Marietta Homes for Sale
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Listing information last updated on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 4:22 AM.
Conveniently located about 20 miles from downtown Atlanta, Marietta, Georgia is not only one of the country’s booming exurban job centers, but also one of metro Atlanta’s most sought-after areas when it comes to real estate. Nicknamed “the fun side of Atlanta,” Cobb County is known for planting trees, maintaining a bucolic atmosphere that is on full display in the City of Marietta. Unincorporated Marietta (outside city limits) is part of the highly rated Cobb County School District.
Living in Marietta
Marietta real estate has continued to enjoy popularity in part because of the town’s unique charm, an exciting blend of youthful energy and stately Old South elegance. The Wall Street Journal has described Marietta as the “intersection of great economic, social, and geographic changes,” and that is evident in this City of Excellence, from the town square and antebellum mansions of historic Marietta to the many businesses and industries located here. Add to that the relatively low taxes compared to other Metro Atlanta areas, and it’s easy to see why so many people are looking for homes for sale in Marietta.
Amenities in Marietta
One of the best reasons for buying a home in Marietta is the area’s profusion of beautiful parks, as well as many recreational and athletic facilities. Local homeowners also enjoy live theater, cultural and community events, a thriving food scene (including a seasonal farmers market), historic homes and sites, and 6 museums. There is truly no lack of things to do in the area if you choose to buy a home in Marietta, Georgia.
Marietta, GA Schools
Of course, for families with children who are thinking of buying a home in Marietta, education is a top concern. All of the schools within the city limits of Marietta are administered by Marietta City Schools (MCS), an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School district. The area’s schools are top notch, with the MCS consistently ranking in the top 15% of public school systems throughout the U.S. In fact, the Marietta school system and its related educational community outreach programs helped earn Marietta a spot on the National Civic League’s list of 10 best communities in America in 2006.
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