Traton Homes Recognized at 32nd Annual OBIE Awards

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Decorated Model at Estates of Fernwood Creek

In addition to Ed Olwine’s Gold OBIE for Salesperson of the Year, Traton Homes took home six awards at the 32nd Annual OBIE Awards on Saturday, November 3rd. We were recognized for our accomplishments with three Gold and three Silver OBIEs in building and marketing categories.

The Estates of Fernwood Creek won two Gold OBIEs in the Single Family Builder – Detached $425,000 to $499,999 and Best Interior Merchandising – Detached Model categories.  Traton won the first Gold for The Logan home design which showcases popular features including the master-on-the-main with sitting area, gourmet island kitchen, vaulted keeping room and mud room. The second Gold was won for the beautifully furnished model home featuring The Providence home design. Design choices in this model highlight standard features and finishes that are available in most every Traton home at this top selling community. From the family room with coffered ceiling to the second-level media room, this model is designed to evoke warmth and comfort. Homes at the Estates of Fernwood Creek in Cherokee County are priced from the $350,000s. For more information, call Ed at 770-924-3120.

Traton Homes also won Gold for Ford’s Crossing in Acworth in the Single Family Builder – Detached $200,000 to $289,999 category for The Glenstone home design. This home design effectively combines space and design to create a home that is functional yet elegant. The front porch invites you into an open first floor that includes a guest suite perfect for visiting family and friends. Upstairs buyers will love the spacious media room and luxurious owner’s suite with sitting area and luxurious bath. Only four opportunities remain at this community. For more information on these luxury homes priced from the mid $200,000s, call 770-792-0261.

In addition to their Gold awards, Traton Homes won three Silver OBIEs. The first was for Paper Chase Farm in the Single Family Builder – Detached $350,000 to $424,999 category for The Sweetwater home design. Valley Brook Parc won in the Single Family Builder – Detached $575,000 to $649,999 category for The Lenox home design. Lastly, Traton Homes won Silver in the Best E-Marketing category for their spring inventory communication piece.

2012 continues to be a great year for Traton Homes and we invite you to stop by one of our 17 Atlanta new home communities for a personal tour of our luxury homes. For more information on all of our communities and our fabulous home designs, visit

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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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