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.
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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."
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[...]
There are lots of advantages to shopping at a farmers market - supporting local farmers, discovering new produce and enjoying the sights, sounds and people. First, you can know the food you purchase is fresh and in season. Second, you are supporting local farmers and vendors who can bring you fresh produce again next year. Lastly, it helps you to[...]
Bitcoin is a digital currency that is now viable with many merchants all over the world. Expedia, Microsoft, and specific shops are now accepting Bitcoin transactions. However, what many people wonder is whether they can use their Bitcoin to buy real estate.
Bitcoin has seen its ups and downs, but it still remains one of the top cryptocurrencies all around the[...]
The impact of COVID-19’s delta variant will delay but not diminish economic growth prospects, and a current surge in inflation will recede in 2022, according to Rajeev Dhawan of the Economic Forecasting Center at Georgia State University’s J. Mack Robinson College of Business.
“The pause in growth is due to a decrease in consumption of contact-heavy service-sector products, such as hospitality,[...]
The Georgia economy is outpacing the nation in terms of recovery from the 2020 pandemic shutdown, but further disruptions of the global supply chain could be felt from the port of Savannah to the boardrooms of Atlanta, according to Rajeev Dhawan of the Economic Forecasting Center at Georgia State University’s J. Mack Robinson College of Business.
Georgia Recovery Highlights
MarketNsight hosted its bi-annual December MarketWatch Atlanta event virtually this week, releasing November numbers for the Southeast, giving a state of the market and offering predictions for 2021. MarketNsight and ViaSearch President John Hunt, joined by Chief Economist and Director of the Economic Forecasting Center at Georgia State University Dr. Rajeev Dhawan, made note of the unprecedented year housing has[...]
MarketNsight is excited to announce its first-ever virtual MarketWatch Atlanta. Dr. Rajeev Dhawan of Georgia State’s Economic Forecasting Center will join housing economy expert John Hunt of MarketNsight and ViaSearch to discuss the pandemic’s effect on housing and the economy.
Coming up on Thursday, June 11, 2020, at 10 a.m., the discussion will also include the future of Atlanta’s housing market[...]
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties is presenting a Town Hall Forum Thursday, April 30, 2020, at 11 a.m. ET. Hosts Dan Forsman, president and CEO, and Lori Lane, senior vice president, will be joined by John Hunt, principal of ViaSearch and MarketNsight. Hunt is a leading market analyst and housing economy expert. Join the discussion to learn about the state[...]