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Atlanta Communities Looking For Solutions To Mortgage Failure

Atlanta, Ga. – During the first ten months of this year, more than 30-thousand homes entered foreclosure in metro Atlanta.

That's in comparison to 27-thousand foreclosures during the same period last year, according to the Atlanta research firm, Equisystems.

While mortgage failure remains a growing problem locally, community groups are working to find solutions.

High Museum Expansion

Atlanta, Georgia – Autumn has brought many changes to Atlanta this season. In addition to the opening of Atlantic Station last month - and the soon-to-open Georgia Aquarium, downtown - the expanded High museum of Art will open on November 12, 2005.

Atlantic Steel matchbook cover
Atlantic Steel matchbook cover

Yet for nearly a century, the land that makes up this modern neighborhood whose motto is live, work, play, was the site of a different kind of city landmark: Atlantic Steel.

Atlanta, Ga. – Just how much is a good CEO worth these days?

Studies suggest that, after years of little growth, executive compensation packages are on the rise across the United States.

Atlanta, Ga. – The Motion Picture Academy has handed out its Oscars.

But another award season is just beginning.

These awards, for business accomplishments, are now a business of their own - and can be worth big dividends.