June 3, 2017

Atlanta’s Midtown district, overshadowed for years by the prestigious Buckhead neighborhood, is emerging as the city’s hottest office submarket.

“Atlanta has had a lot of suburban sprawl in the past,” said Craig Van Pelt, a director of research at JLL. “But now, employers are looking for talent and the younger talent wants to be in Midtown. There is a drive toward walkability, and Midtown offers that experience. It is something that has been absent in Atlanta. It feels like a sea change.” He added: “If you are going to look at where the center of gravity is, that has shifted south toward Midtown.”

Read the full article in Real Estate Alert


Craig Van Pelt

Director of Research, JLL

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