Atlanta Homes for Sale – Which Areas Are Hot and Which are Not?


Atlanta area sales statistics for 2013



As  you may be able to see from the above map, Atlanta home sellers didn’t have much trouble in 2013. The average list price was $260,092 and it took 75 days for a detached single family home to sell for $230,989, the average sales price. Homes sold for roughly 89% of their original list price and approximately 97% of their final list price. Some of the hottest areas with impressive stats included north Fulton (areas 13, 14);  midtown, Buckhead, Morningside, and East Atlanta (23, 24); Lithonia (43), Lawrenceville (64), Smyrna (72), Kennesaw (74), East Cobb (81,82,83), Dunwoody (121), and Paulding (191). 2013 detached single family home sales decreased by 1% while single family attached unit sales increased by 4% when compared with 2012. Probably the most striking statistic is the dramatic increase in detached single family metro Atlanta home sale prices from $183,213 to $230,988, an increase of 26% over 2012! Single family attached units also increased 26% from $139,360 in 2012 to $175,344 in 2013. The bottom line is, if you’ve got a home to sell, it’s an opportune time to test the market.


       Having been licensed since 1994, Craig Levine brings to your real estate deal a world of experience, cutting-edge technology, negotiating savvy, and exemplary service. With Century 21 in Atlanta, Craig was the #2 agent in the #1 office in Georgia in 1998, 1999, 2000, and 2001! He repeatedly received Century 21′s highest honor, The Centurion Award, in each of these years. In 2002, Craig joined Re/Max Greater Atlanta, the Nation’s #1 RE/MAX office and has consistently been one of the top agents in the office. Additionally, Craig got licensed in Florida to bring his arsenal of skills and resources into the Emerald Coast’s 2nd Home and Investment market. He holds a Florida Broker’s Associate License which resides at Baywalk Real Estate in Beautiful Destin, Florida.

     Craig is an avid hiker, camper, boater, golfer, traveler, biker, and reader. He has written for numerous print magazines including The Seasonal, The Gazette, Cobb Living, Cobbonline, The Cobb Times, Atlanta Nation, Cherokee Nation, North Fulton Nation, Gwinnett Nation, The Southeast Business Journal, Lake Lanier Herald, Revue and News, John’s Creek Herald, Forsyth Herald, North Atlanta Business Post, as well as various online real estate related web sites. Craig is also frequently quoted in Georgia Realtor Magazine, Florida Realtor Magazine, the Atlanta Journal and Constitution, and the Atlanta Business Chronicle.

-Realtor Serving Thousands of Clients Since 1994
-Associate Broker in Georgia and Florida
-Graduate of the Realtor Institute (GRI)
-Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist (CLHMS)
-Certified Distressed Property Expert (CDPE)
-Accredited REO Agent (AREO)
-Short Sale and Foreclosure Resource Specialist (SFR)
-Real Estate Property Management Specialist (REPM)
-Top 1% of Realtors Nationally
-Non-Performing Asset Specialist
-Member REOMAC (wait list), FiveStar, Equator Gold Certified, AMP Professional Certified, REOConnection, REO Network

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