Milton GA Homes for Sale
Milton is a city in Fulton county, GA and was incorporated on December 1, 2006. It has a population of more than 35,000, making it the 25th largest city in Georgia. Milton was named after the Revolutionary war hero John Milton. Milton is a distinctive community that embraces and enhances the city’s rural characteristics. The area exudes Southern charm and it is not uncommon to hear the area categorized as the “horse country” of Atlanta. Milton’s location gives its residents easy access to all that Atlanta has to offer from a gorgeous rural setting!
Shopping & Dining
There are some wonderful opportunities for great shopping and dining in and around Milton. “Avalon” is perhaps the most notable, featuring over 500,000 square feet of retail space on an 86 acre development. There is also a 12 screen premiere movie theater, a full-service hotel coming soon, and first class office space and residences available. Another great place to shop is Crabapple Crossroads. This is a unique shopping destination that offers many quaint boutiques, art galleries, and dining in a modern village setting. North Point Mall is located in Alpharetta and was opened in 1993. As of 2015, North Point Mall is one of Atlanta’s top upscale shopping destination. The area immediately surrounding the mall offers a wide variety of shopping, dining, and entertainment options.
Sandy Springs’ location offers easy access to 285 and route 400, making the city convenient to downtown Atlanta and Buckhead and just about anywhere else you could want to go in metro Atlanta or North Georgia. For outdoorsmen, there is every bit as much to do. The Chattahoochee River and Bull Sluice lake offer fishing, boating, kayaking, and canoeing. Another enchanting outdoors resource is Big Trees Forest Preserve, which offers 1.5 miles of trails, creeks and bridges for relaxing and stretching your legs in a serene forest environment. See the website below for more information: