Dunwoody is located just minutes from downtown Atlanta in northern DeKalb County. This picturesque community features some of the metro area’s best dining, shopping, schools and recreation. Dunwoody became incorporated as a city in late 2008, however the area was originally settled in the 1800′s. There are approximately 33,000 residents living here, in what is now the third wealthiest city in Georgia. Seemingly carved out of the forest, Dunwoody neighborhoods typically offer woodsy backyards and natural beauty is ever-present.
Dunwoody is known for its close proximity to major interstates, Perimeter Mall commercial district and top-ranked local schools. Dunwoody offers residents a strong community spirit and is one of today’s most desirable cities to live in in the entire metro Atlanta area.
Three of the most popular neighborhoods in Dunwoody are Dunwoody Club Forest, Redfield and Hidden Branches. Dunwoody Club Forest features many grand, brick two-story homes with large yards and two and three car garages. This neighborhood is within walking distance to Dunwoody Country Club. It is a family neighborhood located in a very serene and quiet area of Dunwoody, surrounded by plenty of natural beauty. Redfield is another family-friendly subdivision within the award-winning Austin Elementary School District. Redfield is close to the Perimeter Mall area, which features a wide variety of great shops and restaurants. In Hidden Branches you will find single family homes for sale that offer private backyards – ideal for children, pets and entertaining. All Dunwoody neighborhoods are convenient to major highways such as I-285 and GA 400.
The Spruill Center for the Arts is home to the Dunwoody Stage Door Players theater as well as educational facilities and an art gallery. Brook Run Park offers fun for all ages with different areas with equipment designed for young and old alike. Dog lovers really appreciate the Brook Run Dog Park, one of the largest off-leash dog parks in the Atlanta area. Golf lovers take advantage of the many golf courses around Dunwoody, including the Dunwoody Country Club championship course.
Dunwoody is fortunate to have a highly desirable real estate market with stable resale values. It offers residents a serene, suburban atmosphere even though it is close to metro Atlanta. It has a terrific reputation for safety, multiple parks to enjoy, and a tight-knit community feel as well as all of the amenities offered by a “big city.” Dunwoody is a great example of how a traditional suburb successfully evolves into a city in its own right. Visit Dunwoody yourself to experience its unique blend of old and new!