Better Decisions Through Better Data
Alpha Real Estate Partners’ research tools are designed to give you an intuitive and easy way to understand the economic realities affecting a particular real estate market – allowing you to make better decisions through better data.
Other Internet ResourcesData resources and tools that have helped us in our research needs.
|American Community Survey|
|Current Population Estimates and Historical Population Estimates (by metropolitan area)|
|Longitudinal Employer-Household Dynamics|
|Definition and maps of metropolitan and micropolitan statistical areas|
|Monthly Building Permits Survey|
|Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)|
|Fair Market Rents|
|Location Affordability Portal|
|State of the Cities Data System|
|Housing Price Indices|
|Federal Housing Finance Administration (FHFA)|
|Other useful sites|
|EPA’s Cleanups in my Community|
|Freddie Mac Primary Mortgage Market Survey residential mortgage rate data|
|Geek Estate: Real Estate Technology|
|Landlord-Tenant State Laws & Regulations summary by Landlordology|
|The National Map|
|The NIST’s primer on time zones and the time-zone reference listing from NOAA.|
|Small Business Administration’s Open Data Sources|
|GIS boundaries for mapping are available at Natural Earth and Global Administrative Areas|
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