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CITY OF DECATUR REAL ESTATE GUIDE
Just a few miles from Downtown Atlanta, the City of Decatur features tree-lined streets, sidewalk cafes, parks, festivals and excellent schools. It is easy to see why Decatur is one of the most popular Atlanta neighborhoods for young professionals and families. If you are looking for a solid real estate investment, Decatur should be at the top of your list.
Decatur is quite a bit larger than most people realize, with three popular zip codes, all of which offer something a little different for each resident. The 30032 zip code is what some might call an 'up and coming' community that is being revitalized near the East Lake Golf Course & Country Club. The 30033 zip code is known as North Decatur and is situated around Emory University and the CDC. Most would agree that the most popular area is in zip code 30030, covering the City of Decatur, Downtown Decatur and highly sought after neighborhoods like Oakhurst and Winnona Park.
Residents in the City of Decatur have a real sense of community and take great pride in their neighborhoods, thanks to strong neighborhood associations, top-notch public school system, and festivals that bring in thousands of people from around Metro Atlanta.
- City of Decatur Elementary Schools are top notch in Metro Atlanta - from Oakhurst Elementary to Oak Grove Elementary School.
- Popular Streets in Decatur include East Ponce de Leon, College Ave, McLendon, Michigan Avenue, East Lake Drive, Candler Drive, Church Street, and Parkwood.
- Neighborhoods bordering the City of Decatur (also called "Downtown Decatur") include Lake Claire, Druid Hills, East Lake, Emory University and Kirkwood.
- Decatur really knows how to have a big event! Every year they host the Decatur Beach Party, Beer Tasting Festival, Book Festival, Earth Day, Wine Tasting Festival and many, many more.
- Clairmont Elementary School
- Glennwood Elementary
- Oakhurst Elementary School
- Westchester Elementary
- Winnona Park Elementary
- 4/5 Academy at Fifth Avenue
- Renfroe Middle School
- Decatur High School
The City of Decatur has been and continues to be one of the most sought-after areas in Metro Atlanta. SIngle family home prices have soared in recent years and range in price from $350K for a fixer-upper or tear down to over $2.0 million. The average home sales price is in the low $700s. Learn more about the City of Decatur real estate market and view the latest market statistics.
The City of Decatur is home to some of the very best events and festivals in Metro Atlanta. Tens of thousands of people flock to the Downtown Decatur Square each season to attend one or several of the following festivals and events.
- Downtown Decatur Arts Festival
- Decatur Book Festival
- Decatur Beach Party (June)
- Great Decatur Beer Tasting Festival (October)
- Wine Tasting Festival (November)
- Holiday Tour of Homes (December)
- BBQ Blues & Bluegrass Festival -- (August - in the Oakhurst Village)
Cakes & Ale Restaurant
254 W. Ponce de Leon Ave. | 404-377-7994 | www.cakesandalerestaurant.com
The Iberian Pig
121 Sycamore St. | 404-371-8800 | www.iberianpigatl.com
Leon's Full Service
131 E Ponce de Leon Ave | 404-687-0500 | www.leonsfullservice.com
Parker's on Ponce
116 E Ponce de Leon Ave | 404-867-4007 | www.parkersonponce.com
Sapori di Napoli
314 Church St. | 404-371-0001 | www.saporidinapolipizzeria.com
129 E. Ponce de Leon Ave | 678-399-8246 | www.no246.com
Ted's Montana Grill
201 W. Ponce de Leon Ave | 404-378-1123 | www.tedsmontanagrill.com
Wahoo! A Decatur Grill
1042 W. College Ave | 404-373-3331 | www.wahoogrilldecatur.com
The Urban Nest Atlanta Real Estate Group, in affiliation with eXp Realty, would be honored to assist you with the purchase of your next Decatur home, townhome or condominium. Our agents bring years of experience to the table and work hard to ensure that our home buyer clients are armed with as much information as possible so they can make a solid real estate investment. We will not only show you all of the homes and/or condominiums that meet your needs, we will also provide you with the latest market statistics and sales data to ensure that you get a fantastic deal on your new "nest".
If you are thinking about selling your Decatur or Emory area home, know that you're in good hands with the Urban Nest team. Our commitment to customer service, tech-savvy, creative marketing strategy and knowledge of the Brookhaven real estate market will ensure that your home is sold... no matter what kind of real estate market we're in.
Your satisfaction is the cornerstone of our business... as a matter of fact, we feel that our job isn't complete until you are raving about your experience to everyone you know! Our personal attention at every stage of the buying or selling process has created a very long list of happy and satisfied clients.