Atlantic News

How Artists Impact a City’s Future

Apr 01, 2019

Being born as a crossroads, Atlanta was always in a good position for creativity. More and more, research today is verifying what wise people have known for centuries. Where ideas converge, invention and enterprise flourish. It’s not just a gathering process; people exposed deeply to different ideas actually perform more creatively. The combination of divergen25t … Continue reading…


Commerce and the Three-Day Weekend

Mar 14, 2019

Part of the breadth and diversification that supports our steadily growing economy is the attraction Atlanta holds for visitors far and near. As the focus of $15 billion in visitor spending through the year, the additional access from three-day weekends provides a substantial portion of that income, and it makes sense to acknowledge and study … Continue reading…


The Draw of Bellwood and the Beltline

Mar 11, 2019

How many fresh approaches to housing will result from the brilliant scenario that’s emerging from the re-birth of Bellwood Quarry? The Westside Park at Bellwood Quarry traces its origins to a helicopter ride on which an architect, a developer, and a city planner noticed how handy the old Bellwood Quarry site was to the soaring … Continue reading…



Indian Fast casual restaurant, NaanStop opens in Atlantic Station

Feb 20, 2019

 As the premiere mixed-use development in Midtown Atlanta, Atlantic Station continues to add more retail, shopping, and restaurant options. The newest addition to Atlantic Station is NaanStop, an Atlanta-based fast causal Indian restaurant. Similar to Mexican food chains like Moe’s Southwest Grill and Chipotle, the 2,200-square-foot restaurant allows customers to build their own naanwiches, rice … Continue reading…


How Atlanta will Survive Super Bowl LIII

Jan 23, 2019

Photo courtesy of mercesbenzstadium.com⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Super Bowl LIII will be played in the brand new, state-of-the-art Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Although Super Bowl LIII and other high-profile events will take place in the heart of Downtown Atlanta, the entire city will feel the impact. According to the Atlanta Convention and Visitors Bureau, 125-150K visitors are expected to … Continue reading…


Lines Blur Between City and Suburb

Jan 23, 2019

Commerce, communication, and connection are the probable cause for the rise of cities. The earliest gatherings of permanent homes were around fortifications for protection, so they tended to be in places hard to approach. A steep hilltop, an island, a peninsula, or any site with only one defensible approach. Any coffee table book about castles … Continue reading…


A Year in Review

Jan 12, 2019

As we examine the experience of the year just past, two familiar themes emerge from behind the projects that stand out. With Atlanta’s remarkable willingness to work together – businesses and higher education, neighborhoods and community groups, entrepreneurs and investors, arts and entertainment, and the city itself – stories of consistent cooperation run like a … Continue reading…


The New Year Arrives in Midtown

Dec 21, 2018

Atlanta’s unique approach to welcoming the New Year by slowly lowering an enormous, lighted peach from a high-rise scaffold into the midst of a 16-hour party as celebrants sing Auld Lang Syne – and any other song that occurs to them – is returning this year to Underground Atlanta. Following an excursion last yearto a site … Continue reading…


Atlantic Tour of Homes

Dec 17, 2018

Residents at Atlantic were able to enjoy the “Atlantic Tour of Homes” event. Residents and their guests were able to enjoy the work of multiple interior designers and view the upgrade options currently being offered to homebuyers at Atlantic as showcased in the model residence. Attendees also got to indulge in tasty hors d’oeuvres and cocktails throughout the evening. Scroll below to enjoy a few photos taken from at this lovely event!



Dining in Midtown Today – or Tonight

Nov 13, 2018

We should mention again that we’re not experts in cuisine, but rather real estate. And yet it’s natural for people to ask for a restaurant recommendation, whether they’re new to town or just want to refresh their “favorites” list. So please consider this a kind of current favorites list. We’d never presume to be the … Continue reading…