Let's face it. Atlanta is golf-crazy. Obsessed. Manic. And why not? With year-round temperate weather, and an abundance of green, lush courses, Atlanta is a dream come true for golf lovers. But it doesn't stop there. Today's golf fanatics can live on the golf course, while providing their families with custom homes, a wide range of recreational activities, and the comfort of a neighborhood of families and friends.
Golf and country club communities are now located in every sector of Atlanta. And they are certainly not appealing to just golfers. Many corporate executives, young families and even empty nesters find country club living to be just the right type of lifestyle for them.
Expect the best when you purchase a home in a golf and country club community. Most communities offer more than one builder and several different styles and amenity packages. Custom homes are usually available as well, which gives you the opportunity to create a one-of-a-kind home.
That is not to say that country club communities aren't discerning. The designs and architecture styles all work together to create the look and feel of the community Homeowners agree to covenants that protect property values and enhance the neighborhood.
Another trend in Atlanta's golf and country clubs communities is to offer homes at differing price points. For example, one of Alpharetta's most established communities, offers mid-size homes from the $200s to private gated homes that are priced over $1 million and located on the golf course.
Finding the perfect golf and country club community is a little like shooting fish in a barrel - you just can't miss. Atlanta has such a variety of communities that it doesn't even matter which direction you go. So while you really can't go wrong, it does help to do a little research and find a club that meets your particular lifestyle. Some aspects to consider include: