Regional Director Vaike O’Grady Speaks About New Home Starts in Austin Statesman

In a recent piece for the Statesman, Regional Director for Austin, Vaike O’Grady put Metrostudy data into context to understand what the housing demand in Austin means for builders and local economies.

Metrostudy data reported that builders started construction on 4,119 houses from April through June, which was close to a 7% decrease compared to the same period in the previous year. Still, sales of new homes were at an all-time high during the period of April through June, showing that housing demand is still strong in the Central Texas area.

Read more about housing activity in Austin.