georgia retirement: Cadence, Canton, Georgia - 04/29/12 11:33 AM
Georgia retirees enjoy prestige and elegance at Cadence in Canton, Georgia. This gated 55+ community offers a country club lifestyle with access to an 18-hole golf course and a beautiful clubhouse.  John Wieland Homes is building this private community with plans for just 127 single-family homes upon completion.
The town of Canton is a scenic setting with mature forests and charming horse farms. Cadence is set in the beauty of nature yet is just minutes from retail stores, restaurants, outdoor recreation and entertainment. Downtown Atlanta is just 45 minutes away offering fabulous amenities, sporting venues, cultural attractions, theaters, museums and much … (0 comments)

georgia retirement: The Springs at Sterling on The Lake by Jim Chapman, Flowery Branch, Georgia - 03/18/12 01:06 AM

Springs at Sterling on The Lake is a Jim Chapman community in Flowery Branch, Georgia.  This elegant community of just 275 homes is open to residents of all ages yet is very appealing to the discerning active adult homebuyer. Its low maintenance homes offer residents the opportunity to spend their free time enjoying the scenic community, wonderful amenities and area attractions.
The Springs is located within the larger master planned community of Sterling on The Lake. It is set on 1,000 acres of rolling terrain about 45 minutes from Atlanta. Sparkling lakes, waterfalls and streams dot the community landscape … (1 comments)

georgia retirement: Soleil Laurel Canyon, Canton, Georgia Active Adult - 01/17/12 03:55 AM
In the scenic surroundings of the North Georgia Mountains sits the highly sought-after 55+ community of Soleil Laurel Canyon. Residents enjoy world-class amenities, wonderful outdoor recreation and an exciting lifestyle all just 40 miles from Atlanta.
The collection of amenities at this popular Georgia active adult community are centered in and around the fantastic Grand Clubhouse. The 28,000 square foot clubhouse features a casual yet elegant craftsman-style design and boasts stunning lake views from the grand sundeck as well as inviting social spaces on gracious balconies. Inside the clubhouse is a state-of-the-art fitness center with aerobics studio and private massage … (0 comments)

georgia retirement: The Orchards of East Cherokee, Woodstock, Georgia - 12/24/11 03:12 AM
The Orchards of East Cherokee in Woodstock, Georgia is an attractive community open to residents of all ages yet is very appealing to the active adult homebuyer. Beautiful amenities, impeccable landscaping, welcoming curb appeal and finely crafted homes all combine to create a wonderful Georgia retirement retreat.
Golfers will appreciate the ideal location just minutes from six golf courses throughout the Woodstock area. The community is close to everyday conveniences and the nearby towns of Roswell, Canton, Atlanta and Decatur. Other popular area attractions include art galleries, museums, fresh produce farms and sparkling lakes ideal for boating, fishing and outdoor recreation. … (0 comments)

georgia retirement: The Springs at Sterling on The Lake, Flowery Branch, Georgia - 11/08/11 03:23 AM
Sterling on The Lake is a fabulous master-planned community in Flowery Branch, Georgia, 45 minutes northeast of Atlanta. Within this sprawling community on 1,000 acres sits a small enclave of 275 single-family homes by Jim Chapman Communities known as The Springs at Sterling on The Lake. Residents of all ages enjoy the low-maintenance living at this unique resort-style community boasting 200 acres of open spaces and lovely nature features including lakes, streams and waterfalls.
Homes in this intimate sized community are attractively priced from the high $100’s to the mid $300’s.  There are seven floor plans to choose from, all … (0 comments)

georgia retirement: The Fairways at Savannah Quarters, Pooler, Georgia - 10/25/11 04:44 PM
With just 80 homes, The Fairways at Savannah Quarters in Pooler, Georgia is a highly sought-after new construction community by Epcon.  Set on a Greg Norman Signature Golf Course, residents enjoy a country club lifestyle, an exclusive setting and a private gated entry.  The community is open to residents of all ages yet is very appealing to the discerning active adult home buyer.
The location of this community is just 12 minutes from historic downtown Savannah.  Everyday conveniences are within five minutes from home while shopping malls, hospitals, entertainment and more are just a quick drive away, accessible in less … (0 comments)

georgia retirement: Experience the Southern Charm of Savannah, Georgia - 10/14/11 12:50 PM
With a mix of historic architecture and modern cultural attractions, Savannah, Georgia has developed its own distinct allure. This small city is touted as one of America’s prettiest towns, a fabulous romantic getaway, and a prominent center for the arts. Money Magazine has listed Savannah among the Top 100 Places to Retire, and Conde Nast Traveler Magazine has included Savannah among the Top Ten Cities in the USA.
Whether traveling to Savannah for a visit or to relocate to Savannah for retirement, this Southern city offers plenty of attractions to keep active adults entertained year round. There are historic sites, museums, … (0 comments)

georgia retirement: Soleil Laurel Canyon, Canton, Georgia - 08/23/11 03:48 AM

Soleil Laurel Canyon is a beautiful master-planned community offering fantastic amenities in an ideal Georgia location. The town of Canton offers wonderful shopping and dining plus numerous opportunities for recreational activities and entertainment. Some of the popular destinations include Heritage Park, Boling Park, Canton Theatre, Lake Altoona Beach and the Kennesaw Mountain Battlefield. Atlanta is just 40 miles from the community where visitors can enjoy attractions such as the Georgia Aquarium, the Margaret Mitchell House and Museum, Stone Mountain Park and the Sandy Springs Historic Site.
Originally the community was opened by Levitt & Sons in 2006. Active Lifestyle … (0 comments)

georgia retirement: Del Webb at Lake Oconee, Greensboro, Georgia active adult - 06/23/11 02:55 AM

Perched on the sparkling shores of Lake Oconee is the country’s only Del Webb community located on a navigable lake. Del Webb at Lake Oconee is located 75 miles east of Atlanta in the town of Greensboro. Residents of this unique 55+ community enjoy fabulous amenities including exciting water activities such as boating, fishing, sailing and more.
Lake Oconee is a huge man-made lake with 400 miles of shore. The 19,000 acre lake is fully stocked with four kinds of Bass, Crappie and Catfish. Wildlife including deer and bald eagles call Lake Oconee home while towering mature growth pine trees … (0 comments)

georgia retirement: Sun City Peachtree by Del Webb, Griffin, Georgia - 04/24/11 01:33 PM
Del Webb’s Sun City Peachtree in Griffin, Georgia is one of the most popular active adult communities in the entire Southeast. Set on 1,700 acres of sprawling forests and gently rolling hills, this 55+ Del Webb masterpiece combines southern charm and world-class amenities to create an exciting active adult retirement destination. Sun City Peachtree boasts a fabulous clubhouse, 18-hole golf course and the famous Del Webb lifestyle.
The community clubhouse known as Club Peachtree is a relatively new amenity center of 45,000 square feet. Since opening in 2009, residents have been busy enjoying its many features. There is a state-of-the-art fitness … (1 comments)

georgia retirement: Cresswind at Lake Lanier, Gainesville, Georgia - 03/26/11 02:47 AM
About 45 minutes outside Atlanta, Georgia is the tranquil active adult community known as Cresswind at Lake Lanier. The gated community, for residents age 55 and better, is located in the scenic town of Gainesville, Georgia on the shores of Lake Lanier. Almost half of the entire community has been designated a wildlife sanctuary by the National Audubon Society. The neighboring Blue Ridge Mountains offer amazing vistas and an abundance of outdoor recreational opportunities. An ideal year-round climate ensures it’s always a good time to spend time in the great outdoors.
The amenities at Cresswind Lake Lanier will be centered a … (0 comments)

georgia retirement: Brookhaven at Johns Creek, Johns Creek, Georgia - 03/06/11 01:30 PM
Jim Chapman Communities offers a variety of intimate sized active adult communities throughout Georgia. Just 30 minutes northeast of downtown Atlanta is the Jim Chapman community known at Brookhaven at Johns Creek. With just 41 single-family style homes and 148 attached ranch townhomes, the community offers a sense of privacy, quality built homes and a nice collection of amenities.
Johns Creek, Georgia is an ideal suburban location offering everyday conveniences just minutes from home. World-class healthcare is just one mile away and fantastic shopping including malls and outlets are also nearby. The popular Lake Lanier offers fabulous outdoor recreation while the … (0 comments)

georgia retirement: Soleil Laurel Canyon, Canton, Georgia - 01/18/11 02:08 PM
Soleil Laurel Canyon is a stunning Georgia active adult community offering luxury amenities and finely crafted homes in the popular town of Canton. Residents appreciate the areas multitude of opportunities for shopping, dining, recreation and cultural attractions all within minutes of home. Soleil Laurel Canyon is just a short drive to downtown Atlanta offering fantastic attractions such as the Georgia Aquarium, Stone Mountain Park, Centennial Olympic Park, professional sports teams and so much more.
Those in search of an elegant, gated 55+ community in Georgia must visit Soleil Laurel Canyon. The attention-to-detail and beautifully designed amenities will please even the most … (0 comments)

georgia retirement: Cresswind at Lake Lanier, Gainesville, Georgia - 12/02/10 09:37 AM
Gainesville, Georgia is home to a beautiful 55+ community tucked away in a tranquil nature setting amidst beautiful forests and interesting wildlife. Cresswind at Lake Lanier is a unique active adult community offering beautifully designed homes in an equally beautiful setting. The community is set on the shores of Lake Lanier and many of the homes boast beautiful views of the scenic surroundings. The National Audubon Society designated nearly half of the community as a wildlife sanctuary.
Residents of this Georgia active adult community enjoy a private setting still close to the big city of Atlanta just 45 minutes away. Also … (0 comments)

 
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