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Linked Data – Tim Berners-Lee

November 9, 2009


On the business side of life, there’s been an active discussion this weekend about a new initiative led by the National Association of Realtors called the REALTORS® Property Resource (RPR) which is designed to provide a national property data exchange for agents to provide to clients. Yes, snooze-fest if you’re not in the real estate […]

Quoted in Business Week article

March 31, 2009


This is kind of neat, and in the spirit of vanity (or more likely to help my self-esteem), thought I’d point out the article published on this weekend where I was quoted:Zip Codes with the Biggest Listing Price Gains by Prashant Gopal We (meaning Altos Research) helped him out in his research by providing […]

The Taylor Rule & The US Housing Market

December 14, 2008


(Author’s note: This article was published on Seeking Alpha on December 26.) I received a link to this article on Twitter from Paul Kedrosky, author of Infectious Greed, on John Taylor’s criticism of the Federal Reserve’s recent monetary policy. I was drawn to the post because of the chatter that I hear from residential mortgage […]

Writing for the Real Estate Market

October 24, 2008


Just a quick note to let you know that I’m also managing a blog now on ActiveRain specifically focusing on real estate market data and marketing strategy for real estate agents. Check it out here.

Our Fearless Leader on FOXBusiness

September 11, 2008


Just a quick plug for our work at Altos Research. Mike Simonsen, our CEO, was interviewed on FOXBusiness News this week with a focus on potential bright spots in the US Housing market. Always cool to see our little shop get some national exposure. Here’s a link to the video interview. (There’s a short commercial […]

Interview with Spider Juice Technologies

September 5, 2008


Tim O’Keefe at Spider Juice Technologies and interviewed me to learn more about Altos Research and how we support real estate agents in answering “How’s the market?” for their clients. We had a great time talking both before and during the interview. Check out and downloadthe interview here. If you’re not familiar with Spider […]

AltosXplorer – Cooler than a Liger….

July 22, 2008


What could be cooler than this? What ’til you check out AltosXplorer…. I’m referring to it as the “liger of the real estate market.” From our press release: AltosXplorer is the first rich internet application that enables users to: Instantly query the vast Altos Research real estate database: Altos publishes hundreds of useful statistics covering […]