Big Savings and Limited Opportunities at Summer Haven!

summer_haven_MLS_HID854967_ROOMexteriorfrontSummer Haven by Chafin Communities is a beautiful and much sought after community located in the popular Buford area. The community offers stunning homes and a variety of amenities including ample green spaces, outdoor park benches, play area and a swimming pool with cabana.

There are only four opportunities left at Summer Haven. They are being offered with big savings and incentives sure to please! The Callaway on a basement, with its beautiful arched natural stone entry, is now being offered at $399,900 with $3,500 buyer incentive. The Brookwood on a slab, with a very open floor plan, is being offered at $ 399,921 with $15,000 buyer incentive. The Callaway on a slab, with its pretty rocking chair front porch, is being offered at $367,226 with $15,000 buyer incentive. The Aspen, with its spectacular double staircase, is now being offered at only $379,900 with $15,000 buyer incentive.

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Interior home details of these four homes include finishes such as coffered ceilings in the great room, vaulted ceilings in the bedrooms, trey ceilings in the master suites and elegant trim packages. The large gourmet kitchens feature stainless steel Whirlpool appliances, granite countertops, custom lighting, 42-inch flat panel custom cabinets and more. On top of the affordable price point and all of the high-quality details and finishes, these homes are built with a variety of energy-saving features that will make life easier for the homeowner and will save money. 

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Custom Built Homes and Resort Style Amenities at The Reserve of Timberlands!

Site-Map-Reserve-at-Timberlands-150929Located in Dallas, GA (Paulding County) near Historic Pickett’s Mill Battlefield. The Reserve of Timberlands has so much to offer. It’s a community comprised of custom built homes. This community offers Resort style amenities such as three swimming pools, tennis courts, a basketball court and a beautiful clubhouse. The Reserve is located in the North Paulding School corridor. The Reserve of Timberlands has five-bedroom floor plans up to 3200 sq. ft. These custom homes will have a beautiful architectural design that includes brick and stone exteriors. The floor plans are designed with formal living and dining areas, guest bedrooms on the main, keeping rooms with fireplace, chef styled kitchens, spacious family rooms, master suites with sitting areas, master baths with dual vanities, tiled shower w/ frameless glass enclosures, cultured marble countertops, and all secondary bedrooms come with a trey ceiling and enormous walk in closets. These homes are very spacious and offers many great interior finishes to complete the elegant and modern look for these custom homes. The Reserve of Timberlands has it all included. The hand-scraped hardwood flooring is throughout the main level. All of the bathrooms include tile flooring and tile surround showers. The designers trim and crown molding definitely adds the wow factor to these homes.Some additional finishes include two car garages, two story foyers, arched entry ways, granite countertops, over-sized kitchen islands, full stainless appliance package with double ovens, 42” cabinetry, recess lighting, tiled backsplash, dual energy efficient heating and cooling system and 2” wood faux blinds throughout the home. 


Front EntranceThere are two homes that will be ready for move in during May 2016:Pool 1

Home site 63- The Richardson Plan 5 Bedrooms/4 Baths (3228 sq. ft.)-$326,490 (Premium Site)

Home site 103- The Richardson Plan 5 Bedrooms/4 Baths (3228 sq. ft.)-$319,990


The Reserve of Timberlands is definitely the place to call Home!

Contact: Donica Childs, 404-729-4824 or

Spectacular Savings at Stonewater Creek

stonewater_creek_MLS_HID686804_ROOMcommunitypoolChafin Communities in Hoschton is a lavishly landscaped gated community with iron gates adorned with gas lamps and a quaint guard house as you enter. The clubhouse with its beautiful detailed stonework offers a kitchen, bar and several gathering areas with cozy fireplaces perfect for entertaining large groups. Stonewater Creek offers resort style amenities featuring an olympic size pool with two mushroom fountains and a slide. There is a grilling station and covered pavilion perfect for any outdoor gathering. For those that enjoy friendly competition there are four lighted tennis courts.



Spectacular savings is now being offer on the last available home at Stonewater Creek! The Brookwood priced at only $549,900 with $15,000 buyer incentive, will not last long. It boast four sides brick with stunning natural stone detail, outdoor covered porch with fireplace complete with hook up for flat screen TV, beautiful site finished hardwoods, coffered ceilings, elegant trim work, 10 foot first floor ceilings, enclosed bonus room with bead board bookshelves and double doors, tile bathrooms, granite countertops, iron stair railings, stainless steel Whirlpool appliances, huge island in the gourmet kitchen, 42” maple cabinets with custom mantle detail and so much more.


Tamra Wade and Partners Offers Deal of the Week in Alpharetta!

(1) Ashmore Spec NLOn the Deal of the Week edition of the Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio show, Tamra Wade and Partners is offering $20,000 any way you want it on the first three binding contracts.* The deal is being offered for Webb Bridge Preserve located in Alpharetta, Georgia. New homeowners will enjoy numerous local attractions and can send their children to the highly sought-after Alpharetta High School. *Buyer must use seller’s preferred lender, American Eagle, to receive incentive.

Webb Bridge Preserve is an exclusive new homes community featuring single family homes by Home South Communities. These stunning homes offer comfortable, open layouts with exceptionally distinctive features. The seven basement lots and one slab lot will feature five different floor plans exhibiting Craftsman style exteriors combined with the latest trends in interior decorating today.

An example of the gorgeous homes in this community is home site eight. Priced at $771,055, it features five bedrooms, four bathrooms, a Craftsman-style exterior and has a comfortable open layout. The gourmet kitchen features an oversized island, great room with stacked-stone fireplace and access to the covered rear porch also with a fireplace. A built-in mud room bench and guest suite completes the main floor. Upstairs buyers find four additional bedrooms including the master suite. A gorgeous master bathroom boasts granite countertops and an oversized closet.

Located in the sought after Alpharetta High School district, Webb Bridge Preserve is just minutes from The Avalon, Alpharetta’s new mixed use development. The numerous dining and entertainment options include the Golf Club of Georgia, Fresco Art Gallery and Café, Country Club of the South, Bonefish Grill and many more.

For more information about this deal on this community, please contact Ashton Adams at 470-330-9243 or check out our community page for Webb Bridge Preserve




Willow Leaf in Buford is Selling Fast!








Willow Leaf by Chafin Communities has become one of the fastest selling communities in Buford offering homes starting in the $170,000s. With over sixty homes sold in 2015, Willow Leaf continues to strive as one of the best communities to invest in.

Home owners will have it all at Willow Leaf including one of the best schools districts in Gwinnett County. The Mill Creek School cluster is just minutes from the community. Willow Leaf prides themselves on their builder reputation with over thirty years of experience in the industry. The attention to detail and beautifully appointed homes combine with affordability make Willow Leaf a great place to live! Willow Leaf if located near Interstate 85 and Hamilton Mill Parkway just minutes from great shopping, restaurants and Mall of Georgia.

Chafin Communities did not miss a beat when designing the luxuries of their homes. As sales continue to increase homeowners have become more distinguished when considering the features they want in a new home. Willow Leaf offers three, four and five bedrooms homes with loft options available. The interior of the homes offer hardwoods in the foyer and powder room; granite countertops with tile backsplash and 42” cabinets in the 
kitchen, family rooms with coffered ceilings and 9 foot ceilings on both levels. These homes are built with energy efficient products using the HERS energy rating program and a Trane 14 Seer air conditioning system. In addition, Willow Leaf homes come with a one-year builder warranty and a 2-10 Home Buyers Warranty.

Willow Leaf is selling fast but still has great opportunities available. We encourage you to visit the beautifully decorated model and experience the excitement for yourself. For more information, please call Leslie Montgomery at 770.598.5931 or Lori Mason at 678-858-8449.


New Community: Green Bridge Creek Townhomes

  01_198 Britt DriveLockridge Communities is proud to introduce its newest townhome community, Green Bridge Creek Townhomes! Conveniently located just outside downtown Lawrenceville and close to Highway 316, this community is close to a wide variety of activities, restaurants and shopping! The Mall of Georgia, Gwinnett Braves stadium, The Avenues, Rhodes Jordan Park are just a few of the great options surrounding Green Bridge Townhomes. It is also located close to I-85 and I-985, allowing for quick highway access and short travel times to the downtown area and surrounding suburbs around Atlanta.08_198 Britt Drive

These homes feature two-story floor plans with three or four bedrooms, two-and-a-half baths, two-car garages and four-sided brick construction. The interior details are as equally as impressive! Some standard features include granite countertops and large kitchen islands, 42” stained cabinets, hardwood flooring, 9’ finished ceilings on the main level and 8’ on the second level, and 2 car garages. Master suites include a garden tub, separate shower, cultured marble double sink vanities, ceramic tile flooring, and large closets. From the Maple Cabinets, granite Countertops, hand scraped hardwood floors to the energy efficient thermal pane windows, these homes offer quality at an affordable price! Included in the low monthly HOA fees is lawn maintenance- one less thing to worry about for a busy lifestyle!

04_198 Britt DriveThis beautiful subdivision is surrounded by mature evergreen trees and features 7 acres of green space. Each home features a patio behind the town home for outdoor grilling and entertaining.  There are also sidewalks for those who wish to be able to jog or take evening strolls. Come in today and check out our floorplans, The Oxford II and The Brittany and fall in love with Green Bridge Townhomes!

For more information on this community contact the on-site agent, Arnita Cole by calling 678-663-1432.

Welcome Home to Bridlewood

453550028149038_almont_homes_bridlewood_83_cumming_gaThis beautiful neighborhood in North Forsyth County is nestled in the foot hills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. When you arrive home here in Bridlewood you immediately decompress, while you enjoy the picturesque streetscape of this fine neighborhood created by Almont Homes. 

Here Almont Homes offers exciting floor plans, elegant front elevations, outstanding features and finishes, excellent amenities, and fine home sites. Just around the corner are North Forsyth Schools, among the best in the nation. For those who Love the water, a sportsman paradise awaits you and your family. Lake Lanier is only minutes away. Do you and the family want to enjoy the great outdoors? Go hiking, trout fishing, camping? Well grab your adventure in the majestic North Georgia mountains, just a short drive away. Oh sure Bridlewood is very convenient to shopping, services, and entertainment right here near the neighborhood.

Almont Homes has 50 years of experience building beautiful homes and neighborhoods in this area of Atlanta. Our Team is partnered with the finest trade contractors, engineers, vendors, and material suppliers. Almont Homes is devoted to produce the best home they can build. Almont Homes delivers exceptional craftsmanship, quality workmanship, the best HBW 2 /10 Warranty, and outstanding homeowner service and care. We truly believe that you can be sure that an investment here would be a wise one. Please come by and see why an Almont Home here at Bridlewood is a great place to call HOME. 843405727297067_almont_homes_bridlewood_monument_cumming_ga

For more information on this community and to find out about our generous incentives, please contact Jerry Newell at 770-318-0417 or Magda Gomez at 678-521-3030. Almont Homes looks forward to seeing you and your family soon. 

10 Apps That Will save Your Sanity in Atlanta

If you’re new to Atlanta, technology is about to become your new best friend. In such a large, vibrant city it can be difficult to know where to go and what to do. While you’re learning your way around the city (and even after you consider yourself well-versed in what Atlanta has to offer) you should download these 10 apps for the best results.


1. Atlanta Traffic Cams


For your travel news, Atlanta Traffic Cams is there. This simple app lets you check in on where you’re going so you know which routes to avoid—or what’s causing the hold up that you’re stuck in.


2. Scoutmob


Scoutmob is a great app that will connect you to free or low cost events in your area. These might not appear on other apps on this list; this service is limited to select cities at the moment, and Atlanta leads the list. Perfect for someone new to the city, looking to get around.

3. Instacart


Whether you want to earn a little money on the side or take advantage of this amazing service is up to you. Just put in your order and someone will go to your selected shop, buy your items, and deliver them straight to you. This is a great way to get your groceries if you don’t want to go out during rush hour, and is often cheaper than just ordering delivery food three nights in a row because you don’t want to go out and get your groceries.

4. WSB-TV News


If you want to stay in touch with local Atlanta news on the go, this is the app for you. Local news coverage including print articles and live video feeds right to your phone. You can always watch recordings of earlier broadcasts.

5. Mobee


This secret shopper app just came to Atlanta, so there are plenty of missions to choose from. You can try new places or be on the lookout for trips to your current favorites. This is a great way to mitigate the expenses of eating out or purchasing that product you’ve had your eye on. Give feedback, get out of the house, and get paid!

6. Who 2 Know Where 2 Go


This dedicated team of local writers put feet to the street to get you the most current recommendations out there. Get the scoop on local events, can’t miss restaurants, and the buzz on the street with this app. Just follow the feed if you don’t know what to do with your free time, and you’ll find yourself exploring different aspects of Atlanta very soon.


7. Pet Pages Atlanta


Bringing your furry friend to your new Atlanta real estate property? Find everything from pet stores to emergency vets on Pet Pages Atlanta; one app makes it simple to get everything that you need together for your best friend. Get that emergency chew toy as an apology for the grooming you just had them endure, and all is forgiven.

8. Go I Bingo


This Atlanta-area only app is looking to expand in the future, but for now is centered on Atlanta. All you have to do is download, select your area, and play to win coupons and savings at delicious Atlanta restaurants. This is a good way to try new places without breaking the bank, and also a fun way to spice up your date night or night out with the girls. Simply find out where the best coupons are offered and play to win a reduced price mea.

9. The Atlanta Bar-B-Q Club BBQ Locator


Atlanta wouldn’t be Atlanta without a love for BBQ. If you want to earn loyalty points while trying out some of the best BBQs in the city, this is the app for you. You can have recommendations on places and dishes, and try a variety of BBQ styles without wasting your time sorting through dozens of restaurants.


10. Atlanta Homes and Lifestyles


If you want inspiration for your new Atlanta home, look no further than this app. You can read articles on the latest trends and get ideas about your new home from the gorgeous spreads. These Atlanta-area tips will help you tailor your home and yard to what Atlanta truly has to offer. 

Tamra Wade and Partners to Host Free CE Class at Grand Opening of Blackwell Manor’s Model Home

Model Home Opening Class Blackwell EBlastRealtors can join Cathy McDaniel, author of “A Road Map to Saving Your Home”, for a free three hour CE class. This class is to help prepare real estate practitioners for the impending changes and how to work proactively with lenders and closing attorneys to avoid unnecessary delays to closings.

This class will be held at the grand opening of Home South Communities’ newest and exceptionally designed “Brookwood” model home at Blackwell Manor in Alpharetta on February 2, 2016 from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Lunch will be sponsored by American Eagle Mortgage and catered by Fancy Pantry. There will also be giveaways and a chance to win an Apple TV from Liberty Mutual Insurance.

Nestled inside the Forsyth County line, Blackwell Manor features 75 executive style single-family homes from the $400,000s. The homes offer 2,800 to 4,000 square feet of living space and can be built with two or three car garages. The available home designs feature a variety of styles including traditional two-story homes with guest bedrooms and full bathrooms on the main level, ranch-style homes, and master on the main homes.

Blackwell Manor residents will be able to sit back and relax by the sparkling junior Olympic swimming pool in the community. Children living in this spectacular community will be able to attend the award winning West Forsyth High School.

For more information on this wonderful community, visit To RSVP for the free CE class, contact Suzanne Springfield at 678-438-2481 or or Kelly Bennett at 678-230-5313 or

Green Bridge Creek Townhomes – Convenient Location, Great Price!

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Green Bridge Creek is a fee simple town home community by LCCI. Conveniently located close to I-85 & Hwy 316 in Lawrenceville, this community has quick highway access and short travel times to the downtown area, nearby suburbs and Rhodes Jordan park, which is less than 1 mile away. The homes feature two-story floor plans with three bedrooms, two-and-a-half baths, two-car garages and easy maintenance four-sided brick construction.


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The interior details are as equally impressive. From the Maple Cabinets, Granite Countertops, 5” hand scraped pre-finished hardwood floors to the energy efficient thermal pane windows, these homes offer quality at an affordable price. This beautiful subdivision is surrounded by mature evergreen trees and features 7 acres of green space.

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Click Here for a virtual tour of Green Bridge Creek Townhomes, listings of available homes, as well as listings of local restaurants, places of entertainment, places of worship, daycare centers and schools. We feel certain that you will love living in Green Bridge Creek Townhomes. Please feel free to visit us soon and contact Arnita Cole at 678-663-1432 for additional information!