East Lake was a popular city destination for Atlanta’s well-to-do families in the early 1900s, when a group of men formed the Atlanta Athletic Club. Several years later this same club acquired land and developed what is now the renowned PGA East Lake Golf and Country Club – home course of legendary Bobby Jones. Today the community continues to thrive as a community of families, professionals and local businesses invested in the idea of a social responsibility and diverse intown living. Although East Lake has few restaurants and entertainment options, new residents are continuously attracted to the area because of its sense of community and convenient location.
Ready-to-be-renovated, post-war ranch homes, bungalows
Community of families, professionals and local businesses
Sense of community and convenient location
East Lake is the most Eastern of Intown Atlanta neighborhoods where available real estate includes an offering of renovated, and ready-to-be-renovated, post-war ranch homes, bungalows and Tudor cottages. ast Lake’s revitalization began in 1993 when a local charitable foundation purchased East Lake.
First-Time Homebuyers, Transplant Atlantans, New Graduates, Young Families. East Lake is great for those who love to get out and walk to parks – such as East Lake Park – and neighboring towns, plan a round of golf at PGA greens, and enjoy a cup of coffee or long chat with a neighbor at restaurants options.
Take a short stroll to My Coffee Shop and fall in love with their Amazing Basil Lemonade and enjoy fresh food. Walk a little farther and hang out with some friends over a good beer at Universal Joint in Oakhurst Square. Residents enjoy the renowned PGA East Lake Golf and Country Club, home course of legendary Bobby Jones.