Parade of Homes® is coming to Magnolia Green

The event will be held on October 15th and 16th from 12pm to 4pm daily.

Parade of Homes is coming to Magnolia Green.

Parade of Homes is coming to Magnolia Green.

CHESTERFIELD, Va.Sept. 29, 2022PRLog — On the heels of an event-filled, action-packed summer, Magnolia Green in Chesterfield County is excited to announce that it will be the weekend sponsor for The Home Building Association of Richmond’s Parade of Homes® on October 15th and 16th from 12pm to 4pm daily. This event is free and open to all. Attendees will have the opportunity to visit Magnolia Green, see a variety of beautiful new model homes and its state-of-the-art amenities while participating in a curated adventure.

The event will feature a “Go International” theme, and each model home and amenity stop will represent a country. Participants will receive a passport that will be stamped at each stop. Those who visit all stops will get entered to win a $500 VISA gift card.

The parade will include live music by Damian Allen and Jocelyn Oldham, Jonathan the Juggler, trolley rides, face painting, food trucks and beverages for purchase courtesy of Tipsy Grape Mobile Bar. These festivities will take place at the Magnolia Green Aquatic Center.

The fun kicks off at the Aquatic Center where attendees will receive a passport and tour map. “This family-friendly event will also offer visual scavenger hunts in each home for children to participate in,” said Michelle Atkins, Marketing Manager of Magnolia Green.

The Parade of Homes will follow one of Magnolia Green’s most memorable summers yet.

The Magnolia Green Sea Dragons (Magnolia Green’s summer league swim team) finished its 2022 season undefeated. “The goal of the team is to provide a quality recreational swimming program for the residents of Magnolia Green,” said Beth Miller, Swim Team President. “The team strives to show great sportsmanship, enthusiasm, teamwork and the dedication to better themselves in the sport of swimming.”

Magnolia Green also hosted a variety of tennis and golf camps. “These camps were an exciting way for our youth to experience various sports during the summer months,” said Kelley Glen, Director of Tennis.

In July, Magnolia Green was excited to welcome Moseley Elementary School to the Chesterfield Community at its ribbon cutting ceremony. Home of the Mustangs, the school officially welcomed its first students (grades K-5) on August 22.

The Market at Magnolia Green has also been in full swing since May. The popular farmers market is open to the public and takes place every Saturday through October 22 from 9am to 1pm (rain or shine) at 17320 Hull Street Road. The market will close out the season by hosting its annual Young Entrepreneur Day on October 22 from 9am to 12pm.

“We love to support young entrepreneurs each year,” said Atkins. “We can’t wait to see the variety of handmade/homemade product offerings from all of the talented kids.”

Coming this fall, Magnolia Green will be offering new home opportunities several new neighborhoods. Those interested can click here ( to view our single-family homes, custom homes, townhomes, age-targeted/low maintenance homes and apartment home opportunities.

Nestled on 2,000 acres in southwest Chesterfield County, Magnolia Green is located at 6700 Otterdale Road, Moseley, VA 23120. To learn more, visit or call 804-302-4015.

Homes & Villas by Marriott International Lands in Australia and New Zealand

Highly-curated offering from Homes & Villas by Marriott International brings guests an expansive portfolio of premium and luxury homes across beach and urban areas

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Homes & Villas by Marriott International, Marriott Bonvoy’s curated and growing collection of premium and luxury whole home rentals around the world, today announced its launch in Australia and New Zealand – marking the platform’s entrance into Asia Pacific. The expansion into these new markets adds over 350 premium and luxury homes to the platform in prime leisure destinations, including Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, Brisbane and Orange in Australia, and Auckland and Queenstown in New Zealand – just to name a few.

With Australia’s interstate and international borders now open, and with New Zealand’s borders soon to follow, Homes & Villas by Marriott International is well-positioned to meet the increasing demands from both domestic and overseas travelers for larger groups stays to experience the joy of reconnecting over travel, together. These unique homes provide members of Marriott’s award-winning travel program, Marriott Bonvoy, with more options when they travel as a complement to Marriott Bonvoy’s existing offering of 29 hotels across 13 different brands in Australia and New Zealand. Several of the homes feature balconies, pools, gourmet kitchens and large entertaining areas that make them the ideal place for gatherings.

Homes & Villas by Marriott International was launched in May 2019 to provide Marriott Bonvoy members with more options when they travel, backed by Marriott International’s 90+ years of expertise in delivering exceptional hospitality experiences. Every home listed on the platform is professionally-managed and selected to ensure it meets the high product and service standards that guests expect of Marriott International in design, cleanliness, safety, reliability and high-end amenities. It is also the only home rental platform to participate in the Marriott Bonvoy travel program, allowing its 164 million+ members to earn and redeem points for all stays.

“Private home rental offerings are tremendously popular right now as travelers look for ways to re-connect with loved ones, as well as to continue to balance remote work, school, and leisure. We are thrilled to be bringing Homes & Villas by Marriott International to Australia and New Zealand, providing our guests with a curated selection of the best premium and luxury homes in the market. These homes provide the space and amenities expected from a luxury experience and the backing of a trusted travel company”, said Jennifer Hsieh, Vice President, Homes & Villas by Marriott International.

Marriott International works meticulously with selected professional property management groups to craft the ultimate experience – from beachside villas to city penthouses. Making travel even easier, Homes & Villas also offers pet-friendly accommodation enabling guests to enjoy a getaway with their furry companion by their side. Every stay is managed by a specialist property manager and offers 24/7 support for any customer assistance needed during the getaway.

From luxurious countryside houses in vineyards, sprawling houses and magnificent lakeview villas, as well as buzzing city apartments and penthouses, guests will have access to a range of different options in the unique collection of private homes in Australia and New Zealand.

Marriott Bonvoy members who book any of Homes & Villas by Marriott International’s 65,000+ private home rentals worldwide for 5+nights between 13 June 2022 and 22 June 2022, and complete their stay with check-out on or before December 31, 2022, will earn 2X points, plus a Free Night Award valid for a future stay at participating Marriott Bonvoy hotels.

For more information, please visit Homes & Villas by Marriott.

About Homes & Villas by Marriott International

Launched in May 2019, Homes & Villas by Marriott International is a curated and growing collection of 65,000+ premium and luxury whole home rentals located in 700+ prime destinations throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia Pacific, the Caribbean and Latin America. Leveraging Marriott International’s decades of delivering exceptional hospitality experience, each home is professionally managed and meets the company’s design, cleanliness, safety and amenity standards. It is also the only home rental offering to participate in the award-winning travel program Marriott Bonvoy, enabling members to earn and redeem points for all stays. Connect with @HomesandVillasbyMarriott on Instagram and Facebook.

Broad Homes Utilizes Intelligent Manufacturing System to Expand into Smart Buildings

Broad Homes and Tencent Cloud enter into strategic partnerships to develop new opportunities in smart buildings. Utilizing Broad Homes’ whole-process digital information system and globalized, large-scale, specialized and intelligent assembly building manufacturing and service capabilities, as well as Tencent Cloud’s advantages in the field of all-true interconnection, digital twin, enterprise digitalization, AI platform and cloud services, the two companies ‘strategic cooperation will focus on market development, technical cooperation and product development to jointly innovate and create development opportunities.

In the future, Broad Homes and Tencent Cloud will together help more traditional enterprises to transform and upgrade. The two companies will carry out targeted cooperation and R&D in the fields of smart parks, smart communities, and true interconnection. Efforts will go towards creating key cooperation projects in the fields of intelligent construction, smart cities, industrial towns and digital upgrading of enterprises, and replicate and promote them nationwide to achieve wider and deeper strategic cooperation.

The regulation and control policies of the real estate industry are expected to be continuously relaxed, and affordable rental housing will drive the demand for prefabricated construction.

In 2021, China continued to increase its real estate regulation policies, and the regulation methods, intensity and detail were significantly upgraded. With the intensive introduction of a series of regulatory schemes to strengthen the prudent management of real estate finance, the real estate market suddenly cooled down. By the end of 2021, investment in China’s real estate industry had recorded an annual growth rate of only 4.4%, lower than the 7% growth rate in 2020. In the first half of 2021, the number of new construction projects was relatively strong. However, due to the release of the pressure of regulatory measures in the second half of the year, the year-on-year decline was 11.4%.

Since this year, the government issued several easing policies for the real estate industry. On the one hand, it has reversed residents’ expectations, on the other hand, it has encouraged real estate investment and guided the industry to develop steadily in a positive and healthy direction through policies. For the prefabricated construction industry, the development goals of affordable rental housing, building energy conservation and green building have been issued recently, which provides a strong catalyst for industry development in the coming years. At the same time, the Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development announced clear targets for affordable rental housing in 40 key cities during the 14th Five-Year Plan period. It plans to build 1.9 million new affordable rental housing units by the end of this year and 6.5 million new units by 2025, hoping to resolve the housing difficulties of 13 million people. According to market analysis, the new plan of affordable rental housing will benefit the construction demand of prefabricated buildings and accelerate industry development. The benefit comes from the two advantages of prefabricated buildings: 1) shorter construction cycle in comparison to traditional construction methods; 2) reduction in overall labor cost and environmental burdens. For developers, the shortening of the construction cycle is very important, because expedited delivery will allow earlier generation of rental income. According to the calculation of Everbright Securities, if the rental price of affordable housing is estimated to be 40 RMB/m2 per month, and if the construction period for building structure and decoration is shortened by 9 months, the corresponding rental value will be 360 RMB/m2. Under current industry circumstances with the price of prefabricated buildings equaling that of traditional buildings, there is no doubt that prefabricated building is a more valued method of construction.

In March this year, the Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development released the “14th Five-Year Plan for the Development of Energy Efficient and Green Buildings”, further clarifying the country’s determination to promote high-quality development of green buildings. The plan states that by 2025, prefabricated buildings will account for 30% of newly built housing in cities and towns (the ratio was 9.1% in 2018). The policy clarified the need for green and low-carbon construction in the county and how assembled modular buildings can be well adapted to modernize the construction of farmhouses and villages to create green and low-carbon villages.

Specific targets for building energy efficiency and green building development in the “14th Five-Year Plan” period

Main Targets / By 2025

Energy saving reconstruction area of existing buildings (100 million m2) / 3.5
Construction area of ultra-low energy consumption and near-zero energy consumption (100 million m2) / 0.5
Proportion of prefabricated buildings in new urban buildings / 30%
Proportion of electricity consumption in building energy consumption / 55%

Broad Homes is a leader in China’s prefabricated construction industry, promoting multifaceted growth.
Broad Homes is the first prefabricated construction stock to IPO in Hong Kong, which was officially listed on the Main Board of Hong Kong Stock Exchange in November 2019. Broad Homes is a leading company in the prefabricated construction industry. The industry is highly policy-driven and an increase in market demand helps to drive down the costs of prefabricated construction. The current price competition in the prefabricated construction industry is fierce, and the price of some assembled buildings is getting closer to that of traditional cast-in-place constructed buildings, which is one of the signs of rapid industry growth.

After the impact of the COVID pandemic and overall industry downturn in 2021, Broad Homes recently submitted a solid financial report. As of December 31, 2021, Broad Homes reported total revenue of RMB 3.059 billion, up 21.8% year-over-year with solid operating cash flow and cash reserves. In addition, on January 17, 2022, Broad Homes reported that both new contracts signed and outstanding contracts at hand in 2021 reached record highs, with the total value of new contracts signed for the PC business in 2021 increasing by 20.9% year-on-year to RMB4.947 billion and the total value of outstanding contracts in hand increasing by 24.1% year-on-year to RMB6.448 billion, with solid profitability estimates.

In March 2021, Box MODUL (Broad Homes ‘modular integrated product) was officially released, which is a prefabricated and modular residential finished product produced by making full use of prefabricated construction technology. The product was launched in July and started to ramp up by September 2021. In less than six months, the product was delivered to 16 provinces, involving innovative application scenarios of cultural tourism, public, office, medical and other scenes. According to the data, as of December 31, 2021, Broad Homes obtained RMB154 million of newly signed contracts and realized RMB82 million of revenues. At the same time, the company’s B-House series have also achieved good growth in demand with the help of the recent frequent introduction of affordable rental housing policies and rural revitalization targets.

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From the Asia Corporate News Network

Copyright © 2022 ACN Newswire. All rights reserved. A division of Asia Corporate News Network. Forays Into Real Estate Data Analytics & Research

 As the real estate sector in India slowly began resurrecting itself from the heavy blow of the pandemic, many realtor startups have now emerged to ease the transition. Joining their ranks is, the flagship brand of VSNAP Technology Solutions Pvt Ltd ( previously known as VSNAP Advisory Services Pvt Ltd).

The property portal has already made its mark known across its native Bangalore and other south Indian metros like Hyderabad and Chennai. But with its recent foray into rentals and resale through its real estate website along with home buying options has made it an ambitious contender to the existing titans of the industry.

However, its entry into data research and analytics has indeed come as a surprise to most of its peers. Priyatham Kumar, the CEO of, has stated that the company will direct its full efforts to develop a complete ecosystem around “Home” from A to Z.

Especially after the COVID-19 lockdowns, as the whole country has embraced the digital frontier, portals like Homes247 is trying to make the maximum out of the opportunity by giving the customers instant and easy solutions by filtering out the chaos that is always associated with real estate listings and by protecting the ordinary populace from the notorious fraudulent practices prevalent in the industry.

As the whole industry is set to be digitized, the forerunners will always be at an advantage. Sensing this, many startups have already begun to take the right steps to rope in more clientele to the sector, and in the future, there might be whole different variants of investment choices in the real estate sector of India rather than just buying or renting out pieces of land or living spaces. This is where data research and analytics come into play. is now curating up the information and transforming them into something more than just numbers to enhance their products. Thus to better serve their clientele.

Though already possessing a fine collection of data scientists and researchers in-house, is also in talks to acquire data analytic firms to finetune their efforts.

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Aravind Kumar




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Limited number of homes remain at Heritage at Highland Park

The new townhome community from American Properties Realty, Inc., located just a half-mile from downtown Highland Park, is approaching sellout.

By: American Properties Realty, Inc.

The Aurora kitchen

The Aurora kitchen

HIGHLAND PARK, N.J.June 10, 2021PRLog — There’s so much to love about Heritage at Highland Park. Beautiful home designs. A highly rated school district. An easy commute to Manhattan and local employment hubs, and just minutes to downtown Highland Park. With all these wonderful attributes and so many more, it’s no wonder that Heritage at Highland Park is almost sold out! Those interested, should act now to be part of this exciting Highland Park community before it’s too late! Private, in-person appointments are available and can easily be booked online here:

The community currently has a limited number of Aurora home designs available for purchase. The home, priced from $456,758, features 1,660 sq. ft. of living space, three bedrooms, three baths and a one-car garage. Perfect for entertaining family and friends, the open concept floorplan includes a spacious kitchen with center island, a balcony off the dining area and ample storage space.

“We invite you to take a tour of Heritage at Highland Park to fully experience its exciting neighborhood feel and convenient location,” said Paul Csik, Senior Vice President of American Properties Realty, Inc.

Ideal for growing families, the community is part of the highly regarded Highland Park School District. Located just one mile to the New Brunswick Train Station and close to Routes 1, 18 and I-95, Heritage at Highland Park is an easy commute to Manhattan. It is also a short drive to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital and Rutgers New Brunswick.

“Heritage at Highland Park is an intimate community tucked between New Brunswick and Edison,” said Csik. “A lot of our homebuyers work in New York City and want to take advantage of the easy commute and the wonderful downtown that Highland Park offers.”

The Heritage at Highland Park Sales Office is located at 408 Dickson Court in Highland Park (GPS: 229 Cleveland Avenue – follow signs). The Sales Office is open by appointment only. Virtual tours and online chats are still available.

To schedule a one-on-one appointment, click here (…) to use Heritage at Highland Park’s online appointment scheduler. For additional information, contact Dana Pennock at 732-354-3543 or via email or Those interested can also visit

About American Properties Realty, Inc.

American Properties Realty, Inc., A Licensed Real Estate Broker, continues its proud 45-year tradition of introducing award winning communities that provide excellent quality, convenient locations and affordable pricing for New Jersey homebuyers. The Principals of American Properties Realty, Inc., have been involved in the creation of over 10,000 residences ranging from luxurious estate homes to award-winning master planned communities of apartments, condominiums, townhomes and single-family homes.