Michael Tavani of ScoutMob plans Atlanta incubator at Ponce City Market

Ponce City Market Midtown Atlanta

See on Scoop.it – Midtown Atlanta Conversations and Condos Michael Tavani says Atlanta has great big consumer brands, but lags in the startup game. He aims to help change that with a startup incubator near such iconic offices as Coca-Cola’s headquarters.   Thom Abbott‘s insight: Midtown Atlanta is indeed the tech spot of Atlanta! By […]

Boozy ‘Golf Entertainment Complex’ Slated For Westside

Midtown West

See on Scoop.it – Midtown Atlanta Conversations and Condos Its first Atlanta-area location hasn’t even opened yet, and Top Golf — a “golf entertainment complex” offering food and booze — is…   Thom Abbott‘s insight: I’ve driven by this site for years….thinking…when will it become something? A golf entertainment complex? That could prove interesting! See […]

Step inside the Clermont Hotel

Clermont Hotel Ponce De Leon Avenue Atlanta

See on Scoop.it – Midtown Atlanta Conversations and Condos For nearly nine decades, the Clermont Hotel has accommodated everyone from white-collar workers to prostitutes under a single roof at 789 Ponce de Leon Ave.   Thom Abbott‘s insight: It certainly will be exciting to see what they turn this former gem into! The photos look […]

Netsolace Opens Midtown Atlanta Engineering Center


Wallingford, CT- based Netsolace will open a Midtown Atlanta Engineering Center at Atlantic Station in February.  Netsolace develops software that helps franchisors increase the productivity and efficiency of their franchisees. The suite, delivered via an annual subscription service, includes workforce training, point-of-sale, auditing and compliance, lead management and digital signage software. Netsolace will lease a […]

athenahealth to Create 500 new jobs at Ponce City Market in Midtown Atlanta

athenahealth signs at Ponce City Market

ATLANTA (AP) — A health care information technology company is planning to create 500 jobs in Atlanta, officials announced Monday. Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal said athenahealth is making a $10.8 investment as part of its expansion and plans to occupy 75,000 square feet of Ponce City Market in Midtown Atlanta. The Watertown, Mass.-based company is the first major office […]

Viewpoint Midtown Atlanta To Get Retail Enhancements and New Neighbor

Retail Space on Peachtree Street Midtown Atlanta

  Earlier this week, I attended the Design Review Committee (DRC) Meeting of the Midtown Alliance. This group is the first stopping point for developers looking to bring new projects or make major modifications to existing ones. In my past involvement with the Midtown Neighbors’ Association Board (we additionally reviewed projects but after they had […]

Where is Main Street in Atlanta? Do You Know?

Where Is Main Street in Atlanta GA

If you’ve lived in Atlanta for more than a week, you know that Atlanta is all about naming streets Peachtree Something. But, Where is Main Street in Atlanta? Do You Know? The street naming in Atlanta gets downright confusing….are we on Peachtree Street, Peachtree Road, Peachtree Industrial Blvd, or Peachtree Parkway? (That is how many […]

Can you Eat and/or Drink For a $1 in The ATL?


Who isn’t looking for a way to stretch the dollar bills in your wallet or purse? So the question is, Can You Eat and/or Drink For $1 in Atlanta? The answer would be…..Y-E-S!! Where Can You Eat and Drink for $1 in Atlanta Some mornings, I get sort of sucked into social media. I’m sure […]

Ten 10th Street Faces Loan Troubles

Ten 10th Street Loan Facing Default

While we all like to hear good news, it’s important to keep it all in perspective. And loan problems are not just faced by residential home owners. Commercial properties have their challenges too. The Atlanta Business Chronicle reported this week that Ten 10th Street has a $71.4 Million loan secured by the 13-story building, known as […]

Firehouse Subs shutters Midtown store

FireHouse Subs Closes September 2012

See on Scoop.it – Midtown Atlanta Conversations and Condos Another Midtown Restaurant has served its last meal, or in this case, pie. Firehouse Subs, located in the retail portion of Spire Midtown Atlanta has closed. Bummer. They had good pizza. See on whatnowatlanta.com Thom AbbottI’m a real estate broker living and selling the Midtown Atlanta […]