From baking cookies to decorating the tree, the holidays are about making memories with family and friends. For residents of metro Atlanta, the opportunities to make new holiday memories while exploring the surrounding areas are endless.
Here is a list of some of our favorite holiday traditions in Atlanta:
For many Atlanta residents, the Atlanta Ballet’s performance of The Nutcracker is synonymous with the holidays. Celebrating its 55th season of The Nutcracker, the Atlanta Ballet invites individuals to join it at the Fabulous Fox Theatre with performances going on now through Dec. 28, 2014. Tickets are currently on sale at www.atlantaballet.com with prices starting as low as $20. Read More→
With year-end savings available on select quick move-in homes, NOW is the best time to purchase a luxury new home at Harrison Oaks or McClure Farms. Featuring spacious floor plans near top-rated schools, these Cobb County homes are perfectly designed for active families.
Priced in the $500,000s, year-end savings are available on select inventory homes at Harrison Oaks in Marietta. With just 24 home sites and beautiful glimpses of Lost Mountain, Harrison Oaks offers luxury living within a serene setting. Interiors of the homes showcase open layouts with four to five bedrooms and up to five bathrooms. Read More→
When it comes to purchasing your dream home, wouldn’t it be nice to find a home that is customized with luxurious finishes and endless opportunities for relaxation and entertaining? Good news, that beautiful dream home does exist at 2465 East Osborne Road in Brookhaven and it is the perfect gift to complete your holiday season.
Built by Nellie Poston Custom Homes, this beautiful home is priced at $850,000 and features four bedrooms with three-and-a-half bathrooms. Rich in character and detail, spacious interiors showcase an open main level with formal living/study and dining room that flow seamlessly into the family room and gourmet kitchen with walk-in pantry and breakfast area. Designed for functionality, as well as luxury living, the first floor also includes a mud room and powder room, while the second floor includes a conveniently located laundry room. Read More→
From decorating to shopping to spending time with family, there are many ways to celebrate the holiday season – especially when you live just moments away from the Historic Marietta Square. For example, this Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, residents of our Montgomery Park community – situated within walking distance of the Square – will have the opportunity to attend the lighting of the Marietta Square Christmas Tree.
This annual tradition is the perfect way to kick-off the holidays with Santa and Mrs. Claus, as well as your friends, family and neighbors. Beginning at 5 p.m., the lighting of the Christmas tree will be held in Glover Park with Santa turning on the lights at 6 p.m. Throughout the evening, local school choruses will perform Christmas carols, while children are able to visit with Santa in the gazebo until 8 p.m. Read More→
This month’s featured floor plan is our exciting new plan, the Douglas. Featuring a unique design with both the owner’s retreat and a guest suite on the main level, the Douglas floor plan features five bedrooms and five bathrooms.
In addition to the main level bedrooms, interiors of the Douglas home design are perfect for relaxing or entertaining with an open layout that flows seamlessly from the formal dining room to the spacious family room with fireplace and bank of windows to the gourmet kitchen with large island with walk-in pantry. Additional highlights of the main level include a laundry room, convenient mud room and elegant master bedroom with luxurious bathroom and huge walk-in closet. Upstairs is also spacious with a large media room and three secondary bedrooms featuring walk-in closets. Read More→
With its top-rated schools, more than 20 miles of Chattahoochee River shoreline, 11 parks and more, it is not surprise that Sandy Springs has become one of the most sought-after locations for metro Atlanta families to purchase a new home. Now, buyers have even more opportunities to call Sandy Springs home with luxury single-family homes now available at Enclave at Long Island.
An intimate community of just seven homes, Enclave at Long Island offers a serene lifestyle near the hustle and bustle of city living. Read More→
Holidays are all about making memories with family and friends. Just like most families, Traton’s Poston family has several traditions including sitting down for a delicious meal on Thanksgiving Day. In addition to the traditional turkey and cranberry sauce, the Poston Thanksgiving meal includes great-grandmother Nellie Clifford Poston’s delicious sweet potato casserole.
If you are planning to cook this Thanksgiving Day, and are looking for a new recipe to try, you are in luck! Today, we are sharing Mrs. Poston’s recipe, which is sure to be a hit among your family and friends. Read More→
Looking to live a low-maintenance lifestyle within walking distance of delicious restaurants, local shops and vibrant entertainment? Well, now is your opportunity as we announce that luxury townhomes are now for sale at Hawthorne Gate. Situated near the Smyrna Market Village, residents of this townhome community will enjoy living, working and playing just minutes from their front door.
Featuring the same popular three-story designs as the recently sold out Village Walk community, townhomes at Hawthorne Gate are priced from the $290,000s. Interiors of the homes are spacious with three bedrooms and three-and-a-half bathrooms. At the heart of the homes are gourmet kitchens with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances that flow seamlessly to dining and family rooms with fireplaces and hardwood floors. Read More→
Since 2004, it has been our pleasure to partner with Cobb Christmas and spread holiday cheer to local families in need, and we invite you to join us. From now until Dec. 7, 2014, we will be collecting new, unwrapped toys at our community sales centers throughout metro Atlanta as we work with our employees, vendors and the community to reach our goal of “stuffing-a-bus” with toys.
In addition to the convenience of our community sales centers, participating individuals can drop-off toys at the Traton Homes corporate office located at 720 Kennesaw Avenue in Marietta. Read More→
If we had to choose one word to describe the 34th Annual OBIE Awards, it would be golden! On Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014 we were once again recognized for our excellence in building design and marketing with four gold OBIE awards. Hosted by the Sales and Marketing Council of the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association, the OBIE awards are the premier event in the Atlanta residential real estate market.
“We are thrilled to once again be recognized with OBIE Awards for our construction, merchandising and marketing efforts,” said Kimberly Garwood, director of marketing for Traton Homes. “Over the past 43 years, we have built a solid reputation in the homebuilding industry, and these awards are a testament to the great work that happens here at Traton every day.” Read More→