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An annual survey by ForSaleByOwner.com, a site that advertises for-sale-by-owner properties, found that homeowners in Atlanta are the most likely to sell their homes at the Web site without a broker. Of all the homes listed on ForSaleByOwner.com last year, 3.8 percent came from Atlanta, the company reported. "This marks the first time that Atlanta, which ranked third in 2004 and 2003, tops the survey. The Atlanta market saw a 71 percent increase last year in homeowners choosing to sell their homes on their own on the site," the company reported. "With housing prices cooling, it's not surprising that we're seeing more and more homeowners in all parts of the country choosing to maximize profit and safeguard equity by selling their home without a broker," said Colby Sambrotto, COO of ForSale...