This community has a relaxed suburban vibe with lots to see and do.

Welcome to Sandy Springs

Bustling suburban city next to Atlanta’s Buckhead district ​​​​​​​

Sandy Springs is a bustling suburban city with a vibrant social scene and thriving local economy. Sandy Springs is adjacent to Atlanta’s upscale Buckhead district and offers access to a wide range of restaurants and retailers. Sandy Springs is also the corporate home of major companies such as UPS, Cox, and Mercedes-Benz. 

Sandy Springs is surrounded by over 950 acres of parks and open space. Many properties are bordered by serene woodland that offers a wonderfully peaceful place to call home. The community’s real estate mostly consists of large single-family homes with attractive architecture. The grandest properties include spectacular estates with outstanding designs and amenities. ​​​​​​​

What to Love

  • Bustling suburban community 
  • Large parks
  • Great shopping and dining 
  • Close to Buckhead

People & Lifestyle

Sandy Springs is a diverse community with residents that include professionals, young families, and retirees. This community has a relaxed suburban vibe with lots to see and do. Downtown Sandy Springs offers some of the best dining in the Atlanta Metropolitan Area. Homes are within easy reach of lots of large parks and abundant shopping and entertainment in Buckhead. ​​​​​​​

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Sandy Springs combines a dynamic cosmopolitan atmosphere with friendly local appeal. The city offers a huge variety of international eateries and trendy dining spots. Rumi’s Kitchen serves creative Persian cuisine in a sleek setting with an outdoor patio. There’s also patio seating at sleek modern bistro Brooklyn CaféJoey D’s Oak Room offers a memorable dining experience with Cajun and New York-style specialties and a photo-worthy bar stocked with over 600 different spirits. Ippolito’s is a welcoming neighborhood spot for delicious Italian flatbread pizzas and homemade pasta. Kaiser’s Chophouse is one of the Atlanta Metropolitan Area’s most celebrated restaurants. Kaiser’s offers perfectly-executed steaks, chops, and seafood in a refined setting. ​​​​​​​

Things to Do

Just south of Sandy Springs in Buckhead, 268-acre Chastain Park is the largest city park in Atlanta. The many amenities at this sprawling green space include jogging and walking trails, tennis courts, softball diamonds, an arts center, a gymnasium, a golf course, a playground, and a horse park. Chastain Park Amphitheater brings a diverse lineup of concerts to the park ranging from orchestral performances to pop acts. The amphitheater opened in 1944 and is the oldest outdoor performance venue in Atlanta. Over the decades, performers have included everyone from James Brown and Frank Sinatra to Fifth Harmony and Billie Eilish. During the summer, Sandy Springs hosts free concerts every Friday evening as part of City Green LiveHammond Park in the heart of Sandy Springs has basketball and tennis courts, playgrounds, picnic pavilions, and a gymnastics center. 30-acre Morgan Falls Overlook Park is a gorgeous riverside park with a boat dock, hiking trails, fire pits, and porch swings. This park is a popular starting point for river-based adventures, with rentals available for canoes, kayaks, and paddleboards. Riverside Park straddles the boundary between Sandy Springs and Roswell. This park has multi-use trails, children’s play areas, and access to the Chattahoochee River for canoeing, fishing, and kayaking. Riverside Park also hosts a free concert series over the summer months. Heritage Sandy Springs Museum is housed within an original 1860s farmhouse and is surrounded by four acres of farmland. The museum features a variety of exhibits exploring the community’s history. Heritage Sandy Springs hosts the annual Sandy Springs Festival in September with lots of fun activities for all ages to enjoy. Sandy Springs is also home to Anne Frank in the World, a moving exhibit of photographs documenting the tragic story of World War II and the Holocaust. ​​​​​​​


  Sandy Springs is zoned in the Fulton County public school district.

  • Heards Ferry Elementary School, Public, PK-5 
  • Riverwood International Charter School, Public, 9-12 
  • The Epstein School, Private, Jewish, PK-8 
  • Marist School, Private, Roman Catholic, 7-12



Tel: (770) 765-0005

65 Roswell Street #500, Alpharetta, GA 30009

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