First phase of renovations unveiled at Peachtree Center
Peachtree Center in Downtown has completed the first phase of a massive renovation that transformed the mixed-use development’s three-story retail center and outdoor courtyard. The revamped spaces have been rebranded as The Hub and The Plaza, respectively.
‘Here we cook for your soul:’ Mediterranean restaurant is go-to for downtown diners
Pop by Peachtree Center during lunch hour, and you’ll find a line wrapping around the entrance to Aviva by Kameel. The line is proof of Aviva by Kameel’s popularity but if you need to be further swayed, look for the welcoming presence of chef Kameel Srouji, often spotted among the waiting customers making small talk over samples of his house made soup of the day.
New 29-story Peachtree Center tower part of city’s affordable housing effort
A 29-story downtown Atlanta high-rise broke ground Thursday, with city leaders cheering the project for its focus on affordable housing. The $125 million tower will feature 345 apartments, including 70 affordable units that should be more attainable for working-class residents who may be struggling to pay increasing rents in the city.
Downtown Atlanta high-rise to have resort-style pool, affordable housing
A $125 million high-rise with a rooftop lounge is set to open in downtown Atlanta as early as 2021, the city’s economic development agency announced Thursday. Ascent Peachtree will sit atop the nine-level 161 Peachtree Center Avenue Garage and include a limited number of affordable housing units, according to the Invest Atlanta news release. Construction on the apartment project began Thursday.