Nestled within Dekalb County, Brookhaven offers a number of spacious parks and shopping opportunities. Only minutes from Phipps Plaza and Lenox mall, residents of Brookhaven enjoy the affluent feel of country club living with the convenience of the city life. Brookhaven village, located in the historic district of the city, offers a small-town feel providing loft-style housing, quaint boutiques, unique pubs, and eateries.
The city of Brookhaven centers itself around the notable and historic Capital City Club, a large 18 hole golf course and country club founded in 1883. Brookhaven began as a resort community for wealthy Atlantans who built summer cottages around the golf course. While currently unincorporated, plans to make it the largest city within Dekalb County are underway.
Brookhaven also houses two notable post-secondary schools, Oglethorpe and Georgia State University among a number of public elementary and secondary school options. Whether you are looking for a home in the upscale historic area or finding a home in the outskirts of Atlanta, Brookhaven has a number of housing options to meet your needs.