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Kingsport jobs: Where the workers live

Look at any of the roads around Kingsport on any weekday morning or afternoon, and it's immediately … [Read More...]

Part 2 Tri-Cities rental situation – fewer single-family units, higher vacancy rates

There were more rental property vacancies in over than half of the Tri-Cities region's zip code … [Read More...]

Tri-Cities economy looks good, but….. Benchmarking the recovery, looking for a new normal

Local employment rates are at historic lows. Homebuilders are the busiest they've been since the … [Read More...]

Tri-Cities sales tax collections make tepid September showing

Retail sales tax collections slipped for the third straight month in September while … [Read More...]

Tri-Cities, Johnson City and county jobless rates drop to new lows, economy continues adding jobs

The Tri-Cities economy continued adding non-farm jobs in September while the number of people … [Read More...]

Reports show strengths, weaknesses in Tri-Cities single-family, apartment rental markets

Gross single-family rental yields for Washington and Sullivan counties were down in the third … [Read More...]

Hawkins County emerging as growth bright spot

The volume of good economic news coming out of Hawkins County is almost enough to make elected … [Read More...]

Tri-Cities new home market is finally taking off

After seven years of declining new home activity and another four years of slow growth, the market … [Read More...]

Social Security COLA increase will boost Tri-Cities economy by $3.6 million a month, but it’s nothing for elders to cheer about

The Tri-Cities economy will get a $3.6 million a month bump when local residents get their first … [Read More...]

A Tri-Cities’ ticking population time bomb

Remember the adage that a rising economy raises all boats. Today's economy is showing that's not … [Read More...]

Washington Co. TN leads region in number of nursing homes

Although Washington County, TN has the youngest median age in the Tri-Cities (40.3 years) it has the … [Read More...]

Kingsport-Bristol, Johnson City MSA August retail sales collections in soft spot

Knoxville was the only Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) in Northeast Tennessee with a positive … [Read More...]

Sullivan County shines in Q3 housing affordability index

Sullivan County received some strong positive housing affordability information in Attom Data … [Read More...]

It’s not your father’s Tri-Cities labor market anymore

How many are working full-time, part-time and how many don't work It's accepted knowledge that more … [Read More...]

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