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MarketNsight Announces Best May for New Home Sales since Downturn

MarketNsight Announces Best May for New Home Sales since DownturnMarketNsight Principal John Hunt recently projected that May new construction pending sales would be up 12% from 2018 closings. Opportunely, once all of the data was in, May new pending sales were up a whopping 28% year-over-year!

“In fact, this is the highest number of pending sales for May since the great recession,” Hunt said. “This is a big deal!”

Hunt’s data shows that partial June new pending sales are trending the same, so expect another big monthly year-over-year increase. Continue reading

Jackson EMC Sponsors MarketWatch Atlanta

Jackson EMC Sponsors MarketWatch AtlantaJackson EMC returned as a sponsor of MarketWatch Atlanta, a biannual event that shares data on the state of the Atlanta new home industry. As one of the largest electric cooperatives in Georgia and the nation, Jackson EMC values the information provided at the event, which is hosted by MarketNsight.

John Hunt, principal with Atlanta-based market research firm MarketNsight, and Dr. Rajeev Dhawan, professor and director of the Georgia State University Economic Forecasting Center, presented the MarketWatch Atlanta event. The two shared a housing economy update as well as predictions for the remainder of the year to more than 400 home builders, developers, bankers, Realtors and other industry representatives. Continue reading

MarketNsight Presents MarketWatch Atlanta

MarketNsight Presents MarketWatch AtlantaMarketNsight recently hosted its biannual MarketWatch Atlanta event releasing data on the state of the Atlanta new home industry to a crowd of more than 400 home builders, developers, bankers, Realtors and others in the industry. MarketNsight and ViaSearch President John Hunt gave an overview of the Atlanta housing market and shared predictions for the remainder of the year.

Hunt highlighted that Atlanta new home sales are up 12% May 2019 over last May. Continue reading

MarketNsight Adds Custom Mapping to Its Toolbox

MarketNsight Adds Custom Mapping to Its ToolboxMarketNsight, a housing research and consulting company based in Atlanta, is excited to announce custom mapping is now available to its customers! MarketNsight’s toolbox of services provides builders, developers, Realtors and financial institutions the ability to perform savvy searches and make informed decisions on land purchases, product positioning and pricing.

“No other service can provide you with the custom mapping tools now available on MarketNsight.com,” MarketNsight President John Hunt said. “This new addition allows our customers to get the answers to complex questions in mere minutes.” Continue reading