Treehouses approved as residences, businesses in Fayetteville

Treehouses approved as residences, businesses in Fayetteville

City changes rules to allow you to live in canopy or ‘tiny homes’ Want to live in a treehouse? Then come to Fayetteville, specifically to Pinewood Forest. The Fayetteville City Council on March 15 approved revisions to the Pinewood Forest development agreement dealing with the size and number of accessory buildings on residential lots and […]

15-home rezoning on 6.5 acres approved for Senoia Rd. in Peachtree City

15-home rezoning on 6.5 acres approved for Senoia Rd. in Peachtree City

A proposal to rezone 6.5 acres on Senoia Road from AR (agricultural reserve) to LUR (limited-use residential) was approved March 15 by the Peachtree City Council. Situated on 6.5 acres (above map), the request by developer Chadwick Homes and project representative Jerry Peterson proposed 16 lots that are 60 feet in width and 100 feet […]

Piedmont Fayette Hospital expands with wellness center at Pinewood Forest

Piedmont Fayette Hospital expands with wellness center at Pinewood Forest

Groundbreaking ceremonies held March 16 for the Piedmont Wellness Center at Pinewood Forest in Fayetteville will soon lead to the construction of a 60,000 sq. ft. medically-integrated wellness center that will be open to the public. Above, March 16 groundbreaking activities for the Piedmont Wellness Center at Pinewood Forest in Fayetteville included, from left, Pace […]

36 acres on North Hwy. 85 gets commercial-residential zoning

36 acres on North Hwy. 85 gets commercial-residential zoning

A proposal to rezone approximately 36 acres on Ga. Highway 85 North in Fayetteville for commercial and residential uses received unanimous approval from the Fayetteville City Council at the March 15 meeting. Above, the Fayetteville City Council hears a presentation. Photo/Ben Nelms. Currently zoned single-family residential, C-3 (highway commercial), rezoning was approved for the commercial […]

West Fayetteville may get brewery, hotel, theater, 260 homes

West Fayetteville may get brewery, hotel, theater, 260 homes

Mixed retail-residential development slated for 153 acres at junction of Hwy. 54 and Sandy Creek Road There is yet another residential and commercial development wanting to locate in Fayetteville. Folia Crossroads, a mixed-use development along Ga. Highway 54 West and South Sandy Creek Road and bordering Lake Bennett, is proposing 260 detached homes, 100,000 sq. […]

Last industrial land on Peachtree City’s northside may go for homes

Last industrial land on Peachtree City’s northside may go for homes

One of the remaining industrial-zoned properties on Peachtree City’s northwest side will soon be up for consideration to have the zoning changed to residential. Above, members of the Peachtree City Planning Commission include, from left, commissioners J.T. Rabun and Jack Bernard, Chairman Frank Destadio, and commissioners Paul Gresham and Lisa Curtis. Photo/Ben Nelms. A non-voting […]

Purchase of Brandywine apartments to bring $540,000 in renovations

Purchase of Brandywine apartments to bring $540,000 in renovations

Brandywine at Lafayette Apartments in Fayetteville has been purchased by Texas real estate company Napali Capital. The company cited the city’s consistent economic and population growth as reasons for the purchase. “Brandywine at Lafayette is a quality asset in an area of consistent economic and population growth,” said Napali Capital co-founder and Managing Partner Thomas Black. “And since […]

Plans submitted for Pinewood Forest wellness center, retail, eateries, apartments and parking decks

Plans submitted for Pinewood Forest wellness center, retail, eateries, apartments and parking decks

Preliminary plats for three of the 13 Village Square parcels at Pinewood Forest were unanimously approved at Feb. 27 meeting of the Fayetteville Planning and Zoning Commission. Developments planned for the parcels include retail, restaurants, apartments and the Piedmont Wellness Center. Above, Rick Halbert, Pinewood Forest representative, at the Fayetteville Council meeting. Photo/Ben Nelms. Pinewood […]

Fayetteville planners hear plans for headquarters for refrigeration firm moving from PTC

Fayetteville planners hear plans for headquarters for refrigeration firm moving from PTC

A planned headquarters for commercial refrigeration and cold storage firm Cool Runnings International (CRI) was discussed at the Feb. 27 meeting of the Fayetteville Planning and Zoning Commission. For discussion purposes only, CRI will return in March to have the project considered. The project calls for a planned 3-story corporate office and a warehouse, situated […]