U.S. Foreclosure

U.S. Foreclosure Market Saw Record Lows in 2021

The housing market continues to show improvement not only in Atlanta but across the country. While record-low national housing inventory remains, the number of foreclosures reported across continues to decrease. ATTOM recently released the 2021 Year-End U.S. Foreclosure Market Report, detailing scheduled actions, default notices and bank repossessions recorded in the past year. Licensor of the nation’s top comprehensive data and[...]

Jeremy Crawford with FMLS on Radio

Jeremy Crawford with FMLS Shares Market Update

State of Atlanta Housing Market with FMLS FMLS President Jeremy Crawford joins the Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio podcast to discuss the current state of the Atlanta housing market and the company's pioneering virtual services. Crawford joins hosts Carol Morgan and Todd Schnick for the All About Real Estate segment. A premier Atlanta multiple listing service (MLS), FMLS has over 56,000 brokers and agents[...]

Atlanta Real Estate Market

How To Navigate Atlanta’s Real Estate Market

Take advantage of Atlanta’s booming real estate market by first understanding how to navigate it. The confusing lingo, statistics and sometimes ominous forecasts often leave potential homebuyers thinking they are unable to benefit in the current market. Words to know Real estate market: Another word for the housing market, the real estate market represents the market of active properties buyers or[...]

MarketNsight Permits Up

MarketNsight Reports Atlanta Pending Home Sales Continue to Surpass June Records

MarketNsight reports June new Atlanta pending home sales continue to exceed 2019 sales, even as COVID-19 (coronavirus) Georgia cases continue to increase. According to MarketNsight and ViaSearch President John Hunt, week three of June 2020 was up 31% year-to-year with a lag and will be up 43% year to year when the lag is accounted for. The first three weeks of[...]

MarketNsight Announces May 2020 Up 31% Over May the Preceding Year

MarketNsight Announces May 2020 Up 31% Over May the Preceding Year

MarketNsight recently announced new pending home sales in the Atlanta market are up 31% for May 2020 versus May the year before. In fact, new pending home sales went positive year-to-year in the fourth week of April and have continued to improve. For January through May 2020, pending sales are up 6% over the same time period the year before. “New[...]

MarketNsight Announces May 2020 Sales Up Over Last May

MarketNsight Announces May 2020 Sales Up Over Last May

MarketNsight is pleased to announce that May 2020 pending new home sales are up 10% over May 2019 pending sales for the first week of the month. According to MarketNsight Principal John Hunt, pent-up demand is causing pending sales to increase year-over-year (YOY). “We are in uncharted territory, and we really have been since the great recession,” Hunt said. “With all[...]

Is Atlanta Running Out of Houses?

Home inventory in Atlanta is getting depleted quickly. Based on recently released statistics, some people might come to the conclusion that the Atlanta real estate market is running out of homes for sale.  On the surface this appears true. The number of resale homes, townhomes and condominiums for sale based on the First Multiple Listing Service (FMLS) database shows that at[...]