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Windsong Properties Featured in AARP The Magazine

Windsong Properties, Atlanta’s leading Active Adult courtyard homebuilder is featured in April’s AARP The Magazine for being awarded a Livable Communities “special recognition” honor for its Somerset community in Woodstock.

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PRLog (Press Release) - Apr. 21, 2010 - ATLANTA – Windsong Properties, Atlanta’s leading Active Adult courtyard homebuilder is featured in April’s AARP The Magazine for being awarded a Livable Communities “special recognition” honor for its Somerset community in Woodstock.

Windsong Properties was initially recognized by AARP and the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) on January 19, 2010 at the International Builders Show in Las Vegas. All winners from the event are recognized in this month’s edition of the magazine.
“We are very proud of to be recognized by AARP The Magazine,” said Steve Romeyn, managing partner at Windsong Properties. “To be honored in the world’s largest circulation magazine is quite an accomplishment.”

AARP and the NAHB created the Livable Communities awards program in 2007 for builders, remodelers, architects and developers in order to recognize forward-looking companies that have constructed creative and unique homes and communities with accessible features that improve the daily comfort, ease of use and safety for all their residents, no matter age or physical abilities.

A panel of expert judges appointed by NAHB and AARP reviewed applications and selected the finalists. Judging criteria varied from category to category, but points were awarded based on: 1) Universal Design Features 2) Ease of Maintenance and Energy Efficiency 3) Exterior Design and Landscaping/Site Design 4) Incorporation of Livable Community Design Features and 5) Stakeholder Involvement.

Every home that Windsong Properties builds meets EasyLiving Homes® standards, which includes no-step access, wide doorways, lever handles and other amenities that facilitate changing life situations. In addition, the homes at Somerset are EarthCraft and ENERGY STAR certified assuring they have a lower cost to operate, are healthier and more comfortable and reduce their environment.

Somerset is located just two and a half miles west of I-575. Take I-75 North to I-575 North to Exit 8. Travel west on Towne Lake Parkway, staying straight on Eagle Drive.  Turn left off Eagle Drive onto Putnam Ford Road. Somerset is half a mile on the left.

About Windsong Properties:
Locally owned, Windsong Properties was founded by Mark Carruth and Managing Partner, Steve Romeyn. The two bring more than 50 years of local building experience to Windsong Properties, “Where Life’s a Breeze.” As empty nesters themselves, Mark and Steve have first hand knowledge of the desires of active adults and are passionate about creating communities and homes for empty nesters. Every decision made at Windsong Properties from the design of the community and its amenities to the award winning floor plans, and the unique customer service approach is target to the 50-plus, empty nester group. Windsong Properties earned the highest honor from the Certified Professional Home Builders association in 2007 and 2008 when it was awarded the Customer Satisfaction Award. Windsong Properties invites you to visit one of its communities and see for yourself just how easy living the Windsong Lifestyle can be. For more information, call 770-516-3409 or visit http://www.windsonglife.com.

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