Growing Neighborhoods in West Chatham
When tourists think of Savannah, they generally think of the historic district and its tree lined streets, but the area is more than just the city of Savannah proper. Savannah has grown to touch and sometimes surround adjacent communities. West of Savannah, which includes Pooler, Port Wentworth and Garden City is the fastest growing area in the nation. Building is focused on Pooler homes — especially the areas of Godley Station and also South into Berwick. There are a dozen other large master-planned communities such as Southbridge and Savannah Quarters. West Chatham real estate communities offer easy access to Interstates 95 and 16, as well as close proximity to the Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport, making the area a popular choice for commuters.
The areas of Pooler and Port Wentworth are both host to a large amount of stores, restaurants, and medical offices. Both Pooler and Port Wentworth, as well as Godley Station, offer amenity filled neighborhoods with single family homes and townhomes, many of which are brand new or have had only one previous owner. Located in the heart of Chatham County, Garden City boasts a rich history, friendly neighborhoods, vibrant economy and quality services for residents.
Pooler, Port Wentworth, Garden City — and extending west out of Chatham County into Bloomingdale, Effingham County, and even Statesboro and Brooklet (Bulloch County) — are now home to tens of thousands of families whose breadwinner works at some of the nearby manufacturing and distribution facilities. As such, demand for housing west of Savannah has spurred a plethora of new housing developments in those areas. Many homebuyers in West Chatham are finding themselves with plenty of viable options, such as larger homes, on larger plots of land for lower prices. And with such a surge of growth, residents are finding good schools, and more variety of quality commercial establishments.
Combine the job opportunities and housing choices, along with the proximity to the regional airport and the intersection of major interstates I-95 and I-16, and you have a very compelling argument to live West of Savannah. West Chatham is a great place to live, work and play.
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