Atlanta Real Estate News

6 Tax Breaks Most Home Buyers Don't Realize They Can Get

Tax season is here once again, which means you don't want to miss out on any tax deductions you may qualify for. Whether you purchased a home in 2016 or you’ve been living in your existing home for some time, you may benefit from a few home owner tax deductions. Here are some deductions to consider.

Mortgage Interest

One of the largest tax deductions for homeowners is the interest made on mortgage payments, which covers interests paid up to $1 million dollars.

As a home owner, you’ll need to file an itemized tax return in order to claim your deduction. To know how much you paid in interest your loan provider will send you a 1040 form shortly after the tax year ends showing how much you

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Cobb County Homes Cobb County has always been viewed as a suburban county. With a population of about 741,000 residents, Cobb County is considered to be Georgia’s third most populated county. It’s known for being committed to vehicles as their primary form of transportation, which is a contrast with other neighboring counties, such as Fulton and North Fulton County. According to AJC Cobb County will be adding 2 miles of multiple use trails.

These trails will be created with the optimism of enhancing Cobb County’s pre-existing network, which in return will add to the county’s net-worth. These trails are an appealing aspect for visitors, residents and travelers alike. It has been discussed that the new trails will consist of 2.1 miles of cemented trails. They will be

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Alpharetta Real Estate|Homes for sale in AlpharettaIf you plan to purchase a home in Alpharetta, GA or if you are a homeowner in the city and plan to sell anytime soon, it’s important to be aware of local real estate trends, so you can make an informed decision about the right time to buy or sell.

Real estate trends vary from city to city depending on a variety of factors. In one city there may be a downward trend, and in the neighboring city, there may be an upward trend.

Alpharetta recently experienced a downward trend in real estate, which is the first in quite some time. A downward trend is the act of a home’s traditional sale price declining over a period. Along with a drop of homes being sold during a particular time frame. A decrease in sales prices is great news for anyone thinking about

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100 Nutmeg Lane, Woodstock GA. 30189

Woodstock Homes for Sale | Woodstock GA Real Estate | 100 Nutmeg LaneGorgeous ranch on finished basement in awesome Towne Lake location! 3 bedrooms, 3 full baths with teen suite in the basement. Family room has vaulted ceilings and wood-burning fireplace. Open kitchen with breakfast bar and eat-in breakfast area that opens to the back deck. Hardwood floors in the foyer, kitchen area, and dining room. Master bedroom has trey ceiling and bathroom with dual vanities, separate shower and soaking tub, plus walk-in closet. Secondary bedrooms each with ample closet space! Finished basement features a full bathroom, media room, and large recreation room.
Perfect spot for a teen suite or man-cave! Fresh paint and great colors. Back deck overlooks full fenced in backyard. Lower patio off the

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509 Creekshire Circle, Canton GA. 30115

509 Creekshire Circle, Canton GA. 30115Amazing Hampton Station traditional is now available! This impeccable home is family-friendly and ready to move right in. 4 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, loft + main floor study gives this home plenty of space for everyday living and entertaining. 2-story foyer welcomes you in to this light-filled home. The main floor features hardwood floors throughout, formal dining room, large family room with stone fireplace, and gorgeous kitchen with stained cabinets, island/breakfast bar, tile backsplash, and stainless steel appliances. Don’t miss the study / office off the family room!

Upstairs, you will find an open loft area – perfect for a kids playroom! The Master Suite features a sitting room, and beautiful bathroom with

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Homes for sale Bridgemill

Welcome home to this Bridgemill beauty featuring 4 bedrooms and 2.5 baths! Move right in since renovations are complete! Gorgeous dark hardwood floors throughout main level, all new carpet upstairs, and new paint inside AND out! Freshly landscaped lawn and professionally cleaned so all you have to think about is what to put where.

Open and flowing floorplan features formal living room and formal dining room, and soaring vaulted ceiling in the family room, featuring a fireplace and a wall of windows viewing the backyard. The kitchen overlooks the family room, and features Corian counters, tile backsplash, stainless steel appliances, island with breakfast bar, and eat-in breakfast area. A powder room and HUGE laundry room can also be found on the main

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Smyrna Home for Sale | Smyrna Real EstateWelcome home to this gorgeous traditional in super convenient Smyrna location! Space abounds with 5 bedrooms and 5 full bathrooms, plus finished basement. Hardwoods floors and 2-story foyer welcome you in the home. The main level features the formal dining room, huge kitchen with island, granite counters, and eat-in breakfast area overlooking the 2-story family room. Guest bedroom and full bath can also be found on this level.

Upstairs, the Master Suite features bedroom with sitting area, plus bathroom with dual vanities, jetted tub, separate shower, and walk-in closets. Secondary bedrooms are generously sized, with private bathrooms and lots of closet space!

The finished basement is a true delight for everyone in the family with awesome media room

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Woodstock GA Homes For Sale, Woodstock Real EstateThere are many prospective buyers who have made the decision to turn to the internet in order to find their new home. There are a number of different Woodstock GA homes for sale in the area, so using the web to start narrowing your options is always a smart choice. Among the different real estate sites available right now, there are very few that are as popular as Zillow. Many are turning to this site not only to see their different Woodstock real estate options but to use the website’s Zillow Zestimate tool.

With this Zestimate tool you are able to get an idea of the estimated “value” of a home you are looking at. However, many are starting to see that the price of the Woodstock homes for sale they are browsing and this Zillow Zestimate are extremely

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Marietta Homes for Sale,Marietta Real Estate,GAThere are many people in today’s market that are looking to invest in new properties around the greater Atlanta metropolitan area. With the record breaking low interest rates along with the drastically reduced prices of homes in the area, many first time buyers are being lured into considering investing in their first piece of real estate. When it comes to first time home buying, one of the greatest areas in the greater Atlanta area, is Marietta. This is because Marietta offers convenience, great location and affordable pricing.

However, there are still many who find themselves wondering if they will qualify for a home loan to buy the Marietta homes for sale that they see advertised on the market. While every case, is different, here are a few things

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Acworth Homes for Sale, Acworth Real EstateIf you have been eyeing an Acworth homes for sale and are wondering if you can find out if this home or if a few different homes would be approved for FHA financing, then there are a few things that you need to know first. Primarily, you need to have a basic understanding of the FHA appraisal process. Before you can find out if an Acworth home for sale or any home for that matter qualifies for FHA financing, it needs to have a professional FHA appraisal done on it.

The FHA appraisal process is much different than the conventional loan appraisal so you will need to be prepared for a slightly different approach when you get this approval done for a property. These appraisers will look beyond what the average appraiser does to above, all things, make sure

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