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Millennials Value Homeownership Over Marriage and Children

The 2018 Fall Homebuyer Insights Report from Bank of America shows that 72 percent of millennials continue to approach life differently than generations before them as they prioritize life differently. Millennails value homeownership over almost everything else including marriage (50 percent) and having children (44 percent). These 23- to 40-year-old millennial buyers also associate the purchase of a home with being[...]

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[...]

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Employment and Business Flourish in Atlanta’s Economy

The undisputed business capital of the Southeast, Atlanta houses the headquarters of some of the largest and best-known companies in the United States. The City of Atlanta and the State of Georgia have both been recognized for their efforts to attract and retain big business. Along with the 17 Fortune 500 companies headquartered in Atlanta, there are more than 450[...]

Stephen Haines on Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio

Stephen Haines Joins Mark Spain to Open New Markets

Stephen Haines recently joined Mark Spain Real Estate (MSRE) as the Regional VP of Expansion Operations. In this new position, he is responsible for growing Mark Spain Real Estate's expansion efforts outside of Atlanta in the Carolinas, Nashville, and more! Congratulations to both Stephen and Mark! Haines comments, "After 20 successful years in homebuilding, I’m excited to be tackling this new[...]

KNOWAtlanta Summer Issue

Hot Off the Press – KNOWAtlanta Magazine’s Summer 2018 Issue is Here

Whether you’re looking to relocate to Atlanta or are a newcomer putting down roots in the metro area, KNOWAtlanta Relocation Guide is your one-stop-shop for data, advice and information on all things Atlanta. Whether it’s housing information, county and city reports or details on education, KNOWAtlanta benefits everyone with interest in our bustling city. As Atlanta’s number one relocation magazine, KNOWAtlanta[...]

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[...]