forsyth county: 3945 Stanley Rd. Cumming GA 30041 - Windermere - 05/10/19 09:32 AM
Welcome home to 3945 Stanley Road! 
This beautiful home located in the popular Windermere Golf Community offers buyers an amazing opportunity to live in the sought-after Hawcreek Elementary & South Forsyth High School Districts!While this stunning home offers many updates that make it feel new, the gorgeous wooded lot and mature landscaping are definitely not something you’ll find in a new construction neighborhood.Meticulously maintained, this beautiful, executive home features exterior architectural details including an attractive mix of brick & shake shingle as well as a 3 car garage.A sense of comfort begins on the serene front porch and continues throughout the home … (2 comments)

forsyth county: 2019 Summer Concert Series at Cumming Fair Grounds Kicks Off June 8 - 03/02/19 12:21 PM
The first event in the City of Cumming’s live summer concert series will take place at the Cumming Fair Grounds on June 8th and tickets are already going fast!
Working in partnership with 37 Main, the city will, once again, be bringing amazing artists to the Fairgrounds' stage throughout the summer.
The first concert, Icon Music Fest , will honor music legends Prince and Michael Jackson - featuring the talents of two of the nation's best tribute artists "The Purple Experience" and "I Am King" - with additional artists to be added to the show over the next few months.
DISCOUNT TICKETS (37% off) … (2 comments)

forsyth county: Coming Soon! Cumming GA - NEW City Center Development Plan - 11/12/18 07:48 AM

Architectural rendering - Planned Cumming City Center 
For many years, Forsyth County residents have asked city and county leaders for a more vibrant and family friendly “downtown” and new Mayor, Troy Brumbalow, and the Cumming City Council are trying their best to provide it!Along with the introduction of the city’s “Vibrancy Project” - which includes Fridays at the Fairgrounds, the Summer Concert Series at the Fairgrounds and the reintroduction of the Cumming GA Christmas Parade - Mayor Brumbalow and the Cumming City Council have now announced their plan for a new Cumming City Center! Construction of the planned development, located on 60 … (1 comments)

forsyth county: Getting to Know Vickery Village - Cumming GA - 10/24/18 03:37 PM
 With dining, shopping, workout facilities and AWARD WINNING SCHOOLS within walking distance, Vickery is one of South Forsyth’s most vibrant and active “Live, Work, Play” communities. Add to that easy access to GA-400 and the Windward business district and you’ll begin to see the draw.Nestled in the woods with unique homes built, by multiple builders, highlighting classic architectural character and quality craftsmanship, Vickery offers a distinctive “old world” neighborhood vibe while offering the convenience, innovation and energy efficiency required by today’s savvy homeowners.The spectacular neighborhood amenities include - Pool with Pavilion, Tennis Courts, Parks, Walking Trails, etc... all surrounded by over … (0 comments)

forsyth county: 3570 Evonvale Overlook Cumming GA 30041 - 08/09/18 04:39 PM
Welcome home to 3570 Evonvale Overlook! 
This beautiful home located in the popular Montvale neighborhood offers buyers an amazing opportunity to live in the sought-after Brookwood Elementary & Lambert High School Districts!POTTERY BARN ADORABLE – Beautifully updated home with WOOD FLOORS on the main level, NEW NEUTRAL CARPET upstairs and ON-TREND PAINT COLORS throughout the home provide the perfect backdrop for you to create your dream home.The bright, white kitchen offers new GRANITE COUNTERTOPS and a newly installed coordinating SUBWAY TILE BACKSPLASH. The HUGE granite topped island is definitely the centerpiece of this gorgeous kitchen which opens onto a large patio overlooking … (1 comments)

forsyth county: 1015 David Trace Suwanee GA 30024 - 08/06/18 12:32 PM
Welcome home to 1015 David Trace! This lovely 4 bedroom home is located in beautiful Hawthorne - a popular South Forsyth swim/tennis community. This spacious home is nestled on a beautiful wooded lot in the heart of the neighborhood near the amenities and fishing pond.  
The 2-story entry foyer offers hardwood floors and opens up to the formal dining room, living room/office and main level family room. 
To the left of the entry you will find a roomy dining room which offers more hardwoods and chair rail moldings. The large window keeps it light and bright. To the right of the … (4 comments)

forsyth county: 3240 Riverhill Court Cumming GA 30041 - 06/23/18 07:21 AM
Welcome home to 3420 Riverhill Court! $375,000
This beautiful MASTER-ON-MAIN is nestled into the trees on a quiet cul-de-sac street in Chattahoochee River Club, one of Forsyth County’s premier equestrian neighborhoods.  
This lovely home offers a 2-story family room overlooking a private, wooded back yard and a bright, white kitchen with GRANITE counter tops and STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES plus 3 additional roomy bedrooms upstairs. Add to that an unfinished terrace level just waiting for expansion and you have room for everyone! 
The open, airy layout flows easily between formal and family areas allowing the natural light to shine through providing the perfect setting for … (5 comments)

forsyth county: 3545 Evonvale Overlook, Cumming GA 30041 - 06/08/18 08:14 AM
Welcome home to 3545 Evonvale Overlook!$410,000
Nestled in the woods on a quiet street in the popular South Forsyth community of Montvale, this beautiful home offers buyers an amazing opportunity to live in the sought after Brookwood Elementary & Lambert High School Districts!. 
New TRAVERTINE flooring on the main level and NEUTRAL COLORS throughout the property provide the perfect backdrop for you to create your dream home. (Allergy friendly with hard flooring throughput main level - no pets & no smoking household!) 
The elegant entry foyer with its new travertine floors continues to impress and opens up to the formal dining room and leads … (5 comments)

forsyth county: 4935 Wimborne Court Suwanee GA 30024 - 04/26/18 06:07 PM
Welcome home to 4935 Wimborne Court!Gorgeous red brick on 3 sides sets an elegant tone for this lovely home located in beautiful Aberdeen - a popular South Forsyth swim/tennis community.  This spacious home is nestled into a quiet, wooded cul-de-sac on one of the best lots in the neighborhood! 
As you enter the foyer, you will be captivated by the view of your private backyard paradise through the 2-story wall of windows in the family room beyond – but, be sure to take a moment to appreciate the formal living and dining rooms on the way. 
With 6 bedrooms and 4 full baths, … (6 comments)

forsyth county: Thoughts on Fresh vs Saltwater Pools When Selling a Home - 02/03/17 06:30 AM
Riddle: What do saltwater pools and saltwater aquariums have in common?
Answer: Water. That’s about all. 
When some house hunters see “saltwater pool” in Cumming, GA listings, the first thing apt to come to mind is that last trip to the ocean seashore or swaying palm trees—or perhaps some NatGeo TV show about endangered species on the Great Barrier reef.   Visions of having their own playful pet dolphin in the backyard might flit through their consciousness before the practical questions begin to intrude— like having to rinse salt off after every dip, worrying about salt spray wrecking the lawn. 
Ultimately, the … (0 comments)

forsyth county: Electrical Wires Must Be Protected - 01/09/17 07:36 AM
Gayle Barton – South Forsyth Real Estate, Cumming GA – (404) 710-0204  
I wanted to share this article with you today from professional home inspector, Jay Markanich.  Jay points out one very good reason why a new construction home buyer should always consider a step by step inspection throughout the building process. 
Keep in mind, this is just one example of what can be hiding behind those beautiful new construction walls!  My clients know that a professional home inspection through each step of the new construction building process is something I strongly recommend. Okay, I'll admit it's something that I harp … (0 comments)

forsyth county: Why You Should Use Realtor Recommended Service Providers - 01/03/17 12:22 PM
I’m supposed to be at a closing right now, but it ain’t gonna happen!
When buying a new home there are many service providers you will choose to assist you.  Of course the first will be your Realtor, but you will also need the services of a lender and closing attorney/title office among others.
I strongly recommend that you request a referral for these services from your Realtor rather than using a friend or choosing the “lowest bidder”.   Your agent has day-to-day experience with these professionals and knows who can get the job done and who can turn your transaction into a real … (1 comments)

forsyth county: Home Staging Tip - Bury The Treasure & You Will Only Attract Pirates - 06/10/14 01:11 AM
Gayle Barton – South Forsyth Real Estate, Cumming GA - 706-455-0180  
 Home Stager, Sharon Tara, with Sharon Tara Transformations in New Hampshire has written a great blog describing the mistakes that many South Forsyth County home sellers make when preparing their home for sale. 
Are you hiding buried treasure???  Showcase your home to get every dollar! 
Thinking about selling a South Forsyth home in Cumming or Suwanee?  Call me today and I'll help you make that dream a reality.
If you're preparing your home for sale, you must think of it as a product.....a product to be … (1 comments)

forsyth county: WARNING to HOME BUYERS - Don’t Get SCAMMED– Your Warranty Deed is FREE - 02/13/14 03:39 AM
WARNING to HOME BUYERS - Don’t Get Scammed – Your Warranty Deed is FREE!
Recently, a local real estate attorney spoke to our South Forsyth real estate office about a scam being used to take advantage of new homeowners
When you close on your new home, the Closing attorney or Title Company will have the Warranty Deed recorded and then the original document will be sent to you at no additional charge.  This process usually takes 6 to 8 weeks.
This procedure is explained at the time of closing, but most buyers are somewhat shell shocked by the vast amount … (0 comments)

forsyth county: Biggest Mistakes Home Sellers Make (Staging) - 01/23/14 08:50 PM
Part 2 of my series, “Don’t Make These Home Seller Mistakes” (view chart) discusses staging - preparing your South Forsyth home to sell.
The South Forsyth real estate market has definitely picked up, which means that your home will be competing against more homes than ever (including new construction). So, in a competitive market like ours, your home must stand out and be memorable in a GOOD way.
TRUTH#1 - You are the MVP of the Home Selling Team
No one has a more important role in the home selling process than you. Here are some ways your participation can … (5 comments)

forsyth county: Understanding your Good Faith Estimate ( GFE ) - 01/10/14 09:59 AM

Gayle Barton - South Forsyth Real Estate - 706-455-0180  
Real Estate Mortgage Broker, Jamie Russen, of GMH Mortgage provides an excellent tutorial to help you understand your lender’s Good Faith Estimate.
There is no such thing as being Too Prepared when buying a home.  Thinking about buying a South Forsyth home?  Call me today and I'll help you make that dream a reality.

Gone are the days when representatives of a mortgage lending company could open a briefcase or attaché case, grab an application package, and proceed to complete the generic Good Faith Estimate (GFE) and … (0 comments)

forsyth county: You Don't Want To Remove Wallpaper Before You Sell? News Flash: Buyers Don't Either! - 11/17/12 03:28 AM
Gayle Barton - Cumming GA Real Estate - 706-455-0180 –Home stager extraordinaire, Sharon Tara who works her magic in the Seacoast area of New Hampshire, has written an excellent post explaining why sellers MUST take care of the issues that buyes don't want to deal with.  This is very important for those trying to sell a home in the competitive Cumming GA real estate market as well as any other!As a successful home stager, Sharon works with many sellers and Realtors so she has seen the problems these mistakes can create first hand!   Don’t make a mistake when selling your … (3 comments)

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Gayle Barton, Forsyth County Real Estate

Cumming GA Homes For Sale (404) 710-0204

Cumming, GA

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Author Bio: Gayle Barton - is a full time real estate professional specializing in listing and selling homes in South Forsyth and North Fulton County neighborhoods. This area includes Cumming, Suwanee, and Alpharetta, Johns Creek, Milton and Roswell. View all AR Posts by Gayle Barton Forsyth County Real Estate North Fulton County Real Estate Blue Ridge GA Real Estate Google+ Cumming, GA Google+ Blue Ridge, GA Testimonials 672058 Gayle helped me find a home and worked to quickly and easily close within 30 days. She was very familiar with the area. I appreciate the guidance and ... more 5.0/5.0 by user3218204 669117 Gayle provided top-notch service to help us locate the perfect mountain home for our family. She got to know us, our needs, and especially our style. ... more 5.0/5.0 by lmcguire1 Cumming This blog was created to provide you with real estate related information as well as general information about the beautiful town of Cumming, GA and the surrounding South Forsyth and North Fulton communities. Please feel free to ask a question or add your input. Looking for a reputable Realtor who can help you buy or sell real estate in South Forsyth or North Fulton? I serve Cumming, Suwanee, Alpharetta, Duluth and Johns Creek, Windward, Milton and Roswell.



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