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City of Decatur To Host Housing Summit

DECATUR, GA — The city of Decatur invites the community to contribute to a conversation on inclusive and affordable housing, Saturday, November 10, 2018 from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. in the Manuel J. Maloof Auditorium, 1300 Commerce Drive, Decatur. The day-long summit will establish a shared understanding of Decatur’s housing context, define the often […]

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Audubon Communities Buys 250-Unit Property in Decatur

From Audubon: Audubon Communities, an Atlanta-based firm specializing in the acquisition, repositioning and management of multifamily properties throughout the Southeast, has acquired KRC Vista, a 250-unit apartment community in Decatur, Georgia. The transaction marks the fourth joint venture between Audubon and Legacy Capital Partners of Cleveland, Ohio. Comprised of 250 two-bedroom apartments sprawling across 20 […]

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The size of an apartment in America is shrinking – and Seattle has the tiniest rentals in the nation at an average of 711 square feet, even smaller than New York

The average size of new apartments in the U.S. has shrunk 5 percent over the past 10 years, while rents have increased an average of 28 percent during the same period, according to a new report. Seattle tops the list of cities with smallest apartments in nation, with an average size of 711 square feet […]

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Emory University hosts panel to discuss the future of Atlanta

From left to right, Jordan Stein, Bentina Terry, Rashad Taylor, Rohit Malhotra, Ambrish Baisiwala. Photo by Sara Amis. By Sara Amis, contributor On Nov. 14, 2018, Emory University hosted “Exploring Atlanta: Inclusive Growth and Opportunities,” the first in a series of events that the university plans to hold on the future of economic development and […]

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The ongoing (sub)urbanization of northern Decatur

Given the commercial bustle and rising apartment stacks around it, Suburban Plaza could strike an observer as the most ironically named shopping center across ITP’s rapidly changing landscape. Built in 1958, it’s one of Atlanta’s first suburban-style shopping centers, and the name harkens an era when suburbanization was synonymous with progress. Then again, Suburban Plaza’s […]

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Property Details for 2599 Kings Park Cir

2599 Kings Park Cir, Decatur, GA 30034 2599 Kings Park Cir, Decatur, GA 30034 Property Features *School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Pitney Bowes, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly. Property History […]

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Audubon Completes Renovations of 2 GA Assets

Domain at Cedar Creek in Decatur, Ga. Audubon Communities has completed $1.1 million in renovation work on amenities at two of its multifamily properties near Atlanta. The firm purchased both the 168-unit Domain at Cedar Creek and the 164-unit Gateway at Cedar Brook in early 2013 from Resource Real Estate. Both assets fetched price tags […]

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Decatur-Avondale Estates, GA Real Estate: Rentals

There are a few big perks of renting a home. For starters, you’ll save money on monthly utility bills which are generally lower. Plus, having a landlord look out for general maintenance issues can be a huge load off. Oh, and yard work? Zilch. Whether you need a pet-friendly space or prefer a pad with […]