Unique Homes - Attitudes

Consumer sentiments towards owning & buying real estate continue to evolve, along with the definition of luxury. Our President & CEO, Christa Huffstickler, talked with Unique Homes Magazine about these changes taking place in the market since the 2008 Recession.

Modern Luxury - Interiors Atlanta August 2018

Our CEO, Christa Huffstickler, spoke with  The Atlantan Modern Luxury  to discuss the changing definition of luxury. Discerning buyers of homes priced $1 Million and above have come to expect an enhanced luxury, urban lifestyle. Read all about it on p.129. 


Christa’s vast and varied experience in the marketing arena provides her a one-of-a-kind perspective, and her skills have proven to be invaluable in coaching and mentoring, helping to grow the businesses of her agents, implementing impactful digital marketing campaigns, facilitating project launches, creating innovative marketing campaigns, and executing exit strategy and onsite sales procedures..

Modern Midtown Atlanta condo boasts ‘million-dollar view’

Atlantic homeowner’s Larry & Julio Transformed their Atlantic home by  removing a third bedroom to fully embrace the city scene from the living area in their modern midtown condo. Their home also features a stunning art collection and baby grand piano. 

Luxury condo market booms in Atlanta

The market for townhomes and condominiums continues to be solid, with condos selling faster in 2017 than in 2016 despite low inventory, according to Engel & Völkers Atlanta’s annual market report. Between January and December of 2017, Atlanta townhome and condo sales increased by 37 percent, and the amount of days spent on the market dropped from 50 to 30.


Engel & Völkers, a major factor in my decision has a modern, tech-focused approach to real estate. Most buyers are taking the first step toward home ownership digitally and our website is often our first – and only – chance to make connections with clients and showcase our portfolio. Our platform is sleek, user-friendly and highly visual, and it’s an integral party of our marketing strategy.

Report: Atlanta condo sales heating up, especially in booming Midtown

Units around Midtown bagged almost 100 percent of asking price last year, according to new data. Despite hundreds of new for-sale multifamily units on the Midtown horizon, condo sales in the ever-changing subdistrict are trending upward, according to an analysis by brokerage Engel & Völkers Atlanta.

Engel & Völkers Atlanta, Above Atlanta Realtors merge

We are excited to announce that Above Atlanta REALTORS is merging with Engel & Völkers Atlanta.  Together, we boast a technology-focused, next-gen platform to provide the highest level of service for sellers, home buyers and developers. The Atlanta Business Chronicle calls this merger “a new residential powerhouse”


$400 million Midtown project to have hotel, condos

Details are emerging about a $400 million mixed-use project in Midtown, which will include a hotel and a condo tower that would target buyers in the underserved “move-up” market.

Cover story: Where are the best Atlanta neighborhoods to buy?

While homes are in high demand throughout the metropolitan area, some neighborhoods are hotter than others. Christa Huffstickler of Engel & Volkers Atlanta is seeing great demand for homes in West Midtown, South Buckhead and the neighborhoods along the new Westside BeltLine, such as West End.

Million-Dollar Condo Market Surges While Supply Lags Behind

Atlanta’s luxury condominium market is headed for another strong year as at least two new projects break ground.

2-story penthouse on 46th floor in Atlantic Station going for $1.39M

A two-story, 46th floor penthouse in the Atlantic is looking for an owner. An owner who’d like to live steps away from the shops, restaurants and movie theater of Atlantic Station; An owner who wouldn’t hate waking up to views of downtown, Midtown and Buckhead through floor-to-ceiling windows

How virtual reality, drones are changing the game for Metro Atlanta realtors

Christa Huffstickler, president and CEO of Engel & Volkers Atlanta, noted they use these companies’ products to help with the presentation of homes. With Immoviewer, she can sit with clients in the comfort of an office or home and take 360-degree tours of several homes.

Hot Market: Demand continues for Intown condos and townhomes

Christa Huffstickler, President & CEO, Engel & Völkers Atlanta, has seen a strong surge of interest in the Intown condo market. “Developers are responding to this pent-up demand and we’re seeing exciting, high-end projects opening in hot areas like Midtown, West Midtown and South Buckhead,” she said.

Less Is More: Downsizing to a more simple life Intown

Christa Huffstickler, President & CEO of Engel & Völkers Atlanta said that she has seen downsizers from the suburbs who’ve sold their large homes and want to move closer to work, culture and the city core where there’s an emphasis on wellness.

Meet Christa Huffstickler of Engel & Völkers Atlanta

For over 15 years, I have specialized in new construction residential real estate. We specialize in developer services, having worked on many of the city’s premier projects and shared our expertise on new project launches, revival of existing marketing campaigns, exit strategy solutions and onsite sales execution.

Prime Residences

Among the fresh features of 229 recently converted condos in the 46-story art-deco style Atlantic – priced from the mid-$400,000s to more than $1.4 million – is a renovated club room with billards and a poker table, and on-demand workout services.

State of the Market

Christa Huffstickler, now owner of Engel & Volk­ers Atlanta, the company’s fifth brokerage in metro Atlanta, continues to work with, high-profile projects such as The Atlantic, a 46-story residential tower in Atlantic Station that has converted remaining units to condos from the $400,000s to over $1.4 million.

Inman Park, O4W condos compete with Buckhead, Midtown towers

While Atlanta’s luxury condo market in Buckhead and Midtown continues to be hot, Inman Park, Old Fourth Ward and areas near the completed portions of the Beltline are picking up steam.

September 2017, Atlanta INtown

If you’re a fan of breakfast and brunch, our September cover story on where to start your morning is sure to make your mouth water. Also inside you’ll find a special section focusing on back-to-school and education, a preview of Art on the Atlanta BeltLine and the Pianos for Peace feestival, and the real estate trend toward downsizing from a house to a condo.

Midtown’s Atlantic building announces condo conversion

The Atlantic building at Atlantic Station in Midtown is converting its remaining apartments to luxury condos, with new interiors and hotel-style service.

The Atlantic condos are selling, and what that means for the market

The Atlantic, a 46-story tower overlooking Midtown from 17th Street and the Downtown Connector, has recorded 20 closings this year. Another 18 units are under contract, said Christa Huffstickler, president and CEO of Engel & Volkers Atlanta.

Engel & Völkers reports new turnover record in first half of 2017

The Engel & Völkers Group has once again increased its total commission revenues in the first half-year 2017.

Engel & Völkers Strengthens Atlanta Presence With New Addition

Engel & Völkers North America has strengthened its presence in Atlanta, Ga., with the addition of Christa Huffstickler, who will open Engel & Völkers Atlanta, the company’s fifth brokerage in the Greater Atlanta area, the company recently announced.

Engel & Völkers Launches EDGE to Maximize Listing Exposure

Engel & Völkers has launched the Extensive Domestic & Global Exposure (EDGE™) platform, a diversified suite of partnerships designed to maximize exposure of its listings worldwide, the company recently announced.

Enjoy Polo! The magazine about the event on Majorca

For the past nine years, a small fishing village in the west of Majorca has been hosting an event of the special kind – the Engel & Völkers Polo Cup – which will be taking place again this year on the lovely historic estate of Christian Völkers.

Innovators 2017 Award

Engel & Völkers partnered with immoviewer to provide each franchise office with an immoviewer camera, virtual-reality hardware and Google Cardboard viewers.

Is a New Condo Your Best Bet to Become a Homeowner Now?

Many first-time homebuyers are feeling discouraged. Despite saving over many years, building strong credit and carefully scouring listings in desired neighborhoods, rising home prices and few newly constructed single-family houses mean the starter home is no longer an option.

Crane Watch: Dirt to start moving on 53-story Midtown Condo

“We’ve seen new construction high-rise pricing coming in as much as $100 per square foot over original expectations,” said Christa Huffstickler, president and CEO of Engel & Volkers Atlanta.

Juwai teams up with Engel & Völkers North America

This new partnership will give nearly 5,000 Engel & Völkers listings in the US and Canada added exposure and visibility behind China’s Great Firewall.


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