 400, Peachtree Industrial Boulevard, a variety of golf courses, Perimeter Mall and much more. In addition, children will receive an excellent education at Dunwoody Springs Elementary, Sandy Springs Middle and North Springs High schools.

Take a Virtual Tour Now and see what Nesbit Landing by Home South Communities has to offer!

Nesbit Landing Virtual Tour

Nesbit Landing Virtual Tour


Tamra Wade and Partners Receives 2014 Best of Duluth Award

September 19th, 2014

Duluth Award Program Honors the Achievement

DULUTH September 11, 2014 — Tamra Wade and Partners has been selected for the 2014 Best of Duluth Award in the Real Estate Consultant category by the Duluth Award Program.

Each year, the Duluth Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and our community. These exceptional companies help make the Duluth area a great place to live, work and play.

Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category. The 2014 Duluth Award Program focuses on quality, not quantity. Winners are determined based on the information gathered both internally by the Duluth Award Program and data provided by third parties.

About Duluth Award Program

The Duluth Award Program is an annual awards program honoring the achievements and accomplishments of local businesses throughout the Duluth area. Recognition is given to those companies that have shown the ability to use their best practices and implemented programs to generate competitive advantages and long-term value.

The Duluth Award Program was established to recognize the best of local businesses in our community. Our organization works exclusively with local business owners, trade groups, professional associations and other business advertising and marketing groups. Our mission is to recognize the small business community’s contributions to the U.S. economy.

SOURCE: Duluth Award Program

Duluth Award Program
Email: PublicRelations@localawards.org
URL: http://www.localawards.org


New Construction Underway at Established Buford Community

September 17th, 2014

Meranova at Mill Creek entranceChafin Communities is pleased to announce that it is now offering just 13 exclusive homes in Meranova at Mill Creek, an established community in Buford. The 13 home sites will offer both slab and basement options, as well as locations that back up to a tributary of picturesque Duncan Creek.

Featuring four spacious home plans priced from the mid-$200,000s, these new homes from Chafin Communities will offer a traditional two-story design with exterior designs that will match the homes already within the community. The Darlington, Jameson, Thornhill and Windermere plans will offer spacious, private master suites with tray ceilings, 42-inch flat panel birch kitchen cabinetry, optional bonus rooms and optional covered porches.

In addition to beautiful homes, residents at Meranova at Mill Creek can enjoy a variety of amenities that are already complete. These amenities include a community swimming pool, clubhouse and two lighted tennis courts.

Located off of Spout Springs Road, Meranova at Mill Creek is just minutes away from I-85, Chateau Élan, Reunion Golf Club, Bogan Park, the Mall of Georgia and a variety of other shopping, dining and entertainment options.

The community’s fantastic location also means that it is part of an award-winning Gwinnett County school district. Students residing in Meranova at Mill Creek will attend Duncan Elementary, Frank N. Osborne Middle and Mill Creek High schools.

For more information on the exclusive new home opportunities that are available from Chafin Communities in Meranova at Mill Creek, call agents Belinda at 404-234-3499 or Connie at 770-757-8587. You can also visit www.EricChafinHomeBuilders.com for more information.


Willow Leaf by Chafin Communities HAS IT ALL

September 8th, 2014

Willow-Leaf-Blog-9.6It has location: It is easily accessible to I 985, I 85,Winder Highway 211, Braselton Highway 124. The drive to the new hospital is less than ten minutes! It is also located near such entertainment venues as Chateau Elan, Cool Ray Field, Lake Lanier Islands, restaurants, shopping and so much more!

It has class: You can’t ask for a better school district than Gwinnett! The children of Willow Leaf attend the Mill Creek cluster of schools.

It has affordability: Homes as low as $170 and up to the low $200’s. Quality homes at affordable prices! We are happy to have our lenders call you to find out how easy it is to purchase instead of rent.

It has amenities: There is a swimming pool with cabana, a landscaped park with gazebo, overflow parking and of course a basketball court!

It has charm: The existing homeowners take pride in their homes and many are in the process of updating them to more current exterior paint schemes.

It has quality: With Chafin Communities, you know you are getting a quality home at a very reasonable price. With quality products such as Trane air conditioners, delta faucets, and Whirlpool appliances.

It has energy efficiency: Newer homes are built with more energy efficient products to save you more money on your heating and cooling bills. The HERS energy rating program proves this to you.

It has versatility: Chafin Communities is offering 8 different floor plans to suit many particular buyers needs, from all bedrooms up to plans with a guest bedroom on the main that could be used as an office/study or second master. Visit soon to see the beautifully decorated model home!

Call Lori at 404-516-0474 orPam at 678-522-8886 For more information on this Fast Selling Community!


DIY Home Security Guide

September 8th, 2014



With burglaries taking place every 15 seconds, home security is more important than ever. TopTenReviews created a DIY home security guide to help homeowners and renters. The guide is a great resource and covers simple things that anyone can do to protect their homes and themselves.




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