Wednesday, July 6, 2022 / by Cindy Bunch
Sterling on the Lake, Flowery Branch - Best Places to Live in Hall County
Are you planning to move to Hall County and looking for a community that checks all the boxes and then some? Sterling on the Lake in Flowery Branch, GA just might be at the top of your list.
First, Where is Sterling on the Lake?
This expansive neighborhood is located on the south side of Flowery Branch, east of 985. The neighborhood is actually a collection of several neighborhoods wrapped around the lake with entrances off of Capitola Farm Rd, Blackjack Rd, and Spout Springs Rd. Convenience to 985 means easy access to Lake Lanier, the Mall of Georgia down in Buford, and a 1 hr drive to the heart of downtown Atlanta.
Flowery Branch, GABefore we dive into more details of Sterling on the Lake, let us tell you a little more about the surrounding area of Flowery Branch and what you can find there:
- Population under 10,000
- Home of the ATL Falcons training facility
- Manufacturing and Distribution hubs for name brands like King’s Hawaiin and Wrigley’s
- Public education in Flowery Branch is served by Hall County Schools. Flowery Branch High School is the city's local high school.
- Slightly below-average cost of living compared to the rest of the US
So why is Sterling on the Lake one of the best places to live in Flowery Branch?
While Sterling on the Lake is right next door to the largest lake in GA, Lake Lanier, you also have the picturesque lake right in the middle of your neighborhood moments away from your doorstep. The lake covers 45 acres! While no motorized boats are permitted, they have kayaks available for rent at the community dock, or bring your own paddle boat.
The lake also features Picnic Island. A floating ramp takes you to the island in the center of the lake. As the name suggests, it’s the perfect place to picnic. Take advantage of the scenery for a photo shoot, too!
Sterling on the Lake features multiple pools, tennis courts, and playgrounds. 2 of the community pools are located at the state-of-the-art Club House in the heart of the neighborhood. Other Club House amenities include:
- 24 hr fitness center
- Movie Theater
- Plenty of event space for rent for parties and events
This neighborhood is built for you to enjoy nature with miles of trails connecting homes to parks and outdoor recreation areas. Plus, there’s a massive Treehouse built by Treehouse Masters!
Lastly, don’t miss the newly built Spout Springs Library featuring a coffee shop which you’ll find right inside the neighborhood’s entrance.
What’s the Housing Market like within Sterling on the Lake?
The neighborhoods that make up the Sterling on the Lake community are a mix of existing homes ranging from the high $300’s up to $1.3 million. With over 3,000 homes, there are many opportunities to move into Sterling on the Lake plus some remaining new construction opportunities in a 55+ section and custom-build homesites.
Don Bunch, Realtor with the Bunch Team at Keller Williams, has sold several homes in Sterling on the Lake in the past several months. He asked his clients why they chose to move to Sterling on the Lake and their top reasons were:
- Social calendar filled with community events
- Amenities list unmatched by any other neighborhood
- Multiple, stunning pools
If this community speaks to you, give Don and the Bunch Team a call at (404) 784-2049. We’d love to help you, too, find your dream home here in Sterling on the Lake!
This article is brought to you by Don Bunch and Cindy Bunch, Realtors with the Bunch Team Realty Group at Keller Williams Atlanta Partners. Learn more about our team and reach out to us anytime to help with your real estate goals.