Real estate forecasts and US Inflation Index

Real estate forecasts and US Inflation Index.  Local real estate forecasts and the inflation. index in the US are related to commodities and housing. Food and energy prices are not included in the inflation index. But these are two areas in the economy with dramatic and dangerous price increases that have an immediate impact on…

Follow the money & commercial real estate technology

Follow the money & commercial real estate technology.   Where is the money, the profits, in real estate and real estate investing?   There are 3 basic categories, flipping, charging fees, and holding for at least a few years.  Each has pros and cons, and each “depends” upon what tools, data, and commercial real estate technology you…

Real estate technology and Population Growth effect on local real estate forecasts

Real estate technology and Population Growth effect on local real estate forecasts. To determine what the ranking, R-Squared, or weight of population growth on local real estate prices and future local market changes and the Block Group levels, we first have to define what Population Growth is, since for the most part, this growth data…

Does median Income effect local real estate forecasts

Does median Income effect local real estate forecasts?  The local changes in median income, are one of the top 20 local variables that influence future local prices of real estate. And displayed in our real estate maps with local market predictions.  Median income is the amount which divides the income distribution into two equal groups,…

Do Unemployment Rates affect real estate forecasts?

Do Unemployment Rates affect real estate forecasts? What is Unemployment Rate, and do local changes have any influence on local housing market predictions that are displayed on the Growth Maps real estate maps? Not a super simple answer….   The right answer is, it depends, it depend on the local City Block, and larger more macro…

Vacancy Rate effect on real estate forecasts

Vacancy Rate effect on real estate forecasts.  Vacancy Rate has an indirect effect on housing market predictions and real estate forecasts in some local markets.  Vacancy rate is a numerical value calculated and a ratio that has an effect on most local markets and housing market predictions and on our real estate maps. Real estate…

Migration effect on real estate forecasts

Migration effect on real estate forecasts. Within the context of Growth Maps and real estate maps, what affect does changing populations and migration have on the future price changes of real estate? Inquiring minds want to know…. At Growth Maps, we define migration as the movement of persons from one locality to another locality, usually…

Real estate maps Crime Rating & real estate forecasts

Real estate maps, Crime Rating, real estate forecasts.  What is Crime Rating?  And how does the increase or decrease in crimes affect housing market predictions and how is this complex data displayed in real-time user-defined real estate maps?  For more info, click real estate maps. Is it a crime that still no one has local…

Real estate forecasts and hyper-targeted real estate growth

Within the context of Growth Maps real estate forecasts what does hyper-targeted mean?  The online definition of hyper-targeting, allows direct marketers who have collected information of online users like, hobbies, health information etc. to de sign customized ad-messages that’s relevant for the audience. Hyper-targeting, however, this information and targeting, is only as good as the…

How to find local real estate forecasts

How does Growth Maps work and what are the steps to finding local real estate forecasts? For real estate investors we deliver current local data with a local housing market forecast. Growth Maps provides consumers and members with local information analysis based on current demographic information with demographic and economic data and trends. The Growth…