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Keystone Communities Celebrates 7 Years

July 19th, 2021
This summer marks seven years in business for Keystone Communities! It's been a continuing honor to welcome families to their new Keystone homes across the western metro Atlanta area. Officially, Keystone reached the milestone on June 20, 2021. As of that date, the company had built 238 new homes and approximately 15 custom builds. Since then, more happy new homeowners have moved into Keystone's eight new home communities located across Paulding County. These seven years have ... Continue Reading

Independence Day Celebrations Near You

July 2nd, 2021
Independence Day celebrations - including parades and fireworks displays - are back in a big way this summer! It's a welcome return to normalcy as communities in and around Paulding County gear up for some spectacular fun this coming weekend. Here are just a few of our favorites: Villa Rica:  July 3 - The fun starts at 5pm with live music from three bands at the Villa Rica Civic Center & Sports Complex. Stay for the city's ... Continue Reading

Sell Your Current Home with Keystone Realty

June 28th, 2021
Did you know that Keystone can assist in the sale of your current home? Keystone Realty Group, LLC has highly qualified real estate agents with years of experience selling resale – or existing – homes in addition to the beautiful new homes built by Keystone Communities. There are some BIG advantages to working with a Keystone Realty Group agent: Get a full bundle of services, including a detailed market analysis of your home and guidance every ... Continue Reading

Meet Our Preferred Lenders

June 22nd, 2021
At Keystone Communities, our top priority is providing quality new homes with outstanding customer service. We search for the best industry partners and affiliates to make your home purchase a positive experience from start to finish. With that in mind, we’d like you to meet our preferred lenders. If you have questions about financing, these are the experts you need on your side! Mike Garrett, Senior Branch Manager, Silverton Mortgage Phone: 678.410.6509 Email: mikegarrett@silvertonmortgage.com Craig Lefhaft, Mortgage ... Continue Reading

Summer Landscaping Tips

June 3rd, 2021
Are you a new homeowner? Maybe this is your first summer in your new Keystone Communities home. We’ve rounded up a few helpful tips to keep your lawn and landscaping looking its best throughout the hottest months of the year. Water During the Coolest Parts of the Day The absolute best time to water your lawn and garden is early morning, between 6am and 9am. Did you know plants can get sunburned? Watering during the hottest part ... Continue Reading

Best Stay-Cations & Quick Getaways in Metro Atlanta

May 20th, 2021
School is about to be out for summer! Not up for a flight to a sunny beach or a long car drive to visit relatives? This summer, try these “stay-cations” instead and discover all the fun close to home: City Pass Atlanta Visit FIVE of Atlanta’s top attractions, all of them hand-picked and packaged together to give you maximum savings.  For just $77 for adult tickets and $63 for children, your family can visit the Georgia Aquarium, ... Continue Reading

Fun Events In & Near Paulding County – May 2021

May 18th, 2021
The school year is drawing to a close and the weather in Metro Atlanta is beautiful. It’s time to take advantage the sunshine and get out there to enjoy some of the great events planned across Paulding County. Food Truck Friday All the delicious fun starts on Friday, May 21st on Main Street in Dallas, Georgia. Food will be available at 6pm, and there will be a free concert live on the bricks in Downtown Dallas. The ... Continue Reading

Why Are Home Prices Rising?

May 12th, 2021
Everyone is talking about rising home prices in the Metro Atlanta area. The real estate industry as a whole is experiencing an extreme seller’s market, where far more buyers are looking to buy than sellers looking to sell. But it isn’t just demand that is driving up home prices. For new home construction, the real culprit is the rising prices of raw materials. At Keystone Communities, inflation in the home building industry is a serious concern. ... Continue Reading

Why is New Home Construction Taking So Much Longer?

May 11th, 2021
The real estate market in Metro Atlanta is on fire. New home sales are soaring, with construction at an incredible pace amid increasing demand. However, many buyers have experienced extended closing dates and delays in construction. So, what is causing all those frustrating delays? Shortage of Skilled Workers Most builders in the Atlanta area are in a similar situation as it relates to sales. Homes are easy to sell, even before the ground is broken, but increasingly ... Continue Reading

Looking to Expand with Land

March 29th, 2021
Keystone Communities continues to expand, and 2021 is offering big opportunities. Today Keystone primarily builds in Paulding County, where new homes are offered in seven beautiful neighborhoods. Now this growing Metro Atlanta home builder is looking for expansion opportunities, actively seeking developed lots, future developed lots or land tracts under 30 acres. High Demand Keystone understands how difficult it can be to find affordable, quality new homes in the Metro Atlanta area. Home inventory is very low ... Continue Reading