Welcome to Historic Kirkwood

One of Intown Atlanta’s hottest neighborhoods for Craftsman bungalows and affordable new construction homes. Down-to-earth residents love being able to walk to parks, restaurants and the annual festivals. 

The Neighbors

Down-to-earth professionals, young families, singles and a few artists speckled into the mix.

You’ll Love

The restaurants, parks, pet-friendly businesses, historic homes and the sense of community.

What’s Nearby?

Oakhurst Village, Downtown Decatur, Bike PATH, Little Five Points, Edgewood Shopping Center and easy access to interstate.

Home Prices

Single family homes range between $110K and $600K. Average in mid $300s.

Located in between Oakhurst, East Lake, Candler Park and Edgewood, this highly sought-after Atlanta neighborhood has one of the hottest real estate markets.  More and more people are gravitating to Kirkwood, thanks to all the new restaurants, festivals, school improvements, and some charming, restored 1920s bungalows and new construction Craftsman homes.

The “Downtown Kirkwood” business district near the intersection of  Hosea Williams Drive and Howard Avenue offers a small collection of restaurants, pubs, coffee shops and locally-owned businesses that cater to people with children, pets and an interest in art. It’s the perfect gathering spot for residents.  The location also can’t be beat.  Kirkwood is less than a half mile from Interstate 20, 1.5 miles from Downtown Decatur and 10 miles (or about 15-18 minutes) from the Atlanta airport.

The demand for Kirkwood real estate is greater than ever, as home buyers seek the feeling of a tight-knit community with good schools, an active neighborhood association and easy access to almost everything Atlanta has to offer!

Kirkwood Real Estate & Neighborhood News

2067 Ridgedale Rd NE Atlanta GA 30317 | Kirkwood Home for Sale

Nest Atlanta Real Estate Group proudly presents… 2067 Ridgedale Rd NE :: Atlanta GA 30317 FMLS # 5800098  :::  Kirkwood Homes for Sale Nestled on one of the prettiest streets in Historic Kirkwood, this classic Craftsman Bungalow is filled with personality and charm. The rocking chair front porch greets you and once inside, your heart is sure to go pitter patter when you see the high ceilings, gleaming hardwoods and spacious living room with custom built-ins, fireplace and French doors that open into the 4th bedroom/office. The kitchen is sure to please the family chef, with plenty of storage/counter space, large center island, vibrant granite countertops and access to the large back deck… perfect for entertaining!  View more photos of 2067 Ridgedale Rd NE. Upstairs you’ll find a dreamy master retreat with sitting area, walk-in closet, laundry and en suite. If you need more storage space, there is a second walk-in closet and large attic storage area located at the top of the stairs. If you decide to make this your new “nest,” you’ll enjoy living in a well-maintained (and loved!) home, a peaceful fenced backyard and will be steps from Bessie Branham Park and just 2-3 blocks away from restaurants in Downtown Kirkwood. Welcome home! MORE PHOTOS OF 2067 RIDGEDALE >> Want to tour this Kirkwood home for sale?  Call anytime at 404-205-8600. . . More about 2067 Ridgedale Rd NE in Atlanta, GA Bedrooms – 4 Bathrooms – 2.5 Est Square Feet – 2,211 (per appraisal) Architectural style – Craftsman bungalow Kitchen features – large center island, granite countertops, stainless appliances (all included), pantry, plenty of storage...

2016 Kirkwood Atlanta Real Estate Market Report

Kirkwood Atlanta Real Estate Report for 2016 Every year that we report on the Kirkwood Atlanta real estate market, we are even more amazed at the growth.  Once again, we broke several records (average sales price, most expensive home sold, etc) and are thrilled to share these jaw-dropping sales stats with you. If you are currently a home owner in the fabulous Kirkwood neighborhood, please give yourself a BIG pat on the back — by investing in this neighborhood, you’ve not only built some serious equity in your home, you’ve also helped make Kirkwood one of the most sought-after communities in Atlanta!   KIRKWOOD HOME SALES Over the last six years, an average of 158 homes sold each year in Kirkwood.   In 2016, we experienced another big spike with 191 homes selling in Atlanta’s HOT Kirkwood neighborhood. 13% of the home sales were new construction (up from 9% in 2015) and there were at least as many recently renovated Kirkwood homes that sold this year. HOME PRICES We saw another BIG increase in the average single family home sales price and finished the year at $381,443.  That’s $46,000 HIGHER than 2015 (or 13.7% year over year). More interesting home value stats: The average sales price in Kirkwood has more than doubled from the  bottom of the market when the 2011 average sales price was only $180,000. From 2014 to 2016, the average single family home price rose $88,000 — that is more than a 30% increase in just TWO years! …. So if you purchased a $325,000 home two years ago, there is a good chance that it is currently worth about $410,000. 2015 home...

Kirkwood Home Sales & Real Estate Trends | Fall 2016

Kirkwood Home Sales & Real Estate Trends Q3 2016 (July-September) :: Presented by Nest Atlanta Real Estate Group Kirkwood is officially one of the hottest real estate markets in the Intown Atlanta area right now and once you see the Kirkwood home sales stats, we’re sure you’ll agree… and probably pat yourself on the back if you currently own a home in this charming neighborhood.  Take a peek below at the 3Q 2016 Kirkwood Home Sales & Real Estate Trends Report…. 3Q 2016 Kirkwood Home Sales Overview KIRKWOOD HOME SALES Over the last five years, an average of 43 single family homes sold in the 3rd quarter.   This year, 60 Kirkwood homes sold! On average, about 20 homes per month sell in Kirkwood.  Currently there are only 28 homes for sale, so inventory levels are VERY LOW.  The absorption rate is less than 1.5 months and a typical “balanced market” has about 6 months of inventory for sale at any given time. What does this mean to YOU?  Well, if you are a Kirkwood home owner that is thinking of selling your home in the next 3 to 9 months, you will be in one of the strongest seller’s markets we’ve seen in decades.  If you are thinking of buying a home in Kirkwood, be prepared for bidding wars and offering over the asking price.  Make sure you have a local real estate agent by your side who knows the Kirkwood real estate market well so they can advise you on the best offer strategy. ** Be sure to scroll down to the bottom of this post to sell all the homes...

Take a tour around Kirkwood

The heart of Downtown Kirkwood is the intersection of Hosea Williams Drive and Howard Avenue.  More and more restaurants and shops are opening every year, including coffee shops, bakeries, bistros, pubs and more.  You’ll usually see lots of Kirkwood residents walking with their dogs and/or strollers or sitting out on the patios enjoying brunch.  If you are new to the Atlanta or Kirkwood area, feel free to take a look around the neighborhood…

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