Size matters when you are comparing homes and pricing. But size is not the only factor. Sometimes, size is not even the primary factor. The most trustworthy source for square foot measurements in the Atlanta residential real estate market is the sketch from an actual appraisal. The second best source is the county tax assessor sketches but those records are not always up to date with renovations. Tax Assessor sketches are also not easy to find… Bottom Line: We have to compare multiple sources as a real estate professional when we are advising clients. So we created this cheatsheet!
Links to County Tax Assessor Sketches: