Access to good education is among the most important factors taken into consideration for most people looking to buy a home.

In addition to the promise of a strong schooling, homes located near well-rated schools tend to increase in value over time, making it a solid investment.

RE/MAX Georgia Vice President John Rainey said while there are never absolute guarantees, purchasing a home near a highly-rated school is almost always a smart decision.

“Buyers need to think long-term about their purchase…