Archive for October, 2013

Cobb County Homes at Oakwood CreekHave you been searching for a new Cobb County home that is located in a top-ranked school district? If so, we have the community for you, but time is running out. Just three spacious homes remain at our Oakwood Creek community in the highly desirable Harrison High School district. With this prime Kennesaw location and spacious floor plans, these beautiful homes are sure to sell quickly.

Our final three homes at Oakwood Creek feature some of the most popular floor plans including the Melford, Knollwood and Chatfield. Read More→

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Cobb County HomesTraton Homes recently announced the grand opening of the model home at Village Walk in Smyrna and with its bold use of color and upscale finishes, it is stunning. To design a model home that wows at every turn, Traton Homes teamed up with Studio 5 Interiors. Laura Dudley, President of Studio 5 Interiors, shares her perspective on the design elements used to create this spectacular model home.

Tell us about the color scheme used in this beautiful model home. –   The monochromatic color base of modern greys allow pops of true red and chartreuse greens to dominate the interiors without overwhelming the senses, creating a modern, yet timeless appeal. The eclectic mix of classic contemporary style furniture and traditional millwork blend beautifully with these colors.  Read More→

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Cobb County homes at Montgomery Park

Traton Homes' Montgomery Park community is a sponsor of this year's Cherokee Heights Arts Festival.

Since 2009, the Cherokee Heights Arts Festival has been a popular event for Marietta-area residents looking to enjoy local artistry and get a jump start on their holiday shopping. This year, Traton Homes is excited to announce that one of our newest communities, Montgomery Park, will be a sponsor of this year’s Cherokee Heights Arts Festival.

Scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Cherokee Heights Arts Festival features a variety of local artists showcasing jewelry, paintings, scarves, purses, pottery, wreaths and much more. Musical entertainment will be provided throughout the day and for children, a kid’s art booth will feature such favorites as sand art and face painting. Read More→

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With the holidays quickly approaching, now is the time to start planning all of your fabulous parties. In addition to delicious food and beautiful decorations, a well-designed layout is the key to a successful holiday party. From where the food will be set-up to where your guests will sleep, all of these logistical questions can be answered with one word: Glenstone. The Glenstone home design’s open layout and desirable design features are not only perfect for entertaining, but also for everyday life. Read More→

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Fall Inspired Recipes for Metro Atlanta HomesOctober is not just about the candy. While trick-or-treating for delicious treats typically stocks your metro Atlanta home with candy for weeks, there are plenty of other ways to celebrate October with not-so-sweet, fall inspired recipes. Whether you are looking to host a Halloween party or just shake-up weekly dinner, here are some recipes that are sure to cast a spell over your friends and family:

  • Pumpkin Lasagna: Lasagna is a fan favorite in most households, but this fall twist on a classic is sure to have your diners asking for seconds. In addition to the noodles, cheeses and tomato sauce, this Pumpkin Lasagna recipe features a pumpkin puree filling for a nice autumn touch. Read More→
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Traton HomesOct. 11, 2013 is a very special day at Traton Homes. It marks the 95th birthday of Nellie Clifford Poston, the mother of our co-founders, Bill and Milburn Poston and their sister, Marian. In celebration of this special birthday, employees of Traton Homes gathered together for a birthday luncheon on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013 complete with delicious sandwiches, sides and a beautifully decorated cake from her favorite Marietta restaurants

Mrs. Poston’s strength, determination and business smarts set an example for her sons to follow. When her children were young, she and her husband Red formed Poston Realty & Insurance (later known as Poston, Guthrie and Fowler). When Red passed away following a heart attack in 1963, she continued to run the company and raise their children until she later sold the business. Read More→

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Fall Events near Marietta New Homes

Scarecrows on the Square - Credit: City of Marietta

Looking for fun ways to celebrate the fall and Halloween season? When you purchase a Cobb County new home at Montgomery Park, you will be located within walking distance of Historic Marietta Square and its annual fall activities. From ghost tours to an arts & crafts festival, there is plenty of fangtastic activities to enjoy this fall.

Ghosts of Marietta

Join Ghosts of Marietta for a lantern-led walk through the streets of Historic Marietta as you encounter spirits from the past and hear stories behind these mysterious residents that have made Marietta their permanent home. From the departed spirit of a Civil War soldier to a deceased resident of one of Marietta’s stately homes, sometimes residents choose to never leave. Tours are held on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays beginning at 7: 30 p.m., and start at 131 Church Street. To make a reservation, call 770-425-1006.  Read More→

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Paulding County Homes RutherfordWith a fantastic Northeast Paulding County location and spacious single-family homes, Rosewood Park has been one of our more popular communities and now just nine homes remain. With these Paulding County homes priced from the $180,000s, buyers will need to act fast to call this community home.

Currently, there are two market homes available at Rosewood Park: the Rutherford and the Innsbruck.

Priced at $264,300, the Rutherford home showcases spacious interiors with five bedrooms and three bathrooms. Read More→

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Traton Homes is one of Atlanta’s longest standing homebuilders. Founded in 1971 by brothers Bill and Milburn Poston, Traton has built a solid reputation by giving Atlanta area homebuyers “Altogether More!” Traton Homes offers more experience, more impressive architecture, more outstanding features and more rewarding lifestyles in more desirable locations. Traton has won numerous awards for excellence including the GuildMaster Award for outstanding customer service and OBIE awards for exceptional new home design. For more information on Traton Homes, visit us online at

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