Use Your Tax Refund as Down Payment on a New Home in Atlanta

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Sd3MlLRU60&color2=FBE9EC&version=3&modestbranding=1] In this week’s Mortgage Minutes, Academy Mortgage explains how your tax refund can be used for a down payment on a new home in metro Atlanta. The beginning of the year is a great time to get a mortgage and buy a home, as many builders haven’t ended their promotions from 2014, or they’ve already begun offering new first[...]

Housing Affordabilty Continues to Reach Record High Levels

To be a little more specific, the nationwide housing affordability is continuing to hover near its highest level in 18 years, the record was set in the first quarter of 2009. It hasn't actually surpassed the first quarter's numbers, but it is very close. According to the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Opportunity Index, 72.3% of all new[...]

April is New Homes Month – Celebrate by Buying a New Atlanta Home

April is known for many thing - Easter, rain, Spring Break- but real estate agents and other professionals in the home building industry should also associate April with new homes because April is "New Homes Month." It really makes perfect sense that April is considered "New Homes Month" because it usually during the month of April when many home builders[...]

Take Advantage of the $8,000 Home Buyer Tax Credit

Now is a fantastic time to be a first time home buyer in Atlanta, and Bowen Family Homes wants to help make your dreams of owning a home become a reality. The new home builder in Atlanta has over 20 communities that are perfect for first-time homebuyers. Whether looking for a community with great amenities, spacious floorplans, exceptional location, upgraded[...]

Midtown Lawyer Buys Brock Built Green House

The Brock Built Green House has sold! Kinshasa K. Williams closed on the EarthCraft home in West Highlands on Dec. 31, 2008. If you'll recall from last summer, the Green House represents many donated hours and products from a myriad of metro Atlanta companies as they worked together to create a new home in Atlanta that was the epitome of[...]