East Brainerd Real Estate
Convenient and Accessible
With diverse housing and easy access to amenities, medical facilities, and top schools and employers, East Brainerd has something for everyone.
East Brainerd attracts crowds year-round with its rich landscape and convenient access to premier retailers.
Real Estate: The housing market in East Brainerd meets a variety of needs, with options ranging from starter homes and upscale residences to townhouses, apartments, and condominiums. Holland Gardens, Brookside Commons, Lakes of Standifer Gap, Twin Brook, Ashley Mills, Council Fire, Inverness, Rosebrook, Mountain Shadows, Shadow Ridge, Emerald Valley, Brock Pointe, and Reunion are all great neighborhoods to find a family home. New master planned communities in the area include Engel Park, Heritage Walk, Blackberry Cove, and Westview Crossing.
Top Employers: East Brainerd is near Volkswagen's North American assembly plant and an Amazon distribution facility, which collectively employ thousands of people. Other notable employers in the area include Plastic Omnium, ADM, Gestamp, Wrigley Manufacturing Company, CBL Properties, Schnellecke Logistics, Astee Industries, U.S. Xpress, Cigna, and a T-Mobile call center.
Transportation: East Brainerd residents are located near I-75, I-59, and I-24, allowing for convenient access to Atlanta, Nashville, Birmingham, and Knoxville. The area also has quick access to the Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport and downtown Chattanooga.
Education: Younger students in East Brainerd are zoned for Westview Elementary or East Brainerd Elementary, while older students attend East Hamilton Middle School and East Hamilton High School. The area is also home to Chattanooga School for the Liberal Arts (a K-8 magnet school), as well as several prestigious private schools such as St. Nicholas School, Standifer Gap SDA Schools, Silverdale Baptist Academy, and Grace Baptist Academy.
Health and Wellness: East Brainerd boasts easy access to surgical, emergency, cancer, heart, stroke, and pediatrics care at Erlanger East Hospital and Parkridge East Hospital. The area also has a location for Siskin Hospital for Physical Rehabilitation’s therapy services. Morning Pointe of Chattanooga at Shallowford, Morning Pointe East Hamilton, and the Lantern at Morning Pointe Chattanooga offer quality senior care.
Shopping: Shoppers can pursue specialty stores and retailers such as Belk, Dillard’s, and J.C. Penny at Hamilton Place Mall, a cornerstone of the community for over three decades. Located nearby, Hamilton Corner, Shoppes at Hamilton Place, and Hamilton Crossing provide even more shopping opportunities, including grocers and big box retailers. Those searching for fresh bread, seasonal produce, honey, or flowers will enjoy the Lookout Farmers Market at the Christ United Methodist Church.
Dining: East Brainerd has a variety of both fast-casual restaurants and fine dining. Cuisine options range from Thai, Asian, Italian, Mexican, and Greek to American and traditional Southern.
Entertainment: Hamilton Place Mall is home to a new DAve & Buster’s, featuring food and arcade games. East Brainerd is also home to Splitz Alley, which has bowling, bumper cars, laser tag, arcade games, and more. Those who love high stakes fun will enjoy the escape rooms at Breakout Games and All In Adventures. Even more adventurous fun is available at DEFY Chattanooga, which features trampolines, foam pits, and obstacle courses. Sports fans can also catch a soccer game at the new Chattanooga Red Wolves stadium.
Outdoors and Parks: Brainerd Golf Course, Brown Acres Golf Course, and Council Fire Golf Club are great locations to hit the links. Nature enthusiasts can spend an afternoon at East Brainerd’s Audubon Acres, offering a variety of hiking trails and access to South Chickamauga Creek.
Arts and Attractions: Located in Heritage Park, the Heritage House provides a meeting place for a variety of civic and art events. A short drive away, Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum boasts family friendly adventures such as the Halloween Eerie Express and North Pole Limited.
- Chickamauga Lake
- East Ridge
- East Brainerd
- Apison & Collegedale
- Signal Mountain
- Soddy Daisy
- Lookout Mountain
- North Georgia
- Red Bank
- Riverfront – Downtown
- Bluff View Art District – Downtown
- City Center & Warehouse Row – Downtown
- Southside – Downtown
- Lookout Valley
- Sale Creek
- South Pittsburg
- Spring City
- St. Elmo