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Pinewood Forrest Hires Top Entertainment Executive as President

Pinewood Forrest, an innovative mixed-use community located in Fayetteville, Georgia, today announced international expert Rob Parker as its new President. In his newly created role as president of Pinewood Forrest, Parker will oversee strategy, planning, financial management, development and ongoing operation of the groundbreaking Live-Create-Play community adjacent to Pinewood Atlanta Studios
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WPM Commercial acquires and markets prime industrial site in Northwest Georgia | Site entitled...

WPM Commercial, an Atlanta-based investor and developer, said today it is marketing for sale a 220-acre tract entitled for up to 3,500,000 square feet of distribution and manufacturing space in Adairsville, Georgia.

Georgia Real Estate Investor Pleads Guilty to Bid Rigging at Public Home Foreclosure Auctions

A Georgia real estate investor pleaded guilty today for his role in bid-rigging and bank fraud conspiracies in connection with public real estate foreclosure auctions in Georgia, the Justice Department announced today.

The First Live-Create-Play Community – Pinewood Forrest – Rising on Atlanta’s Southside

Plans were announced today for Pinewood Forrest, an innovative mixed-use community located in Fayetteville, Georgia. Envisioned as a community themed and centered around storytellers, the creative and the-creative-at-heart, Pinewood Forrest will go beyond traditional live-work-play plans to become Atlanta’s first Live-Create-Play community. Rising adjacent to Pinewood Atlanta Studios, Pinewood Forrest is designed to inspire and celebrate creativity, and to help people live their best lives.

The Boulder Group Arranges Sale of Single Tenant Net Leased Walgreens

The Boulder Group, a net leased investment brokerage firm, has completed the sale of a single tenant net leased Walgreens property located at 1855 Hudson Bridge Road in Stockbridge, Georgia for $5,020,000

Georgia DCA awards $6.2 million in 16 community home investment grants

The Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA) has awarded more than $6.2 million in grants to 16 community entities across the state to build new single family homes and help homeowners rehabilitate their homes. Grant amounts range from $160,140 to $612,000. The awards were made through the 2016 Community HOME Investment Program (CHIP)

The Boulder Group Arranges Sale of Net Lease Family Dollar

The Boulder Group, a net leased investment brokerage firm, has completed the sale of a single tenant new construction Family Dollar located at 3211 Old McDuffie Road in Augusta, GA for $1,490,000. The newly constructed Family Dollar is located at the signalized intersection of Old McDuffie Road and Barton Chapel Road.

Independent transportation study confirms new projects ‘move the needle’ across Georgia

Gov. Nathan Deal today previewed findings by an independent, nationally recognized transportation firm, which conclude that new infrastructure investments statewide will improve safety, reduce congestion and have a positive economic impact on Georgia. The final study, performed by Cambridge Systematics and scheduled for release later this month, analyzed the potential impact of 11 planned projects throughout the state over the next decade.

Mayor Kasim Reed and Invest Atlanta Board of Directors Approve Resolution to Support Major...

Mayor Kasim Reed and the Invest Atlanta Board of Directors unanimously approved a resolution to issue up to $150,000,000 in lease purchase revenue bonds to finance major renovations to the Georgia-Pacific building in downtown Atlanta. Georgia-Pacific will reconfigure 23 floors of its headquarters building. The company cited the ability to acquire, reconstruct and install the improvements as a major factor in its decision to maintain 2,600 employees in Atlanta and add up to 600 new jobs.

The Boulder Group Arranges Sale of Net Leased CVS Property

The Boulder Group, a net leased investment brokerage firm, has completed the sale of a single tenant net leased CVS property located at 4037 Glenwood Road in Decatur, Georgia for $3,600,000.

Deal announces major transportation investments

Gov. Nathan Deal, joined by legislators and Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) representatives, today released a comprehensive infrastructure maintenance plan made possible through the Transportation Funding Act of 2015. The announcement included an 18-month project list, representing a $2.2 billion investment, and a 10-year list, representing more than $10 billion in investment.

Real Estate Investor Pleads Guilty to Bid Rigging and Fraud Conspiracies at Georgia Public...

A Georgia real estate investor pleaded guilty today for his role in conspiracies to rig bids and commit mail fraud at public real estate foreclosure auctions in Fulton and DeKalb counties, Georgia.

The Mary Ellen Vanaken Team Sells North Atlanta Home Green Summers in 30028

The property located on Morning Mist Lane is located in the neighborhood of Green Summers in Cumming, Georgia, 30028. It is a 4 bedroom, 3 1/2 bath home with a terrific open floor plan with oversized master bedroom on the main level. The kitchen features granite counter tops, breakfast bar and a breakfast area. The keeping room has a stacked stone fireplace and leads to the serenity of the screened porch.

Cumming, Georgia Lisiting on Darlington Court Sold by The Mary Ellen Vanaken Team

The property located on Darlington Court is located in the Cumming, Georgia neighborhood of Polo Golf and Country Club. It is a 5 bedroom, 3 bath home with stunning three sides of brick. The home provides a unique, open floor plan with the master suite plus a second bedroom on the main floor. Also provided are an office, large dining room, and a gourmet kitchen with breakfast room overlooking a two story fireside family room.

Nina Sins joins The Mary Ellen Vanaken Team of Keller Williams Realty of North...

Nina Sins, a real estate sales professional in Alpharetta, Georgia has joined the North Atlanta Keller Williams Realty team of The Mary Ellen Vanaken Team. Mrs. Sins has an extensive background in sales and marketing and has recently entered the real estate industry.

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Mayor Kasim Reed Advances $380 Million in New Transportation Infrastructure Spending...

Mayor Kasim Reed announced today that the Atlanta City Council has voted 13 to 1 to approve a measure to put a special local option sales tax (TSPLOST) referendum on the November ballot to fund transportation related infrastructure projects throughout the City of Atlanta. The ballot referendum will ask Atlanta voters to authorize a 0.4 percent sales tax increase for a five-year period. The TSPLOST is projected to generate approximately $260 million, which will be leveraged to generate additional matching funds.

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Atlanta REALTORS® Releases June 2018 Statistics on Housing Market

Atlanta REALTORS® (ARA), the largest association of its kind in Georgia, released its June 2018 Market Brief on residential housing statistics for 11 area counties in metropolitan Atlanta.