Pick up the phone, you don't want some syrupy deal a year agent "blessing your heart" and telling you how much you'll love the biscuits and gravy - you need to know where to live.
All of these areas have surface streets that enable you to connect to 141 without needing an extra highway commute to access it.
You can add 15-30 minutes more for the traffic effect on any given day.
Friday afternoon commutes home will typically be the worst days in general for that commute.
Furthermore, we are a buy vs. rent city in a rather disproportionate way - just like NYC favors the opposite ratio. Check Trulia's buy vs. rent ratio for the general calculation - http://www.trulia.com/rent_vs_buy/
I think that you are likely to pay 3-4 times the amount per month to rent a single bedroom at any given building than you will if you owned in the same complex.
Keller Williams Realty Atlanta Perimeter
115 Perimeter Center Pl, Ste. 100
Atlanta, GA 30346
Find me on LinkedIn
Please download my Mobile App and start your house hunt!
Atlanta has a shortage of homes for sale to accommodate buyers, so if you know someone thinking of selling, pass my information on to them. Don't keep me your secret! Thanks for helping me bring Pride of Home-ownership to someone near you!