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Families and Retirees Flocking to Buy in Forsyth County

St Michaels Bay logoAtlanta Agent Magazine published an article on “Forsyth Rising: Families, Retirees Flocking to Buy” homes because it has a highly regarded public school system, low taxes and a geographically sound location just off of GA 400 and near Lake Lanier.  Forsyth County and Cumming are drawing homebuyers of all ages!  North Forsyth has new home construction with single-family detached affordable housing options.  Consumers can find smaller square footage, slab foundations, smaller lots, higher density and amenities , but achievable price points for all buyers.   Two-story, single-family detached homes typically have four or five bedrooms and 3.5 or 4.5 baths, and range from the high-$300s to mid-$400s without basements.  The mid-$500s to $700k has new homes with unfinished basements.  Home sales in Forsyth County are steadily climbing and not slowing down.  It is the second-fastest growing county in Georgia and the seventh-fastest growing county nationwide.  Forsyth’s home appreciation has increased by 16.2 percent, year over year. And soon, the county will contain a “city within a city.”

Peachtree Residential has two final homes almost ready in Westbrook in Cumming and also builds in St. Michael’s Bay on Lake Lanier.  A new phase just opened at the St. Michael’s Bay community.  It has luxury new homes that are move-in ready as well as under construction. Visit for more information on new homes in Cumming or any of the other great locations!

Final New Homes in Westbrook with Huge Year End Savings-Tour Here!

Westbrook 70 Interior

Westbrook 70 Interior

Four new home opportunities remain at Westbrook in Cumming!  One new home is move-in ready and three are almost ready! Check out this short video for more information or watch tomorrow on Atlanta’s Best New Homes TV at 9:30am on FOX TV. HUGE Year End Savings….Free finished basement & $7,500 paid in closings costs on contracts by 12/31/15 in Forsyth County with great school district.  Contact Dan Rogers, Sales Manager for more information and details.

Westbrook Offers Its Residents A Small-town Feel & Homes Ready Now

west_new2The South Forsyth community, Westbrook, offers its residents a small-town feel with amazing homes and amenities!  It also has an outstanding Cumming location just off of 141/Kelly Mill Road in a highly ranked school district.

The new homes from Peachtree Residential, which are priced from the high $300,000s to the $400,000s, are distinctively dressed in stone, shake and other classic materials. There are currently two move-in ready homes available at Westbrook, with 10 additional home sites remaining. Home buyers will be able to choose from nine great home designs to build on the final sites.

The two move-in ready homes at Westbrook feature the Trident and Vancouver home designs. The Trident plan, located on home site 79 and priced at $431,000, is a basement home with five bedrooms and four baths. On home site 80, the Vancouver plan is priced at $441,900 and features five bedrooms, four baths and a basement.

Residents at Westbrook will enjoy the state-of-the-art amenity package that includes a clubhouse, sparkling swimming pool, recreational park, tennis courts, playground, sidewalk-lined streets and walking trails. Children residing in the community will attend top-ranked Forsyth County schools, including Kelly Mill Elementary, Vickery Creek Middle and West Forsyth High. Westbrook has a convenient location near GA 400, Windward Parkway, Alpharetta and fine retail selections at The Collection. In addition, residents will find that they are just minutes away from multiple other retail, dining and recreation opportunities. To visit Westbrook, take GA 400 North to Exit 13, Highway 141 West. Turn left onto Kelly Mill Road. Travel one quarter mile to community entrance on right.

To learn more about the new Cumming homes available at Westbrook, contact the onsite Sales Manager, Sandy Wasovich, at 770-855-0130 or visit

Spring Almost Here and Tips To Ensure Your Home Is In Top Shape

Peachtree Residential has new homes ready now and several that will be ready this Spring!  Below are some tips to ensure your home is ready to sell and buy a new Peachtree Residential home!  Spring is around the corner and a great time to list your home for sale.  Then you can view our new homes in our North Atlanta communities such as Milton, Roswell, Alpharetta, Peachtree Corners, and Cumming.  Find your perfect location and select your new home or build your dream home! Visit us soon to start planning your new home! 

Checklist to a fantastic start to keeping your home in great shape and at a maximum value shared by Bob Hartwell Team from Keller Williams Realty.

  • Remove and donate unwanted items; reorganize and clean attic and garage
  • Power was exterior walls, porch floors, deck patio, driveway and sidewalks
  • Clean outdoor furniture, umbrellas and outdoor light fixtures
  • Clean out gutters
  • Clean out refrigerators and freezer, making sure to vacuum grill and coil
  • Reorganize closets, donating unwanted items
  • Remove lint from the hose attached to the back of the clothes dryer
  • Vacuum baseboards, walls, and ceilings; wipe down walls
  • Steam clean carpets and area rugs and upholstery
  • Reseal natural stone surfaces
  • Reseal and repair grout in bathtubs and showers
  • Clean window treatments; dust and clean blinds and shutters
  • Remove items from all shelves; dust and clean
  • Oil hinges

Get Out…Three Forsyth County NEW Parks

Residents of South Forsyth now have three newly opened, nearby parks to enjoy with amenities!  Forsyth County parks and Recreation Department gathered feedback from the public and incorporated community recommendations in creating the park designs.  The parks were developed using SPLOST funds and Impact Fees, using long-lasting materials to reduce maintenance costs.  The three new parks include Caney Creek Preserve, Chattahoochee Pointe and Old Atlanta Park.  The parks vary with what amenities they have ranging from playgrounds to a spray pad and walking trails.   The park pavilions are available for rental by contacting the Forsyth County Parks and Recreation Department at 770-781-2215. Visit the County Line Magazine Johns Creek & South Forsyth online for more information. 

Peachtree Residential Properties builds new homes in Forsyth County in several neighborhoods that include, Lake Forest, Liberty, Provence, St. Michaels Bay, Westbrook and Windermere.  Visit the website to see new homes in South Forsyth.  New homes are under construction and pre-sales are also available to customize your home! 




Why Buy A NEW Home Rather Then A Resale

Have you ever wondered why home buyers are continuing to choose new construction with Peachtree Residential Properties over a resale?  Here are a few reasons:

With New Construction and Peachtree Residential Properties:
You receive a One-Year Builder’s Warranty.
You receive a Ten-Year Structural Warranty.
You receive unparalleled customer service.
You receive the highest quality in finishes.
You receive the latest in design trends.
You receive $3,000 in Closing Costs with our preferred lender.  Most importantly, everything is NEW!

With a Resale home:
You may need to buy a Home Warranty each year to protect yourself from inevitable break-downs.
You may need to caulk/paint the interior and exterior.
You may need to remove unattractive wallpaper.
You may need to replace worn or undesirable carpet.
You may need to remodel rooms, particularly kitchens, that are out-of-style.
You may need to repair/replace an extremely expensive item such as HVAC.
Unfortunately, the older the home, the longer the list.

New construction by Atlanta luxury builder Peachtree Residential Properties is exciting and with a presale you have the option to select everything in your new dream home.  Visit our model homes in one of our neighborhoods to find the home that exactly fits your needs!  We have 15 actively selling neighborhoods with inventory homes and presale opportunities!  Visit our website to see the numerous new home opportunities for you and your family in Alpharetta, Cumming, East Cobb-Marietta, Fayetteville, Flowery Branch, Hoschton, Milton, Peachtree Corners-Norcross and Roswell.


During the month of May Peachtree Residential is offering a FREE FINISHED BASEMENT  including showcase homes and presales along with $3,000 in closing costs when using our preferred lender.  See sales agents for details, but the finished basement includes the steps, landing, a large recreation room and full bath during May  2011. Excludes certain homes and homes in the following communites St. Marlo, Weddington, Victoria Square, and Sterling on the Lake Townhomes.

Visit our gorgeous model homes at Liberty, Provence, Westbrook, Windermere, St. Michael’s Bay in Cumming, Sterling on the Lake in Flowery Branch, Tavistock in Johns Creek, The Hampshires in Milton, Windfaire in Roswell and Tillman Hall in Norcross.

FREE 3 hour CE class on Reverse Mortgage, Tuesday, May 3rd, 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm at Westbrook in Cumming

Peachtree Residential along with Steve Giacchino and Ron Khaki of Wells Fargo Home Mortgage present a FREE 3 hour CE class on Reverse Mortgage, Tuesday, May 3rd, 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm at Westbrook in Cumming.  Come see our NEW MODEL HOME, enjoy lunch, learn and get 3 hours of CE credits!  Lunch and check-in 1:00pm – 1:30 and class will begin promptly at 1:30 pm and end promptly at 4:30 pm.  Space is limited!  To reserve your spot, please call no later  than Monday, 3pm.  Reverse Mortgages are becoming an important financial option for seniors.  While this has been a refinance program, legislation has been approved to allow a Reverse Mortgages to be used to purchase a home. This continuing  education class will give Realtors the tools to discuss the program with their clients and help them sell to the senior market.  Don’t miss this opportunity to get an advantage on your competition and become a source for your clients! Contact Bob Lewis 770-844-6996

Free Photo Opportunity for Realtors Tues., May 10, Noon-3pm at Westbrook in Cumming

Peachtree Residential  and Fidelity Bank welcome Realtors to stop by and tour our new charming Westbrook model home in Cumming off exit 13 on Tuesday, May 10th between Noon and 3pm.  There will be the opportunity to have your picture taken by a professional photographer who will take several photos and you will leave with a CD from your photo shoot so you can update your business cards and marketing pieces.  There will be a light lunch served as well.  Contact Bob Lewis at 770-844-6996 or  to confirm your appointment. 

Peachtree Residential Announces a New Floor Plan The Vancouver

The Vancouver is a new floor plan that Peachtree Residential is building.  The Vancouver is the brand new model at Westbrook in Cumming as well as a showcase home at Windermere.  The new floor plan offers a stunning elevation and is a perfect layout for a family.  It is approximately 3591 square feet, 5 bed rooms and  a guest room on the main level.  There is also an upstairs laundry room and spacious secondary bedrooms.  The main level has a mud room and study in addition to the large living space of the kitchen, family room and dining room.  View our new model home virtual tour in Westbrook or stop by to visit Bob Lewis for a tour. The homes are priced from the $400’s. VANCOUVER Elevation & Floor Plan