Real Estate Analytics

Real estate analytics technology – some history and the next step in real estate analytics technology.  Where we have been and where we are going?   Most real estate professionals and real estate technology tools, primarily depended upon sales data from the MLS and other data suppliers that have yearly demographics that are provided by Zip…

The real estate growth assumption that cost billions

The real estate growth assumption that cost billions. Real estate by its own nature has a huge amount of opinions, since we all live somewhere.   But one core real estate assumption is at the core of the housing boom-bust, risk-reward, and the reason why so many go to the web to find answers.  The next…

Local Economic Leading Indicators and Housing Prices

At Growth Maps, we focus on the core growth data that affects and leads economic growth, which directly leads to future prices in local city block prices going up or down.  One of these key local economic leading indicators is migration. Migration an Economic Leading Indicators We define local migration by the number of births,…

Current commercial real estate technology and real estate investment risk

Current commercial real estate technology and real estate investment risk has always been at the forefront of every real estate investor.  What are some of the false assumptions that investors make in assessing their investment risk, and what have we learned?    Without proper evaluation of real estate investment risk, profits or strong ROI is just…

Market Analysis for Real Estate

Today, or without Growth Maps, no Realtor has the hyper local real estate tools and growth data and the big fix to properly fix local market analysis for real estate.   A bold headline, maybe, and I am sure that many readers, will challenge me, and many professional historically get very defensive, partly since they have…

Real Estate Technology Credit Rating and False Assumption

Real Estate Technology Credit Rating and False Assumption.  The flawed Real Estate Rating technology of the past, illustrated how the important it is to have proper real estate ratings.   Since these ratings are what governs risk. Real Estate Rating and FICO scores Exposing the limitations of FICO scores, a recent study by Fair Isaac and…