Exciting changes continue in Duluth! The Buford Highway Corridor road project is complete, Good Word Brew Pub is complete and open, Noona's Duluth is complete and open, Maple Street Biscuit is open, The District @ Duluth Apartment complex is now open and live able.   So much is happening and here are some updates on other ongoing projects.

The Village in Duluth (former Proctor Square) -
The Dunwoody-based developer Residential Group, LLC has acquired Proctor Square along with out parcels consisting of Duluth Corners, Georgia Cremation, and FM Appliance.   The eight-acre assemblage will become The Village in Duluth a 375 multi-family rental unit complex with 11 retail/office storefronts with connected living space above and two corner restaurant sites.  

The development will feature a wrapped parking deck accessible to the public on the first two levels, tree-lined boulevard with parallel parking, sidewalks, and public art sites.  The urban style units will be split 50/50 between one room and two bedroom units.   Estimated construction cost is $64,000,000.

Proctor Square was first constructed in 1973 on one of the highest points in Duluth.  It was the first true shopping center in Duluth and served the community well as it evolved over time.  Big Lots was the most recent anchor but left several years ago in response changing demographics. 

The Block/Parsons Alley (Downtown Duluth) - Parsons Alley is in full swing!  There are media outlets available for Duluth to keep up with Parsons Alley's latest information.  Visit the Parsons Alley Facebook page at (http's://, and our website ( for frequent updates.  New tenant information will be released shortly, so hang in there for the BIG reveal.  The Parsons Alley team is so excited to be a part of Duluth!  

Park @ Parsons (in front of Town Park Place) - Home South Communities ( has begun development on an exciting new luxury townhome community located within walking distance to the shops and restaurants in vibrant downtown Duluth.  The new community will consist of 36 beautiful townhomes featuring spacious 3 story brick designs that will each have a 2 car, rear entry garage. 

The Glens @ Sugarloaf - A new gated townhome development located at the end of Sugarloaf Parkway and Peachtree Industrial Boulevard. Please find the specifics here.

The Glens @ Cresswell -A new residential development also known as Cresswell Phase II located on Buford Highway. The development specifics can be found here.

Baxley Ridge II - Located on Buford Highway, this project currently has an active land disturbance permit and eventually will contain 19 new single family homes.

Rainbow Village Phase II - Located on Duluth Highway/Fox Street this project currently has an active land disturbance permit. This phase will include new residential units and a community center.

Friendship Baptist Church - Located on Church Street in the Hill Community this project currently has an active land disturbance permit. This project will consist of a new gymnasium/office building and two additional parking areas.