Atlanta Sporting Diverse Cool New Developments
High modernism and top corporate headquarters highlight new Atlanta projects. Porche North America Headquarters is now open at the ATL, with foodie restaurant inside. Nearby, the ATL Airport Aerotropolis plans futuristic hotel, offices, and $430M upgrades to the main terminal.
Office development is the latest boom, with the new NCR headquarters and others near Midtown’s Technology Square; Buckhead, as well as Cobb & Perimeter have massive developments under construction. Mercedes-Benz USA headquarters’ new design is forthcoming.
Of course apartment development is reaching Warp 7 all over the metro, we’ll touch on only a few timely examples.
Also, condo construction is coming back. We’ll see the best new design.
Rounding out today’s post will be sports, hotel and retail project news.
Porsche Open, Atlanta Aerotropolis, ATL airport plans:
The Atlanta Hartsfield Jackson International Airport will get a $430 million renovation of all of the main areas which have not been renovated recently, including the Main Terminal Atrium, which will have more natural sunlight and offer a park-like setting– with many more charging outlets. Also, modern glass awning structures will protect visitors at all entrances from sun, ice and rain.
Surrounding the world’s busiest airport, plans are being made to turn the entire area into a new city: Atlanta Aerotropolis.
More Office Projects:
NCR Headquarters & Technology Square at Midtown
Perimeter Center will sport the new Mercedes-Benz North America corporate headquarters, although no renderings are yet available. Also, State Farm Headquarters is under construction, as well as many other planned offices, new parks and mixed use buildings planned in the Perimeter area with it’s access to MARTA.
The heavy-rail transit plans an extension to Roswell and Alpharetta communities which are re-building their suburban town centers as more urban city centers and mixed-use communities.
Apartments gone wild:
Atlanta being one of the most affordable major cities in the States, it’s apartment-building speed is approaching Warp-7. Scores of projects are under construction, approved, or proposed including 45-story, 51-story, and 65 story towers.
And Atlanta’s Best New Condo Design:
Major Sports, Retail, Hotels:
Atlanta has recently announced their MLS Atlanta United Football Club which will play at the new $1.5B Atlanta Stadium, and practice at the new $30M Atlanta United FC Practice Complex on Memorial Drive Dekalb County, Atlanta.