atlanta homebuyers

The Cost of Renting v/s Buying

May 24, 2016 Posted by: Diamond Realty Brokers

Renting vs. Buying: What Does it Really Cost? [INFOGRAPHIC] Some Highlights: The % of income needed to buy a median priced home is almost half the % of income needed for median rent. Buying costs are significantly less than renting. The % of income needed to buy a median priced home is less than renting.   Buy v/s Rent Chart Comparison: The homeowner’s payment is less than the rental payment after 3 years.           Listed below are typical requirements for Obtaining a Home Loan:   1. 600 Credit Score (no late payments within […]

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#Atlanta No. 1 City for African American success, High #Homeownership Rates: Forbes Magazine

January 29, 2015 Posted by: Diamond Realty Brokers

  The Forbes article below reminds me of why I moved to Atlanta from Nashville  20 years ago. After graduating from Georgia State University. I was convinced there was something different about progressive’s in Atlanta. While studying social economics, I became educated on political, social & financial influence and the three have strong influential patterns in real estate. Vernon Winfrey, Oprah Winfrey‘s father, my childhood mentor was the city councilman in the neighborhood that I grew up in for more than a decade. I attribute his mentorship to the beginning of my […]

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