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Housing IQ™ helps residential real estate lenders and investors make more confident decisions. Our Housing Market Vitality platform provides a monthly perspective on US metro housing markets derived from factual data analyzed using an ensemble of econometric and machine learning techniques. We provide monthly market reports on over 400 US metropolitan areas and divisions. We also provide custom data feeds of our historic time series data spanning over seven years for enhancing risk assessment and portfolio management tools.
Local Economic Vitality is a ranking of nearly 1,000 Core Based Statistical Areas (CBSA) that cover over 96% of the US. Each CBSA comprises of one or more counties that are socioeconomically tied to an urban center. A CBSA’s health reflects the current and forecasted economic performance of the counties comprising the area. Local Economic Vitality provides a perspective on the future income prospects of borrowers in the local area and can be an important factor in consumer credit decisions.