Homeownership Dreams More Attainable in 2015

Home prices are rising around the country, including in metro Atlanta. According to RealtyTrac’s® November reports, prices in the Atlanta real estate market were up 15 percent in November 2014 as compared to a year prior. In addition, the Augusta and Richmond metro area saw a 15 percent year-over-year appreciation, while the Chattanooga, Tennessee market, which also includes parts of[...]

Buying a Home Remains 52% Cheaper than Renting in Atlanta

Is buying a home cheaper than renting? In the nation’s 100 largest metro areas, buying is, on average, 38 percent cheaper than renting your home according to Trulia. Rising mortgage rates and home prices have begun to narrow the gap over the past year, although interest rates have recently dropped and the housing price growth is beginning to slow down. To[...]

Traton Homes Offers Rental and Property Management Program to Buyers

Atlanta new home shoppers that feel stuck because they are unable to sell their current homes don’t have to put off moving into a new home any longer. Traton Homes, a home builder with communities across the metro Atlanta area, recently partnered with Market Place Homes, a rental and property management program that will allow qualified buyers to move into[...]