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

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 insights on what to expect for the remainder of 2017 and into 2018. Vaike O’Grady of Metrostudy presented her analysis of the Greater Austin housing market, concluding the industry is generally optimistic, as evidenced by the number of lots being delivered. “The Austin housing market is benefiting from continued strong demand and that has resulted in near-record housing starts,” says O’Grady. Read more…

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