High School Freshman Buys Piece of Atlanta Real Estate

What would you do with $17,000? Your first reaction would probably be to buy a new car, go shopping or maybe take a much needed vacation, or maybe you'd put the money away into a savings account. However, one 15-year-old high school student chose to invest her inheritance on a piece of Atlanta real estate. Lauren Rasmus, a freshman at Riverwood[...]

Home Builder Stocks Reach Two Year High

Good news for the housing industry, home builder stocks have reached their highest point in two years. Standard & Poor's index of 11 home builder stocks has risen 80 percent since October, which had been the most recent low point for the industry. Home builder shares' recent increase may be partially due to the change in seasons. Generally, these shares improve[...]

Homebuyers Spend $1.4 Million on Atlanta Foreclosures in One Day

Homeowners spent $14.1 million on Atlanta foreclosures at a recent Auction.com event at the Georgia International Convention Center. More than 200 bidders showed up to the auction, with another 200+ bidding online. Over 80 percent of the area bank-owned properties auctioned at Day 1 of the event were sold. “Today’s auction provided local homebuyers with an opportunity to buy a wonderful and affordable home,[...]