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St. Bourke Atlanta Housing Market Overview and 2023 Peek

Affordability challenges, low inventory, Gwinnett remains HOT! St. Bourke, an Atlanta-based asset management and property development company, offers a Q3 Atlanta housing market overview and a peek at what could lie ahead in 2023. “The St. Bourke team certainly leans towards a ‘glass half full’ mentality when considering Atlanta’s housing market and the broader economy. We are undoubtedly feeling the punch of[...]

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MarketWatch Atlanta: It’s 2019 All Over Again

MarketNsight presents the state of the Atlanta housing market and predictions for 2023 at MarketWatch Atlanta on Thursday, Dec. 8 WHAT:  MarketWatch Atlanta Despite the grim headlines, year-to-date pending sales through October are only down 10% from last year and are equal to 2019, a very good year. What will the rest of 2022 and 2023 hold? Dr. Rajeev Dhawan of the[...]

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Why Buy a New Home Now? Atlanta is a Hot Market

Home shoppers are wondering, why buy a new home now? Atlanta remains a red hot market for new home sales despite the recent upticks in interest rates. Wells Fargo Senior Economist Mark Vitner says he believes that Atlanta and other Sunbelt cities could get through a recession relatively unscathed. Click here to read the full article in the Atlanta Business Chronicle. With[...]

What’s Driving Build-to-Rent? Wall Street or Main Street

What’s Driving Build-to-Rent? Wall Street or Main Street

Build-to-Rent (BTR) continues to make headlines. NIMBYs (Not in My Backyard) hate it. Investors and renters love it. But why the trend, and what's driving it? St. Bourke, an Atlanta-based asset management and property development company, takes a deeper dive into the driving force behind single-family BTR. Is it Wall Street or Main Street? Build-to-Rent single-family homes is a trend that[...]

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MarketNsight Announces Housing Sales Have Found a Bottom

Pending Sales Down 4 Percent from 2021 and still up 5 percent from 2019 Keeping with its trend of being ahead of the curve and setting accurate benchmarks to use nationally, MarketNsight released early August numbers for Atlanta. The first three weeks of August revealed a definite bottom for housing sales, which is, of course, tied to interest rates. With 30-Year Fixed[...]

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Bearflation is Coming Says Georgia State Forecaster

Curing inflation is going to take awhile, up to 18 months according to Rajeev Dhawan of the Economic Forecasting Center at Georgia State University’s J. Mack Robinson College of Business. Dhawan says a “very determined” Federal Reserve will “eliminate excess demand by hiking interest rates sufficiently.” In his recent national economic forecast, Dhawan calls the current economic condition as “bearflation." Dhawan[...]

St. Bourke Atlanta Market Report Q2

St. Bourke Shares State of Atlanta Housing Market

Atlanta Housing Market - Increased sales, limited lot supply, Gwinnett is HOT! St. Bourke, an Atlanta-based asset management and property development company, gives a snapshot of the Atlanta housing market at the end of Q2. Economic indicators remain positive; however, home affordability has weakened against inflation, rising interest rates and the threat of recession. Demand is still present, and inventory is[...]

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MarketNsight Expansion Includes New Markets

Lonestar State, Upstate South Carolina and South Georgia Highlight MarketNsight Expansion Aiming to keep up with constantly increasing client demands and requests, Atlanta-based MarketNsight continues to expand its markets around the southeast with recent additions in Texas, South Carolina and Georgia. MarketNsight landed the nation’s Top Two housing markets with the addition of both Houston and Dallas. That was followed by smaller[...]