Five residential and two retail projects are currently under construction throughout the City of Duluth. Developers report home sales of new units are moving faster than construction. New single family detached and attached, townhomes, and urban styled multi-family unites are in progress in the Peachtree Industrial Boulevard Corridor and Buford Highway Corridor. Residential projects once stalled by the recession are also back in construction. In addition to the residential unites there are two large retail projects located on Sugarloaf and Peachtree Industrial Boulevard and in the historic downtown Duluth which together total some 114,565 square feet of retail.