Diving into housing metrics and how the Atlanta MSA scores against the country's other 100 largest metros.
How does Atlanta's cost of living compare to metros across the country? This Snapshot explores findings from the annual Cost of Living Index created by the Council for Community and Economic Research.
In the last decade, multifamily housing has driven a significant share of the population growth in core areas of our region. Multifamily activity has slowed in recent years, and even in the heyday years of Atlanta multifamily construction, building in the sector was relatively constrained compared to single-family in Atlanta and to multifamily building in other metros.
Exploring past trends and the present landscape of owner and renter housing in the 10-county area.
This month's regional snapshot presents a detailed look at housing market conditions and affordability challenges, and reviews existing threats and aid initiatives.
Looking at how our Case-Shiller Hone Price Index value has changed since our pre-2008 recession peak (hint: it's higher), and how that change compares to other metros around the country.
About a third of Atlanta households are defined as cost-burdened (spending more than 30 percent of income on housing). BUT those cost burdens go up...a lot...for renters, for lower-earners, or (especially) for lower-income renters.
Data from two surveys show that housing affordability worries are all too real for Atlantans, and are growing despite initial policy efforts.
Updates to the status of evictions in five metro counties, plus details about the national context and local assistance efforts.
A quick look at what we learned using the Atlanta Fed's Mortgage Analytics and Performance Dashboard.