Sandy Springs Real Estate & Homes for Sale in Georgia
Affluent and growing, Sandy Springs is a 35-square mile incorporated city in Fulton County, Georgia. Sandy Springs, named for the fresh water that bubbles through white sands, is at the crossroads of two major highways in the Atlanta metro region.
Major area employers include United Parcel Service, Bell South and Lucent Technologies. Sandy Springs has the largest concentration of major healthcare facilities in the Atlanta metro. Additionally, Mercedes Benz will be building their new headquarters in Sandy Springs—a 250,000 square foot office building on the Glenridge Hall property. State Farm is also building a new campus nearby.
With more than 260 acres of parks and recreation areas, Sandy Springs provides a wide variety of activities for all ages including golf, hiking trails, tennis and playgrounds.
The community's nearly 100,000 residents enjoy considerable residential and shopping choices. Sandy Springs' real estate options consist of townhouses, starter homes for sale, large riverfront estates, mansions and retirement communities. Land and lots are available for custom homes.
Sandy Springs' student population is served by the Fulton County School District, which includes 58 elementary, 19 middle, 17 high schools, and 9 charter schools. Georgia State University and the Georgia Institute of Technology are both in nearby Atlanta. Year-round heritage education, cultural enrichment, adult education, storytelling and gardening programs are offered at the Sandy Springs Historic Site and Park.
With its affordable homes, thriving economy and endless recreational and educational options, Sandy Springs offers an outstanding quality of life.
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