Vice President of Construction Lending Eugene James with Quantum National Bank joins the Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio podcast to talk about the economic health of our country, current market concerns and the controversy surrounding the build-to-rent market. James joins host Carol Morgan on the All About Real Estate segment.
A highly qualified and respected member of the industry, James has over 30 years of[...]
Pending new home sales up 20% last several months, but flat overall
MarketNsight recently hosted its December MarketWatch Atlanta event giving a state of the market for 2019 and predictions for the New Year. MarketNsight and ViaSearch President John Hunt reiterated that Atlanta is an incredibly price-sensitive market and that as interest rates have dropped, new home sales have increased.
According to a report from HotPads, millennials will spend approximately over $200,000 in rent before they choose to buy a home, but renters in Generation Z (Gen Z, Gen Z-ers) will spend even more. In fact, Gen Z-ers will spend even more to rent before buying homes than any previous generation has spent. YIKES! Millennials and Gen Z -- it[...]
Many Americans are trying to decide if now is the time to enter the market for a new home. Years of renting might be taking its toll on your patience, and interest rates are low, but inching up. So is now a good time to buy a home? Steve Cook, former vice president of public affairs for the National Association[...]
In the latest housing market predictions from the experts at Equifax, it is clear that home prices will continue to rise – they are already five percent higher than they were last year in most parts of the country and are 13.4 percent higher in the Atlanta area according to Case-Shiller – while inventories are smaller than ever. National databases[...]
With the spring buying season coming up and lots of competition from foreclosures, those looking to
sell a home need make sure they are ready to wow home buyers. A large part of that is figuring out where to put your marketing budget, from which agent (if any) to list with and what changes to make to your home to make[...]