The Gilbert & Sheppard Blog

Gilbert & Sheppard at ARC-Lifelong Communities Summit

Kerrie Gilbert and Betsy Sheppard attended the 2012 Lifelong Communities Summit: Transforming the Way We Live Together.  As marketing specialists for the senior housing industry, they also participated in a Pre-Summit Meeting held at The Commerce Club in downtown Atlanta on October 3. At the Pre-Summit, a select group of attendees shared information about programs […]

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Saluda River Club – South Carolina’s “Best Community!”

Gilbert & Sheppard Group is excited to congratulate Saluda River Club on winning the 2012 Pinnacle Award for Best Overall Sales & Marketing and the first ever Pinnacle Award for Best Community in South Carolina by the Home Builders Association of South Carolina! The Pinnacle Awards, announced at the Homebuilders Association of South Carolina’s 2012 […]

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Olde Town Grayson Announces Sales Success

Olde Town Grayson has sold all completed inventory including the two model homes which opened in December.  More homes are under construction as the community is enjoying a resurgence of home-buyer interest. Gilbert & Sheppard Group has worked with the developers of Olde Town Grayson to re-brand and re-position the active adult community located in Grayson, GA.  The Lock & Leave […]

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Gilbert & Sheppard Group to Participate in Annual 50+ University Day Event

Members of Gilbert & Sheppard Group will be speaking at the 2012 50+ University Day in October.  The annual event is hosted by the Atlanta 50+ Housing Council and offers Continuing Education for builders, remodelers and real estate professionals.  Our team will present case studies and proven practices for successful real estate marketing – specifically […]

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New Program Helps Seniors Find Jobs and Gain Retirement Security

Gilbert & Sheppard Group is happy to share incredible news for the active adult community! It is an exciting time for seniors who are looking for work now that the AARP’s new Work Reimagined program is being implemented. The program is aimed at helping the older population to find jobs and keep financially secure for […]

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Betsy Sheppard of Gilbert & Sheppard Group Accepted for the 2012 – 2013 Leadership Gilmer Class

The Gilmer County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors recently announced the new Leadership Gilmer Class for 2012 – 2013. Betsy Sheppard of Gilbert & Sheppard Group was elected to this class. “I am very excited about this year-long leadership program and I look forward to our first Kick-Off Mixer today at the Chamber’s office […]

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The Atlanta Homebuilders Association Announces New Professional Women in Building Council

The metro Atlanta HBA has launched a new local chapter for Professional Women in Building. Supported by the National Homebuilders Association’s PWB, the local Alanta PWB chapter will be officially launched on October 25. For more information, please Like  us on Facebook – Professional Women in Building Atlanta. We hope you will join this great […]

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Betsy Sheppard Serves as a Judge for the 2012 Mature Market Media Awards

Betsy recently participated as a judge for the 2012 Mature Market Media Awards. This organization is a 21-year-old national clearinghouse for professionals who work with older adults. You can learn more about the winners once they are announced at www.seniorawards.com

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Pinterest for New Home Sales – Why Gilbert & Sheppard Recommends It!

With the growing emphasis on social networking sites, it can be confusing which ones to point your marketing dollars to. In today’s fast-paced world, some of these sites can go in and out quickly, but Pinterest seems to be here to stay. If used correctly, Gilbert & Sheppard Group recommends using the site to target […]

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Atlanta 50+ Housing Council Luncheon at Founders Kitchen & Bath

Gilbert & Sheppard Group is a proud supporter of the 50+ Housing Council, which had a great meeting today! Held at Founders Kitchen and Bath, Inc. in Alpharetta, the meeting included a delicious lunch in a gorgeous setting. The Founders showroom created an amazing backdrop for the luncheon. Featuring stunning full kitchen layouts, closet designs, […]

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