The neighborhood of Buckhead Forest is part of the city of Atlanta, Georgia.
Buckhead Forest is a great neighborhood for home buyers who enjoy both indoor and outdoor activities. Even though the ambience is not the most lively in this area with the bars in nearby neighborhoods, it is very easy to find a place to grab a drink because they are generally located very close by. On the other hand, although this part of Atlanta is not home to any public green spaces, parks are especially well-located in nearby neighborhoods, which makes it easy to access them.
Roughly 40% of properties in Buckhead Forest were built since the year 2000, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1960s. The predominance of large apartment buildings in the housing stock of this part of Atlanta is an important part of its character. Renters occupy roughly 60% of the dwellings in Buckhead Forest while the rest are occupied by owners. This neighborhood offers mainly one bedroom and two bedroom homes.
Locals will welcome that wherever their home is situated in Buckhead Forest, primary schools are nearby. On the other hand, this part of the city does not contain any high schools. With respect to eating, a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a short walk away in Buckhead Forest. Likewise, there is typically a restaurant or cafe just around the corner, for example on Roswell Road. A very good selection of clothing stores can also be found within a short walking distance.
Most houses for sale in this part of the city are located in places that are reasonably well-suited for traveling on foot; most daily needs are very convenient to carry out without the use of a car, and plenty of businesses are nearby. The public transit network in this neighborhood is somewhat poor. Nonetheless, property owners are served by a few bus lines, and most residences are very close to a bus stop. On the other hand, this part of Atlanta is very car friendly. It is especially convenient to access a place to park.