Connecting People & Progress

The Atlanta BeltLine is a unique and ambitious public project that aims to connect 45 neighborhoods in the City of Atlanta through trails, transit, greenspace, economic development, and housing. Affordable housing is a critical component the program.

Goals

Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. has a goal to create or preserve 5,600 units of affordable and workforce housing by 2030.

Housing Accomplishments

Between 2006 and April 2022, Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. has achieved:

  • 3,100 affordable units in TAD supported by ABI, Invest Atlanta, Atlanta Housing Authority, Georgia Dept. of Community Affairs, City of Atlanta, and/or Development Authority of Fulton County.
  • 1,655 affordable units in Planning Area (outside the TAD and within 0.5 miles of the Atlanta BeltLine) supported by ABI, Invest Atlanta, Atlanta Housing Authority, Dept. of Community Affairs, and Development Authority of Fulton County.

Together, these units represent 4,755 affordable homes within walking distance of the Atlanta BeltLine.


Affordable Housing Pipeline

As of June 2022, 147 affordable units are in the publicly announced pipeline. This means the units have anticipated closing dates, but have not yet gone into development. As they close, the units shift to be counted under affordable units created or preserved as noted above.

DevelopmentAddressNeighborhoodDevelopersClosingAffordability
1091/1095 Tucker Avenue1091 Tucker Avenue
Atlanta, GA 30310
Oakland CityAtlanta Land Trust and
Intown Builders, LLC
Anticipated Q3 2022Permanently Affordable Homes
80% AMI- 13 Units, 100%-16 units, Market-7
1055 Arden1055 Arden Ave SW
Atlanta. GA 30310
Prestwick/ANDPAnticipated Q3 202250%-28 units, 60%-20 units, Market-10
1024 Donnelly1024 Donnelly Avenue, Atlanta, GA 30310Atlanta Land Trust and CityScape Housing
Anticipated Q4 2022
Permanently Affordable Homes
60%-6 units, 80%-7 units, 100%-8 units, Market-21
Development Authority of Fulton County (DAFC) Tax/Tax-Exempt Bond Program
1246 Allene Owner, LP1246 Allene Avenue
Atlanta, GA
RangeWater Real EstateProjected closing Q4 202280%-49, Market-274

City of Atlanta’s Inclusionary Zoning Ordinance: BeltLine Overlay District

As a direct result of the IZ ordinance, in the BeltLine Overlay District, market rate, multifamily properties in the BeltLine Overlay include affordable units.

DevelopmentAddressAffordability
Link Apartments 730 Glenwood Ave, NE 38 affordable units at 80% AMI
The Maverick, Phase I 72 Milton Ave, SE 48 affordable units at 80% AMI
The Maverick, Phase II72 Milton Ave, SE 17 affordable units at 80% AMI (under construction)
The Skylark1099 Boulevard, SE48 affordable units at 80% AMI
Alton East 777 Memorial Drive #700038 units at 80% AMI
Aspire Westside900 Joseph E. Lowery Blvd26 units at 80% AMI
Verge Apartments125 Milton Ave47 units at 80% AMI (under construction)
Novel West Midtown1330 Fairmont Ave34 units at 60% AMI (under construction)
Fairfield Piedmont1944 Piedmont Ave59 units at 60% AMI (under construction)


Our Partners

Affordable housing along the Atlanta BeltLine is a shared effort and is only possible with the help of partners.