Atlanta Residential Real Estate Market Continues to Boom in April 2016

Homes sales and prices in metro Atlanta are continuing to increase during the spring buying frenzy. The Atlanta Board of Realtors, citing data from First Multiple Listing Service, reported residential sales hit 4,530 in March, a jump of 6.9 percent from 2015. Average and median sales prices continue to push Read More

Year to Date 2014 Atlanta Home Sales Price Overview

December 2014 Sales and Average Home Sales Price overview There were 4,363 closings for Residential Single Family Detached in December 2014. This reflects an increase of 2% over December 2013. There were 909 closings for Residential Single Family Attached in December 2014. This reflects an increase of 7% over December Read More

FILING FOR HOMESTEAD EXEMPTION ALL ATLANTA COUNTIES

FILING FOR HOMESTEAD EXEMPTION ALL ATLANTA COUNTIES Homeowners may need to provide their Warranty Deed book and page, proof of residence, social security numbers, driver’s license and car tag info. In most counties, to be eligible for the current year, you must have owned and occupied the property as of Read More

When should Buyer get a Survey when Buying a Home?

When buying a home, most lenders do not require their buyers to have a new survey done in preparation for closing. The lenders have title insurance protection for survey problems. Keep in mind that lenders also do not require buyers to get owner’s title insurance, but they do require lender’s Read More

Atlanta has the Second-Most Affordable Homes

1. Atlanta has the second-most affordable homes among the nation’s top 25 largest metro areas, according to a new report from Interest.com that takes into account home prices, income, and interest rates. 2. The US Housing Market continues to surge ahead with Existing Home Sales and Single-Family Housing Starts up Read More

October 2014 New Home Construction in Atlanta

October 2014 new home construction in Atlanta showed indications that housing inventory is coming out of its late-summer doldrums. Home Construction Construction of new homes in Atlanta returned a solid performance in September and in many aspects outpaced the same period a year ago. Permits for the construction of private homes Read More