It may seem like wintertime is not the best time to buy. In fact, now is the perfect time to lock in a low mortgage rate and put your new home under contract at Stone Mill.
Atlanta real estate and especially new construction homes are setting new records every day. However; the most compelling evidence is how many homebuyers are choosing to purchase their new home now.
Mortgage Rates are Undeniably Low
Consider this article in Housingwire.com that discusses mortgage rates. To begin with; mortgage rates are presently very low. The average U.S. fixed rate for a 30-year mortgage fell to 3.6% this week, a three-month low.
That’s 5 basis points below last week and 85 basis points below the 4.45% of the same week last year. according to the Freddie Mac Primary Mortgage Market Survey.
Sam Khater, Freddie Mac’s chief economist, said mortgage rates now are about a quarter of a percentage point above historic all-time lows. The low financing costs are providing a boost to housing demand, he said.
“The very low rate environment has clearly had an impact on the housing market. Additionally; both new construction and home sales have surged in response to the decline in rates.
In a great location, Stone Mill is minutes from Stone Mountain Park, Hwy 78 and I-285. Additionally, it is surrounded by numerous parks for year-round fun. The community is minutes from the best of Atlanta. Equally important, Stone Mill offers easy access to DeKalb Farmers Market, North DeKalb Mall, Northlake Mall and many more small shopping centers, eateries and other shopping venues.
Luxurious and Affordable Plans
First thing to remember is that Stone Mill offers many luxury features that many other homebuilders add to the cost. Chiefly; the exteriors and interiors are both award winning home plans. The community offers three bedroom, two and 1/2 bath townhome plans with timeless and sophisticated exteriors like brick, stacked stone and cedar shake exterior accents*. Additionally, you will enjoy hardwoods on the first floor, oak tread stairs, fireplace, high top breakfast bar or island*, granite countertops with tile backsplash and 42″ kitchen cabinets. Lastly; feel safe at home in this gated community with security features that include a fence* and full security system. *per plan
Finally; Rocklyn Homes offers some of the overall best buyer incentives in the Atlanta real estate market. Presently, Stone Mill is offering an exciting $10K Buyer Bonus and up to a $1.5 Broker Bonus on select inventory homes. [ Ask agent for full details] Print flyer here
Directions: From I-285 East take Exit 39B Stone Mountain Hwy/ US-78/GA 410E towards Snellville/Athens. Travel 3.74 miles and take the Exit toward Mountain Ind. Blvd / Tucker. In .22 miles turn right on Mountain Industrial Blvd. travel; .65 miles and turn left on E. Ponce de Leon Ave. In 1.06 miles turn left onto Juliette Dr., in .14 miles turn right onto Stone Mill Way and in approximately .09 miles Stone Mill Community will be on the right. Stone Mill is located on Stone Mill Way in Stone Mountain, GA 30083
Atlanta’s Top 5 Home Builders
Award Winning Rocklyn Homes is one of Atlanta’s Top 5 Homebuilders in the Atlanta Business Chronicle. Ranked Nationally at #68 in the 2019 Builder 100 List by Builder Magazine. Rocklyn builds quality single-family homes and townhomes with award-winning plans in the Metro Atlanta area from the mid $100’s to $400’s.
Townhomes from the high $100’s
For more information call Aja Caffey at 404-844-3046 or email her at StoneMill@rocklynhomes.com.
Sales Center Hours are Tuesday-Saturday 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Sunday & Monday 1 p.m. – 6 p.m.
*All photos shown depict similar product being built. Price, plans, specifications are subject to change without prior notice. * All options are per plan