Thinking about one of the Braselton Ga retirement communities?
40 miles northeast of Atlanta, you’ll find the small town of Braselton. It population is less than 3,000 but the surrounding area is experiencing record growth especially among retirees. With a low crime rate and a cost of living 2.78% below the national average, within a one hour drive of a world-class city but with all of the benefits of small town life, it’s easy to see why so many retirees are looking for one of Braselton Ga retirement communities.
Chateau Elan Winery and Resort, is the first winery of its kind in the region since Prohibition. With numerous expansions over the past 14 years, Château Élan is now a 3,500 acre award-winning winery and luxury resort with an inn, conference center, four golf courses, eight restaurants, European-style health spa, residential community, wine market, equestrian show center and tennis center. The winery and resort attracts over 500,000 visitors every year.
Braselton is also the headquarters of the American Junior Golf Association, IMSA, the Panoz Motor Sports Group, and the Road Atlanta race track, one the world’s best road courses. Road Atlanta has a wide variety of events, including professional and amateur sports car and motorcycle races, racing and driving schools, corporate programs and testing for motor sports teams.
If you are looking for a unique Braselton Ga golf community, Traditions of Braselton may be just what you are looking for. Just 18 minutes from the Mall of Georgia and 10 minutes for Chateau Elon, this planned community offers real estate home sites to individuals at the same cost to builders allowing owners to build their dream home with the builder they select.
Since Braselton is located within an hours drive of both Atlanta and Athens, there's also plenty to do. The annual Braselton Antique and Holiday Festival is held annually at the end of October. Every Friday (4 to 7 pm) from May to October you can enjoy the Downtown Braselton Farmers Market where you'll find a variety of locally grown produce as well as budding entrepreneurs selling a variety of homemade goods.
The average home price in Braselton is right around $260,000 making the homes much more expensive than other places in the area but the nearby towns of Winder, Jefferson, Buford and Gainesville have many more retirement communities if you think that this area may be right for you but you have concerns about the home prices.
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