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Holidays at Home in Midtown

Even as Thanksgiving approaches fast, there still may be time to celebrate your holidays at home in Midtown, surrounded by the setting of the finest contemporary design and the most vibrant slice of Atlanta’s famous Midtown vibe. A seller incentive of $20,000 to buy down rates, for closing costs, or for HOA dues, makes the opportunity now greater than ever at J5. For those who envision the sparkle of holidays among the luxury condos in Atlanta, GA, and in the incomparable energy of Midtown, the opportunity now is greater than ever. Traditions in the Making…

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Where We Measure our Winter in Weeks

Many of us who live in the luxury condos in Atlanta, Georgia, never lose sight of how fortunate we are to live in a city that measures its winters in weeks rather than months. Most of us have friends who’ve been hit hard up north with chill, winds, and snow. We know a fabulous men’s clothing store that moved from the northeast and gave up even stocking the kind of coat you wear over a city suit – a cashmere or camel-hair topcoat with lapels. It was not the rise of more casual office wear,…

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When Design Conquers All

Some of our friends are almost embarrassed how easily they navigated the disruptions of the past couple of years. Some serious events were sewn in many Atlanta households. Our hearts – and our service and support – go out to these neighbors. At the same time, there has been a powerful question of what made the difference among those of our friends and associates who weathered the pandemic with flying colors. Here among the luxury condos in Atlanta, GA, much of the answer has to do with design. When home was transformed from a hub…

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Shelter in Place

A thoughtful exhibit opening now at the High Museum is titled, “Shelter in Place.” Based on the new perspective of home that people gained over the past two years, “Shelter in Place” immediately separates its title from the alarming connotations it might have taken on as a response to safety and health precautions. Instead, artist Stephen Burks was prompted by the pandemic to ask questions of how the home can be more deeply cultivated as a place of comfort – and at the same time become a preferred locale for creation and productivity. Design is…

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Our Work Lives Have Changed

These past few years have led many of us to this realization: We can successfully work from home without our careers or businesses turning upside down. This lightbulb moment has inspired beneficial changes in how we work and has brought awareness to the importance of maintaining work-life balance. When we work from home, we can have the quiet we need for focusing and staying productive. And when we work from home, we are more able to notice our personal needs – due to less distractions – and make necessary changes to meet them, even if…

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Where the Arts Thrive

Today, where conflict and division swell around us, there is still one thing we all can agree on: Life would be dull without the attractive magic of the imagination and creativity of the arts. Art, whether it’s theater, music, literature, or something else, plants meaning and beauty into our lives. When life seems plain, creativity can spice it up. When life looks bleak, art can give us solace, hope, and joy. And when life feels characterized by division, art can bring us together despite differences. When living at J5, we can enter this freeing and…

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A Location for Fun Weekends

In other words, Atlanta is the ideal place to work hard and play harder. And with J5 as our home, we can have it all. Atlanta is a hub of innovation and growth here in the South – a competitive metro for advancing in our fields and propelling ourselves into the future. This great city, however, has something else just as notable going on: It offers countless ways for having an amazing weekend. A Glimpse of What Could Be Imagine this: We’re waking up early on a Saturday morning after a long week of meeting…

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Bon Appétit!

Food. It’s what we love. It’s what we need. And it’s what we crave in all experiences of life. Some days we can’t wait to be home so we can sip on wine and nibble on chocolates while watching our favorite shows or staring out into the cityscape of Midtown Atlanta. Other days, we just want a juicy slab of steak with savory sides of seasoned, roasted vegetables and potatoes to feel a sense of wholesome and nourishing joy entering our bodies. And sometimes we want to rush out into the city life surrounding us…

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Pleasant Simplicity in the City

We all know that feeling we get at the end of a busy week: An energetic craving to take control of the weekend and turn it into everything we’ve dreamed of while working. Sleep in without a care in the world? Yes, please! Eat some mouthwatering meals? Absolutely! Find relaxing spots to hang out? Let’s go! Capture beautiful moments in the city? Count us in! After staring into our screens and meeting numerous deadlines, we’re just ready for a different pace that leads from one enjoyable experience to the next. Luckily, we can have that…

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Reach for Something New

At various points in our lives, we can find ourselves feeling a sudden, invigorating urge, one that calls us to pursue one of our most exciting options in life: change. Maybe this fresh desire points us toward a fruitful business opportunity. Maybe it reminds us to create a more fulfilling sense of balance in our lives. Maybe it guides us to a new home where we can unlock all the possibilities of a new location for creating a new way of life. Or maybe it’s all of these wants, and more. At J5 in Midtown,…

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