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Northeast Georgia offers an outstanding quality of life with Atlanta less than an hour away and nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. We offer the perfect blend of excitement and relaxation. For details about our climate, click here.

Outstanding quality of life with the perfect blend of excitement and relaxation.


Lake Sidney Lanier wraps around the landscape, adding beauty and great opportunity for boating, waterskiing, swimming, rowing and fishing. The mountains are filled with hiking paths and sections of the Appalachian Trail, arts and craft festivals, camping sites and other tourist magnets that draw people from through the Southeastern US.

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Northeast Georgia has the very best our nation has to offer. From an exceptional arts culture to fast-paced racing at Road Atlanta. Browse these links to learn more about our outstanding community.


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The Arts

In addition to performing arts, Gainesville has many fine arts and crafts galleries to suit every taste including:

The Quinlan Visual Arts Center
Both Gainesville College and Brenau University have substantial arts programs and galleries.

Libraries And Child Enrichment


Our schools, both public and private, offer exceptional education in caring environments that are integrated with the community through strong corporate support (Partners in Education) and effective Parent/Teacher teamwork. If golf is your game, we have beautiful courses for your enjoyment.

Quality of Life

The housing market continues to thrive, thanks in great part to the lake and the booming economic environment. Beautiful townhomes accent our downtown areas while elegant lake homes, neighborhoods and farms round out possibilities for physicians and their families.