Whether from across the state or across the country, a growing number of new residents are making the move to Sterling on the Lake in Hall County. Here are 10 incredible reasons why happy homeowners are choosing this community, which was recognized by Real Estate Scorecard as the Best Community in Georgia.
1. Hall County School of Choice Program
Parents can find the best fit in terms of educational options for their family through Hall County Schools’ excellent School of Choice program that promotes a personalized education for all students. Nearby public schools, as well as several private schools, are convenient for residents with little learners.
2. Nearby shopping and dining
Shop ‘til you drop with Sterling on the Lake’s convenient location to area shopping and dining, with options as close as two miles from the community. Resident favorites such as Target and Kohl’s are perfect for quick conveniences, and the Mall of Georgia includes retail stores and restaurants to ensure endless options for the whole family.
3. Lakes and trails
The private lakes are the true heart of the community. Fancy a quiet paddle? Residents can easily check out a complimentary kayak or canoe from the community dock. Choose to speed things up on miles of trails and sidewalks for biking, walking, and jogging that connect neighborhoods, recreational facilities, and parks.
4. Fun and festivals
Feeling festive? Spread out your blanket on the Village Green to take part in the annual Fireworks Festival, or enjoy a movie at our onsite cinema. Get in the fall spirit at the Harvest Balloon Festival or celebrate the holidays during Winter Bazaar. With a full-time activities director on staff, there is never a shortage of family-friendly events.
5. Award-winning homebuilders
The community's impressive roster of homebuilders sets the standard for superior living, and their ever-growing awards collection is a testament to quality building and customer care.
6. Active Lifestyle
Sterling on the Lake provides the opportunity for residents to do more of what they love most. Perhaps it’s exploring the lovely lake shoreline in a kayak, or teaching their kids how to fish. It could be catching a game of doubles with friends at one of 10 tennis courts, or a family hike along the trails. In Sterling, you’ll discover more ways to get active and connect with those most important to you.
7. Proximity to top-notch health care
Annual checkups and under-the-weather doctor visits are made easier with nearby area medical centers, only a short drive from the community. Sterling on the Lake is surrounded by multiple healthcare options, and only six miles from the closest campus of Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Braselton.
8. Area attractions
Interested in planning a day trip for you and your loved ones? When it’s time to venture outside of the Sterling on the Lake community, residents have endless choices for area attractions. Date days are made magical with wine tastings at nearby Chateau Elan, or the wineries of neighboring Dahlonega. Family fun happens daily at Lake Lanier Islands with waterpark, zip-line and jet ski rentals. Residents can take in natural beauty at the Atlanta Botanical Gardens, or with a short drive to the North Georgia Mountains or Appalachian Trail.
9. Sports fanatic friendly
Calling all sporting enthusiasts: Sterling on the Lake’s location puts you close to all the competitive action. If football is your game of choice, you’re in luck as Flowery Branch is home to the training camp of Atlanta’s NFL team. If baseball or soccer spark your interest, the newly introduced Atlanta United soccer team and area Major League Baseball team will provide plenty of opportunities to catch a game. When your young athletes are ready to play, soccer, swim, and tennis camps are available for children, and adult residents love the accessibility of having onsite tennis pros ready to help punch up their game.
10. Easy access to Atlanta
Located within minutes from I-985 or I-85, the friendly, small-town atmosphere is also close to area employment centers and provides easy access to greater Atlanta. Interested in a quicker commute? Check out the Peach Pass electronic transponder for easier access to the Express Lanes. Perhaps you’re a frequent-flyer? Sterling on the Lake is just 50 miles from the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, so you can jet set at your heart’s desire.
Interested in seeing Sterling for yourself? Watch the video below to learn more, then plan your visit to experience our tranquil lakes, 200 acres of open space, community amenities, and more.