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Stats & Facts – Week of January 22, 2018

Published on January 26, 2018

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Home Sales Ending on a High Note

569 homes sold during December 2017. That is a 34% increase over December 2016.

We’ve got a tool for that

Northern Tool + Equipment will open its newest Alabama location in Huntsville on Governors West.

A Hub for HUBZone Companies

The Catalyst announced the creation of a new accelerator for HUBZone.

More Unicorns than at ComiCon

In 2017, 57 startups around the world reached unicorn status with a valuation of $1 billion or more, according to PitchBook. That is an increase of 14 from 2016.

Stats & Facts is a weekly series covering City of Huntsville economic development announcements, relevant national and regional statistics that could impact the Rocket City region and informational nuggets that span industries. It is compiled by Business Relations Officer Harrison Diamond.