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Have we hit the bottom on consumer confidence?

Have we hit the bottom on consumer confidence?


A new report anticipates that declining consumer confidence could lead to reduced spending.

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Pending sales statewide up 25% in July

Pending sales statewide up 25% in July


Low inventory helped push the median sales price up 9.5% to $259,000, according to the Georgia Association of Realtors.

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Atlanta shows strong growth at 3.1% increase in prices

Atlanta shows strong growth at 3.1% increase in prices


Luxury home prices listed on Redfin rose 1.2% in early summer, according to a new report.

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Best. Month. Ever. July home sales beat out 2019 by nearly 9%

Best. Month. Ever. July home sales beat out 2019 by nearly 9%


Nationwide, the rebound is in full swing with sales experiencing their best month in the history of RE/MAX’s National Housing Report.

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Atlanta real estate still trails pre-COVID-19 levels in realtor.com report

Atlanta real estate still trails pre-COVID-19 levels in realtor.com report


New listings back above pre-COVID-19 levels nationwide but still down from the previous year, according to realtor.com.

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Georgia shows biggest gains in equity-rich property

Georgia shows biggest gains in equity-rich property


ATTOM Data Solutions’ report of increased equity in residences across the country could be good news for the nation’s ability to absorb potential wave of foreclosures.

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Unemployment drops again, but long road to recovery remains

Unemployment drops again, but long road to recovery remains


Nearly two million jobs were restored in July, as the economy struggles to return to pre-pandemic levels.

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Atlanta has average millennial homeownership rate compared to nation

Atlanta has average millennial homeownership rate compared to nation


Report finds lower-than-average cost of living, average median earnings.

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Consumer confidence around home buying has increased during COVID-19

Consumer confidence around home buying has increased during COVID-19


A survey conducted by Meyers Research shows that homebuyer confidence has actually increased during the pandemic; what’s changed is where people want to live.

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Two months in a row for improved pending home sales

Two months in a row for improved pending home sales


Contract activity up over last year “remarkable,” according to NAR chief economist.

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