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If you have a passion for golf and luxury living, then you’re invited to make yourself at home at Edinburgh, featuring the award-winning Bear’s Best golf course. The gated community features breathtaking lots, luxury recreation facilities, and distinctive homes, but it’s the Jack Nicklaus golf course that really attracts golf lovers to the community.

Bear's Best Golf is a Jack Nicklaus golf club that has been ranked in the “top ten courses you can play in America” by Golf Magazine. The course showcases great holes from a variety of Nicklaus designs including PGA West, Muirfield Village, Castle Pines and Gleneagles in Scotland. Bear’s Best Golf is truly a local leader in high-end daily fee golf in the Atlanta area, and the Jack Nicklaus golf course trained staff strives to provide each guest with a unique and memorable golf experience.

Edinburgh also features 24 hour security, a resident’s clubhouse with a great room and fireplace, game room, conference room, fully equipped kitchen and fitness room, six lighted tennis courts, tennis pavilion and seating, Jr. Olympic pool with 5 lap lanes, water slide and splash pool, baby pool, basketball court, and a children’s play area.

For more information on Edinburgh and Bear’s Best, a Jack Nicklaus Golf Course, contact us today.
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  • ELECTRICITY: A part of Georgia's modern integrated electrical transmission system, Gwinnett County has excellent ability to supply industrial demands. Compared to 47% for the U.S., coal accounts for 84% of fuel used by the state's power generating plants. This assures long-term continuity. Gwinnett County is served by Georgia Power and 3 electric membership cooperatives, thus giving electricity users a very competitive market from which to choose. If demand exceeds 900kw, any supplier can step in and offer service.

    NATURAL GAS: Majority of county is supplied by Atlanta Gas Light Co. Gas is available in industrial quantities on an interruptible basis. Lawrenceville and Buford have city-owned gas supplies.

    WATER: Plant capacity: 100,000,000 gal/day. Consumption: 34,905,000 gal/day average, 66,750,000 gal/day maximum. Storage capacity: 28,500,000 gal. elevated, 8,500,000 gal. ground. Source: Lake Lanier. In addition, the Duluth Plant has 15,000,000 gal/day capacity.

    SEWER: Plant Capacity: 47,000,000 gal/day; Advanced wastewater treatment plant.
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  • • The concept is Bear's Best:

    A collection of golf courses showcasing great holes from such Nicklaus designs as PGA West, Muirfield Village, Castle Pines and Gleneagles in Scotland. Built to focus on the "corporate entertainment" needs associated with most conventions, corporate meetings and incentive programs, Bear's Best is the ultimate venue for golf events of any size. Of particular interest for a Bear's Best course are those major American cities that serve as hosts for large conferences and conventions, including Las Vegas, Atlanta, Washington D.C., Dallas and Orlando.
    Our philosophy is to provide each guest with a unique, fresh and memorable golf experience. The Bear's Best courses strive to bring a diverse yet consistent golf facility to meeting planners, incentive buyers, association planners and leisure travelers. Each Bear's Best course offers a different 18-hole selection by Jack Nicklaus from his more than 200 course designs open for play worldwide. But the differences end there, as the clubhouse and all related golf services meet the same high standards at each Bear's Best Golf Course. Like going to your favorite restaurant in a different city, you may enjoy different foods based on the part of the country but you retain that all important comfort level knowing you will receive consistency in the product and above all, impeccable service.

    • Course Description:

    Bear’s Best Atlanta is ranked in the “Top Ten Courses You Can Play in America” by Golf Magazine. Located in the upscale gated community of Edinburgh, Bear’s Best is a high-end daily fee course focused on corporate entertaining and golf outings. Designed by Jack Nicklaus he selected 18 holes from his more than 200 course designs worldwide and put them into one extraordinary round of golf.

    • 2008 Rates:

    $94.00 Monday – Thursday ($69 Twilight), $114.00 Friday – Sunday & Holidays ($84 Twilight)
    Includes: Green fee, Cart fee, Range balls, and Engraved Bag Tag

    • Golf Tournaments and Outings

    Group packages are available 7 days a week. We are happy to customize a package according to your group's specific needs and budget.

    • Practice Range:

    2-acre practice facility with two practice greens, short game area, three tiered driving range, Bushnell yardage for precision targets and Titleist NXT range balls setup in a pyramid style.

    • Clubhouse & Lounge:

    10,000 square feet offering amenities for meetings, awards receptions, and banquets for groups of most sizes, featuring "Jack's Place" a sports memorabilia lounge and grill open to the public 7 days a week.

    • Club Rentals/Shoes:

    Featuring Titliest 905R Driver, 755 Irons and Cobra Speed LD Driver, FP Irons, Scotty Cameron Phantom Putter, and Vokey wedge System at $50.00 per set, including a sleeve of golf balls. Golf shoes may be purchased for $50. And up.


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  • • Clubhouse & Lounge:

    10,000 square feet offering amenities for meetings, awards receptions, and banquets for groups of most sizes, featuring "Jack's Place" a sports memorabilia lounge and grill open to the public 7 days a week.

    Edinburgh has an annual Association Fee is $1800 and Includes Swim/Tennis only
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  • Amenities at Edinburgh include a Jr. Olympic Pool, water slide and splash pool, baby pool, six lighted tennis courts along with a tennis pavilion, basketball court, children's play area, and a 10,000+ square foot Resident's clubhouse overlooking the golf course. From monthly cocktail parties to supper clubs to weekly family buffets, the residents of Edinburgh find their community to be a place of friendships, family and fun.
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  • Elementary: Riverside
    Middle: Lanier
    High: North Gwinnett
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  • Gwinnett County is known for its fantastic location and great amenities! For any specific questions please click on The Gwinnett County Tax Commissioner’s Website

    GWINNETT COUNTY PROPERTY TAX (EXAMPLE):

    Mathematics of Property Tax Example (Gwinnett):

    To determine the amount of your property taxes, several values are needed. These values are the Fair Market Value (FMV), Assessed Value (ASV), and the Millage Rate. The Millage Rate is defined as dollars per $1,000.00 of assessed value. For 2006, the Millage Rate for Gwinnett County has been set at $32.27 per $1000.00 or the decimal equivalent of .03227.

    Fair Market Value (F.M.V.) X 40% = Assessed Value

    Assessed Value X Millage = Tax

    Millage is usually expressed as dollars per $1,000.00 of Assessed Value

    Example: In 2006, Gwinnett County's millage rate is set at .03227. If your property has a FMV of $500,000, the ASV would be 40% or $200,000. Multiply the ASV of $200,000 by the millage rate of .03227 to determine your property taxes. In this example, property taxes would be $6,454.00

    *Remember to file for any tax exemptions if applicable. Ex. Homestead Exemption, School Tax Exemption etc. Please don’t hesitate to Contact Us with any questions you may have!

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