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Atlanta Development News

The latest on groundbreakings, construction wrap-ups, and big ideas that are quickly changing Atlanta of today.

Photos: Summerhill overhaul soldiers on through coronavirus pandemic

While some retail and restaurants have shuttered temporarily, more are on the way.

Doraville inks deal to replace dying strip mall with affordable housing development

Officials: $50-million project is moving forward on the site of a Peachtree Industrial Boulevard shopping plaza.

In Midtown, beefed-up, multi-tower project is bound for site of historic mortuary

The nearly century-old funeral home is slated to be incorporated into the offices, hotel, and residences.

Fresh renderings: Posh Buckhead condo tower breaks ground despite market uncertainty

Prices at Graydon Buckhead, among Atlanta’s largest for-sale condo offerings in years, begin at $1.6M.

First look: South of downtown, row of 11 townhomes planned with Gold Dome views

Mechanicsville project called "Vertical Row" is moving forward with prices beginning in the $400Ks.

Buckhead’s Piedmont Hospital tower to open early to accommodate coronavirus cases

The mounting public health crisis has prompted demand for more hospital beds.

In Edgewood, ‘extremely livable’ townhome row has finished, priced in $400Ks

The five-unit community cites proximity to everything from Krog Street Market to Pratt-Pullman Yard.

West Midtown’s Star Metals project inks 10,000 square feet of... something

Expect an "activity-based" destination at the upcoming mixed-use development.

How Poncey-Highland townhomes next to Manuel’s Tavern are shaping up

The 550 North Highland project is planned to start in the high $700Ks.

Census: Metro Atlanta packed on 730,000 more residents in nine years

Atlanta’s is the fourth fastest-growing region in America, U.S. Census data show.

Lindbergh MARTA stop’s transit-oriented community primed for makeover

Architect: "We’re activating the site and creating a place people will choose to be."

Atlantic Station’s overhauled central park still primed for April debut

Three new restaurants are bound for the expanding shopping district’s focal green space.

Third and final tower tops out at State Farm’s transit-oriented campus in Dunwoody

The insurance giant is bringing new density to the Perimeter area.

Amid uncertain market, Midtown’s largest new condo building announces completion

Marketing officials call the Juniper Street location paramount.

Photos: Replacing historic recording studio, downtown’s Margaritaville tower is on the rise

The Jimmy Buffett-branded high-rise is expected to feature timeshare units and a 14,000-square-foot restaurant.

Atlanta’s development boom cleared to continue during coronavirus pandemic

A comma error almost signaled a snag in the city’s growth spurt, it seems.

Underground developer has yet to secure permits for construction at downtown site

With coronavirus precautions frustrating the city’s permitting processes, it’s unclear when cranes might ascend over the downtown site.

Despite pushback, Poncey-Highland residents elect to create historic district

The move could ultimately protect older buildings from the wrecking ball.

Facebook inks deal for space at Atlantic Station's new timber-framed office stack

The social media colossus will expand its local footprint at a time when tech jobs are flowing into Midtown.

Can Atlanta’s development boom proceed as coronavirus shuts city down?

Homebuilder: "If this lasts more than a few weeks, it’ll be challenging for all in the industry"

Renderings: Flanked by film studio, Pinewood Forest set to debut latest retail, office piece

In the works are four stories of reclaimed brick from the 1800s.

Atlantans asked to not gather in groups exceeding 50 as coronavirus precaution

Social distancing measures weren’t universally obliged on a festive, temperate weekend.

Renderings: Near PATH400 and MARTA, 218 hotel rooms bound for Buckhead

Construction could kick off next month, barring any snags.

Renderings: South of Atlanta, movie studio that anchors growing mini-city set to expand

Look for sleek new Pinewood Atlanta Studios offices designed for making films.

Can inventive architecture and low-$400Ks pricing lure buyers to Old Town Lilburn?

The setting is described as a highly walkable Main Street neighborhood in the Gwinnett County city.

Fresh renderings: 34-story mixed-use project, residences bound for Midtown

How the subdistrict’s latest development pieces are planned to fit.

Dunwoody’s aging, long-vacant Gold Kist HQ to get new lease on life

Expect a creative corporate campus and possibly more where Clint Eastwood filmed scenes for "Richard Jewell."

East Atlanta’s latest modern townhomes unveiled, priced from $440K

The boutique community south of EAV is called The Seven at Flat Shoals.

Tyler Perry aims to score more Fort McPherson acreage for entertainment district

The Atlanta film mogul’s latest vision calls for restaurants, a concert hall, theater houses, and public tours.

Report: Surge in Midtown visitors underscores subdistrict’s explosive growth

An estimated seven million people ventured through the area in 2019—and half went to Piedmont Park.

First look: More residential development bound for Beltline district in Old Fourth Ward

Construction could kick off at a site fronting Historic Fourth Ward Park this year, developers say.

34-story mixed-use complex proposed for prominent Midtown corner on Peachtree

Also on tap: plans for new residences to join Crescent Avenue eateries.

As Poncey-Highland weighs historic district status, some fear affordability’s at stake

"This would not be your mama’s historic district, or even your friend’s over in Inman Park."

With a strong 2019 in rearview, Dunwoody aims to build on urban development dreams

Eager to shed its suburban past, the Perimeter city inked enough deals last year to fill Atlanta’s tallest building, and then some.

WonderRoot’s former art bungalow falls as Memorial Drive’s next apartments launch

Expect about 200 more rentals in Reynoldstown, a few blocks from the Atlanta Beltline’s Eastside Trail.

Renderings: Upgrades at downtown landmark AmericasMart are a go

The wholesale trade center designed by John Portman should have a more engaging facade and interior soon.

Developer: Grant Park condos neighboring Beltline, Beacon are Atlanta’s top sellers

Nearly half of all 129 units at Pratt Stacks have sold since November, project leaders report.

Renderings: Vision emerges for English Avenue’s Beltline-straddling Echo Street West

A Dallas-based developer says the key Westside property is poised to see major growth.

Atlantic Station’s evolution continues with flank of new ‘Stacks’ townhomes

Touting "exciting" views, the first option to market costs $725,000.