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Best Atlanta Neighborhoods for College Students, Recent Grads

Home to many phenomenal educational institutions in and outside the metro area, Atlanta boasts fantastic neighborhoods for students wishing to remain Intown. A hot housing market mixed with a renowned culture and bustling economy, the capital of the Peach State attracts students and graduates from across the world. But entering the Atlanta homebuying and renting market can be overwhelming, especially[...]

Millennial Homebuyers on the rise

Millennial Homebuyers Are on the Rise

According to the National Association of Realtors® (NAR), the number of millennial homebuyers significantly increased over the last year! NAR is the largest trade association in the United States representing more than 1.5 million members of the residential and commercial real estate industries. In the 2022 Home Buyer and Seller Generational Trends Report, NAR studied the differences and similarities between[...]

Booming Housing Market Leads to Increase in Equity-Rich Properties

A Booming Housing Market Leads to Increase in Homeowner Equity

Earlier this year, ATTOM released its fourth-quarter 2021 U.S. Home Equity & Underwater Report. The release revealed that 41.9 percent of mortgaged residential properties were considered equity-rich in the fourth quarter. The combined estimated amount of loan balances secured by the surveyed properties was no more than 50 percent of their estimated market values. Out of the homes surveyed in the fourth quarter[...]

Rising Mortgage Rates

What Should You Know About Rising Mortgage Rates?

A new year means new homebuying opportunities, but with mortgage rates rising, what does this mean for 2022 homebuyers? According to Redfin, there will be a significant drop in affordable housing in the cities of Atlanta, Austin and Phoenix. The housing boom created in the wake of Coronavirus caused home prices to skyrocket and housing inventories to dramatically decrease. The Federal Reserve[...]

Car Shipping

How to Compare Car-Shipping Companies for Long-Distance Moves

Picking the appropriate car-shipping company makes all the difference during a relocation experience. When planning a long-distance move, there is a lot to consider. Between fine-tuning the details and packing, it’s difficult to find time to sift through car shipping companies to land the right one. Selecting a business that perfectly fits your requirements and offers professional services is essential. Why You[...]

U.S. Foreclosure

U.S. Foreclosure Market Saw Record Lows in 2021

The housing market continues to show improvement not only in Atlanta but across the country. While record-low national housing inventory remains, the number of foreclosures reported across continues to decrease. ATTOM recently released the 2021 Year-End U.S. Foreclosure Market Report, detailing scheduled actions, default notices and bank repossessions recorded in the past year. Licensor of the nation’s top comprehensive data and[...]