I see that there are deals on homes in McCalla but it seems that crime is bad there. Anyone from there?

Asked by Margaret, Pascagoula, MS Sat Oct 6, 2012

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Rodney Mason, Mortgage Broker Or Lender, Atlanta, GA
Sun Oct 7, 2012
Real estate agents are not allowed to comment on whether or not a neighborhood is good or bad. That is research that you would need to do on your own. There are a Federal Fair Housing Laws that prohibit that from happening. It is up to the individual to make their own determination about a specific area. Should a real estate agent comment on such a thing, it could be steering which is a prohibited act.

Determining how good or bad a school is, or how crime is, or anything else similar needs to be researched on your own.

Some websites to try include:
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smh.jwh, , McCalla, AL
Wed Apr 2, 2014
I live in Mc Calla and love it here!! The McAdory school system is exceptional and safe and there are always sheriff deputy around. In our neighborhood of meadowridge we have a neighborhood watch program and all are very active in it. In fact, we have two law enforcement officers with units in their driveways that live here. I feel totally safe!!! Hope that helps you.
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Matt Cockerh…, Agent, Arlington, TX
Fri Nov 9, 2012
The local police department has a Crime Prevention Officer or a Community Liason Officer who can give you crime rates and tell you whether the numbers they are providing are high or low for the community.

Additionally, google "Megans Law" for a website address that will allow you to identify all the sex offenders around a specific address.

Good luck!
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Harleysmom143, Home Buyer, Helena, AL
Fri Nov 9, 2012
I have lived in the McCalla area for over 20 years. There haven't been any drive-by's, bank robberies or school lockdowns as long as I have been in this community. I only hear of the occasional breaking in a house or lawn equipment is stolen. If you are considering moving here, you won't be disappointed.
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