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Check out our answers to the following FAQs – from submitting your application to learning more about resident life.

Amenities & Floor Plans

Amenities at Cortland North Druid Hills include a saltwater pool, 24/7 package lockers, in-home washer and dryer sets, and granite countertops. Private garages are available for select apartments. View photos of these amenities and more in our gallery.

Yes, Cortland North Druid Hills has a fitness center with a yoga/spin studio.

Yes, Cortland North Druid Hillshas a leash-free bark park and dog grooming station.

Cortland North Druid Hills offers one and two-bedroom floor plans. Select the right apartment for you when you schedule a tour.

Yes, Cortland North Druid Hills has electric vehicle charging stations.

Apartments are not required to have appliances; however, at Cortland North Druid Hills, residents can enjoy the luxury of energy-efficient, stainless steel appliances in their homes.


Cortland North Druid Hills is located at 7 Executive Park Drive NE, Atlanta, GA 30329. Our apartments are right off I-85, minutes from Buford Highway. Explore more of our neighborhood.

Major employers near Cortland North Druid Hills include Emory University, Deloitte, First Data, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Carter's, Fidelity Bank, CDC, and the Mexican Consulate.

Cortland North Druid Hills is located zoned for DeKalb County School District.

Cortland North Druid Hills is about 18 miles from Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport.

Cortland North Druid Hills is 3 miles away from Emory University and 8 miles away from Georgia State University.

North Druid Hills is around 9 miles from Atlanta, offering a perfect mix of urban and suburban living. Schedule a tour today to see why people love coming home to the conveniently located Cortland North Druid Hills.

North Druid Hills is about 13 miles south of Sandy Springs, closer to North Decatur, Georgia.

Cortland North Druid Hills residents looking to take advantage of local attractions and entertainment can enjoy walking the trails of Elwyn John Wildlife Sanctuary, challenging themselves with games at Beat the Bomb Atlanta, or viewing the latest exhibit in the High Museum of Art. A world of opportunity lies at your doorstep when living in our North Druid Hills apartments!

Fernbank Forest is a nature museum and home to the world's largest dinosaurs and Atlanta's biggest movie screen and is approximately 5 miles from Cortland North Druid Hills. Enjoy a day of interactive learning at this iconic museum and unwind in our spacious apartments near Brookhaven.

Ponce City Market, historically known as the building Sears used as a retail store and regional HQ, has been converted into a food hall full of shops, offices, and service providers like a dental office and a barbershop. This market is a quick 6-mile drive from Cortland North Druid Hills.

Looking for fun at home? Cortland North Druid Hills offers many community amenities to satisfy your needs! Come home to enjoy our fitness center with free group classes, a yoga/spin studio, an outdoor kitchen, and a modern resident lounge with WiFi and HDTVs. View even more of our amenities here!


Yes, Cortland conducts a third-party screening that looks at credit history, rental history, and criminal background. The screening does not have specific credit score criteria but does flag items such as recent evictions, bankruptcies, felonies, and monies owed to previous landlords. In addition to the screening, we ask for proof of gross monthly income that is at least three (3) times the rental rate. You can visit our Resident Qualification Criteria page for more information.

Yes, Cortland accepts guarantors. Guarantors must also complete an application for residency, undergo screening, and meet our resident qualification criteria.

Security deposits are refundable contingent upon any damage to the apartment home beyond normal wear and tear. Please check your lease agreement for details about our security deposit requirements.

We do offer alternative options for paying your security deposit through our partnership with Jetty. Jetty Deposit lets you make a low monthly payment (or a one-time payment) instead of a traditional cash deposit. To learn more about how Jetty Deposit works and how to sign up, visit jetty.com/cortland.

We do run special offers from time to time. Please check the homepage on our website, our Google posts, or contact our team to find out about any current specials.

We require residents to have renters insurance with at least $300,000 liability coverage. While we encourage all residents to have renters insurance through the provider of their own choice, we also offer the option of enrolling in our Liability Only Protection Program. Liability Only Protection provides a low-cost alternative to satisfy the minimum liability requirement in your lease for only $15/month; however, it’s important to note that this option is not renters insurance and does not provide coverage for personal belongings. Please ask our community team for more details.

Resident Life

Yes, we are a pet-friendly apartment community. We love our Cortland pets! We require all pets to be registered with our community, and certain pet fees may apply. Please ask our community team for more details about our pet policies.

While we are a pet-friendly apartment community and love our resident pets, certain aggressive breeds, including mixed breeds, are restricted at all Cortland communities. We do not allow the following aggressive breeds/mixes at our communities, including, but not limited to Rottweiler, Chow, Presa Canario, Doberman, Akita, Pit Bulls (Also known as American Staffordshire Terrier, Staffordshire Bull Terrier, or Bull Terrier).

We generally welcome any pets you’d find at your local pet store to join you in your home. Any animals that aren’t cats or dogs need to stay in a cage or tank. Aquarium tanks over 50 gallons are prohibited, and non-domestic animals are not allowed. Note: Registered service and assistance animals are not subject to the same restrictions under our pet policies. Please ask our community team for more details about our pet policies and any additional restrictions.

Yes, you can reach our team anytime to place a routine or emergency service request by calling our 24/7 service hotline, which you can find on the Residents page. If you call outside of office hours, our on-call service associate will be on hand to address requests that qualify as an emergency.

If you experience excessive noise from a neighbor or outside our community quiet hours, please contact our community team so we can help address your concerns. If you ever feel like a neighbor’s safety is at risk, please call 911.

You can make certain changes, like painting walls and hanging wall art, to reflect your personal style while still complementing the rest of your community and protecting your security deposit. Please check your lease agreement or ask our community team about specific decorating policies.

Our lease agreement gives the community team the right to enter a resident’s apartment home at any time. However, we try to make residents aware of any scheduled inspections or any need to enter their home at least 24 hours in advance. In the case of an emergency, like a leak, Cortland has the right to enter without advanced notice to prevent further damage to the apartment home or community.

Rent/Lease Agreement

Rent is due on the first of each month.

You can pay rent online through our Cortland Connect resident portal and mobile app. We accept the following payment methods:

  • E-check: ACH (e-check) is accepted with no additional fees.
  • Credit cards: Master Card, Visa, Discover, and AMEX are accepted for an additional fee. Master Card, AMEX, and Discover card transactions charge a service fee of 2.95% of the transaction amount, while Visa transactions charge a service fee of 2.95% of the resident’s monthly lease amount.
  • eMoney Order: Payments made using eMoney Order are accepted for an additional fee. You can request a payment coupon to make a payment using eMoney order through your Cortland Connect portal.

Yes, please check your lease agreement for more information about our late fee policies.

Yes, our early termination policy is defined in your lease agreement. However, there are some exceptions to this through our guarantees. Please visit our Live Easy Guarantees page for more information.

No, we do not permit short-term renting or subletting of any sort in our community. Homestay services such as Airbnb or VRBO are also prohibited.