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3237 Black Gum Lane

Asking Price - $514,900

Address - 3237 Black Gum Lane

Gainesville, GA 30504

Subdivision - Cresswind At Lake Lanier

Bedrooms - 4

Bathrooms - 3


Brick Home with mature wooded views on a Cul-De-Sac in Cresswind at Lake Lanier! HUGE Screened Porch w/CoolBreeze screens overlooking Corps of Engineers property! Complete privacy! Master on Main, His/Hers closets & vanities. Brick home w/finsihed Terrace level, 4th bedroom, large unfinished space for STORAGE & WORKSHOP. Ideal for year around bird watching, reading and relaxing. Come see this immaculately maintained home in Cresswind, the #1 selling active adult community for 4 years in a row!


2489 Club Drive

Asking Price - $1,399,500

Address - 2489 Club Drive

Gainesville, GA 30506

Subdivision - Chattahoochee Estates

Bedrooms - 6

Bathrooms - 4/2


Impressive Chattahoochee Estates home. Attention to detail throughout. This home features a fabulous kitchen w/SS appliances, large Great Room, LR, DR, and screened porch, 2BR on main level. Second floor is master retreat! Terrace level is complete w/3 additional BR'S,1 BA, and kitchen. All situated on an incredible lot on Lake Lanier w/a lovely yard & in ground pool!


3410 Thunder Point

Asking Price - $1,099,000

Address - 3410 Thunder Point

Gainesville, GA 30506

Subdivision - Thunder Point

Bedrooms - 6

Bathrooms - 5.5


Gorgeous rustic craftsman tucked away in a secluded, woodland setting yet on BIG water! Gated lakefront estate on 1.7 acres, room for a pool, 3-car garage (acreage to build more) & beautiful Lake Lanier views. You'll love the open floorplan perfect for entertaining, sprawling stone hearth, lg screened porch & giant brick/stone back patio with hot tub. Wake up to the lake fm your spacious owner's suite, guest BR & office/study/entertainment room on main. Massive terrace level studded for 2 BR, 1 BA & bar/kitchen. Built as a PARTY house so bring the whole gang.


3385 Lake Shore Drive

Asking Price - $636,000

Address - 3385 Lake Shore Drive

Cumming, GA 30041

Subdivision - Lanier Country Club Estates

Bedrooms - 3

Bathrooms - 3


Lovely charming custom home with easy no maintenance yard with ornamental trees. Custom glass sun room 3 sides and ceiling see through bright open floor plan, with upgraded windows and doors. New roof, New HVAC , hardwoods throughout main level, solid Corian counter tops, new master shower with fresh tile, spray wand, and shower seat, Master has back staircase cascading into bright sun room. Single slip covered dock with room to upgrade to double slip in year round deep water. RV Parking pad with water electric and sewer shaded and perfect!


6017 Watermark Cove

Asking Price - $899,000

Address - 6017 Watermark Cove

Gainesville, GA 30506

Subdivision - Watermark

Bedrooms - 5

Bathrooms - 5/3


AMAZING newer 5 bedroom/5 bath construction with a FREE 12 ft wide boat slip in community dock. Walk it and you will LOVE the rustic elegance of this beautiful home! Vaulted tongue and groove ceilings, hardwood floors, HUGE Master on the main w/additional BR on the main. Fully finished terrace level with wet bar, rec room and theater room. 3 car garage. This KILLER home is a gated community of 18 lots with 6 homes. DEEP WATER ALWAYS!


3880 Adams Road

Asking Price - $1,499,000

Address - 3880 Adams Road

Cumming, GA 30041

Subdivision - Paradise Point

Bedrooms - 5

Bathrooms - 4.5


Beautiful Lake Lanier park like lot w/amazing grass to water views-179' of waterfront on desirable Young Deer area of the lake-This is a true lake home totally remodeled in 2007 to enjoy the lake lifestyle w/rustic elegance-Vaulted GrtRm w/Stone FP & Hearth+Lakeside Gathering Room w/180 degree lake views-HUGE Kitchen w/2 Islands, Brkfst and Snack Bars+Drink Station w/Wine Cooler & Sink-Great layout for entertaining-Owner Suite on main w/private Deck O'looking AMAZING Pool & Lake-Fin Terrace Lvl w/Full Custom Bar, Stone FP, Game Rm + Exercise Room-2 Slip Dock


2468 Basin Drive

Asking Price - $1,575,000

Address - 2468 Basin Drive

Gainesville, GA 30506

Subdivision - Chattahoochee Landing

Bedrooms - 5

Bathrooms - 4.5


Magnificent estate home on Lake Lanier peninsula. Elegant finishes throughout. Lovely crown molding, lake views from every room across the back of the home, soaring ceiling in great room. Large, open kitchen featuring granite, breakfast area, keeping room, and pantry. Oversized master suite w/a large custom closet, sauna, and lake views. Outdoor space perfect for entertaining, situated around the in-ground pool. Terrace level exercise room and cedar storage space. In-law/teen suite above the 3 car garage. Single Slip dock with party deck and an easy walk to the lake!


5940 Tanglewood Circle

Asking Price - $400,000

Address - 5940 Tanglewood Circle

Cumming, GA 30041

Subdivision - Whispering Pines

Bedrooms - 4

Bathrooms - 3.5


Excellent South Lake Lanier Location near GA 400, shopping, restaurants, parks and boat ramps. Fantastic home with master on the main, awesome great room with lots of windows overlooking the lake, Gourmet kitchen features custom stained cabinets, granite counters, Upstairs has loft area with private deck, 3 bedrooms, and full bathroom, Finished basement with private bathroom. Large stoned patio with stacked stoned fireplace, Outside shower, Private Dock.


8062 Beachwood Drive

Asking Price - $399,900

Address - 8062 Beachwood Drive

Murrayville, GA 30564

Subdivision - Mountain View Lake Estates

Bedrooms - 4

Bathrooms - 3.5


Come live at the lake or enjoy this 4 BD/3.5BA home on weekends, entertaining your guests & family! Breathtaking views of the open water of the Chestatee River area of Lake Lanier. Sit back & relax and enjoy the views of the lake on the covered porch off the main level of the home, or the private balcony off the Master Suite. Finished terrace level has an in-law suite, 2nd kitchen, media room, bedroom & full bath, workshop & covered patio.! Possibly rental income, has separate entrance & Washer & Dryer hookup. Gentle walk to the dock! Convenient to 400 & Gainesville.


2540 Edgewater Road

Asking Price - $609,000

Address - 2540 Edgewater Road

Cumming, GA 30041

Subdivision - Lanier Woods

Bedrooms - 2

Bathrooms - 2


Your weekend getaway awaits you! This 2 bed/2 bath home includes a private, permitted dock with party deck and is located on one of the Best Water Ski Coves on Lake Lanier. No additional permits being issued on the lake. Beautiful Cedar exterior, recently updated bathrooms, wood burning stone fireplace, large fenced backyard, & more. Easy access to 400, local shops & restaurants - feel like you're worlds away while enjoying secluded lake life!





Lake Lanier 101

There is a lot to consider when purchasing property on Lake Lanier. Other than the normal purchase of a home you have many other factors to look at with lake property. We will try to give you some things to think about while you're searching for property on Lake Lanier.

Location on Lake Lanier

Lake Lanier ranges almost 22 miles from top to bottom and that can make a big difference if you're planning on commuting to and from Atlanta on a daily basis or it might not be an issue at all if this is a vacation home or if you work out of your home.


South Lake Lanier (South of Browns Bridge)

Generally speaking homes closer to the south end of Lake Lanier have a higher premium on them because of their proximity to Atlanta and the ability to have an easier commute to and from work. The other benefits of being on the southern end of Lake Lanier has to do with the amenities on the lake itself. Almost all of the marinas on Lake Lanier are on the southern half of the lake (see the marinas map). A few of these marinas also have restaurants located at them so you can park your boat, have a good meal, fuel up and get back out on the water. There are more parks on the southern portion of Lake Lanier (see parks map). Finally, you have Lake Lanier Islands on the south side of Lake Lanier which is a huge attraction because of the water park, restaurants and all of the other amenities that Lake Lanier Islands has to offer. The only down side to the south end of Lake Lanier is that it has more boat traffic usually than the northern half because of the amenities.

North Lake Lanier (North of Browns Bridge)

I have lived on the northern half of Lake Lanier for over ten years and would not change if I had to do it over again. There is generally less boating traffic and that makes it a little more tubing and skiing friendly. Currently the only marina on the northern half of Lake Lanier is Gainesville Marina with some tentative plans for another marina up the Chestatee River. There are more opportunities to buy lots on the northern half since it has not been built out as much as the south end of Lake Lanier. You will also find the newer subdivisions with all the amenities they offer on the northern end such as Harbour Point, Marina Bay and the active adult community Cresswind. All of these subdivisions offer great amenities such as swimming pools, club houses, community docks and tennis. There are many fingers and coves on the northern end which means that even on the most busy of holidays you can still find a place to park your boat, take a swim and seem as though you have the lake to yourself (even if you don't).


Water Type

When looking for a home for sale on Lake Lanier you will hear a lot of terms describing the type of water the lot or home has (good water, deep water etc...). All of the terms pretty much boil down to water depth at your dock and the location of the dock (on the main channel, on a bay, on a point, cove or in a creek).


Water Depth

This is important because if you are on shallow water you may have to move your dock more frequently or in times of drought you may not have sufficient water at your dock to get your boat in and out. You are allowed to move your dock in, out and even laterally to "chase water" if you have to and those rules are in the Corps of Engineers Shoreline Management Plan. Everyone on Lake Lanier with a residential dock has to move it eventually because our lake levels fluctuate. Most first time people searching for a home or lot on Lake Lanier request a home or lot that is level with deep water. While this would be ideal that is not how terrain works generally. Take a look at the slope of the lot and that is how it will follow into the water. If the lot slopes significantly it will follow that same level of slope into the water and generally speaking will get deeper faster than the water with a level lot. While I have seen some exceptions, a flat level lot will follow that same slope into the water. There are benefits to both types of terrain.


Location

"Big water" is a term used to describe a home or lot that sits on a more open portion of Lake Lanier either the main channel or on a large bay or cove. This plays a big role in the price of property for a couple of reasons; view and water type. Most people would prefer a vast wide open view so those attributes add to the value of a property and the second portion is water type. An example would be if you are looking at a property on a cove or a creek; the further back in the cove or creek you are the shallower the water tends to be and the narrower the portion of water becomes. Those properties in the back of a cove or creek may be a better financial value for someone if you are willing to give up some water depth and maybe the size of dock you would like (yes, the type of water you are on also has an impact on the type of dock the corps will permit you to have).




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