Game On: Austin’s September HomeBrew Event

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Austin Metrostudy builder and developer members got their game on Kung Fu Saloon on September 14, enjoying throwback games like Galaga and Pac-Man as well as lots of “Home Brew” and snacks.  The first 5 attendees received a $10 roll of quarters (which got the party started) and then the ...

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Austin: New and Notable – 2Q2017

Austin: New and Notable – 2Q2017

Supply is way up, there are more homes under construction here in Austin than there have been since we started counting. 6,218 homes with sticks in the air. So that supply is really growing and it’s a response to huge demand that we’ve had over the past few years. What’s ...

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Ground Up: Construction Lending Summit

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On August 22nd, Land Gorilla in conjunction with MRG hosted the Ground Up: Construction Lending Summit at Venue Forty 50 in Addison. Many national industry leaders specializing in construction loan financing were in attendance. Our DFW regional director, Paige Shipp, had the honor of kicking off the summit.  Paige shared ...

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Lennar purchases 2,500-acre St. Charles community in Waldorf, MD

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It was announced this week that Lennar purchased the 2,500-acre St. Charles community in Waldorf, MD (price not disclosed).  According to Charles County, the acquisition reduces the number of planned housing units by more than 2,500.  This settles a legal matter between the former owner, Federal Capital Partners, and the ...

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2Q17 Austin Quarterly Briefing & Webinar

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Over 100 Austin Metrostudy members gathered on Friday, July 28 for an update on second-quarter data and new home trends in the Austin area. The big story was about housing supply; Austin has a record number of homes under construction and is on pace for another record year of lot ...

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HBA of Greater Austin’s Annual Mid-Year Housing Forecast

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On July 20, The Home Builders Association (HBA) of Greater Austin held its annual Mid-Year Housing forecast at the Phillips Event Center for a sold-out crowd of over 350 HBA members and industry partners. The program gives the HBA’s members a snapshot of how the industry is shaping up and ...

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Urban Land Institute Young Leader’s Development Showcase

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Metrostudy DFW was on full display at the annual Urban Land Institute Young Leader’s Development Showcase. The event was held at the beautiful McKinney and Olive Plaza, a new mixed use pavilion in the heart of Uptown, Dallas. Attendees ranged from planners, architects, developers to engineering and research firms. The ...

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Metrostudy Arizona Volunteers at Feed My Starving Children

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On the morning of July 12th  our Arizona team donated their time to help the Feed My Starving Children (FMSC) organization.  They have a volunteer center located near our office in Mesa where people and organizations can volunteer to make meal packs that then get sent to feed starving people in other ...

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