While Atlanta remains one of the most popular and fastest growing cities in America, it also feel a bit overwhelming for first-time homebuyers — at least at first. While many “first-timers” today can afford to spend more on a first home than their parents did, budget can still be a concern when housing prices are on the rise. Some also have growing families and want to be sure their kids can attend good schools. In a hot housing market like Atlanta, how does a new homebuyer find the right home at the right price? The good news is there are many wonderful neighborhoods in Atlanta where you can still find a first home that is both comfortable and relatively affordable. […]
Atlanta’s booming population growth includes a growing number of urban professionals who prefer luxury townhome living to single-family residences. In response, a number of developers are building spacious and luxurious townhome developments in Atlanta, many of which offer lots of space and plenty of amenities. Here are three luxury Atlanta townhome developments to keep your eye on for 2017. Buckhead Park North Located on historic Peachtree Road in the heart of the coveted Buckhead area, this luxury gated complex will offer 17 spacious townhomes oozing with modern elegance. These townhomes are designed by award-winning architectural firm Harrison Design and will feature abundant space and luxury finishes — not to mention private rooftop terraces for outdoor entertaining. Close to great shopping […]
If you love being close to nature while staying convenient to the city, you cannot ask for a better part of town than North Atlanta. There are several good reasons why nature lovers choose this area above the rest. Let’s look at a few. Wooded neighborhoods Years ago, when the city of Atlanta was much smaller, the northern outreaches of Atlanta were largely rural — a summer vacation destination for Atlanta’s well-to-do. As a result, much of the development consisted of larger estate homes on wooded acreage with plenty of room and winding roads between them. Even as Atlanta’s urban sprawl crept northward, the areas from Buckhead north have continued to preserve their natural beauty in the midst of the […]
A true sportsman’s paradise awaits on this perfectly situated 533+/- acres in Concord, GA, this sprawling gentleman’s ranch has open and wooded acres with planted pines, a luxurious main lodge, a guest cabin, dove fields, 30+/- acre stocked lake, barn with workshop and storage. Main house has an enormous great room with stacked-stone fireplace overlooking expansive terrace with dramatic views of 200+/- acre duck pond and brilliant landscape. Gourmet kitchen opens to spacious dining room. Incredible entertaining spaces for hosting weekend getaways. Outdoor bar and grill. Wildlife paradise with deer, turkey, dove, quail, trophy bass and great waterfowl along the fly away. Property is protected with a conservation easement, protecting the gorgeous views and abundant wildlife. Concord
Extraordinary home in prestigious Laurel Springs, a Jack Nicklaus designed golf community. Known for its beautiful landscape, luxurious amenities, and convenient location, Laurel Springs is one of metro Atlanta’s premier gated communities. This custom home sits on the fourth hole, offering views of the golf course, yet is a private oasis of outdoor living with its saltwater pool and spa, outdoor grilling station, and screened porch with fireplace. The terrace level is an entertainer’s dream with English style pub, media room, billiards room, and wine cellar.