2008 Real Estate Economic Forecast

Don't miss this opportunity to find out what is going on in the Atlanta real estate market. 2008 Real Estate Economic Forecast presented by the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals. December 6, 2007 from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Dan Forsman, President & CEO of Prudential Georgia Realty presents the 2008 Real Estate Economic Forecast at Maggiano's Restaurant at Perimeter Mall[...]

Economic and Construction Outlook

Ten key states account for 52 percent of all non-residential building construction starts in 2007.  And, starts are up 18 percent from a year ago. The outlook for Georgia, according to an article by Jim Haughey posted on Reed Construction Data, is as follows: The economic environment for construction is clearly above average in Georgia, but non-residential construction activity is declining. [...]

Chief Economist for NAHB Looks to Future Historical Growth

The National Association of Home Builders chief economist David Seiders spoke at the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association's Fall Membership Meeting on October 2, 2007. Seiders gave a lively presentation on his views on the housing marketing in the Atlanta area, as well as in the nation. Here is a synopsis of his speech. The U.S. job market is questionable and[...]

Watering Restrictions

NO RAIN means DROUGHT The drought conditions in Georgia has caused the director of the state EPD to declare a Level Two drought. This puts the following schedule into play: Odd numbered addresses can water Tue, Thur & Sun from midnight to 10 a.m. Even numbered addresses can water on Mon, Wed & Sat from midnight to 10 a.m. New construction &[...]