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,[...]

    Strong Sales at Woodstock Downtown Condos

    At Woodstock Downtown Condos, we believe that your home should be peaceful yet inspiring and posh yet comfortable. We say home because these new condominiums are a fresh, unparalleled design that truly feel like homes, a far cry from the perception of "typical" condo living. We are proud to announce that there have been strong sales at Woodstock Downtown Condos, and[...]

    Ashton Woods Homes Offers Walkable Communities

    For Atlanta new homes buyers that want shopping, dining and entertainment steps from their front doors in the suburbs, walkable communities are more important than ever. That’s why Ashton Woods Homes offers two communities within walking distance of so many things residents love: Woodstock Knoll in Woodstock and Brookfield Park at West Village in Smyrna. Woodstock Knoll is walking distance to[...]

    10 Reasons for Walkable Communities

    Why all the buzz about “walkability?” “Pedestrian-friendly” communities are in high demand, and for good reason. Safe, comfortable places to walk improve our quality of life. PEDS, metro Atlanta’s pedestrian advocacy organization, provides this top-ten list of benefits. Less traffic congestion One-fourth of all car trips are less than a mile. Sidewalks and safe crossings enable you to reach destinations on foot,[...]