Georgia  Logo

Georgia Real Estate Buying Articles

Welcome to our library of articles!

Below are articles related to buying homes, written by our staff, agents, and local professionals.

You can view articles related to other aspects of real estate using the left navigation bar.



Displaying 1 - 10 of 18
Top Five Places to Live in Cobb County Top Five Places to Live in Cobb County

By Tiffany Raiford

Part of the Atlanta metropolitan area, Cobb County sits directly northwest of Georgia's largest city. Living in Cobb County is a nice change for those who want the proximity to Atlanta without the hectic lifestyle that living in the city has to offer. Inside, we highlight five smart options to live, work and play in Cobb County

Read Full Article

First Time Home Buyer Programs in Georgia First Time Home Buyer Programs in Georgia

By Tiffany Raiford

Prospective homebuyers throughout Georgia will find it pleasing to know that there are several financing assistance options available to them. Inside, we review some of the most popular and effective first time homebuyer programs across the state.

Read Full Article

Types of Tenancy in Georgia Types of Tenancy in Georgia

By Elizabeth Elstien

Don't be stuck with the wrong type of ownership (known as "title") to your property. Understand the three most common ways to take title in Georgia and be prepared before you go house hunting.

Read Full Article

How Passage of Title Works in Georgia How Passage of Title Works in Georgia

By Tiffany Raiford

Passage of title is the last and most important step in a real estate transaction, marking the transfers over and the buyer become the new owner. Inside, we review of passage of title works, and what it entails in the state of Georgia.

Read Full Article

Taking the Plunge: To Rent or To Buy? Taking the Plunge: To Rent or To Buy?

By Mary Lamphere

Should you rent, or should you buy? There are pros and cons to each, and a thorough understanding of both sides will help you make the most informed decision possible. Inside, we review some of the most important points to consider.

Read Full Article

Understanding Private Mortgage Insurance Understanding Private Mortgage Insurance

By Colleen Colkitt

PMI, or Private Mortgage Insurance is a policy to protect lenders from loss if the borrower defaults, or cannot pay back a loan. Read more about PMI and how it all works!

Read Full Article

Buying a Home With Bad Credit: Your Options Buying a Home With Bad Credit: Your Options

By Tiffany Raiford

In your financial affairs, your credit score is the most important number you have. But even a subpar credit score isn't a death blow to your dream of buying a home. Inside, we run down the financing options for those with bad credit.

Read Full Article

Best Towns for Young Couples in Fulton County Best Towns for Young Couples in Fulton County

By Mary Lamphere

The best towns for young couples in the Atlanta Metro area provide entertainment, convenience, affordable housing and many other amenities.

Read Full Article

Top 5 Best High Schools in Fulton County Top 5 Best High Schools in Fulton County

By Mary Lamphere

These are some of the best high schools in Fulton County providing students with Advanced Placement course work opportunities and exceptional education.

Read Full Article

Top 5 Best Towns for Investors in Fulton County Top 5 Best Towns for Investors in Fulton County

By Mary Lamphere

Find out where you should purchase property in Fulton County if you're looking to make an investment that will quickly provide a cash flow.

Read Full Article


Displaying 1 - 10 of 18

Ask An Expert


Your question will be answered by our community of experts. You can select which type(s) of expert to send your question to, or you can send it to them all!

Become an Expert Contributor

As an expert you gain automatic notification of customer inquiries, additional company exposure, increased credibility, and access to our customers through discussion boards and article comments. Learn more about being an expert contributor.