Archive for December, 2013

New Years Events near Metro Atlanta HomesCan you believe that 2013 is coming to an end? If you are still searching for the perfect way to ring in the New Year, there are plenty of opportunities to celebrate near metro Atlanta homes.

Here is a list of some of our favorite ways for residents of all ages to ring in 2014: Read More→

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Inglewood Metro Atlanta HomeSearching for the perfect metro Atlanta home can be a stressful and lengthy process, but with our wide variety of spacious home designs, you are sure to find your dream home at Traton Homes. The Inglewood is one of numerous floor plans available, and with five to six bedrooms and four bathrooms, the Inglewood provides abundant space for the entire family, as well as guests.

Currently, buyers have an opportunity to purchase the award-winningInglewoodfloor plan at Old Canton Pines. Featuring five bedrooms, four bathrooms and a basement, this Cobb County home is the final opportunity to call Old Canton Pines home and is priced at $620,600.  Read More→

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Metro Atlanta Homes FireplaceAs temperatures cool and we spend more time in our metro Atlanta homes for the holiday season, there are so many opportunities to cozy up to a warm fire. No evening in is complete without a cozy beverage to sip on during movie or game night with the family. Here are some of our favorite recipes for both children and adults:

  • Peppermint Hot Chocolate – Put a twist on a classic when you prepare a peppermint hot chocolate for your children.  To create the tasty drink, combine 1.5 cups of heavy cream, 1.5 cups of milk, ¼ cup of sugar and 1/8 teaspoon of salt into a saucepan and heat over medium to low heat. When the cream mixture begins to steam, add 6 ounces of chopped bittersweet chocolate and stir until melted. Read More→
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Traton Homes Cobb Christmas 2013As another successful Cobb Christmas toy drive comes to an end, Traton Homes would like to say thank you to those who helped with this wonderful endeavor. With our donations and the donations of many others, Cobb Christmas will spread holiday cheer to many families in need this weekend.

“We have been a Cobb County homebuilder for more than 40 years and for nearly a decade we have partnered with Cobb Christmas to help spread holiday cheer to our neighbors in need,” said Kimberly Garwood, director of marketing at Traton Homes. “This year, we had the opportunity to expand our efforts by opening our model homes and corporate office as drop-off locations and we want to say thank you to members of the community that helped support Cobb Christmas 2013.” Read More→

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Ice Skating near Metro Atlanta HomesIt’s been a little rainy so far this December, but don’t let that put a damper on your holiday fun. From ice skating to holiday lights, residents of metro Atlanta homes have more opportunities than ever to make magical memories with their friends and family.

Centennial Olympic Park

For just $10 per person, your family can enjoy some ice skating fun at Centennial Olympic Park this holiday season.  This ice skating rink is even open on holidays, so if you are looking for a new Christmas Eve or Christmas Day tradition, the rink is perfect. Hours of operation vary per day and discounts are available for college students and military on specific days. For more detailed information on the ice skating rink at Centennial Olympic Park, click here. Read More→

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Cherokee County New Home ProvidenceWhat are you most looking forward to receiving this holiday season? New clothes, the latest DVD, an iPad or maybe the latest bestseller? Well at Traton Homes we are offering the best gift for home buyers with special buyer’s incentives available throughout the month of December at several of our metro Atlanta new home communities.

The Estates at Davis Ridge

Situated in the sought-after Pope High School district, The Estates at Davis Ridge is a serene enclave community conveniently located to the best that Cobb County has to offer. Currently, we are offering special pricing on a beautiful master-on-the-main home featuring the award-winning Foster floor plan. Previously priced at $644,600, this spacious four bedroom/three-and-a-half bathroom home is now priced at $619,900. In addition to the special pricing, we are offering a $7,500 closing costs bonus.* For more information on this luxury Cobb County home, call 770-578-4444 or 404-314-4158. Read More→

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Atlanta Custom HomesIn 1971, Nellie Clifford Poston was by her sons, Bill and Milburn’s sides when they founded Traton Homes. Today, the company is paying tribute to her by naming a new company in her honor. Nellie Poston Custom Homes, a company of Traton Homes, is founded on the principles of honesty, dedication, quality and experience and is now offering quality custom homes in prime locations throughout Atlanta.

“It is an honor and privilege to name our new custom homes company in mother’s honor,” said Bill Poston. “She recently celebrated her 95th birthday and is an inspiration to all of us in the Traton Homes family.” Read More→

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Holiday Fun near Marietta New Homes

Glover Park at Christmas PHOTO CREDIT: Historic Marietta Square

When you live in Cobb County homes near Historic Marietta Square, there is always something going on, but during the holiday season, it just gets better! From visits with St. Nick to tree lightings, there is lots of festive fun to enjoy near your Marietta new home.

Glover Park Christmas Tree Lighting

Kick-off the holiday season with Santa and Mrs. Claus as they light the giant Christmas tree in Glover Park this Thursday, Dec. 5. Families are encouraged to arrive on the Square around 5 p.m. as local school choruses will perform Christmas carols. Santa will arrive at 5:20 p.m. to begin photos with children who eagerly wait to share this year’s wish list. While Santa will be available for photos at the gazebo until 8 p.m., he will take a quick break to light the tree at 6 p.m. For more information on this popular holiday tradition, click here. 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 www.tratonhomes.com.

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