Growth Maps and Census Block Group Maps

What is the most vital and pertinent real estate growth data information?  Is it property data (which nearly everyone has) or local Census Block Group Maps and Census Block Group Maps growth data? The answer depends if you are a buyer and/or real estate investor or a sales person or an advertiser. And just the…

Real Estate Maps and Leading Economic Indicators

Real estate maps have to have more than just mash-ups and street directions, to be of high value to any commercial real estate broker or real estate investor.  They need the core variables that real estate investor need – what influences risk, reward, and opportunity, and this is NOT directions, trees, or yearly stale data.…

Real Estate Market Predictions and local real estate investing

Real Estate Market Predictions and local real estate investing.   Real estate investors can either hope their investment will go up or use quality tools for real estate housing market predictions.   What matters is current local data and the right inputs.   Without the right input no housing market prediction or prediction model is worth its…

Real Estate Variables and Real Estate Maps

Real Estate Variables and Real Estate Maps.  What are the main real estate variables that matter to real estate investors and where are these core variables displayed on real estate maps?    A great question, but first let look at some history, then the missing piece is discussed below.  Without question, the lack of accurate, reliable…

Local Demographics Data and Growth Maps

Local Demographics Data and Growth Maps.   When it comes to real estate investing, current local demographics data, and real estate growth data, RULES.   Local is what influences real estate prices. Ever wonder what are your local demographics growth data, in your Block, Track or Zip Code? Or wonder why this basic real estate information is…

What is the ideal real estate database for investors

What is the ideal real estate database for investors is based upon the best strategy, tactics, and tools to win and prevail.  What is the ideal real estate database?  It has to have more than just consumer and property data, but what else?  Should it have a spatial database or a flat file database, or…

How would a real estate investor, build a system that replaces the system that Growth Maps has developed?

How would a real estate investor, build a system that replaces the system that Growth Maps has developed? There are two steps.  Step one involves building new real estate technology and new real estate maps.  Step two involves building your own real estate forecasts models. Step 1:  New Real Estate Technology and Real Estate Maps…

Knowing local leading economic indicators such as migration facts

Knowing local leading economic indicators such as migration facts and populations changes could give real estate investors a major leg-up on the competition, but most of this data – it is NOT free, and not online today.   Local migration is similar to population changes, but takes into account the latest monthly updated birth and deaths…

Local Market Research Real Estate Analysis and False Assumption #3

Local Market Research Real Estate Analysis and False Assumption #3.  Proper local market analysis is critical if you are going to hold a real estate investment long-term and have capital at risk.   Before we jump into analysis, first let’s clear up some false beliefs. Local Market Research Real Estate Analysis – False Assumption #3 False…