Lakecrest is a 55+ community in Buford, GA. Featuring five distinct single-family floor plans from builder Pulte Homes, Lakecrest offers homebuyers access to amenities such as a walking path connecting to Lake Lanier and greenspace within the community itself. Located northeast of the Atlanta area in Buford, Lakecrest allows homebuyers to enjoy the bucolic beauty of Northern Georgia while still being close enough to Atlanta to take advantage of the many dining, shopping, and entertainment opportunities in the area.

Homebuyers looking for homes for sale in Buford, GA will enjoy what Lakecrest has to offer.

Lakecrest Amenities and Lifestyle

Residents at Lakecrest have access to a fire pit, some community greenspace, and a walking path that connects residents to all the recreational opportunities available in and around Lake Lanier.

Members of the community enjoy a low-maintenance lifestyle thanks to a homeowners’ association that takes care of common area upkeep and lawn maintenance. With more free time, homeowners at Lakecrest can enjoy spending time with family or pursuing new hobbies. Residents can also enjoy the variety of activities offered close to home, such as boating on Lake Lanier, hiking, or horseback riding.

Lakecrest Homes & Real Estate

Pulte began construction of Lakecrest in 2022 and plans to build 77 single-family homes total. These low-maintenance ranch-style lake homes range from 1,872 to 2,236 square feet and have two to five bedrooms, two to three-and-a-half bathrooms, and an attached two-car garage. Features in some homes include en-suite owner’s bathrooms, screened patios, sunrooms, and fireplaces set in spacious gathering rooms. Some plans also offer loft and basement options.

Buford, GA Area 

Lakecrest is located in Buford, GA. This prime location puts residents in easy reach of daily needs and fun opportunities.

Residents of Lakecrest are also close to any daily conveniences they may need, including grocery stores such as Kroger, Publix, and Target. Pharmacy needs can be met at CVS and Complete Care Pharmacy.

Lakecrest is also close to multiple health care providers, including Northside Hospital Forsyth, Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Northside Hospital Duluth, and Neighborhood Healthcare Center.

When homeowners are looking for entertainment or dining options in the area they can travel along West Main Street, which is home to several restaurants, bars, and shops.  There are also various attractions in the area, including the Sugar Hill Museum & Art Gallery, Museum of Buford, JCH Center for the Arts, as well as the wealth of museums, live music venues, and sports arenas available in the Atlanta area.

Members of the community who want to get outside can find plenty of options to explore in the area. There are multiple greenspaces and parks to choose from, including Buford Dam Park, East Bank Park, Gary Pirkle Park, and Don Carter State Park. Golfers can also find multiple courses to play nearby, including Sugar Hill Golf Club, Lanier Islands Legacy Golf Course, and Windermere Golf Club.

Those who want to visit nearby metropolitan areas are in luck. Lakecrest is an hour’s drive to Atlanta, providing easy access to everything the city has to offer. For longer trips, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is also about an hour away.

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There are plenty of activities available in Lakecrest. Here is a sample of some of the clubs, activities and classes offered here.

  • Walking & Biking Trails
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  • Fire Pit

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There are plenty of activities available in Lakecrest. Here is a sample of some of the clubs, activities and classes offered here.

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