When Governor Nathan Deal’s office announced it was creating a Georgia Film Academy to prepare Georgians to work in the growing local film industry, it became a big deal to Fayetteville and Fayette County because it was also rumored that Pinewood Atlanta Studios in Fayetteville would host a GFA campus.
Pinewood Atlanta Studios executives, including part-owner Dan Cathy of Chick-fil-A fame, cut the ribbon on a brand-new GFA sound stage in late April, and during his speech Cathy teased another “major” film industry development in the works, which he indicated would be at least as significant a development as having Georgia Film Academy located in Fayetteville.
Cathy said that big announcement would be made on the Pinewood Studios Atlanta campus on Friday, July 1. [read full article here]
Pinewood Studios is bringing home the jobs and building careers in a major way! If you are thinking of moving to the Fayetteville area, this is the time to make your move!
Check out the new homes at The Canoe Club,a Master Planned Community that is set on 600 picturesque acres with 2 spectacular freshwater lakes, Menawa and Senoya. A 5,500 square foot Nantucket-inspired Lake Cottage overlooks the lakes and features a large gathering room, sunroom, catering kitchen and coffee bar.
Other amenities at The Canoe Club include a four-lane lap pool, lighted tennis courts, lakeside wharf dock and canoe storage plus a 24 hour fitness center.
The Canoe Club is proud to be partnered with New Leaf Homes, Becker Homes, David Weekley Homes and Peachtree Residential. With these fine builders, they will give you the highest quality in new home construction and build the home of your dreams.
Shopping is fantastic with the very close The Avenue Peachtree Shop, The Canoe Club has easy access to a wide array of shops, restaurants and boutiques. Piedmont Fayette Hospital, a 172-bed community hospital, is among the top 50 best hospitals in the nation and is minutes from the community and Georgia Military College (GMC), one of America’s best community colleges and one of only five military junior colleges nationwide and is located 1 mile north of The Canoe Club.
Pinewood Studios is around five miles from Fayetteville and is a huge opportunity for those who would like to take up with the film industry or just rub elbows with the celebrities coming through Fayetteville.
The Canoe Club just released 42 new homesites and are currently building several ranch plans and two master on the main homes that are perfect for empty nesters, singles or families alike!
From Atlanta: Take I-85 South to Exit 61, Peachtree City/Fairburn. Turn left on GA Highway 74 and travel approximately 2.5 miles. Turn left onto Sandy Creek Road and travel 6.5 miles to GA Highway 54. At GA Highway 54, turn right and travel approximately 3/4 mile. Turn left on Huiet Drive and travel approximately 1/2 mile to the entrance of The Canoe Club. Follow the community signs to the Lake Cottage and Sales Center.
Sales Center – contacts:
Verkina Parrish – 770-846-8004
Kristen Cunningham – 770-843-1390
Sales handled by Berkshire Hathaway HomeService – Georgia Properties – New Homes Division.