Druid Hills Apartments and Real Estate
Druid Hills Atlanta is known for its million-dollar turn-of-the-century mansions. However, you don't need to be a millionaire to find a home here and enjoy all that this thriving village has to offer.
Because of its proximity to Emory University, Druid Hills has a number of apartment complexes and condominium communities. Stone Creek Apartments is a large, upscale apartment property offering one-, two- and three-bedroom units with rent ranging from about $900 to about $1,400 per month. Amenities include controlled access, a nature trail, fitness center and swimming pool with a cabana grill. Garages and storage units are also available.
Marquis of Druid Hills is another larger community with many features. Floor plans offered include one-, two- and three-bedroom units, and rent ranges from $928 to about $1,500 per month. Amenities include a swimming pool, tennis court, fitness center, private garages and gated access.
The Clairmont offers one- and two-bedroom apartments ranging from about $700 to $1,100 in rent per month. Amenities include two swimming pools, a fitness center, a car wash area and monitored alarm systems.
Gables Emory Point is a new mid-rise apartment complex offering luxury studio, one-, two- and three-bedroom units, with rent ranging from $1,300 to $2,300 per month. Amenities at this community, which is being built in two phases, include a swimming pool, gated access, a fitness center and two club lounges.
Druid Hills also has several condominium communities, with prices ranging from around $150,000 to $400,000. At Overlook at North Druid, a new community on N. Druid Hills Road, you can find a three-bedroom townhome for just under $400,000. Amenities include garages, brick and stone exteriors and a dog walk area.
The Clifton is condominium complex located near the university. The property is built in an old English design that offers one-bedroom condominiums for between $200,000 and $300,000. Amenities include gated access, a swimming pool, garage parking, a fitness center, and a club room.
Briarcliff Normandy is an established condominium community on Briarcliff Road near the university campus, you can find a two-bedroom unit for under $150,000. Amenities include a pool, and carports are sometimes available.
If you'd like to rent a condo, your best bet is to inquire at the properties in which you are interested. Average rent for a condo is about $1,500 per month.
If you have your heart set on a single-family home, you don't have to be a millionaire to afford Druid Hills. You can find homes in the $250,000 to $500,000 range, typically mid-century ranchers and split level homes. Many of these homes have already had upgrades, so there are some great opportunities to be found.