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Under Contract- 3517 Lake Ridge Drive

This gorgeous home for sale in Harbour Point located at 3517 Lake Ridge Drive has gone under contract. The sellers are accepting backup offers. The offering price is $545,000. This home is situated on a beautiful private lot with extensive low maintenance landscaping. There is an optional boat slip available in the marina on Lake Lanier inside Harbour Point for an additional fee.

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Harbour Point Buyer Tip #2

Did you know that homeowner’s dues vary with different properties in Harbour Point? Properties in Harbour Point have different dues schedules depending on the location within the neighborhood and whether or not there is a boat slip with the property.  There is a base HOA annual fee that all homeowners must pay.  This base fee covers things like general maintenance and operation of the pool, clubhouse, tennis courts and private roads within the gated community.  Weekly garbage collection is also included. Owners who have a boat slip pay an additional annual fee to maintain and operate the docks which have […]

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Favorable Property Tax Rates in Retirement

Hall County offers excellent property tax benefits for property owners over age 62.  There is a graduated reduction in the school tax portion of property taxes that is maximized at age 70 regardless of age.  Below are the highlights of the school tax exemptions that can begin at age 62.  Download the complete list of all property tax exemptions- Hall County Tax Exemptions. Total school tax exemption • 70 years of age on or before January 1 of the year in which you apply for and qualify for school tax exemption (must apply by April 1) • Proof of age required • […]

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Harbour Point Buyer Tip #3

Know the rules! Purchasing a home in a covenant-protected community is a terrific way to help preserve your investment.  Covenants insure that all residents within the community must adhere to the same basic rules when it comes to things like exterior paint colors, yard maintenance, and building additions.  For more information about Harbour Point’s community rules, download a copy of the Covenants & Restrictions here.

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Harbour Point Seller Tip #2

There are a lot of aspects you need to consider in selling luxury homes.  The first thing you need to keep in mind is that it can be very challenging, and it could take some time, before you could strike on a good deal.  Whether you are going to go about it on your own or enlist the services of a broker, you need to take note of the following tips, since they will help you sell your house effectively. The very first step you need to take in selling luxury homes is to establish the right price for it.  […]

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Harbour Point Buyer Tip #1

Did you know that only some homes in Harbour Point have the option of a private boat slip in the Harbour Point Marina? Be sure to find out if the home you are looking at has a boat slip option.  If the property does not have a boat slip option, the only way to purchase a boat slip in Harbour Point is to get on the waiting list.  In order to purchase a boat slip in the marina, other owners have to release the rights to the boat slip with their property.  This waiting list could take months or even […]

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