Charis Community Housing has been creating mixed-income housing opportunities for almost 30 years. We believe a home is essential to a family’s health and success. Here on the blog, we've been featuring Charis homeowners so you can meet some of our neighbors in South Atlanta. For past profiles, check out James and Tanisha. Today, meet the Bridges family.
Tell us a little about yourself and your family.
We are the Bridges family! Kore, Raelynn and our two boys Jai and Dash
When did you purchase your home in South Atlanta?
We purchased our home in August 2011 and are super excited that It will be 5 years for us very soon! We really liked the house. We loved the layout of the house, and we could afford to buy the house. It was and still is a good purchase.
What is your favorite thing about living in South Atlanta?
There are so many things we LOVE about living in South Atlanta! We most enjoy the location of South Atlanta to other cities and counties. We also love the sense of community in South Atlanta, including Civic League meetings and our awesome annual community events, like Treat Street and our Kickball Tournament!!
Lastly, we love being a part of the change happening in South Atlanta. The neighborhood growth, including great neighbors, new businesses, and home development are all contributing to our community growth!
How do you hope to see the community change in the next ten years?
We would like for South Atlanta to be one of the best and safest neighborhoods in Atlanta! We believe we have resources in our community helping us become more aligned and flourishing!
What has home ownership meant to you?
Home ownership has meant happiness and family for us. We're thankful to Charis for our lovely home and making the South Atlanta neighborhood great!
We're so excited to see so many great, new neighbors moving into South Atlanta! Interested in joining the community? Check out our current houses for sale!