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Buying A Home In Atlanta, Georgia

Buying A Home in AtlantaPurchasing A Home in Atlanta

Whether you area a first-time buyer or experienced real estate investor, purchasing a home can be an exciting venture if you have the right team in place.

All of the tools you need for searching Atlanta homes for sale are literally at your fingertips on this site, and we have done our best to give you as many options for drilling down your search by communities, neighborhoods and price ranges.

Call our real estate team at if you have any questions about the Atlanta real estate market or want to tour a few properties you find.


The Atlanta Homebuying Process

Buying a home can be a complicated at times, especially when dealing with short sales or distressed foreclosure properties.

Since a lot has changed with the Georgia real estate market over the past several years, ATL Home Group has outlined the steps involved in working with a real estate agent to find and get an offer accepted on a new property.

At A Glance – The Steps Involved In Buying A Home:

  • Get pre-qualified for a mortgage (unless you are buying with cash)
  • Choose a Neighborhood
  • Choose the Type and Style of your home
  • Preview properties online
  • Select a real estate agent to represent you
  • Make an offer on a property
  • Negotiate on a final purchase price
  • Have the property appraised and inspected
  • Sign final closing documents
  • Close on your purchase transaction

Obviously the bullets above have significantly simplified the entire homebuying process. There is a lot more to know about mortgages, title and escrow, appraisals, home inspections, selecting the right real estate agent, purchasing short sales or foreclosures….

Our goal with this Atlanta home buying section of our website is to help prepare you with all of the information you need so that you will have the confidence you need to make an informed decision about the next home you buy in Atlanta.

The following tabs on this page break down the details with summaries and links to more comprehensive articles about each one of the steps above.

And please feel free to Call our real estate team at if you have any questions about the Atlanta real estate market or want to tour a few properties you find.