Resources

The following are links to various fee based data suppliers that can assist the process in reviewing the market for a real estate developments.

Data Sources

 


Apartments

ALN Apartment Data
www.Alndata.com
This firm provides data on the apartment market.

Axiometrics
www.axiometrics.com
(214) 953-2242
This company’s data is for apartment market.

CBRE Econometrics
www.cbre.com
(617) 912-5200
This company provides information on the apartment market.

National Apartment Association
www.naahq.org
(703) 518-6141
This association provides information on the apartment market.

REIS Reports
www.reis.com
(800) 366-7347
This firm publishes data on: Apartments, Office, Industrial, Retail and Lodging.

Witten Advisors
www.wittenadvisors.com
(214) 360-4560
This company has data on apartments.

CONSTRUCTION COSTS

RS Means
www.reedconstructiondata.com
(800) 334-3509
This firm tracks construction costs data.

DEBT & EQUITY SOURCES

Commercial Loans
www.c-loans.com
This website provides access to commercial lenders.

Lenderlab
www.lenderlab.com
This website provides access to commercial and hard money lenders.

Private Money Lending Guide
www.privatemoneylendingguide.com
This website provides access to hard money lenders.

DEMOGRAPHICS

Business Analyst Online
www.esri.com
(800) 447-9778
This website provides site evaluation and market analysis

CACI
www.caci.co.uk
(0800) 181-851
This website is located in England and provides demographic statistics.

Claritas (Nielsen Site Reports)
www.claritas.com
(800) 345-5973
This firm provides demographic statistics.

ESRI
www.esri.com
800-292-2224
This firm provides demographic statistics

US Census Bureau
www.census.gov
(301) 457-3199
This website provides US census information.

ENVIRONMENTAL

Parcel Platform
www.parcelplatform.com
(800) 352-0050
This website provides environmental information.

INVESTMENT PROPERTY LISTING SERVICE

Cityfee.com
www.cityfee.com
This is a commercial leasing and sale listing service.

Loopnet
www.loopnet.com
This firm has data on all sales and leasing for all property types.

Showcase.com
www.showcase.com
This is a commercial listing service.

INVESTMENT PROPERTY DATA

Real Capital Analytics
www.rcanalytics.com
(212) 387-7103
This firm provides information on sales, financing and developments for apartments, office, industrial and retail properties.

REIS Reports
www.reis.com
(800) 366-7347
This firm publishes data on: Apartments, Office, Industrial, Retail and Lodging.

INVESTOR INFORMATION

Bigger Pockets.com
www.biggerpockets.com
This website is for real estate investors and has links to various resources.

LAND

Landflip.com  –  Lotflip.com
www.landflip.com
www.lotflip.com
These two websites have listing for land and lots.

LandandFarm.com
www.landandfarm.com
This website has land and farms for sale

LODGING

Lodging STR Global
www.strglobal.com
This website tracks various types of lodging data.

LOW INCOME HOUSING TAX CREDITS (LIHTC)

Danter
www.danter.com/links.htm
This website has information on LIHTC

MAPPING SERVICES

Globe Xplorer
www.digitalglobe.com
This website has a library of satellite imagery and maps.

Google Earth
www.earth.google.com
This website has 3D Earth-viewing software.

Google Maps
www.googlemaps.com
This website has map addresses for around the US and driving instructions.

Landvision
www.digitalmapproducts.com
This website contains mapping information with various overlays of data.

Maponics
www.maponics.com
This website contains various mapping search.

MapQuest
www.mapquest.com
This website has national mapping and driving instructions.

Bing!
www.bing.com
This website has national mapping and driving instructions.

NASA World Wind
worldwind.arc.nasa.gov
This website has 3D Earth-viewing software developed by NASA.

Terra Server
www.terraserver.com
This website has aerial photo maps and topo maps across the US.

Yahoo Maps
www.maps.yahoo.com
This website has national mapping and driving instructions.

MORTGAGE CALCULATOR

Karl’s Mortgage Calculator
www.drcalculator.com
This website has a mortgage loan calculator.

MUNICIPAL CODE LOCATOR

Municipal Code Web Library
www.municode.com

PEOPLE SEARCH

Pipl
www.pipl.com

Search Bug
www.searchbug.com

Switchboard.com
www.switchboard.com

PUBLIC RECORDS

Courthouse Direct
www.courthousedirect.com

Know X
www.knowx.com

Netroline
www.netronline.com

RETAIL

Directory of Leading Chain Stores in the USA
www.chainstoreguide.com
This guide includes the names and information on retail chain stores.

REIS Reports
www.reis.com
(800) 366-7347
This firm publishes data on: Apartments, Office, Industrial, Retail and Lodging.

Retail Lease Trac
www.rltrac.com
This firm provides information on retail leases.

Retail Tenant Directory
www.retailtenants.com
This firm tracks retail tenants.

SALE & LEASING COMPS

CoStar
www.costar.com
(800) 226-7404
This firm tracks information on apartments, office, industrial, retail, commercial land and medical buildings. It tracks sale and leasing information, vacancy rates, rental rates and absorption rates.

REIS Reports
www.reis.com
(800) 366-7347
This firm publishes data on: Apartments, Office, Industrial, Retail and Lodging.

SELF STORAGE

Self Storage Industry Facts & Trends Report  –  Self Storage Review
www.selfstorage.org
This report features the Self Storage Industry

SETTING UP A LEGAL ENTITY

Legal Zoom
www.legalzoom.com
This website assists in setting up various types of legal entities.

Nolo
www.nolo.com
This website assists in setting up various types of legal entities.

SITE PLAN DESIGN

Google SketchUp
sketchup.google.com
This is software for an initial design of a site plan

STATE HOUSING FINANCE AGENCIES

Danter
www.danter.com/links.htm
This website lists links to the State Housing Agencies

TAX LIEN CERTIFICATES

Rogue Investor
www.rogueinvestor.com
This website has information on tax lien certificates for each state.

WATER MAPPING

Ground Water Atlanta of the US
ga.water.usgs.gov/