MarketGraphics Research Group, Inc. provides comprehensive new home and residential development research and forecasting starting from a single market in Nashville, Tennessee to it's current roster of 39 markets spread across 21 states. MarketGraphics is a recognized leader in the new home market research industry. Founded in 1988 by Edsel Charles, the company has been family-owned since its inception. Under Mr. Charles’ leadership, MarketGraphics has seen remarkable growth. MarketGraphics’ philosophy is to track the market conditions to determine if the industry is under-building or over-building in any given area and price-point. MarketGraphics provides interpretation of market conditions, inventories of new homes and lots, planning commission approvals of new developments, historical and projected demands by price point, forecasts of housing activity for future years, and comparisons of local activity to national and regional trends.