Atlanta is the most populous city in the State of Georgia. It is also a tourist center and the economic base for most of Georgia’s businesses. This eastern section is often simply referred to as East Atlanta. It is bordered on the west by Midtown Atlanta and Downtown Atlanta.
It is best known for having the most lively nightlife in Atlanta with great clubs, eateries, theaters and sophisticated and original art galleries and museums. East Atlanta also has some great notable landmarks and attractions which include Stone Mountain Industrial Park, Royal Atlanta Business Park, Tucker Recreation Center, Southland Country Club, Stone Mountain Golf Club, Mystery Valley Golf Course and Lucious Sanders Recreation Center among dozens others.
Consequently, East Atlanta is a marvelous place to call home for potential homeowners, the houses here range from historic renovated homes to modern feats of architecture. It also has several friendly neighborhoods which include but are not limited to East Lake, Edgewood, Candler Park, Kirkwood, Summerhill, Inman Park, Atkins Park and Reynolds Town. Likewise, the houses here are well built and manned by talented realtors and builders.
It also has some great shopping areas like Boulevard Walk, Brockett Plaza, Cofer Crossing, Town Square Shopping Center, Deshon Plaza, Mountain East Shopping Center, Eastmont Shopping Center, Lithonia Plaza and Redan Mercado shopping center which offer quality goods and designer brands.
Parks like Tucker Park, Henderson Park, Montreal Park, Kelley C. Cofer Park, Silver Hill Park, Lithonia Community Park and Emmie Smith County Park open up opportunities for various outdoor activities from simple walking, running and jogging to rigorous sporting.
As for lakes and rivers there are Burns Lake, Lake Erin, Twin Brothers Lake, Lake Ivanhoe, Little Stone Mountain Creek, Pine Mountain Creek, Crooked Creek and Johnson Creek and these are just a few of a multitude.
Some of the best schools found in East Atlanta are Midvale Elementary School, Brockett Elementary School, Stephenson Middle School, Smoke Rise Elementary School, Lithonia High and Middle School, Towers High School and Snapfinger Elementary School among other quality institutions.