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If you are a builder, Realtor, developer or lender who wants to take your knowledge of the housing market to the next level, be sure to follow MarketNsight on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. As a result of decades of research, housing economy expert and MarketNsight principal, John Hunt, provides excellent data and insights that can help housing industry professionals make[...]

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NAHB Chairs Update Members on Advocacy Efforts

On December 28, 2017, the National Association of Home Builders' (NAHB) Public Affairs Committee Chair Skip Howes and Membership Committee Chair Sonny Antonio sent a letter to area chairs, state representatives, state and local home builders association (HBA) presidents, HBA executive officers, senior life directors, life directors and spikes to update NAHB members on several ongoing advocacy efforts. The letter addressed[...]

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MarketWatch Atlanta Predicts Moderate Growth, Advises Builders on Atlanta Housing Market

At the most recent MarketWatch Atlanta, MarketNsight principal John Hunt forecasted that the Atlanta housing market, like the housing markets nationwide, will experience moderate but not spectacular growth in 2018. Additionally, Hunt had several pieces of advice and useful information for Atlanta's new home builders, lenders and Realtors. Hunt predicted a five percent growth for the Atlanta new home market in[...]

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MarketNsight Makes Predictions for 2018 Housing Market

To continue the month-long celebrations of six years of Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio, co-hosts Carol Morgan and Todd Schnick are joined by John Hunt, owner and principal of ViaSearch and MarketNsight, on today's All About Real Estate segment to discuss the housing market at the end of 2017 and what builders can look forward to in 2018. John Hunt has[...]

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Housing Bubble Forming in Four Major Markets

Four US cities with some of the largest housing markets are now considered overvalued, showing signs of a housing bubble and presenting a challenge for affordability in the coming years, says CoreLogic. Home prices rose nationally by 6.7 percent in June, and with the increase, home prices in Denver, Houston, Miami and Metro Washington D.C. are now considered overvalued and overreach[...]

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Southeast Market Home Price Corrections Heat Up Demand

Housing economy expert John Hunt of MarketNsight and ViaSearch has identified an interesting trend in residential housing contracts across 11 Southeast markets. January home sales were hot, February through April sales cooled considerably, and early reports of May data show sales rebounding and increasing over May 2016. Hunt explains, “There is an absolute ceiling on home prices, and the market will[...]