Housing starts surge in September as builders push to meet demand

Housing starts surge in September as builders push to meet demand


National Association of Realtors Chief Economist Lawrence Yun called September’s rise in housing starts “welcome news.” read more
Home designs released for new Suwanee community

Home designs released for new Suwanee community


Townhome prices start at $330,000 and single-family homes start from the low $400,000s. read more
Nearly half of Atlanta homes for sale face bidding wars

Nearly half of Atlanta homes for sale face bidding wars


"The slight decline in bidding wars (nationally) is largely a reflection of a seasonal cooldown, which typically starts in the late summer but was delayed by a few months this year," said Redfin chief economist Daryl Fairweather. read more
Rents are on the rise again

Rents are on the rise again


A new report from CoreLogic shows U.S. single-family rent price growth is moving toward stabilization. read more
Atlanta home sales up 15% in September

Atlanta home sales up 15% in September


"It is hard to predict trends during an election year alongside a pandemic, but we expect to continue to see strong activity through the year's end and into 2021," said Kristen Jones, Broker/Owner, RE/MAX Around Atlanta. read more
True colors: A room-by-room color guide

True colors: A room-by-room color guide


Most Realtors know a fresh coat of new paint can transform a space, but do they know which colors will attract buyers? A new study has the answer. read more
Your own fantasy island?

Your own fantasy island?


Ready to take your quarantine game to the next level? How about buying your own island? read more
First American: Homesellers playing ‘musical chairs’

First American: Homesellers playing ‘musical chairs’


Homesellers continued to sell homes to each other in September, making the market resemble a game of ‘housing musical chairs,' according to First American chief economist Mark Fleming. read more
Atlanta home prices up 12.9% from last year

Atlanta home prices up 12.9% from last year


"If sky-high prices continue to lure more sellers into the market, it could prompt the inventory rebound we've been waiting for -- which would be welcome news for frustrated buyers." — Javier Vivas, director of economic research for realtor.com read more
Atlanta Housing names new COO

Atlanta Housing names new COO


Lee, who most recently served as chief housing officer at Atlanta Housing, will continue her work as the city’s chief housing officer under mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms. read more