Atlanta is the epicentre and capitol of the south and is the fastest-growing city in the US, Atlanta metropolitan area has a population of 5,522,942 people and is the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States.
The population of Atlanta is expected to increase by 43 percent from now to 2025. The Metro Atlanta Chamber lists the Southeast as having the largest economy of all regions in the U.S, some of the major head offices that call Atlanta home are Coca-Cola, Home Depot, AT&T; Mobility, UPS, Delta Airlines and CNN. Atlanta has the United States’ fourth largest concentration of Fortune 500 companies and more than 75 percent of 1000 companies have business operations in the metropolitan area.
Atlanta is a major transportation hub and is home to the busiest international airport in the world. Atlanta has a high number of colleges and universities, more than 30 institutions of higher learning are located in Atlanta. Atlanta receives 16.5 million visitors each year, there are 130 retail centres and 54 public parks, the city is home to the fourteenth largest mall in the USA. Atlanta hosted the 1996 Summer Olympics, and the Centennial Olympic Park remains a centrepiece in the city. The second largest convention centre in the world is located in Atlanta.
Atlanta benefits from high rental returns, rental returns in Atlanta are more than 50 percent higher than the average mortgage payment for a single-family home.
Appreciation in the value of homes in Atlanta has risen by an average of 5 percent year on year over the past 40 years.
The cost of living in Atlanta is very low for a major metropolitan area which attracts an increasing population which means demands for rentals is at an all time high.
Currently, Atlanta is ranked fourth in the U.S. for housing affordability and cost of living.Forbes Magazine has rated Atlanta as the top rental market in the US. Global Investments has teamed up with one of Atlantas major players in the Atlanta Turn Key marketplace, and will provide new and exclusive tenanted homes for our overseas investors with prices and net returns that can not be beaten or matched.