Find a bargain home for sale in Forest Park GA
Atlanta Airport Area Real Estate
Why do People Buy a Home in Forest Park GA?
Savvy buyers and investors have found plenty of bargains in Forest Park GA real estate in recent years. Also, Atlanta Hartsfield Jackson International Airport is the busiest in the country, and the airlines, vendors, transportation and shipping companies and other supporting businesses account for a large portion of the total Atlanta metro employment. If you work near the airport and want to cut out some of the hassle of Atlanta’s infamous traffic during your commute, a home in Forest Park GA might just be your ticket to freedom. Plus, you’ll still be close to all amenities Atlanta has to offer, with convenient access to the I-75.
Known for it’s lovely parks, and just 10 minutes from downtown Atlanta, GA and all the amenities the metropolis has to offer, Forest Park GA is a quieter residential alternative to the constant clamor of the big city. With diverse housing styles and prices, there are housing choices for almost everyone, from condos to townhomes, to mid-century ranch-styles, to contemporary traditionals -- Forest Park has them all.
What types of homes are for sale in Forest Park GA?
The majority of Forest Park properties are typically in the 1,000 to 3000 square foot range in an assortment of styles, but the city is most famos for its picturesque bungalos and mid-century ranch-style homes. Most offer off-street or integral parking, and many have large lots for outdoor activities and room for expansion.
Forest Park is a sought-after location for investors. According to the latest available census data, Forest Park GA, has a population of roughly 18,468, with 8277 housing units, and an average 15.75% vacancy rate. Only 106 new homes have been constructed since 2005, and the median value of an owner-occupied home is $102,300, with values increasing as the market recovers.
Forest Park GA real estate activity in recent months
Review of Forest Park home sales in the previous quarter reveals the following data reported by the Georgia MLS:
Number of Sales: 41
Highest Priced Sale: $113,900
Lowest Priced Sale: $ 18,000
Median Sales Price: $ 34,000
Average Sales Price: $38,661
Average Days on Market: 45
Schools serving homes for sale in Forest Park GA
Schools that serve the area include elementary, middle and high schools in the Clayton County School District. Plus it’s just a few short miles down the street to the beautiful campus of Clayton State University.
Find a Forest Park GA home for sale now.
As of this writing, there are 66 homes for sale in Forest Park GA, priced between $18,000 to $189,900. Do you think there might be something for you?
Search all of the properties for sale in Forest Park GA and the surrounding Atlanta Airport Area. And if you see something you like, call on the Best Atlanta real estate team at 678-855-5238 for expert Atlanta Airport Area home purchasing assistance