Known as the place where "the metro meets the mountains," Cherokee County is filled with natural beauty while also offering the conveniences of a metropolitan marketplace. The city of Woodstock is located in the southernmost part of the county, approximately 30 miles north of Atlanta and 12 miles south of Canton. As the county's fastest growing city, Woodstock has enjoyed a growth rate of 70% over the past decade and is now home to approximately 24,000 residents.
Interstate 575 and State Highway 92 wind through the community, providing easy access to attractions both in town and throughout the county. Woodstock's charming historic downtown district lends a view of the past and a vision of the town's future. The brick-paved sidewalks create a hometown ambience, while a number of shops offer many retail options. Antique shops, tearooms, special event facilities, specialty shops, a coffeehouse, and numerous spas are available for the enjoyment of residents and visitors alike.
Students in Woodstock are served by the Cherokee County School District. Several colleges and universities are in close proximity for those looking to pursue a degree. Woodstock is also home to Woodstock Park North and Woodstock City Park. Between them, these parks offer multi-use trails, pedestrian bridges, educational areas, canoe landings, fishing piers, comfort stations, a farmer's market, and outdoor concerts in the summer. Real estate options in Woodstock consist of detached single-family homes, estate properties, condominiums, townhouses, and land lots.
Woodstock, GA Real Estate Market: Prices of Woodstock, Georgia Homes for Sale
While the real estate market in Woodstock consists primarily of single-family homes, there are also some listings for condominiums and townhouses throughout Cherokee County available. Houses in Woodstock, GA are priced from the $100,000s for homes in woodsy areas to $1.5 million for estate homes with deepwater access. Large homes on spacious, wooded lots in Matthew's Crossing can be purchased in the mid-$100,000s. Towne Lake properties are priced from the $100,000s to $800,000+, with some offering golf course lots and frontage. Grand estate properties with considerable acreage range in price from the high $300,000s to over $1 million. Houses in Woodstock are available in a variety of styles including colonial, traditional and ranch. Condos in Woodstock and Cherokee County townhouses are generally priced from under $100,000 to $300,000. Many units include access to community facilities such as swimming pools, tennis courts and play areas. Land and lots are also available in Woodstock for custom development and some farm/ranch properties can also be found.
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Woodstock Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of December 17th, 2018: homes priced around $306,185 compared to $303,995 the previous week, for a slight increase of less than +1%. For Monday, December 17th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.51%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.90%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.41%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.12%.