About the Atlanta, Georgia Area

Atlanta, GA is a large multi-county region.  Learn more about the areas and cities that make up this region to help you decide the best areas for you to consider.

Midtown Atlanta

Midtown Atlanta
Midtown Atlanta is, as it sounds is the "heart of Atlanta".  It is made up of awesome high-rise office and residential buildings, and is home to world-class entertainment, such as the Fox Theatre, the Georgia Aquarium, the Atlanta Botanical Gardens, and Piedmont Park.  It also features extraordinary shopping, restaraunts, and is home to some of the biggest corporations in America.

Sandy Springs

Sandy Springs has a variety of homes, from luxury and estate homes to townhouses and first-time buyer homes.  It is a great city to live in, and close enough to Downtown Atlanta that you could commute intown everyday.  Search for Sandy Spring homes here.

Atlanta Ga

Atlanta Ga

Atlanta is one of the major metropolitan areas in the US and the world.  It is a popular area because of the wealth of businesses, the national and international transportation network, and also because of its mild climate and beautiful environment.  It also has a variety of  neighborhoods, all unique, from masions to downtown condos, and you should be able to find something to satisfy your own personal style.  Search for Atlanta homes here.

Lawrenceville, Ga

Lawrenceville is the County Seat of Gwinett County, one of the fastest growing counties in the nation.   Lawrenceville is a popular destination for relocation, and has a world-class school system, as well as a wealth of jobs of all kinds.  For information on the Gwinnett County School System, click here.  It boasts a number of historical buildings in  the downtown area, and also hosts the Braves Minor League Baseball Studium, the Coolray Stadium, on the northern end of town.


Buford is a city in Northeast Gwinnett County that has grown in the last 10 years because of the Mall of Georgia Shopping Mall located right outside of the city limits and next to Interstate 85, its closeness to Lake Lanier, and the new Atlanta Braves Minor League stadium.  There are lots of new homes in the area, as well as a number of resale and foreclosure homes. Click here to search for homes in the area.

Decatur, GA

Decatur is  unique in several ways. It is a college town, being home to Emory University, one of the premier universties in the South, as well as being home to the world-famous Emory Hospital system and the Center for Disease Control. It also borders on Downtown Atlanta, making it a very popular place to live if you work in Downtown Atlanta, and the downtown area is full of unique shops and restaraunts.  Don't miss this city in your search for your new Decatur home.


Norcross GA has a very diverse population, with people living and working in that area from just about every region of the county and world.  It has a thriving business area, with headquarters there of some of the largest companies, and has been called the "Silicon Valley of the South."  It also boasts a large selection of homes, from estate type homes, to a variety of new home communities, and a large selection of condo communities and townhouses.


Alpharetta is a thriving community north of Atlanta, with Highway 400 on one side and Peachtree Parkway on the other. It is home to Country Club of the South, one of the premier Golf Clubs of the country, and attracts people from all over the country because of its location close to Atlanta as well as a short commute to the North Georgia mountains. There are a large number of homes available from 1960s ranches to estate homes and everything in between. You can start your search for Alpharetta homes here.

Stone Mountain

Stone Mountain
Stone Mountain is home to the real Stone Mountain.  It has a small-town feel, but gets visitors from all over. It is in a great location, close to Atlanta, but far enough out, that it has lots of very affordable homes. Stone Mountain is a great place to live and work. Check out homes in Stone Mountain on this site.


The Buckhead area of Atlanta contains some of the most high-end retail districts of the Southeast, as well as being home to a growing and thriving business and financial center. There are high-rise properties as well as many smaller townhome and residential communities, so you have a variety of homes to choose from.

Atlanta, Georgia Area Map