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During self-quarantine, gather the family for these Atlanta home maintenance tasks

Perfect for kids of all ages, this to-do list covers those items (and others) you finally have time for.

Amid uncertain market, Midtown’s largest new condo building announces completion

Marketing officials call the Juniper Street location paramount.

Photos: Replacing historic recording studio, downtown’s Margaritaville tower is on the rise

The Jimmy Buffett-branded high-rise is expected to feature timeshare units and a 14,000-square-foot restaurant.

Atlanta’s development boom cleared to continue during coronavirus pandemic

A comma error almost signaled a snag in the city’s growth spurt, it seems.

As coronavirus impacts home showings, Atlanta real estate market takes a hit, adjusts

Despite coronavirus concerns, more than four dozen listings have appeared in Atlanta alone in the past 24 hours.

As ridership plummets, MARTA weighs fare adjustments, credit options for transit users

The coronavirus outbreak is forcing Atlantans indoors, and transit officials say slimmer services could result.

New doc chronicles the downfall, communal resolve of Atlanta’s notorious ‘Little Vietnam’

Unflinching PBS documentary "East Lake Meadows: A Public Housing Story" was produced by Ken Burns.

Photos: Music legend Kenny Rogers’s greatest home real estate hits around Atlanta

The late crooner and longtime Georgian knew when to hold ’em and when to fold ’em, you might say.

Random acts of neighborly kindness, solidarity abound in Atlanta right now

Despite coronavirus restrictions, one Decatur boy had a birthday surprise for the ages.

How the city’s new ‘stay at home’ order will—and won’t—affect your life

Mayor Bottoms’s mandate doesn’t apply to the Atlanta Beltline, parks, or takeout restaurants.

Mayor issues warning: Stay apart from each other, or Beltline, parks could close

To thwart the novel coronavirus, a stay-at-home order is possible, as closure of all bars, restaurants, and gyms is mandated.

Underground developer has yet to secure permits for construction at downtown site

With coronavirus precautions frustrating the city’s permitting processes, it’s unclear when cranes might ascend over the downtown site.

With coronavirus concerns, canceled festivals suggest a bizarrely un-Atlanta spring

On the bright side, could locals find their own ways to welcome the changing of seasons?

These Atlanta-based live webcams will help us all survive coronavirus cabin fever

Virtual video escapes from around the ATL.

Despite pushback, Poncey-Highland residents elect to create historic district

The move could ultimately protect older buildings from the wrecking ball.

Officials, locals help Atlantans with rent and mortgage amid coronavirus outbreak

Organizations are assisting hourly employees and others with payments, but resources are spread thin.

How coronavirus impact could permanently change the way Atlantans commute

"This is a tipping point for teleworking."

Facebook inks deal for space at Atlantic Station's new timber-framed office stack

The social media colossus will expand its local footprint at a time when tech jobs are flowing into Midtown.

Can Atlanta’s development boom proceed as coronavirus shuts city down?

Homebuilder: "If this lasts more than a few weeks, it’ll be challenging for all in the industry"

Like road traffic, Atlanta transit ridership is plummeting amid social distancing efforts

MARTA remains fully operational but is taking a hit among business and office closures.

Renderings: Flanked by film studio, Pinewood Forest set to debut latest retail, office piece

In the works are four stories of reclaimed brick from the 1800s.

‘A good time to wait’ or not? Experts weigh in on Atlanta homebuying as coronavirus looms

"Atlanta’s real estate market was relatively robust coming into this crisis, so there’s no reason to think the recovery will not be robust."

This is what Atlanta rush-hour traffic looks like amid coronavirus restrictions

A trip from downtown to Buckhead, and back, illustrates the impact of workplace changes.

South of downtown, newly built home sells for $412K, sets Pittsburgh record

Two master bedrooms must have done the trick.

Atlantans asked to not gather in groups exceeding 50 as coronavirus precaution

Social distancing measures weren’t universally obliged on a festive, temperate weekend.

Renderings: Near PATH400 and MARTA, 218 hotel rooms bound for Buckhead

Construction could kick off next month, barring any snags.

How COVID-19 could impact the metro Atlanta housing market

Meanwhile, with the advent of spring, are house parties and home barbecues a good idea?

Renderings: South of Atlanta, movie studio that anchors growing mini-city set to expand

Look for sleek new Pinewood Atlanta Studios offices designed for making films.

Self-driving e-scooters to make debut in Peachtree Corners (yes, SELF-driving)

Could scooters that park themselves—however bizarre it looks—help fix Atlanta’s e-scooter woes?

How Atlanta is bracing for impact as novel coronavirus, fears spread

The city’s long-hyped NCAA Final Four isn’t happening, and Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms has created a Coronavirus Pandemic Coordination Team.

Fresh renderings: 34-story mixed-use project, residences bound for Midtown

How the subdistrict’s latest development pieces are planned to fit.

Plans for tunnel-closing ‘Krog Masquerade’ party stoke uproar in Cabbagetown

When organizers planned a similar soiree in 2014, locals retaliated.

Study: Atlanta’s Connector is country’s fifth most congested corridor

According to the Global Traffic Scorecard, Atlanta scored worse overall—shockingly—than last year.

Dunwoody’s aging, long-vacant Gold Kist HQ to get new lease on life

Expect a creative corporate campus and possibly more where Clint Eastwood filmed scenes for "Richard Jewell."

Tyler Perry aims to score more Fort McPherson acreage for entertainment district

The Atlanta film mogul’s latest vision calls for restaurants, a concert hall, theater houses, and public tours.

Report: Surge in Midtown visitors underscores subdistrict’s explosive growth

An estimated seven million people ventured through the area in 2019—and half went to Piedmont Park.

First look: More residential development bound for Beltline district in Old Fourth Ward

Construction could kick off at a site fronting Historic Fourth Ward Park this year, developers say.

34-story mixed-use complex proposed for prominent Midtown corner on Peachtree

Also on tap: plans for new residences to join Crescent Avenue eateries.

Images: MARTA’s refreshed Arts Center stop, and more station upgrades to follow

Expect an overhaul at the Airport station to kick off in coming weeks, with a Five Points redo down the line.