Residential Profile

The Downtown residential market is growing everyday. Downtown Atlanta offers many housing options with apartments, lofts and condominiums located throughout Downtown in both new and renovated buildings.

Influx of new housing and better quality of life

  • 26,700 residents in a four square mile area makes Downtown 60% higher in residential density than the city as a whole. The proximity to a variety of employment choices, unique housing features, and energy of an urban environment, along with the diverse population and lifestyles, has brought this market to life.
  • Downtown residential investment is also heating up the development of the surrounding areas. Streetscapes, parks and green spaces are expanding, offering pleasant surroundings. The city has committed to bringing housing Downtown with a number of tax credits and other incentives.
Downtown Residential Market - Facts & Figures

Existing Housing

For Sale Units 4,950
Rental Units 8,481
University Housing 4,516
Upcoming Housing  
Under Construction Units 2,362
Planned Units 3,004

Total Downtown Housing Units
(Existing, Under Construction, & Planned)

Total For Sale Units 6,892
Total Rental Units 11,551
Total University Units 5,011

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Information compiled by staff research and based on information available July 2008.