Arial View of Marietta, Georgia in Cobb County

Relocate to the City of Marietta

A hot spot for historic homes with a modern flair, Marietta was a former resort destination and railroad town that now stands as a charming location filled with activities catered to virtually any interest. Fusing its historical past with its current role as a bustling metro city, the town’s wide range of activities aids residents in achieving the ultimate living experience.  The Square Whenever[...]

Lack of Supply, Demographic Shift Fueling Build-to-Rent

MarketNsight Answers: Lack of Supply, Demographic Shift Fueling Build-to-Rent

The lack of housing supply, paired with the demographic shift of the last decade and how Americans live today, is driving the demand for build-to-rent communities in the Atlanta area, according to MarketNsight Principal and Chief Analyst John Hunt. Like Atlanta’s almost historically low levels of housing inventory, build-to-rent communities are a product of both the Great Recession and the[...]

Eugene James joins Quantum National Bank

Eugene James Makes a Quantum Leap

Eugene James has joined Quantum National Bank as a vice president in the construction lending department. As a construction lender, he will continue to work with everyone in the homebuilding industry to offer new construction financing.  He states, “My primary goal is to ensure you have access to resources that support and guide your business goals.” “The construction lender role at[...]

atlanta housing market report 1Q2022

St. Bourke State of Atlanta Housing Market 1Q2022

St. Bourke, an Atlanta-based asset management and property development company, reveals a big picture snapshot of the Atlanta housing market in 1Q2022. Home prices continue to rise, homebuyers continue to push out toward the suburbs and exurbs and inventory continues to decline. “The upward trajectory of Atlanta’s economic recovery flattened during Q1 as the market began to feel more significant impacts[...]

map of surrounding atlanta cities

Metro Atlanta – How Many Counties Are Included?

One of the largest cities in the Southeast, the metro Atlanta region spans 29 counties and more than 8,000 miles. For newcomers entering the Atlanta housing market, it can be overwhelming navigating the abundance of home choices and distinct neighborhoods. Atlanta ranks as the ninth-largest metropolitan center in the United States and the third-largest in the Southeast. With well-known companies such[...]

construction workforce education image of young girl in a hard hat with a brick

Construction Workforce Education Investment Increases

More and more organizations are focused on construction workforce education. After all, this is the future of the building industry.  With massive amounts of construction jobs available nationally, finding ways to attract new talent to construction jobs is necessary. Associated Builders and Contractors member contractors invested $1.6 billion to provide more than 1.3 million course attendees with craft, leadership and[...]