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Atlanta Federal Reserve released a report saying that Atlanta and the rest of the Southeast continue to experience "modest" growth. In particular, the Atlanta Fed observed that apartment construction remains “robust,” and commercial real estate brokers say demand has increased since the previous report.
The transportation industry, which moves the manufacturers’ materials and finished products, also reported increasing demand since the last report. Railroads reported increased shipments of “petroleum products; grain; and military, machinery, and transportation equipment.” Ports reported increased shipments and trucking companies reported growth.
Last Saturday, thousands of volunteers in Atlanta worked to help revitalize the community in more than 100 locations, including building a new playground designed by kids who are going to use it. The day kicked off with landscaping along Boulevard. "In Boulevard we're in four parks and over on the beltline, so we have thousands of volunteers out just making a difference in the community and volunteering,” said Hands on Atlanta President Gina Simpson.
No matter how many great new restaurants open, there are never enough great sandwiches available. Thankfully Atlanta's five best new sandwiches are here to help solve said problem. What better time than this weekend to try one (or all of them)? Click the link to check them out.
Five neighborhoods were selected by Zillow as the safest in Atlanta for trick-or-treaters on Halloween. They are upscale, safe for walking, have low crime rates and dense family-friendly populations. The five neighborhoods are Virginia Highland, Morningside/Lenox Park, Inman Park, Brookhaven, and Garden Hills.
Forget the beach, forget the mall, have a euphoric adventure at Atlanta's excellent food events this week! Negri Village, Greystone at Piedmont Park, and Sun In My Belly are just a few of the restaurants with exciting events lined up. Click the link for more information.
If you want to see large-scale productions then you have to visit Atlanta's Alliance Theatre. This year, a new stage version of the film, "Bull Durham" has already been produced, and there is plenty left in store for season ticket holders, including a revival of an old Southern favorite, a world premiere new musical, and a drama, among others.
Are you looking for the newest products and services for both inside and outside the home? Then better visit the Gwinnett Center this coming weekend. The Fall North Atlanta Home show is here until Sunday, Oct 12. Tickets are $7 for general admission, $6 for seniors 65 and older with an ID, $5 for military personnel with an ID, and free for children 12 and under. Tickets can be purchased at the door. For more information, visit atlantahomeshow.com or gwinnettcenter.com.
According to a CoreLogic report on Tuesday, Metro Atlanta home prices were up 9% in August, compared to the same month a year ago, despite a 0.1% decline during August of 2014. Atlanta home prices is tied with Dallas for the fourth-largest increase nationally. Home prices will go up 4.7% over the coming year, CoreLogic forecasts.
For the 2nd time in two years, the Atlanta lockout has canceled the opening of the season and at least the first few weeks of concerts. The season won’t resume til November at the earliest. One of the issues is the size of the orchestra. Further cutting the number of players, musicians contend, would compromise the quality of the institution.