Local outlook brighter than in many other housing markets

The housing market has its challenges, but Florida continues to enjoy a better situation than markets in many other parts of the country. At least that was the message delivered by two experts at the Tampa Bay Builders Association 2019 Economic Forecast briefing on Jan. 23 at Tampa’s River Center at Julian B. Lane Park, in downtown Tampa. Robert Dietz, chief economist of the National … [Read more...]

Tampa Bay housing market has solid outlook for 2018, experts say

Tampa Bay’s housing market is looking strong for 2018, but changes are expected, as the market evolves, according to experts featured at the 2018 Economic Forecast meeting presented by the Tampa Bay Builders Association. Buck Horne, vice president for equity research, housing and real estate for Raymond James, presented an analysis featuring three key findings during the Feb. 6 meeting at … [Read more...]