Atlanta Ga One Of The Best Cities To Invest In Real Estate
The Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta metro area is among the 20 best housing markets to invest in for 2018, according to Forbes. Forbes teamed up with Local Market Monitor to come up with the list of places where growth appears most sustainable.
Dacula Ga Voted Most Family Friendly Affordable Suburb
Dacula was recently named one of the most affordable family-friendly suburbs by realtor.com. The website looked at the 10 largest cities in the country and reviewed the surrounding ZIP codes outside the city limits to find the best suburb for the metro. The 30019 ZIP was singled out for its high number of family-friendly activities, including the 76-acre city park that has a pool, sports fields, playgrounds and an outdoor classroom.
Semi detached project will rise along Glenwood Avenue, next to a separate, 14-home development
Snuggled up to the bars and restaurants of East Atlanta Village, land has been cleared to make way for two dozen townhomes. Ironside East Atlanta Village billed as “Limited Edition Residences,” will soon begin vertical construction along Glenwood Avenue. What Now Atlanta reports that developers have an ambitious timeline for the development, with plans calling for the first residences to come to market in late spring.
Airbnb Income Now Allowed When Refinancing Properties
At a time when cities are still sorting out what effect, if any, Airbnb has on local rental and housing markets, the home-sharing giant is launching a new initiative that will further weave it into the fabric of owning a home.
In partnership with lenders Quicken Loans, Citizens Bank, and Better Mortgage, homeowners can now count income from renting their properties on Airbnb when refinancing a mortgage. The initiative also has government backing, as Fannie Mae, the mortgage facilitator that’s still under government conservatorship, is also part of the venture.