The Glenwood Construction is Underway!

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The construction of a 201 unit community in Glenwood Park has officially commenced. The Glenwood is one of Glenwood Park’s only multifamily rental product with direct access to the Beltline and the future Southside Trail, which is a 4 mile trail connecting the Westside Trail at University Avenue to the Eastside Trail at Memorial Drive. This community is less than 3 miles from the center of Downtown Atlanta, allowing easy commuting through surface streets and via public transportation as well as a 10 mile drive to Hartsfield Jackson International Airport.  Moreover, is within a quarter-mile drive to the I-20 Interstate.  With a mix of 1, 2 and 3 bedroom units, The Glenwood is situated within walking distance of a Kroger grocery store as well as restaurants, bars and coffee shops within the Downtown Glenwood Park area.

The Kirkwood Grand Opening

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Avila Real Estate is pleased to announce the Grand Opening of The Kirkwood located at 71 Howard Street, SE in Atlanta, GA!  This community has 15 unique floor plans including studio, 1 bedroom and 2 bedroom apartment homes with additional breezeway storage units for resident convenience. The Kirkwood represents Historic Kirkwood’s only midrise, covered deck parking, multifamily rental product.  

 

The Common Areas

  • Gated deck parking, directly accessible to the building elevators

  • Secured, controlled access at all entry points

  • Electric vehicle charging stations

  • Gorgeous, top-of-the-line common area amenities with over 10,000 sf for the residents to make use of which include a club room and fitness center overlooking the central courtyard

  • Spectacular outdoor area with pool and cabanas, outdoor ping pong table, large deck, grill area and covered community space

  • Wi-Fi access throughout

  • Billiards room with dry bar, lounge and flat-screen TVs

  • 24/7 controlled access Luxer One package storage

 

The Units

  • Ten foot ceilings in select units

  • Schlage keyless entry

  • Stainless steel appliance package

  • Faux wood floors in common areas with carpet in bedrooms

  • European style cabinetry and  separate prep island or breakfast bar with granite countertops

  • Subway tile backsplashes

  • Decorative tile in tub and shower surrounds

  • 2” window blinds

  • Designer lighting 

  • Brushed nickel, lever handled hardware

  • High-performance windows & insulation

  • EnergyStar® appliances/light fixtures

  • Washer and dryers in select units 

Wesley St. James Total Transformation

Located in Sandy Springs, one of Atlanta’s hottest and most sought after suburban neighborhoods with great dining, shopping and entertainment options, Wesley St. James has just completed an inspiring and innovative renovation.  Avila Real Estate acquired Wesley St. James in February 2015 and since then, has focused on responding to the changing community and technology culture in the marketplace.  Avila’s redesign of this circa 1996 development focused on five key elements:   

  • Interior Unit Renovations -- including the addition of hard surface flooring, stainless steel appliances, modern lighting, hardware and more.
  • Leasing Center and Community Clubhouse — Avila’s desire was to create a more engaging and inviting space for the management team and the residents alike.  By moving walls, adjusting ceiling heights, modifying details and adding the latest technology throughout, the community clubhouse is now a functional, collaborative and comfortable space.
  • Amenities — Our fitness center and pool now boast a modern new design, new equipment and furnishings and the tennis court has been resurfaced.  Wesley St. James also enjoys a nature trail connecting to the 30-acre John Ripley Forbes Big Trees Forest Preserve tree, plant and wildlife sanctuary.
  • Signage, Landscaping and Lighting.  New signage, lush new landscaping and LED lighting now embrace the community.
  • Exterior Building Renovations.   Avila wanted to bring Wesley St. James solidly into the 21st century and therefore made architectural modifications to the buildings, using quality materials,  which we hope prove to be timeless.

The entire renovation spanned eighteen months.