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Top 5 Best Towns for Investors in Fulton County

As an investor, you're always looking for a way to put your money into something that will provide an immediate return. Investing in Fulton County property can provide a fast return on the investment whether you decide to purchase a property to renovate and flip or you decide to rent the property out for long term gain. Many areas of the county are being renovated offering affordable investment opportunities for those looking to purchase property in the Atlanta Metro area.

College Park

The College Park area is being cleaned up and renovated providing a great opportunity for investors looking to purchase property for a great return. Property values are mostly below $120K so there is not a major investment when compared to certain other areas of Fulton County where home prices may be closer to the $200-300K marker. Many of the homes in College Park were built prior to 1975 which means they are mostly outdated and could use some renovations, but picking up a home in the area well below market value is almost easy.


Home sales in Hapeville tend to be in the range of below $100K offering a great investment opportunity if you're not looking to put a lot of money into the purchase of the property before you begin to make improvements and attempt to recuperate your investment. Many of the properties in Hapeville, like College Park, are being renovated and refurbished then rented out. You'll quickly find foreclosures and a number of short sale properties in the area that could provide an excellent return.

East Point

The East Point area offers many historic properties including everything from homes to apartment communities that are for sale. You'll find retail shops, major shopping centers, hotels and motels and plenty of residential housing in the area that is available for sale and which could easily provide fast cash flow to the right buyer. East Point is an attractive area for all around investment opportunities or if you're really not sure what type of property you are looking for.


West Atlanta along the I-285 area provides a number of investment property options for those who want to purchase a property that can immediately be rented out for a return. Single family homes in the area can be found well below $100K if you look around and the prime location to the city attracts renters moving into the area for work or to attend school. Investment property in Atlanta can quickly provide a return with minimal or no additional work put into the property before renting it out.


If you're looking for commercial property, Milton is a prime location that is rapidly growing and attracting more visitors. Most of the investment properties that you'll find in the area are major commercial buildings but with the right business planned, the investment could really pay off as Milton is prime location for families and professionals moving into the Atlanta area and looking to stay outside of the major city.

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