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Homes that make Atlanta a “Prime” Location for Amazon’s HQ2

People are going crazy over the possibility of Amazon second corporate office coming to their city. More than 100 cities submitted bids to become Amazon’s next home.  Amazon promises to bring 50,000 new high-paying jobs, and 5 billion of investment. ATLiens are optimistic about the chance of the e commerce giant moving to the peach state.

“Atlanta stands out for the presence of strong educational and research institutions, a great overall business climate for the city and the state, and a large presence of Fortune 500 companies in the city.”- Forbes

We tracked down some of the best homes Atlanta has to offer. These homes would be perfect for some of the Amazon executives should Amazon pick ATL for their second HQ2.

 

3100 Wesley Court Atlanta, Ga 30327
3,195,000
5 Beds 5 Baths 1 ½ Ba.

Perfectly situated on 1+ acre lot, this home offers a spacious floor plan including formal living room, dining room, library/office and master on the main. The light-filled chef’s kitchen has marble countertops, high end appliances and connects to the breakfast area. The backyard features a heated salt-water pool and patio perfect for entertaining.

 

4251 Whitestone Place Atlanta, Ga 30327
2,995,000
5 bed 7 baths 3 ½ ba.

Gorgeous custom-built home in sought-after Jackson school district. The basement has luxurious amenities including a bar, gym and wine cellar. Impeccable manicured grounds include pool house and heated pool. The main level offers oversized living space ideal for entertaining. Chef’s kitchen has beautiful granite countertops, bright breakfast room and opens to the family room. The master features a fireplace and doors leading to the patio overlooking the pool.

 

1185 Highland Ave Atlanta GA 30306
1,950,000
6 Beds, 5 Baths, 2 ½ Ba.

This is an elegant new home is inspired by the New Orleans Garden District. It possesses historically accurate details with a contemporary layout and finishing. The location is right in the heart of the Virginia Highlands area and a prestigious school district. This dream house has 10 foot ceilings on all levels, 4 bedrooms each with their own bath, a freestanding curved staircase, a large attached 2 car garage with a private rear alley entrance, Romeo & Juliet balconies and a viking professional kitchen.

 

4000 Conway Valley Road Atlanta, Ga 30327
4,250,000
6 Beds, 6 Baths, 2 ½ Ba.

This 4.86 acre estate property features a professional tennis court, heated pool, and pool house with an outdoor kitchen.  The beautiful home includes heart pine floors and an amazing master suite. This suite includes a stunning master bath and his and her closets. The large kitchen opens to the vaulted ceiling family room. This home is warm and wonderful!

 

875 Paces Ferry Road Atlanta, GA 30327
2,595,000
7 Beds, 7 Baths, 2 ½ Ba.

This beautiful home features six bedrooms, two story foyer leads that leads to the formal living, dining and great room. The open floor plan connects high end kitchen, breakfast and family rooms with vaulted ceilings, fireplace and built-ins. Owner suite with sitting area, spa like en suite with garden tub, separate shower and double vanities.

 

4685 Lake Forrest Drive Sandy Springs, GA 30342
1,899,000
5 Bed, 5 Bath, 1 ½ Ba.

New estate home on 1 acre 1/2 mile north of the Chastain Park fields, golf course, tennis, etc. This new home is move in ready with lush landscaping and a versatile unfinished basement. Convenient to both Sandy Springs and Buckhead, this house offers excellent public schools and world class private schools nearby. This home includes 2 master suites (Main floor & 2nd floor), expansive indoor/outdoor entertaining space with open/covered deck, 4 car garage and 10 foot ceilings.

 

795 Highcourt Road Atlanta, GA 30327
9,875,000
5 Beds, 7, Baths, 4 ½ Ba.

This truly stunning gated European estate is on just under 6 acres of gorgeous flat manicured grounds. The main floor includes formal living room and dining room, office, huge kitchen, large walk in serving pantry opening into a 4 car attached garage, master suite with sitting room opening to terrace. Ter level is very open and includes wine cellar, bar and family entertaining.

 

3799 Vermont Road Atlanta, Ga 30319
3,495,000
6 Beds, 7 Baths, 1 ½ Ba.

Custom built, Yong Pak designed home in sought-after Historic Brookhaven. Spacious floorplan offers oversized living spaces, ideal for entertaining. Gorgeous kitchen with a view of the family room. Upper level features 4 bedrooms all with en-suite baths including master with limestone fireplace & private porch. 3rd level has two recreation rooms and guest suite. Finished basement offers wine cellar, media room and gym. Impeccable manicured grounds include heated saltwater pool and covered patio.

 

Atlanta has so much to offer including these (and many more) beautiful homes. The diversity in home styles, price points and neighborhoods is what would make Atlanta a great city for HQ2. Atlanta is the frontrunner at two-to-one odds with Austin and Boston as the initial runners-up. The decision, according to Amazon, will be announced early 2018.

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