metro area Archive

State and Metro Employment Conditions in May

Nearly 80 percent of the 372 metropolitan areas now have more jobs than one year ago according to the latest government statistics.  Job growth has been especially strong in Dallas-Ft. Worth region, Austin, Orlando, and San Jose – all...

INFOGRAPHIC: 4th Quarter 2013 Metro Area Home Prices and Affordability

Last week, NAR released its latest quarterly metropolitan price and affordability figures. The lion’s share of metropolitan areas continued to experience strong year-over-year price growth in the fourth quarter. A companion metro area annual affordability report shows less favorable...

Latest Metro Employment Conditions

Common sense says where there are jobs, there are better home sales and commercial leasing opportunities.  So which markets are generating jobs and which are not? The fastest job creating large cities over the past 12 months: Austin, TX...

Metro Area Employment

In each Economic Update, the Research staff analyzes recently released economic indicators and addresses what these indicators mean for REALTORS® and their clients. Today’s update metro area employment conditions in November....