Atlanta Metro Area First-Time Homebuyer Report

The population of Atlanta ranks as the 10th-largest metro area in USA with 5,268,860 people. However, it only ranks 40th in terms of growth at a 10-year growth rate of 24.0%. Its three largest counties are Fulton County, Gwinnett County, and DeKalb County. It should be noted that at 59.1%, most people own their homes in the Atlanta Metro Area. Leading the list of top schools in the metro area are Tyrone Elementary School, Booth Middle School, and Brookwood High School.

Price Range

Homes in the Atlanta Metro Area are worth a median of $124,900, similar to other parts of USA. Additionally, the list prices of available homes is currently at an average of $279,807. The homes with the highest value are in Forsyth County, Fayette County, and Dawson County.

Typical Dwelling

A four-bedroom detached home valued around $295,364 is considered a typical dwelling in the Atlanta Metro Area. If a buyer was looking for a similar home, they would need good credit and a $59,073 cash down payment to get a mortgage with a 3.95% interest rate. The monthly payments would be $1,072 and the property tax rate is $9.00 per $1,000 of taxable assessed value.

To view homes for sale in Atlanta and all the surrounding counties, go to www.homes4saleinatlanta.comĀ  Call now at 678-613-5636, Regina Ambrose at Chapman Hall Realtors. Regina will email you every day homes/townhomes/condos new listings. She has over 17 years experience and is available 7 days a week.




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