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Housing and Employment In Atlanta

In a review of cities with affordable housing and a strong employment market, Zillow, a real estate data company, ranks Atlanta as a favorable city offering both advsntages. According to Zillow, Atlanta offers a housing price-to-income ratio of 2.7, compared with 8.8 for San Francisco.

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NAR Reports Surge In Pending Home Sales

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) reports that the number of homes under contract increased in February to its highest level since June 2013.

The Pending Home Sales Index is based on pending sales of existing homes. When the contract has been signed but the transaction has not closed, it is a pending sale.

The Index is 12.0 percent above February 2014.

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