Atlanta Remodeling

Newsletter :: Issue 7

 QUARTERLY NEWSLETTER ISSUE 7 

 
 BY THE NUMBERS 

-4.9%
Drop in months' supply of new homes in the U.S. from January '09 to July '09 (from 12.4 to 7.5)

Source: U.S. Census Report

1.5%
Increase in Atlanta's seasonally adjusted home price index from June '09 to July '09, the second consecutive month with an increase. The index had previously been in decline every month since April 2007.

Source: S&P/Case-Shiller

5%
Portion of total construction costs attributed to the cost of land in the Atlanta market in first quarter 2009. This number was as high as 32% in third quarter 2001.

Source: Lincoln Institute of Land Policy