Archive for April, 2012

Traton HomesMany of us read news from our smartphones or tablets while on the go. Whether we’re a passenger in a carpool, relaxing on our lunch breaks or waiting in line at the bank, we usually turn to our phones for entertainment and to catch up on daily happenings. But when websites don’t have a mobile counterpart, it can be difficult to browse your favorite content.

Traton Homes has your solution. We recently launched the mobile version of our blog, so you can now read the latest news about our metro Atlanta homes, no matter where you are.

The mobile version of the Traton Homes blog has all of the same great information in an easy to read format.  There are several benefits to using the mobile site including faster load times from your mobile device, easy-to-read articles because the site is built for the smaller screen of your phone and the finger-friendly content lets you select which post you want to read with minimal clicks. Read More→

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Atlanta homes by Traton Homes

Move-in ready Atlanta homes feature most popular plans.

Just because you need to move quickly it doesn’t mean that luxury, new Atlanta homes are out of the question. Our most popular plan, The Providence, is ready for an immediate move-in at Westminister Place and The Estates of Fernwood Creek. So, whether you need a quick move-in date because of a new job, a new marriage or schools, you can still purchase a fabulous new home in an amazing location.

Westminister Place is located in highly-sought after Milton, a location that was recently recognized for having the highest quality of life in the state of Georgia by an “On Numbers” study. The Providence I at Westminister Place features five bedrooms, four bathrooms, a three-car garage and a basement, conveniently nestled on a one-acre home site. The home has been reduced by an incredible $91,100 and is now priced at $499,900. Read More→

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Cobb County new homes

Cobb County New Homes are Selling Fast

April showers, honeysuckle in bloom, a rising pollen count and fabulous new home inventory can only mean one thing: Spring has sprung at Rockford Township with Cobb County new homes in full bloom! Recently, we sold six homes in two weeks and the remaining bouquet of homes in Phase I won’t last long.

With all that the community has to offer, Rockford Township has continued to rise in popularity. This elegant, gated enclave has everything residents need to enjoy the outdoors this summer. Imagine hours of splashing around in the community’s sparkling swimming pool, watching the kids play on the tot lot, relaxing by the cabana or gathering with friends and family at the outdoor fireplace. You can have all of this relaxation and fun without ever having to leave the community!

However, if you do want to get out and explore the surrounding area, you’ll find that you’re just 1.5 miles away from the historic Marietta Square with boutique shops, quaint restaurants and bakeries, a weekend farmer’s market and many other fun activities. Read More→

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Zoo Atlanta

Spring fun near your Atlanta new homes.

It’s inevitable. About this time every year, we begin to feel the itch to shed the winter blues and get outside to enjoy the sun and warmth of spring. If spring fever is getting the best of you, then why not try one, or all, of the many exciting outdoor activities that Atlanta has to offer?  You’ll find that you don’t even have to travel far from your Atlanta homes for a dose of fun. Check out our suggestions below that will help you overcome your spring fever.

Take a family trip to the zoo: Located in historic Grant Park, Zoo Atlanta is the perfect outing for both adults and children. Not just for school field trips, the zoo features more than 200 species of animals and many fun exhibits. Pack a picnic to make a day of it with your friends and family. For an extra special treat, make sure to plan your trip on April 22 for Zoo Atlanta’s Party for the Planet Earth Day celebration. Read More→

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luxury homes atlanta

Here at Traton Homes, we continually strive to design and build the best luxury homes Atlanta has to offer. That’s why we’re excited to announce that we’re introducing a wonderful new floor plan to our already stellar new home offerings at Westminister Place, Estates of Fernwood Creek and Davis Farm!

The Talbot is a five bedroom, four bathroom plan with all of the features and finishes you could ever want in a new home. The home offers a spacious two-or-three-car garage that enters into a convenient mudroom. With the option to include benches and lockers in the mudroom, you’ll never have to worry about dirty cleats and dance shoes soiling your clean carpets again.

The huge kitchen with oversized granite island that opens to the family room, charming vaulted keeping room off the kitchen and elegant formal dining room make entertaining a breeze. Read More→

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Acworth new homes

Spring Showers of Inventory

Here at Traton Homes, not only do April showers bring May flowers, but they also bring a shower of new spring inventory to the market! This spring, we’re offering 31 ready or ready soon new homes in metro Atlanta. From Cobb and Cherokee counties to North Fulton, Paulding and everywhere in between, you’ll find some of our most popular floor plans in the most desirable locations that Atlanta has to offer, many with reduced pricing or other incentives.

Many of our ready to own inventory is available for an immediate move-in while other homes will be available in early summer. But, you have to hurry: our incentives and price reductions aren’t available on every home, so you must act fast to take advantage of these deals. Below is a sampling of our available homes.

Located in Acworth in the desirable Harrison High School district, Ford’s Crossing is an intimate enclave of only 19 home sites. Here, we have three homes ready for a May move-in date. Two of the homes boast the popular Glenstone design, a four bedroom, three bathroom floor plan. One home is conveniently located on a cul-de-sac home site priced at $263,900 and the other features a basement priced at $299,900. The third home features the Melford design with four bedrooms and three bathrooms priced at $270,900. Read More→

Cobb County new homes

Incentives for final Cobb County new homes at Paper Chase Farm.

We’re excited to announce that we are down to the final five Cobb County new homes in our inventory at Paper Chase Farm in Kennesaw. All homes will be ready for a May or June move-in date, making them perfect for families who want to get settled in before the new school year. The community features an excellent location near the Marietta County Club and fabulous new homes priced from the low-$400,000s. But, that’s not even the best part. We’re offering a $5,000 closing cost bonus and up to $16,348 off these last remaining homes!

Two of the homes feature our most popular home design, the Providence plan, and boast five bedrooms, four bathrooms, three-car garages and basements. Features vary by home and include finishes such as stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, hardwood floors, media rooms, keeping room with fireplace and much more. Read More→

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activities near atlanta homes

Activities to do on a rainy day near your Atlanta homes.

Although we’re all happy that we get to enjoy the warm, beautiful weather that spring has to offer, there’s a flip side to this season: many, many rainy days. As we all know, April is notorious for its showers. However, you can still find a bevy of fun activities that are appropriate for these rainy days close to your Atlanta homes. Below are some of our suggestions on what you can do when the sun is hidden behind a cloud.

Visit a Museum: Atlanta is home to many museums. Whether you’re interested in natural history, art or Atlanta’s history, you will find something that interests you. Some of your options include Fernbank Museum of Natural History off of Clifton Road, High Museum of Art on Peachtree Street or the Atlanta History Center on West Paces Ferry Road. These are just a few of the museums throughout the metro Atlanta area, so make sure to get out and explore. Read More→

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