What is the Parade of Homes?

The Parade of Homes is a scattered site tour of new homes in the Atlanta area. Once a year, The Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association open models, spec and pre-sold homes for people to tour.

When is the Parade of Homes?

The 2019 Fall Parade of Homes Timeline:

January 15th – Call for Entries
February 8th — Entry Deadline
March 4th — Marketing will begin

2019 Parade Weekend Dates — April 27 & 28, May 4 & 5, May 11& 12*

*Homes are open Fridays/Saturdays from 10:00am to 6:00pm and Sundays from 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm.

How much does it cost to tour?

Touring is always free!

Why is the Parade of Homes so popular?

For more than 60 years, anyone interested in making a move or seeing the latest in home designs, neighborhoods, or colors and accessories for their homes have found the Parade of Homes to be a great resource. With hundreds of new homes across the region, visitors can choose to visit them by location, price range and style. As a whole, the Parade of Homes truly does showcase the entire range of what new homes have to offer. Homes are all open specified hours over three weekends, and each home is priced accurately so you can see real costs associated with buying a new home.

How can I stay updated about the Parade of Homes?

atlhomesparade.com is where you’ll find dates for upcoming tours, resources to help you make smart housing decisions, and search for homes still open to tour as well as builders and remodelers all year long.

We also have our own app – download it through the app stores below or search for Atlanta Parade of Homes!

Who builds the homes featured on the Parade of Homes?

Every Parade Home is constructed by a builder member of The Greater Atlanta of Home Builders Association, a trade organization providing marketing, advocacy and industry connections to member businesses. Members have access to resources and education that helps them stay on top of their game. They share best practices, learn about new products, services and techniques, and connect with trade partners, helping to assure homebuyers a healthy, vibrant housing market.

What if I’m not in the market for a new home?

Many of the people who tour Parade Homes aren’t ready to make a change yet, but that’s OK. Besides providing a great shopping experience for those who are planning a move, the Parade of Homes is designed to help showcase the benefits and value of new homes. 

What if I still have questions?

If you have other questions, please contact Emily Raymond at the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association office at 678-775-1446 or via email at eraymond@atlantahomebuilders.com.

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