This real estate tycoon was born and raised in A-town and is currently a managing partner for the Atlanta-based SR Hotel Development. For the past 25 years, Paul Freeman has been a pioneer in luxury real estate and a key figure in the development of several luxury residents and hotels throughout the South. Freeman is currently the lead developer at The St. Regis Residences in Atlanta, the luxury residences that occupy the top 15 floors of the five-star St. Regis hotel. Each residence features views of the Atlanta skyline, and includes a separate entrance, parking, and elevators that arrive directly to each resident’s personal foyer. The interiors feature only the best in design, amenities, and state-of-the-art technology. Freeman has successfully capitalized on the increased amount of families who want to reside in turnkey hotel-style living, making him the premier real estate developer in the city.
Because Freeman has lived in Atlanta his entire life, he has established himself as an expert authority when it comes to where to eat, sleep, and play in the city.
Where were you born ?
How long in Atlanta:
Morningside as a kid. Buckhead/Sandy springs now
Entrepreneur, Investor and Resort and Hotel Developer
Best Ethnic Food:
Rumi’s Kitchen - Persian
Best place for late night dining:
Café Agora – casual Greek
Best place for a romantic date:
Best Sunday brunch:
The St. Regis Bar
Best place for a power business meeting:
The St. Regis Bar
All-around favorite spot in Atlanta:
Buckhead – Historic Homes, Beautiful Landscaping, Great Shopping and Great Restaurants.
If you have out of town guests, which hotel would you recommend?
St. Regis hands down
Favorite shopping venue/boutique:
Best place to buy Jewelry/Watches:
Favorite Charity Event:
Sip, Savor and Splurge – great wine and food from the best Atlanta chefs.
Favorite Cultural Event:
The High – High Museum Exhibits
Favorite Cultural Institution:
Best Aspect of Atlanta:
It iss a city set in a forest with 4 great seasons. And for travel, an airport with more direct flights to world-wide destinations than any other place in the world.
Souper Jenny casual/Chopsticks white table cloth
Best Gym/Athletic Facility:
World of Coke/Ga. Aquarium
Favorite historic/legendary place to see or explore:
Atlanta History Center
Best Broadway show: