Homes For Sale In Buckhead Area In Atlanta GA
Homes For Sale In The Buckhead Area In Atlanta, GA
Are you looking for a home for sale in the Buckhead area in Atlanta, GA? Originally developed in 1838 by Henry Irby, Buckhead began as 202 acres that centered on the intersections of Peachtree, Roswell, and West Paces Ferry Roads. Irby then opened a tavern and general store, prompting the name Buckhead after killing and mounting a large buck deer on the tavern wall. By the turn of the century, Buckhead was a vacation destination for Atlanta’s wealthiest citizens.
You should never be at a loss with Buckhead’s amazing entertainment and activities scene. The Atlanta History Center lies in the heart of Buckhead on 33 acres and contains a museum, historic house and farm, restaurant, and walking trails. The Woodruff Arts Center contains several of Atlanta’s favorites, including the High Museum of Art, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, and Alliance Theatre. The Buckhead Theatre has a full calendar of amazing musicians and bands, as well as a completely remodeled, stylish interior. There are also numerous small galleries on Bennett Street and Miami Circle, featuring any art form that you might be looking for.
Buckhead is a real mecca for shopping, as most upscale designers and brands call the area home. Lenox Square Mall and Phipps Plaza are two of the most popular shopping destinations in the area for visiting celebrities and locals alike, and include numerous popular and upscale labels. Or, if you are looking for something smaller and more personal, there are hundreds of small boutiques and shops throughout Buckhead.
After you’ve worn yourself out from shopping, stop in at one of the many restaurants that Buckhead has to offer. Whatever you’re craving can be found, including Indian, Italian, Mexican, French, Southern, seafood, or just a good old American pub. Many Buckhead restaurants have stood the test of time, calling the area home since opening in the 50s, 60s, or 70s.
Spending time outside is easy when you live in Buckhead. With Atlanta’s gorgeous climate, residents miss no opportunity to get outside and jog, hike, play sports, or simply soak up the sun. There are a number of smaller neighborhood parks that house swimming pools, tennis courts, baseball fields, and other recreation options. Frankie Allen Park is a 21.3 acre park containing tennis courts, baseball fields, a clubhouse, and walking trails.
Garden Hills Park is a 6-acre park with a club house and a renovated large swimming pool. Peachtree Hills Park is 6.4 acres with 3 tennis courts and a gym on-site. Tanyard Creek Park is one of the most popular parks for dogs and their owners, with 14.5 acres of walkable land, historic markers, a mill site, overlook, creek, playground, and dog park.
Since the early 1900s, Buckhead has been routinely considered one of the wealthiest areas in Atlanta, a trend echoed in The Gadberry Group’s 2011 poll of 50 Wealthiest Zip Codes in the United States; Buckhead came in second in the South. Average household income is around $280,000. This high income level is in part because of Buckhead’s position in the business world.
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So if you are looking for a home for sale in the Buckhead area in Atlanta, GA, contact me and we will find you the perfect one!
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A National Award Winner, Liz is committed to listening to her clients’ wishes and utilizing her commitment to excellence to ensure a successful transaction. Liz works extremely hard to represent the North Atlanta region as well as the Westside’s homeowners and future homeowners.
A resident of Atlanta for over 18 years, Liz has seen areas around West Midtown, Smyrna Market Village and Marietta Square explode over the last several years. Liz started her venture in Atlanta as a successful collegiate and then high school girls’ basketball coach. Liz not only won numerous conference and state championships, she sent many hard working young women on to play at the collegiate level. Liz now has taken her championship and competitive mentality, along with an extensive part-time real estate career into a successful full-service business.
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