virginia highland

understated laid back luxury

virginia highlands

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Virginia-Highland easily maintains its reputation as a cool neighborhood with a bohemian vibe, being a longtime favorite among Atlanta locals. “VaHi” takes its name from the intersection of Virginia and North Highland Avenues at the geographical and commercial center of the neighborhood. Virginia-Highland is very walkable so you can comfortably navigate the neighborhood and its eclectic mix of restaurants, cafes, bars, boutiques and specialty stores without the aid of a car—and maybe even find some hidden gems along the way. Much like Inman Park, historic Virginia-Highland originally began as a streetcar suburb for Atlanta’s working commuters but was later incorporated as an intown neighborhood as the city extended its reaches. Yet another reason for VaHi’s charm is its real estate: interspersed with Craftsman bungalows and Tudor Revival cottages from the 1910s to the 1930s, the neighborhood shows off homes that have been renovated and updated for modern use.

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POPULAR PROPERTY STYLES: BUNGALOWS

KEYWORDS: BOHEMIAN, HIP

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Laid back bars & boutiques

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Free-spirited, laid back

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Summerfest, held every June

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VaHi on Foot

For a largely residential area, Virginia-Highlands sure manages to pack plenty of sights and activities within the neighborhood boundaries. Places can get quite crowded on the best days, so choosing between leisurely brunch on restaurant patios or afternoon lattes on sidewalk cafes or crafty cocktails late into the evening can be a tough but welcomed decision. To complicate your scheduling plans just a little bit more, VaHi’s unique and diverse shopping options, whether you’re looking to buy antiques and collectibles, folk and pop art, or custom furniture will give you even more items to add on to your to-do-list. Of course, you can always spend quiet afternoons with other loyal dog owners at the three-acre Piedmont Dog Park, one of the best off-leash areas in the city.

If you’re looking for some artisanal treats and crafts and a week’s worth of fresh local produce, the year-round farmers market up north in the pricey Morningside neighborhood is just a short drive away. And the impressive Ponce City Market, housed in the massive former Sears, Roebuck & Co. building site, sits just diagonally adjacent to Virginia-Highland on the northeast corner of Old Fourth Ward. This highly-successful redevelopment project by the same developers responsible for Chelsea Market in New York is one of the best examples of Atlanta’s efforts in revitalizing and repurposing former industrial sites. Those still hungry and wanting to sample the rest and best of VaHi’s culinary scene can do so at the Taste of the Highlands event each May. In June the annual Summerfest, one of the largest arts festivals in southeastern US and certainly one of VaHi’s many sources of community pride, runs through an exciting weekend (and has been doing so for over 30 years!).

virginia highlands atlanta homes for sale or rent

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$1,550,000
5
BED
6
TOTAL BATHS
4,000
SQFT
1324 Normandy Drive NE Atlanta, GA 30306
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Custom Dream Home Program modern gem. Bespoke luxury finishes throughout, highest level commercial grade appliances, 8' solid core doors, 10'+ ceilings, cell foam insulation, full custom closets, potential rooftop terrace, optional pool, lots of wind

$1,500,000
4
BED
5
TOTAL BATHS
3,950
SQFT
1328 Normandy Drive NE Atlanta, GA 30306
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Custom Dream Home Program modern gem. Bespoke luxury finishes throughout, highest level commercial grade appliances, 8' solid core doors, 10'+ ceilings, cell foam insulation, full custom closets, potential rooftop terrace, optional pool, lots of wind

New Listing - 3 weeks online
$1,175,000
6
BED
4
TOTAL BATHS
3,440
SQFT
1131 Los Angeles Avenue NE Atlanta, GA 30306
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Stunning total 2018 renovation and major addition to this classic Virginia Highlands Tudor. You will love the design of this great 6BR/4B family home! Gourmet eat-in kitchen w/ Island, granite, SS appliances, white cabinets, and breakfast area. Large

$950,000
4
BED
4
TOTAL BATHS
2,813
SQFT
1160 Saint Louis Place NE Atlanta, GA 30306
Single Family Home For Sale
- Pending

Live large in this stylish Bungalow perfectly located in the heart of Virginia Highlands. Prepare to be WOWED by the space: 4 bedrooms & 4 baths plus finished basement, 2 car garage, abundant storage, and shocking, additional, insulated attic space r

New Listing - 3 weeks online
$950,000
3
BED
4
TOTAL BATHS
3,380
SQFT
612 Park Drive NE Atlanta, GA 30306
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Rare In-town entertainers home with off street parking adjacent to Piedmont Park and the East Side Beltline trail. Home features an extra large chef kitchen with breakfast room, extra large private deck, private stone courtyard, formal dining room, g

$875,000
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
2,327
SQFT
1170 Rosedale Road NE Atlanta, GA 30306
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Gorgeous home tucked away in Virginia Highlands! This home is great for entertaining with a number of different spaces to entertain. Kitchen has been updated with new countertops, dishwasher, and wine cabinet. Home has 2 bedrooms with blackout shades

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$809,000
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
2,222
SQFT
849 Drewry Street NE Atlanta, GA 30306
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Amazing home in the heart of the Virginia Highlands! Main level features hardwood floors throughout. Living room with fireplace that leads to separate dining room. Large kitchen with stained cabinets, stainless appliances, large island, skylights. We

$699,900
4
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,972
SQFT
1177 Hancock Drive NE Atlanta, GA 30306
Single Family Home For Sale
- Pending

Beautifully charming 4 bed/2 bath fully renovated home in Virginia Highlands fit with fully fenced front & back yards with a private, deep lot! Home boasts hardwood floors throughout, bright & airy kitchen w/ granite & SS appliances that opens to lar

Price Change - a week ago
$499,900
4
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,619
SQFT
1331 Briarwood Drive NE Atlanta, GA 30306
Single Family Home For Sale
- Active

Investment opportunity in Virginia Highlands/Emory University Area. Owner had planned to rebuild but a change of plans has made this your opportunity to take advantage of this prime location.The home is fully functional and livable it is currently no

 

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