The City of Atlanta Executive Summary

The Atlanta metropolitan area is the epicenter to numerous real estate investment opportunities that provide investors with the opportunity to create and preserve wealth. Thousands of people are moving to metro Atlanta from around the country, making it the 5th largest population in the U.S, increasing the region’s population to nearly 5.8 million residents, according to the U.S. Census. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell was 1 of the nation’s 12 largest metropolitan statistical areas in February 2017. Atlanta's job growth rate exceeded the national increase of 1.7 percent and had the fastest rate of job growth, in the country at 3.6 percent via the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
It is considered to be a top business city and a primary transportation hub of the Southeastern United States. Ever since Atlanta hosted the 1996 Summer Olympics, the city has consistently ranked in the top five cities with the most FORTUNE 500 Headquarters with 16 FORTUNE 500 Companies currently headquartered in Atlanta. The city contains the world headquarters of corporations such as Coca-Cola, Home Depot, UPS, Delta Air Lines and Turner Broadcasting. Some FORTUNE 500 firms such as Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, and State-Farm have even relocated corporate offices to Atlanta in the recent years as well.
A multitude of commercial city developments are taking place in Atlanta that are sure to increase property values throughout the city – such developments include The New Braves Stadium – SUNTRUST Park, The New Falcons Stadium, Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Avalon Alpharetta Development, Ponce City Market Development, and The Atlanta Beltline Development. These development are all estimated to drive in billions of dollars in revenue for the city and immensely improve the overall quality of life for Atlanta residents.
Atlanta is also known as “The Hollywood of the South” which hails as the home for major multi-million dollar production studios such as “The Walking Dead” and “The Hunger Games”. Although traditional Southern culture is part of Atlanta's cultural fabric, it's mostly the backdrop to one of the nation's leading international cities. This unique cultural combination reveals itself at the High Museum of Art, the bohemian shops of Little Five Points, and the multi-cultural dining choices found along Buford Highway. Atlanta also hosts a variety of history museums and attractions, including the Georgia Aquarium, Atlanta History Center and the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historic Site. The city is also home to a number of post-secondary educational institutions including Clark Atlanta University, Georgia Institute of Technology, Georgia State University, Emory University, Spelman, Morehouse and others.
Atlanta is poised for continued growth as the local business environment continues to outpace national trends, contact us today at 209.862.8526 or email us at info@atlcorealestate.com to learn more about how you can create financial security by investing in Atlanta real estate.
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Atlanta Market Statistics

Atlanta market trends indicate an increase of $28,500 (11%) in median home sales over the past year. The average price per square foot for this same period rose to $203, up from $186. (Source: TRULIA)

The median home value in Atlanta is $206,800. Atlanta home values have gone up 11.2% over the past year and Zillow predicts they will rise 4.1% within the next year. The median list price per square foot in Atlanta is $223. The median price of homes currently listed in Atlanta is $308,000. The median rent price in Atlanta is $1,500 (Source: Zillow)

Why Atlanta Real Estate?

#0 Top Rental Market In The US for Investors
Ranked by HOMEUNION
#0 US Cities Poised to become Tech Mecca
Ranked by FORBES (2017)
#0 America's Fastest Growing City
Ranked by FORBES (2017)
#0 Best Places for Careers & Doing Business
Ranked by FORBES (2016)
#0 19 Top City for Young Professionals
Ranked by FORBES (2016)

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Major Organizations That Call Atlanta Home