MarketWatch Atlanta

June MarketWatch Atlanta: Save the Date!

Mark your calendars for June 13, 2019, for MarketNsight's next MarketWatch Atlanta event! Over the last several years, MarketNsight has predicted housing starts both regionally and nationally within 1% of the actual. Dr. Rajeev Dhawan from Georgia State University’s Economic Forecasting Center will be joining us again. At our December 2018 MarketWatch Atlanta, Dr. Dhawan predicted the Fed would hike rates in[...]

vacant developed retail

John Hunt Coins Phrase Vacant Developed Retail – VDR

Those in the building industry are familiar with the term VDL, or vacant developed lots, which refers to the plethora of foreclosed developed lots that were available at the start of the downturn in 2008. A similar phenomenon is happening in the retail industry today and MarketNsight President John Hunt has coined the phrase Vacant Developed Retail (VDR) to refer[...]

MarketWatch Atlanta: Everything Old is New Again in New Home Building

MarketWatch Atlanta: Everything Old is New Again in New Home Building

MarketNsight recently hosted its semiannual MarketWatch Atlanta event releasing data on the state of the Atlanta new home industry to a crowd of more than 400 home builders, developers, bankers, Realtors and others in the industry. MarketNsight and ViaSearch President John Hunt explained the state of the housing market in Atlanta and shared predictions for the upcoming New Year. New home[...]

MarketWatch Atlanta Rescheduled

ALERT: MarketWatch Event Rescheduled to Weds., Dec. 12

Due to the threat of inclement weather across much of north Georgia over the weekend and into Monday morning, MarketWatch has been rescheduled for this Wednesday, December 12, 2018. The event will still take place at SunTrust Park, with registration open at 9:15 a.m and the program beginning at 10 a.m. Registered attendees for MarketWatch received notice by email from[...]

Join MarketNsight at MarketWatch Atlanta at SunTrust Park

Join MarketNsight at MarketWatch Atlanta at SunTrust Park

MarketNsight is excited to announce its next MarketWatch Atlanta on Monday, December 10, 2018, at SunTrust Park! Housing economy expert John Hunt of MarketNsight and ViaSearch will be joined by Dr. Rajeev Dhawan of the Georgia State Economic Forecasting Center for Everything Old is New Again, a discussion regarding continuing moderation in housing. “MarketNsight is beginning to see innovation centered on[...]

The Emergence of Accidental Active-Adult Communities

The Emergence of Accidental Active Adult Communities

MarketNsight President John Hunt coined the phrase Accidental Active Adult Community, or Triple A, to refer to homebuyers who drive past all the highly amenitized, age-targeted communities to reach destination communities originally marketed to first-time homebuyers. Why are active adult homebuyers choosing to move farther out? Because of price! “This may surprise many people, in fact, it surprised me when I[...]

MarketNsight Adds Jacksonville to List of Southeast Cities It Serves

MarketNsight Adds Jacksonville to List of Southeast Cities It Serves

MarketNsight adds Jacksonville, Florida to the growing list of Southeast cities that it serves. This addition allows current and future clients in Northeast Florida to utilize MarketNsight’s Feasibility Matrix® program to evaluate product, pricing and place, and make educated decisions before purchasing land. Builders, bankers, Realtors and developers in Jacksonville will find MarketNsight to be an indispensable tool for calculating the[...]

MarketNsight provides easy housing market analysis

MarketNsight Updates Ranking Application to Include Lot and Land Prices

Cutting-edge tool allows for easy housing market analysis MarketNsight announces the addition of lot and land prices to its Ranking application. This upgrade provides easy housing market analysis by providing builders, developers, Realtors and financial institutions the ability to perform savvy searches and make informed decisions on land purchases, product positioning and pricing. The possibilities of the updated Ranking application are almost[...]

MarketNsight Adds Jacksonville to List of Southeast Cities It Serves

MarketNsight Expert John Hunt Predicts Demographic, Psychographic Reset

MarketNsight recently hosted its MarketWatch Atlanta event releasing data on the state of the Atlanta new homes industry to a crowd of more than 400 builders, developers, bankers, Realtors and others in the industry. John Hunt, president of MarketNsight and ViaSearch, pointed out the distressing gap between new homes and resales at certain price points in the Atlanta metro area.[...]