Johns Creek is located in the northeast part of Fulton County and is considered to be one of the fastest growing communities in the state. Incorporated in December of 2006, Johns Creek is already Georgia’s 10th largest city. Backed by a booming economy, an excellent school system, new housing and business developments and a diverse population, Johns Creek has become the perfect place to live, work and play for people of all ages. Proximity to Downtown Atlanta, as well as neighboring cities such as Duluth, Alpharetta and Sandy Springs is also a major plus. (more)
Today, Johns Creek is home to approximately 65,000. To meet the demands of residents, the city’s infrastructure is ever-evolving, including new homes schools and commercial buildings. Similarly, the area has seen an increase in the creation of parkland and other public spaces that serve to enhance the existing natural beauty of Johns Creek. The city is comprised of several attractive subdivisions that feature homes in all price ranges. Real estate options consist of single-family homes, condominiums and townhouses as well as gated estate properties. Johns Creek has the greatest concentration of golf courses in all of Metro Atlanta. From public courses to design layouts that feature privately-gated resort-style living, this emerging city has the right home and lifestyle for you. Johns Creek’s development is also due in part to its emphasis on improving its business community. The 1,900 acre Technology Park is a marvel of modern day design that features over 800 acres of office, technology and medical/professional space.
Johns Creek is quickly becoming the little Atlanta to the north. Today, Johns Creek is a progressive, self-sufficient city that is leading the way in innovative community design. Residents here enjoy a quality of life oftentimes unmatched in an urban area in that despite the rising population and the rapid development there is actually room to grow. In fact, the more construction the city experiences the more natural the city looks to the human eye. Schools and parks blend perfectly with neighboring homes. Restaurants, specialty shops and retail stores fit in nicely next to business parks. Public areas and open spaces seem like they belong exactly where they are. The city is a marriage of residential, retail and commercial growth and to that end is the most attractive community in the region in which to live.
Although Johns Creek is in Fulton County, Forsyth and Gwinnett Counties both border the city providing residents with further resources to enjoy and experience. The south side of the city is bound by Chattahoochee River and the city itself got its name from the body of water that runs through the area. From rivers and creeks to wooded hillsides and from vast expanses of open land to tree-lined streets Johns Creeks is as aesthetically beautiful as it is resourceful.
Of course, the Metro Atlanta area has served all cities in this region well. After all, Atlanta is the cultural center of the state and by some standings, the cultural center and business hub of the entire south. Atlanta offers many sports on both the professional and collegiate levels. Professional teams include the Atlanta Braves, Falcons, Thrashers and Hawks. Collegiate level sports are available through the Georgia Institute of Technology more commonly known as Georgia Tech to ACC fans. Atlanta also has a vast array of arts available to the public, including the High Museum of Art, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and the Atlanta Ballet. Similarly, Atlanta hosts a number of festivals, celebrations and parades for residents from all metropolitan communities to enjoy. These include well-known events such as the Georgia Renaissance Festival, Black College Spring Break, Sweet Auburn Festival, the Atlanta Dogwood Festival and the National Black Arts Festival.
Downtown Atlanta is a perfect compliment to the Johns Creek area in that Atlanta has many outstanding academic institutions of higher learning for residents to attend. Emory University, Georgia Tech, Georgia State University and Oglethorpe University are the more recognizable schools in the city. Four historically black colleges and universities are also located here: Clark Atlanta University, Morehouse College, Morris Brown College and Spelman College. For students graduating from Johns Creek’s award winning schools, furthering the education at any one of Atlanta’s fine institutions is a wonderful opportunity.
Johns Creek is both filled with and surrounded by opportunity. From the amenities and benefits found within the city limits to those found in neighboring communities, residents of Johns Creek have their pulse on what’s happening in this part of the state. If you are seeking to purchase a home in an exciting city that is filled with boundless employment, recreation, entertainment and cultural amenities, then Johns Creek is the perfect place for you and yours to call home.
Price Range of Johns Creek Houses
Johns Creek offers an abundance of homes to suit any lifestyle. Few properties were designed before 1990, but even those are gorgeous homes in traditional country-style settings. A variety of townhouses and condominiums in addition to a vast array of homes in all shapes and sizes are continually sprouting up throughout the city. Townhouses and condominiums range from the mid-$100,000s to $500,000 and up depending on size, location and amenities.
Two, three and four-bedroom homes near schools, parks and shopping areas range in price from $200,000 to $800,000 and higher. Homes and condominiums in golf communities are also available and range in price from the mid-$200,000s to $2 million and more. Johns Creek also has many larger homes with handsome features and amenities scattered throughout the area. These properties range in price from $900,000 to $4 million and more depending on location, view, amenities and design.
Johns Creek, Georgia Average Home Sizes and Asking Prices
Partners is here to serve you and help you achieve all of your real estate goals! Dan is an associate broker and has worked in the industry since 1988. He is dedicated to delivering his clients the utmost in customer service by adhering to his business philosophy of “Integrity, Teamwork and Trust.” As a result, he boasts a high rate of repeat and referral business. He works with a client-for-life mentality, which is evident in the fact that he has helped four generations of one family in the buying and selling of their many homes in over a 15 year period. This is a testament to his longevity as a leader in the industry as well as his commitment to the betterment of his clients’ long term real estate goals. (more)
In addition to working in residential real estate, Dan enjoys working with first-time buyers and has a long history of assisting high-level business executives with their moves. A member of the National Association of REALTORS®, Dan places a tremendous emphasis on continuing his education and learning more about the industry and the marketplace so that he can keep his clients well informed. Additionally, he will take the time to educate his clients throughout the real estate process so that they are not left out of the loop and have all the information they need to make sound decisions. If you want the best, then call the best and contact Dan the Real Estate Man.
Tina Hecht has been in sales in the Atlanta/North GA area since 1980 and knows it like she has been here all her life. She specializes in Forsyth County and the surrounding area residential homes, particularly those in golf communities and swim tennis subdivisions. Her extensive knowledge about the area and industry has gained her the reputation as the agent with the "smart solutions".
Beyond that, her customer service is top notch paying close attention to her listing clients with formal status updates, frequent phone calls and emails, official feedback solutions and much more. Once the home goes to contract, the service does not end. Status reports, close monitoring of the transaction and diligent attention to details allow her client to relax and let her manage until closing.
Buyers get the same attention to detail in addition to the added benefit of Tina's expertise in listening to her client to find what it is they are looking for. Since she is so familiar with the area and the market, Tina can narrow down the number of homes to show her client in person so they only see those that fits their criteria. Thus, saving time and effort in the long run.
With numerous past clients that call her again and again with referrals and general questions about the market conditions, Tina has gained a trusted following of happy clients and friends all over the North GA area!
The Johns Creek Team is proud to announce the addition of Janet Hitzel to its team. Her warm personality, passion for Real Estate, and background will now up the combined total experience of the team to 38 years. Her involvement, professionalism, and personal ethics are considered valuable assets to all of us. She truly represents the culture of Keller Williams and the team as well.
Janet was born and raised in New Jersey. She received her bachelor's degree from Montclair State University and Graduate credits from College of Saint Elizabeth. Janet relocated from Northern New Jersey and has settled with her family in beautiful Johns Creek, GA.
Janet takes the time to understand what her clients are looking for. Having bought and sold several properties and owning investment rentals, Janet has valuable knowledge to help first time home buyers as well as investors. She pays close attention to the real estate market and trends to deliver value to both buyers and sellers. Listings are a particular interest to Janet and she utilizes current technology and social media to market the property and reach the target audience.
Johns Creek Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of August 24th, 2015: homes priced around $279,950 compared to $282,450 the previous week, for a slight decrease of less than -1%. For Wednesday, September 2nd, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 3.90%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 2.96%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.27%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.88%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Johns Creek GA. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Johns Creek to help you find the best home!