Living in Brookhaven, GA

While still considered a “new city” because it was only officially incorporated in 2012, Brookhaven is rich with the iconic, historical southern charm of Atlanta. The school systems (both private and public) are good, hence Brookhaven does attract a lot of families. The other huge draw for Brookhaven is the short drive that it offers into Downtown Atlanta.

“Brookhaven is a great size. It checks a lot of boxes with regard to amenities, location and real estate options. It’s size also lends itself to a real community feel that can get lost in other Atlanta markets”, says Sarah.

Brookhaven has also managed to have created a harmonious balance of urban and suburban. This Urban Suburban Mix offers a sort of best of the both worlds and make it a great place to live. In fact, Brookhaven is widely considered to be one of the best
possible places to live in Georgia.

Where is Brookhaven?

Located in Dekalb County, with a population of 53,819 people and stretching over 12 square miles, Brookhaven’s location is a huge draw. Bordered by I-285 to the north, Peachtree Dunwoody Road to the west, Clairmont and Chamblee Dunwoody Roads to the east, and I-85 to the south, residents can easily access any direction for work or play. Surrounded by Buckhead, Sandy Springs, the Perimeter and a culturally rich Chamblee area, residents enjoy plentiful shopping and dining options as well as
convenient access to well over a dozen area parks.

Who lives in Brookhaven?

Brookhaven hosts a significant mix of people including older people who have live there for years. However, it is predominately made up of families and young professionals.

What types of homes are in Brookhaven?

The choices are nearly limitless. Ranging from pre-war bungalows and cottages to multi-million-dollar estate homes and trendy loft conversion buildings.

Town Center in Brookhaven is a state-of-the-art-mixed use development offering residents virtually everything they could want. Check out Sara and Lisa’s Listings and Features page to view several current listings and featured properties.

How are shopping and entertainment in Brookhaven?

In Brookhaven bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks are plentiful. Top favorites are Arnetttes and Secreto Southern Kitchen.

As for parks and recreation, Brookhaven has a vibrant park system with plenty programs for adults and children. You can learn more, including details on the wildly popular Cherry Blossom Festival.

Contact Sarah and Lisa of Chatel Group today, they have represented multiple buyers and sellers in Brookhaven and would love to represent you!

For more information about Brookhaven, visit the Brookhaven City Website.