Alabama housing starts post big gain in February 2020
April 6, 2020
Based on large year-over-year permit gains in January and February, housing starts are off to a fast start, yet uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic clouds the forecast somewhat.
12 years later: how the coronavirus housing market differs from the Great Recession
March 31, 2020
A recap of Alabama’s residential markets in the lead-up to the Great Recession (2001-2007) and the six years leading up to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Federal Relief Plan Clears Senate as Unemployment Claims Rise
March 27, 2020
Congress took historic action Wednesday by passing $2 trillion in virus relief while initial jobless claims reached a seasonally adjusted rate of 3.28 million for the week ending March 21, 2020. ...
Stimulus, Stocks & the Alabama Housing Market
March 26, 2020
The coronavirus pandemic has brought quick and drastic changes to our daily lives and routines.
Statewide Residential Sales Remain Strong in February 2020 While Uncertainty Lies Ahead
March 23, 2020
While February sales results were very encouraging, up 7.2% year-over-year, they do not reflect the current turmoil in the stock market or the sizable hit to the global economy expected from ...
Green Street CPPI Increases 0.3% in February 2020
March 6, 2020
According to the Green Street commercial property price index, manufactured home parks and industrial properties had the strongest price growth over the last 12 months.
Market Spotlight: Baldwin County
March 3, 2020
Baldwin County has the fastest growing population in Alabama and is one of the 15 fastest growing metro areas in the United States.
Single Family Building Permits Up Significantly in January 2020
March 2, 2020
After a strong year in 2019, single family building permits post another year-over-year gain in January 2020.