4th Ward Fall Activity

4th Ward Fall Activity

The Art on the Beltline Exhibit premiered back in 2010 and has been a hit with the residents in the community ever since. Don’t miss the final weekend of this outdoor art show on October 18th and 19th. There will be a lineup of performances going on while you check out the exhibits from 2pm to 8:45pm on Saturday and from 1pm to 8:45 on Sunday. 2014 will mark the 5th year for this Favorite Fourth Ward Fall Activity and it has brought about the largest turnout so far. This would be a great outing for those who are not familiar with the Beltline or those considering a move to one of its surrounding neighborhoods. Beltline Specialist with eXp Realty, Pauline Bowman will be out and about to answer questions for prospective homebuyers who would like more details about available homes and sellers who may have questions about listing their properties. As move deeper into the fall and closer to winter, there are still some great selections of homes on the market that you may not want to miss. There is no better time to buy on the Beltline than now so don’t wait to late, contact us with your questions at 678-682-1221 or...
Looking for Deals – Atlanta Beltline Homes for Sale?

Looking for Deals – Atlanta Beltline Homes for Sale?

Many soon-to-be homeowners are looking for deals on homes that are located intown Atlanta. While inventory and availability changes daily, there are some great starting prices for properties that could potentially be your next home. Whether you are a first time buyer looking for the perfect starter home, or if you are interested in downsizing to a lofty, upscale condo, the Beltline may have the deals you are looking for. For a list of available properties on or near the Beltline, check out the home page of this website. There you will be able to access a variety of homes that are currently on the market. Just choose the tab for the neighborhoods of your choice or the type of property that interest you and start browsing. In the meantime, if you have any questions about an available listing or would like more details about moving into the area, contact our Beltline Specialist, Pauline Bowman at 678.682.1221 or...
Cabbagetown neighborhood homes for sale

Cabbagetown neighborhood homes for sale

Cabbagetown is one of the funkiest, most eclectic neighborhoods in Atlanta…and possibly in the world. Here you’ll find artists, lawyers, farmers, musicians and local politicians living together in harmony in this little pocket of hip. You have the Stacks which is the old cotton mill turned immense loft building with major character; Carroll Street is home to most of the restaurants like Agave, Carroll Street Cafe and bars like Milltown Arms. 97 Estoria is the hipster haunt with great pub fare and a smoky scene for all kinds of locals. Most homes are sporting some kind of Yart and you’ll see characters of all shapes and sizes wandering the streets, giving Cabbagetown the unique vibe that no other neighborhood I know of has. It is just next door to Reynoldstown and the Krog tunnel leads you north to Inman Park and the old 4th Ward and all the wonderful restaurants and bars that are cropping up along the Atlanta Beltline area. You’ll find a lot of the shotgun style homes here…some old and in need of some love…some renovated to the nines with all kinds of funky bells and whistles. Chomp & Stomp is the chilli bluegrass festival thatso many look forward to eeach year with a 5k in the morning and chili tents and localvendors set up along the streets throughout the entire neighborhood for a day of, well…whatever happens happens.   All Active Cabbagetown Real Estate...
Top 3 Condo Buildings Close to or on the Beltline

Top 3 Condo Buildings Close to or on the Beltline

  Pick of the Week: Top 3 Condo Buildings Close to or on the Beltline Are you in search of a nice condo or loft near Atlanta’s Beltline? If so, I have 3 that will blow you away with their amazing features, location and amenities. 1. The Stacks – Located on the border of old 4th Ward and Cabbagetown, these New York style lofts offer spacious 1 and 2 bedrooms with open layouts and modern upgrades. If you are in the mood to live in a very eclectic part of town then The Stacks may be your choice. 2. Block Lofts – Nestled on Ralph McGill at the Freedom Parkway exit, you will be able to walk to everything you want and need. Block Lofts is just minutes away from the Beltline Entrance at the Old 4th Ward Skate Park. This condo is a perfect location for dog lovers and young professionals with being steps from Masquerade and the Beltline Dog Park. 3. Arizona Lofts – Last but definitely not least is The Arizona Lofts, which are on Dekalb Ave and Arizona Ave. These lofts feature large floor plans with open concepts with beautifully update kitchens and close to Inman Park, Grant Park & The Inman Park Train Station. The community offers a large state of the art fitness center and 2 sparkling pools. If you or someone you know are interested in a condo within the area, contact Pauline Bowman, Beltline Specialist/Intown Buyers Agent with eXp Realty 678-682-1221 or pauline.bowman@exprealty.com. Also don’t forget to check out our listing at The Arizona Lofts 195 Arizona Ave Unit 180, Atlanta, GA 30312. FMLS...

Living on the Beltline – Atlanta’s Newest Live-Play Area

From dog parks to skate park, from tapas to fine dining, Atlanta’s Beltline offers this and everything in between. Moving to one of the 45 neighborhoods that comprise the Beltline has definitely been the goal of those who love to play where they live. Accessibility to fine dining, the Municipal Market or a trail to ride your bike from Inman Park to Piedmont Park are some of the many reason folks are considering a move to Intown Atlanta. Imagine being able to walk from your door to a street festival or meeting friends on Highland Ave for appetizers and cocktails. Seems like the convenience we all want and need in our very busy lives, right? There is so much to do and so many places to go that your choices for entertainment are limitless and all within a 5 minute commute from what could be your new home. If you or someone you know are interested or have questions about moving near the Beltline, contact eXp Realty’s Beltline Specialist Pauline Bowman at 678-682-1221 or Pauline.bowman@exprealty.com   Search for homes on the Beltline by Map...

Atlanta Beltline Inc and Affordable Intown Housing

The Lofts at Reynoldstown Crossing on Memorial Drive next to H. Harper Station and the Atlanta Beltline Eastside Trail is an example of what can happen when good vision and planning come together. The Atlanta Beltline Affordable Housing Program’s goal is to make city living attainable by creating a large number of affordable units, rentals as well as owner occupant, over the next 25 years. 15% of the net proceeds will be set aside in an affordable housing trust fund to provide down payment assistance to Buyers as well as Developer incentives to prompt the continued construction of affordable housing. The Atlanta Land Trust Collaborative addresses the issue of affordability in neighborhoods around the Beltline because of the inevitable result of development which is the displacement of folks living in these areas prior to the change. Housed in a former motorcycle parts factory, The Lofts at Reynoldstown Crossing consists of 28 units that were reserved for Atlanta work force, down payment assistance Buyers making less than $67,000 annually, and one market-rate penthouse. The complex was originally planned as Triumph Lofts which eventually failed as a high end condominium development and went into receivership. Although it sat for years, 85% of the project was complete and Atlanta Beltline Inc. was able to purchase it at a rate that allowed them to turn around and offer the units at an affordable price to the workforce. The numbers are interesting and you have to believe this plan can be duplicated again and again: 2,400 people registered to become eligible to purchase, more than 600 people visited the site, and more than 40...