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About Sandy Springs GA – Real Estate and Homes for Sale

Sandy Springs is Located 15 Miles North of Downtown Atlanta in Fulton County

Sandy Springs residents enjoy a prime location just south of Roswell between the cities of Marietta and Dunwoody. The convenience of Marta (Atlanta’s metro rail system) along with quick access to I-285 and GA400 are fast making this dynamic and progressive city a preferred destination for many of Metro Atlanta’s top-rated restaurants, retailers and businesses.

Although a relatively young city, incorporated in 2005, Sandy Springs is enjoying an economic boom. Several Fortune 500 Companies have made Sandy Springs their home and the business district sees an influx of thousands during peak business hours. This, coupled with its close proximity to downtown Atlanta, makes living in Sandy Springs a great choice for the career-minded.

Sandy Springs is one of the wealthiest suburbs of Atlanta and is experiencing growth that will increase the value of real estate in

the area for many years to come. If you’re looking for upscale living, a home in Sandy Springs may be the answer! From starter homes to luxury dream homes and mansions, Sandy Springs delivers a rewarding lifestyle to those fortunate enough to live here. Condos in Sandy Springs are thriving as well, offering upscale lifestyles and low-maintenance living for on-the-go home buyers.

A unique characteristic of Sandy Springs is the intermingling of residential charm and Southern ambiance with upscale shopping boutiques, fine restaurants and opportunities for nighttime fun. People who enjoy fine dining are treated to a wide selection of distinctive cuisines with more than 5,500 restaurants located within fifteen miles of Sandy Springs. Golf enthusiasts will find

76 golf courses within a thirty mile radius and movie lovers can indulge themselves in one of forty-seven theaters located within a fifteen mile radius. Annual cultural events include the Taste of Sandy Springs food festival, the Green Tour Bicycle Ride, a series of free outdoor Concerts by “the springs” that are scheduled during the summer and the Sandy Springs Festival in September.

Sandy Springs encompasses a 35 square-mile area with 20 miles of shoreline on the Chattahoochee River, and the city places a strong emphasis on preserving nature and providing green space for residents and visitors to enjoy. Nature enthusiasts will find a wide range of outdoor activities such as trout fishing, tubing, canoeing, kayaking, camping, picnicking and hiking along riverbank trails.

Sandy Springs is a dynamic, friendly community that exemplifies an elegant, luxurious and relaxed southern lifestyle. Graciousness and hospitality are an integral part of daily life in Sandy Springs and make it a great place to live, work, play and raise a family.

The city purchased over 260 acres of parkland from Fulton County that has been used to create 12 parks to date—many of which offer fitness facilities, nature trails and children’s playgrounds.

One of these parks is Heritage Green, a four-acre park-site located in the heart of Sandy Springs Historic District that contains the original fresh water springs that inspired the city’s name. A special “people’s park,” Heritage Green offers recreational, educational and cultural opportunities designed to enhance the quality of life for Sandy Springs residents. Each year, thousands of residents and visitors come to Heritage Green to enjoy free concerts, programs and events, participate in the award-winning Sandy Springs Festival, stroll through the shady gardens, visit the Williams-Payne House Museum and attend weddings, meetings and corporate functions.

One of the most popular night spots in Sandy Springs is The Punchline—one of the oldest comedy clubs in the Atlanta Metropolitan Area. More than 3,000 comedians, including many nationally known stars, have performed there and entertained over a million customers.

One of the most popular shopping destinations is CityWalk Shopping Center. With a total of 32 different stores, 21 of which are relatively new, CityWalk Shopping Center offers

gourmet foods, coffees from around the world, distinctive wines, fashionable clothing boutiques and many intriguing specialty shops for people who enjoy shopping for fun.

Sandy Springs is dynamic, friendly community that exemplifies an elegant, luxurious and relaxed southern lifestyle. Graciousness and hospitality are an integral part of daily life in Sandy Springs and make it a great place to live, work, play and raise a family.

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