UPDATE NUMBER 2 As of november 12th
After some browsing around we decided to change two things in order to both save money and make this thing more powerfull for my application....
ASUS A8N-SLI Deluxe Socket 939 NVIDIA nForce4 SLI ATX AMD Motherboard = $157.95
AMD Athlon 64 4000+ San Diego 1GHz FSB 1MB L2 Cache Socket 939 Processor = $334.00
NEW TOTAL: $1,137.70