|Sales at Biscayne
Pointe are expected to top 125
Pointe, The Knight Group's highly-successful
residential development in the Rex area of
Clayton County, is on a pace to record over 125
new home sales during 1999.
which will have over 300 homes when built out, is
located on Ga. Hwy. 42 just a few minutes from
two interstate highways (I-75 and I-675), and the
shopping areas in Stockbridge and the Mt. Zion
area. The homes in Biscayne Pointe are priced
from $99,900 to the $120,000s.
The Knight Group is
offering 14 different floor plans, including
ranch and two-story designs. Five of these plans
have been entered in the current Professionalism
Awards competition. The homes contain from 1,300
to 1,700 sq. ft of living space, and according to
the plan, have one or two-car garages.
The exteriors are
of low maintenance vinyl siding. There are six
furnished models in the community, which features
sodded lawns, sidewalks and streetlights. More
information about Biscayne Pointe can be obtained
by calling Ann Burell and Nancy Kerlin, the
Knight Realty agents in the community, at (770)
507-2489 or on the web at www.knighthomes.com.
The Knight Group,
formerly known as Knight Development, is a family
business based in Jonesboro. The company had its
beginning in 1973, when brothers Scott and Perry
Knight starting framing houses for Metro South
builders. The Knight brothers got into the home
building business in the late 1970s.
Perry's son Jay,
who has been with the company since 1982, is now
the president of The Knight Group. Scott's son
Chris, who joined the company last year, is now
vice president. At the present time, the company
is building approximately 250 homes a year.
During the 1990s,
the company has been a consistent winner of
Professionalism Awards in the annual competition
sponsored by the Greater Atlanta Home Builders
Association and the Greater Atlanta Sales &
Marketing Council, bringing home two of these
awards in 1992, five in 1995, one in 1997 and two