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 Perfect Intown Location!

220 Haralson Ave NE • Inman Park This great 3BR/2BA home in Inman Park is now available!  High ceilings, hardwood floors, stainless steel appliances, kitchen opens to the living and dining areas.  Master suite is on the main level with two bedrooms upstairs plus extra storage and flex space for office or play area.  Huge level back yard with patio is perfect for entertaining.  Walk to The Beltline, PATH, L5P, Freedom Park…it just doesn’t get any better.  Click the image above for more information and get ready to move on up to Inman Park!

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Listed Exclusively By Chad Polazzo

RE/MAX Metro Atlanta Cityside  

13th Annual L5P Festival & Parade

Saturday At Little Five Points
If you’ve never been to a Little 5 Points Halloween Parade we seriously need to change that.  This is one of the highlights of October in Atlanta.  L5P is famous for marching to its own beat, and this event celebrates it.  The high’s supposed to be 71 tomorrow, so get out and enjoy the weather and the great food, music, art, and culture of one of the city’s most unique neighborhood festivals.  Click here or on the image above for the schedule of events and some interesting history about this great area of town.

L5P Has A Long History of Great Local Businesses!

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Walk To The Park & Zoo!
299 Grant Park Place
4 Bedroom / 2 Bath

Can you believe this adorable picturesque Grant Park cottage actually conceals over 2200 square feet of beautiful living space?!   Upstairs are two bedrooms, a large media room, and tons of extra storage.  Downstairs there are two more bedrooms (including the huge master suite) as well as living room, dining room, eat-in kitchen, and a separate laundry room.  Out back is completely fenced and perfect for back yard get-togethers, with alley access and a large workshop/storage building.  You’d better jump on this one–it’s not going to last long!

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Listed Exclusively by The Intown Agent,
Keller Williams Realty Intown Atlanta

Way More Than A Baby Store!

Voted “Most Awesome Kids Consignment & Resale Shop” for the 2013 Red Tricycle Awards, Baby Love is much more than you’d expect.  Of course they have lots of great clothing, toys, and gear in like-new condition, as well as new, but they also offer acalendar full of classes, events, and workshops to help parents along the entire journey, from pregnancy to school years.
Save the date for their Fall sale event Friday, September 27!

 

…check out a few of our very favorite Grant Park hang outs:

Garden Hood
Loose Nuts Cycles
Boomerang

 

…and here are some other faboo haps going down this weekend:

 

…come hang out with us next weekend at The East Atlanta Strut!
    Saturday, Sept 21



Wowza, What A Great House!

451 Blake Ave • Atlanta 30316

This amazing East Atlanta Village renovation is a serious “must see”.  Meticulously crafted to incorporate today’s lifestyle with an impressive list of modern conveniences, including thoughtful placement of USB outlets for charging electronics and it’s pre-wired for wall mounted televisions.  Add to that a well thought out open floor plan, sleek modern finishes, and a luxurious master suite addition and you’ve got yourself a winner!  The list of amenities keeps going–click the image above for more about this EAV stunner!
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Listed Exclusively by David Garrison, Realtor
Origins Real Estate


Grant Park Summer Shade Festival

Don’t miss the 11th Annual Grant Park Summer Shade Festival celebrating Atlanta’s oldest public park with an outdoor weekend featuring an Artist Market, live music from acclaimed performers, fun activities for children and plenty to eat and drink. The Summer Shade Festival welcomes visitors to Grant Park and the beautiful historic neighborhood.  The festival supports the Grant Park Conservancy, the organization responsible for maintaining the 131.5 acres of this amazing public green space.
Click the image above for festival map and details, entertainment, and parking information (including free bike valet!).

And don’t forget to mark your calendar for these great upcoming intown events:

Beltline Lantern Parade
September 
7

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Steps From The Village!

1394 May Avenue SE • Atlanta, GA 30316

Practically new, this five year old craftsman style home has that classic aesthetic while offering the highest end finishes, design, and quality of materials you’re going to find at this price. Think of the upgraded stainless appliances, the dedicated wine fridge, and the unique granite counters as just gorgeous cherries on top of this beautifully designed kitchen.  The home is designed maximumize natural light, and is wired for sound inside and out. Need more cherries?  Okay, how about your very own steam shower?  I tell you, this place really has it all. The entire upstairs is one massive master suite that includes a laundry room and loads of convenient storage as well as several sunny reading areas. The unfinished basement is ideal for storage, hobby area, or it could be just waiting for you to put your own fingerprint on.  I’m thinking state of the art…Gym?…Theater Room?  You decide!  It’s your house, and it’s a perfect fit for your lifestyle. Walk from your door to the heart of East Atlanta Village in seconds–The Farmers Market is half a block away!
 

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Listed Exclusively by Marc Takacs, Realtor
Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Midtown


There’s no better match for The EAV than this place.  Get your quirky on and enjoy some kicktastic cuisine at HodgePodge Coffehouse and Gallery.  Gluten free, vegan, or carnivore, you’re going to leave happy–and they start their weekend brunch on Friday!  Their love of the community shines through in their support of locally sourced ingredients, artwork, and merchandise, so go ahead and treat yourself to something fun and delicious. Click on the logo above and check out what all’s going on at HodgePodge right now.

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3BR/2BA Minutes From Grant Park!

 $269,000!

1129 Benteen Ave SE • Atlanta, GA 30312

This gorgeous home is exactly what you’re looking for!  Gleaming hardwood floors, graceful arched doorways, and crown moldings offer all the charm you’d expect in any of Atlanta’s classic bungalows, while the spacious open floor plan, beautifully appointed kitchen and baths, and energy efficiency insure contemporary living at its very best.  Located just a stone’s throw from Grant Park and all the great stores and restaurants the east side has become known for, you can still be in midtown or downtown in a snap.  Click here or on the photo above to see more of this beauty, and you can be walking to the zoo this summer from your new home.

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Listed Exclusively by Anna Kilinski, Realtor
Keller Williams Realty Intown Atlanta

The Haps Around Town…

Grant Park is home to the beautiful Historic Oakland Cemetery, the oldest in Atlanta and the largest green space in the city, the world famous Zoo Atlanta, and Atlanta Cyclorama and Civil War Museum, which houses THE largest oil painting in the world right here in Atlanta!

And while you’re getting to know the neighborhood, why don’t you check out some of Grant Park’s faboo eateries:

The Shed at Glenwood
Augustines
Ria’s Bluebird
Dakota Blue
Stone Soup Kitchen
Republic Social House
Agave (Southwestern)
Spoon (Thai)
Six Feet Under (Seafood)
Ziba’s (Mediterranean Wine Bar)

And if you’re planning to enjoy the Midsummer Music Festival, here are some great places around Candler Park:

The Flying Biscuit
Fox Brothers BBQ
Fellini’s Pizza
Front Page News
LaFonda Latina


Wait…Did They Say Spirits?!?

Oh, Yes They Did!  Come on out and enjoy this once a year live music festival in Atlanta’s historic Oakland Cemetery.  It’s sure to be a spirited event featuring live music on two stages, performers throughout the grounds, complimentary tours among the final resting places of some of Atlanta’s most colorful characters, and you can even have your fortune told by Atlanta’s own Robyn Avalon.   Since it’s not a festival without food, bring your appetite and dine of tasty festival fare provided by some of the city’s most popular food trucks.  And, if the spirit so moves you, there’ll be plenty of cold beer and wine on hand.  Proceeds go to suport the beautiful green space that is our own Oakland Cemetery.  Click on the image above to find out more about the event.

Peachtree Hills Festival Of The Arts

Even the name sounds classy, right?!  The Peachtree Hills/Ansley Park area is home to one of the most enthusiastic art buying communities in the city, so it stands to reason they’d have fantastic art and artisans at their festival.  So many wonderful painters, sculptors, and photographers will be displaying, as well as fabulous jewelers and other artists who work in glass, leather, and metal.  As many as 150 fine crafts people will be offering their unique creations, and this year they’ve added something really special:  The Living Social Wine Festival at nearby Atlanta Decorative Arts Center.  Click on the image above to learn more about this festival unique among festivals.

Some great spots near Oakland Cemetery:

Daddy D’z BBQ Joynt

Agave (Southwestern)

Miso Izakaya (Japanese)

Serpas True Food

A Few Delectable Peachtree Hills Establishments:

And If a Festival Of The Arts isn’t exactly your style, how about a craft festival with a more Bohemian flair? Check out Summer ICE (Indie Craft Experience)



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