Affordable housing, recreational activities and southern hospitality characterize Fair Oaks, Georgia. Lying just 12 miles northwest of Atlanta, Fair Oaks in Cobb County is a small, family-oriented community made up of two square miles and less than 9,000 residents. Fair Oaks real estate options consist of single-family homes, townhouses and condominiums as well as land lots for custom building. With the nearby Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and a variety of Atlanta transportation options, getting around the city is easy. Top-notch schools, acres of park land, excellent recreational facilities and first-rate shopping and dining are all available to Fair Oaks residents. Residents looking for the history and character of the “old south” find it in Fair Oaks, all within 10 minutes of metro Atlanta. The area’s rich history is reflected in every corner of northwest Georgia, from the site of a Civil War battle to a charming covered bridge district. Multiple attractions, historic sites, outdoor adventure and culture all blend together for the small town community life with the opportunities of the city. In addition to diversity, the Fair Oaks area offers a multitude of recreational opportunities for outdoor, professional sports and music lovers. Nearby Atlanta is a multi-faceted metropolitan community that offers a combination of big business, quality housing, and valuable amenities and services. Fair Oaks offers its residents an extraordinary blend of small town southern hospitality with all the amenities of a nearby booming metropolis.
Both contemporary estates and historic country properties are found in Fair Oaks. From tree-lined streets to sprawling subdivisions, the Fair Oaks area offers diverse housing options for every income level. Single-family homes start in the low $100,000s and can go up to $1 million for vast acreage, exclusive amenities and sprawling estates. Townhouses and condominiums start from the low $100,000s up to the low $500,000s. Land lots range from the mid-$100,000s to the mid-$400,000s, depending on acreage, views and utilities present.
Fair Oaks Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of August 15th, 2016: homes priced around $239,712 compared to $245,339 the previous week, showing a decrease of less than -2%. For Sunday, August 28th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 3.40%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 2.67%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 3.80%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.49%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Fair Oaks GA. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Fair Oaks to help you find the best home!