Sandy Springs Moves Ahead on City Center Development

The city of Sandy Springs has taken another step towards the development of its City Center project with last month’s decision that announced Carter and Selig Enterprises as the project’s Master Developer. The project aims to give the city a meeting place that serves as the heartbeat of the community. Sandy Springs, which is one of the state’s newest cities, makes[...]

Armour Junction is Newest Mixed-Use Project to Take Shape in Atlanta

The city of Atlanta is continuing to see developers and builders create new urban, walkable mixed-used developments. One of the newest developments in the lineup is Armour Junction, a lifestyle community that will consist of flex commercial space, retail and residential units located right in the heart of the Sweetwater Design District. This adaptive reuse project by EpiCity Real Estate Services[...]

Retail Grand Opening Scheduled for Avalon in Alpharetta

Construction is picking up pace at Avalon, the new mixed-use development located in the heart of Alpharetta, and many of the first homes, restaurants and retail stores are beginning to take shape. With the development’s retail grand opening scheduled for Oct. 30, 2014, prospective home buyers and nearby residents are becoming excited for the impressive list of shopping and dining[...]

Buckhead’s Live, Work, Play Development to House 10 New Restaurants

Buckhead Atlanta, the city’s newest mixed-use development, will soon be home to 10 of the area’s most desirable culinary experiences. Located at the site of the bar district in the Buckhead Village at the corner of East Paces Ferry and Peachtree roads, this live, work, play community will feature 300,000 square feet of upscale retail, restaurant and café space. In[...]

Atlanta: Walking Towards Change

At the most recent Atlanta Streets Alive event, the Atlanta Bicycle Coalition calculated that a whopping 82,300 people turned out to pedal around and hang out in four intown neighborhoods. All of those people, which were nearly enough to simultaneously fill Phillips Arena and the Georgia Dome, were not attracted by live music, an arts festival or a beer garden,[...]

Construction at Avalon Mixed-Use Development Begins Ahead of Schedule

North American Properties (NAP) recently secured $126.5 million in financing for the highly-anticipated Avalon, a mixed-use development located in Alpharetta, and construction has begun a full month ahead of schedule. This amazing resort-inspired community, one of the largest projects of its kind currently underway in the United States, blends a unique mix of shops, entertainment, restaurants, single- and multi-family residences, rental[...]

Beacon Management Services Chosen to Oversee Atlanta Condominiums

Beacon Management Services, Atlanta’s leading property management company, was selected to manage a major, mixed-use development on Peachtree Road in Buckhead.   Built in two phases, the project consists of two high rise condominium towers called The Aramore and The Astoria at the Aramore, street-level restaurants, retail and office space.   Beacon assumed management of the entire development on June 1, 2013. “We’re[...]

Georgia's Version of ESPN Wide World of Sports to Open in 2014

The much heralded LakePoint Sporting Community and Town Center, which will be located in Emerson, GA, is now projected to open in 2014. However, the local community is already seeing a positive economic impact in the area, especially as it relates to the housing market. In the fourth quarter of 2012, Emerson saw home prices increase 82.8 percent from third[...]