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FHA Loan Limits Increased!

FHA loan limits for multifamily housing in 2022 have increased. The Federal Housing Administration announced that the 2022 multifamily loan purchase caps for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac (the Enterprises) will be $78 billion for each -- a combined total of $156 billion to support the multifamily market. The 2022 caps, which increased from $70 billion for each Enterprise in 2021, are[...]

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Where to Find a Modern Farmhouse in Metro Atlanta

Whether it is traditional, modern or industrial, farmhouses have slowly made their way to the forefront of architectural design in the homebuilding industry. These new home styles are charming, inviting and offer a sense of nostalgia that is often sought after when building new construction homes. With key design elements, including spacious kitchens, shiplap walls, mixed stone and wood materials,[...]

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Virus Variant Will Delay U.S. Economic Growth Prospects

The impact of COVID-19’s delta variant will delay but not diminish economic growth prospects, and a current surge in inflation will recede in 2022, according to Rajeev Dhawan of the Economic Forecasting Center at Georgia State University’s J. Mack Robinson College of Business. “The pause in growth is due to a decrease in consumption of contact-heavy service-sector products, such as hospitality,[...]

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Georgia Economy Outpaces U.S.

The Georgia economy is outpacing the nation in terms of recovery from the 2020 pandemic shutdown, but further disruptions of the global supply chain could be felt from the port of Savannah to the boardrooms of Atlanta, according to Rajeev Dhawan of the Economic Forecasting Center at Georgia State University’s J. Mack Robinson College of Business. Georgia Recovery Highlights Georgia will[...]

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Atlanta is Top U.S. City for Remote Work

CommercialCafe’s latest study reveals that Atlanta is the top city for remote working for cities with more than 300,000 residents. Atlanta also places as the No. 3 city overall on the list of all U.S. cities (big and small) for working remotely in terms of internet connectivity, safety, and local amenities. The city has the highest score in CommercialCafe's Remote[...]

Melanie Mickie joins Engle & Volkers Buckhead Atlanta

Melanie Mickie Joins Engel & Volkers Buckhead Atlanta

A hearty congratulations to Melanie Mickie on her new position as Vice President of Sales and Associate Managing Broker for Engel & Volkers Buckhead Atlanta and Engel & Volkers North Fulton Working with Shirley Gary, in this capacity Mickie will focus on talent acquisition, development services, land acquisition, training, coaching and mentoring, listings and assisting buyers with their home purchase. Mickie[...]