Community Development

Key Staff Focused on Housing, Real Estate and Innovation Join Team IA

The Invest Atlanta team is growing! Robert Lumpris is our new Vice President of Housing & Real Estate Services, and Noelle London will be taking overthe Manager of Innovation and Entrepreneurship position. Robert Lumpris joins the Community Development team in a newly created role tasked with implementing our increasing portfolio of housing finance programs as well as… Read more

Invest Atlanta Supports Projects Key to City’s Past, Present, and Future

At their July meeting, the Invest Atlanta Board of Directors authorized seven Eastside TAD grants totaling $27.4 million. Once finalized, this funding will support projects that honor Atlanta's past through the rehabilitation of key historic assets, while also strengthening the city’s economy for the future. In total, the seven projects these grants support will create 3,456 new full-time jobs, attract $486.7 million… Read more

Invest Atlanta Hosts Inaugural Westside Housing Fair

The first-ever Westside Housing Fair, held on Saturday, July 22 at the Hollis Innovation Academy, offered residents valuable housing information from Invest Atlanta and our partners, as well as prizes and fun activities for the entire family. The partners participating at the Fair provided valuable insights to attendees, whether they currently rent, already own a home,… Read more

Executive Corner: GPTC’s Preisinger On the Emory Proton Therapy Center

Ashley Preisinger, President of the Georgia Proton Treatment Center, recently visited Invest Atlanta's Executive Corner to discuss the benefits of proton therapy treatment, why they chose to build a facility in Midtown Atlanta, and how Invest Atlanta and the City of Atlanta have supported this effort. Take a look: In July, the Emory Proton Therapy Center's… Read more