By The Numbers

Atlanta real estate recovery headed in the right direction

Atlanta real estate recovery headed in the right direction


“Markets with stronger job creation pre-COVID are proving to have the crucial edge for real estate activity, particularly those with a strong technology sector.” — Javier Vivas, director of economic research for Realtor.com

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Rent increases down in Atlanta in April

Rent increases down in Atlanta in April


A new report that rent is still rising, but by much less in most cities, as a result of the COVID-19 crisis.

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Purchase applications in Georgia beat out last year’s numbers

Purchase applications in Georgia beat out last year’s numbers


Economists with the Mortgage Bankers Association predict mortgage rates will remain low for the next couple of years, though there is at least one scenario under which they could rise more quickly.

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Redfin: Over half of big-city dwellers working from home want out

Redfin: Over half of big-city dwellers working from home want out


More than half of those working remotely said they would leave the city if they didn’t have to go into an office.

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Atlanta’s robust housing market weathers COVID-19 storm — so far

Atlanta’s robust housing market weathers COVID-19 storm — so far


Despite the lag from COVID-19 in April, Atlanta has maintained steady new pending sales leaving the market with hope for a strong rebound.

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NAR survey: Buyers want home offices, yards and larger residences

NAR survey: Buyers want home offices, yards and larger residences


The weekly flash survey by the National Association of Realtors shows that buyers are looking for different features post-COVID-19.

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Surveys show buyers, sellers and landlords are adjusting to a new normal

Surveys show buyers, sellers and landlords are adjusting to a new normal


Fewer buyers were delaying their home search by the end of April, according to NAR surveys.

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Consumer confidence marks largest drop ever, though long-term view still positive

Consumer confidence marks largest drop ever, though long-term view still positive


The numbers are starting to pour in, and they’re certainly not pretty, but a hopeful public looks ahead to brighter days.

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A glimmer of hope? Atlanta pending home sales see uptick in late April

A glimmer of hope? Atlanta pending home sales see uptick in late April


Is the real estate market turning the corner as the country flattens the curve? A new report sees a possible light at the end of the tunnel.

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A quarter of Realtors have sold homes sight unseen

A quarter of Realtors have sold homes sight unseen


A National Association of Realtors survey shows that one in 10 members have either seen their business grow or remain flat under COVID-19.

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