New Midtown apartment high-rise to be all gas

New Midtown apartment high-rise to be all gas

Wood Partners will break ground in the first half of 2014 on the first high-rise multifamily project in Midtown Atlanta to solely use natural gas for home heating, hot water and cooking. The residential/retail development, which will be called 33 Peachtree Place,  will be located on West Peachtree Street and will include high-rise and mid-rise […]

Committed to Communities home tour is Aug. 17

Committed to Communities home tour is Aug. 17

By Jay Lawrence Local community activist and Atlanta BeltLine advocate Angel Poventud’s home will be part of the upcoming Committed to Communities Home Tour on Aug. 17. “I have 1,200 square feet and 21 windows and the light in here is unbelievable,” said Poventud, speaking of his historic bungalow in Adair Park. The project took […]

Prep for Randolph-Lucas House move underway

Prep for Randolph-Lucas House move underway

By Dan Whisenhunt In order to save a historic home, movers are going split it apart and put it back together again. Buckhead Heritage Society reports that it does not have a date set for moving the historic Randolph Lucas House from 2500 Peachtree Road to its new address in Ansley Park, but preparations are […]

Digital edition: Read the August issue of INtown

Digital edition: Read the August issue of INtown

School may be back in session this month, but there is still plenty of summer and outdoor fun to be had around Intown. In the August issue, we have an update (and great photos) of the Piedmont Park expansion, a report on planned enhancements to the Peachtree Street bridges and MARTA stations in Midtown, an […]

Lifecycle Building Center encourages community donations

Lifecycle Building Center encourages community donations

The nonprofit Lifecycle Building Center (LBC) encourages community donations and actively salvages materials from renovation and demolition projects to sell at its retail store, 1116 Murphy Ave. It’s a great resource for do-it-yourselfers, home renovators, artists, film-set creators or anyone that needs dirt-cheap building materials and wants to help the environment. One of the shop’s biggest […]

Outdoor Rooms Are In

Outdoor Rooms Are In

Deep front and back porches are a Southern staple with Atlanta’s temperate climate, but many homeowners are looking to turn the porch into something with a bit more pizazz. Outdoor rooms – from kitchens to family rooms to trendy mini-cinemas – are sought after extra space by homebuyers, and builders and designers are responding. If […]

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