Located east of Midtown and west of Germantown, East Memphis is an area of large, treed lots and upscale homes that range from bungalow and ranch style to estate homes. Centrally located along the Poplar Avenue corridor, this thriving residential area provides easy access to many successful businesses, restaurants, shopping centers, churches, private schools and universities. East Memphis is within minutes of the Memphis International Airport, downtown Memphis, Germantown, Collierville, and other outlying neighborhoods.
East Memphis is the home of many corporate headquarters including International Paper and First Tennessee Bank. The shopping opportunities are numerous including Oak Court Mall, the Laurelwood Collection and the Regalia.
Other attractions in East Memphis include Clark Tower, Audubon Park, the Memphis Botanic Gardens, the Lichterman Nature Center, and Shelby Farms, the largest urban park in the United States.
Popular annual events include the Italian Festival, the Greek Festival, the farmer?s market, and Live at the Garden, an outdoor summer concert series. East Memphis is family focused and provides many opportunities to find homes in various price ranges.