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Home Builders

Land Developers

Banks

Wall Street Institutions

Local and State Governments

Investors

Building Product Manufacturers

Associations

Our unique collection of strategic alliance partners and in-house consultants bring decades of experience and have worked for some of the real estate industry's largest land and commercial developers, homebuilders and consulting firms on development projects throughout the United States.

With today's technologies, we can leverage this vast experience, take advantage of lower overhead and provide you with high-quality studies at a very competitive price whether it's residential, commercial, industrial or some mix of all uses.

 

    
Menu of Consulting Services

At MetroIntelligence, we strive to make each engagement custom tailored  to your specifications at a very competitive price.  In general, most of our traditional market feasibility studies fall into the following categories:

 

Reality Check 

Whether you call this a gut check or a reality check, the goal is the same:  an objective opinion on the merits of the real estate project in question.

Cost: $100 to $300/hour depending on the complexity of research.

Turnaround time:  A few hours.

 

In-House Feasibility Study

What is the current competitive posture for pricing and absorption in the appropriate market area?  Is it wise to spend more money on the due diligence required to close the deal?

Cost: $2,000

Turnaround time:  1 to 2 days

 

Intermediate Feasibility Study

By combining the insights gained from in-house analysis and conducting an on-site visit, we can get a much better sense of locational issues as well as key competitors impacting your project.

Cost:  $3,500

Turnaround time:  2 to 3 days

 

Competitive Market and Economic Overview

By tapping the expertise of our colleagues at Beacon Economics along with insights gained from in-house data analysis and field research, we can then review the assumptions the client has made for the project's revenue, sales rates, local job growth and where their buyers will be coming from.

Cost:  $6,500+ depending on complexity of the analysis and the project's location

Turnaround time: 5 to 10 days

 

Opportunity Analysis

Has the client selected the appropriate product for this particular building site? What other options should they consider?  This option can also include consumer research and focus groups.

Cost: $9,500+

Turnaround time: 10 to 20 days

 

Demand Analysis

Who are the client's buyers for their product in that particular price range?  From where will they be coming, where do they work, and how do you translate them into buyers?

Cost: Variable depending on scope and complexity of assignment

Turnaround time: 10+ days

 

Affordable Housing Market Study

These studies generally conform to the guidelines set forth by state governments or the Dept. of Housing and Urban Development.  Builders of affordable housing must include them as part of their application packets for tax credits, tax-exempt bonds or HOME Funds to prove there is a need for their proposed project at a specific location.

Cost:  $4,000 to $7,500 depending on complexity of proposed project, income levels and populations served.

Turnaround time: 5-10 days

 

Market Studies

  • General Feasibility
  • For-Sale and Rental Pricing & Absorption Strategy
  • Highest & Best Use Analysis
  • Lot-by-Lot (SFD) or Unit-by-Unit (Condo) Premium Analysis
  • Product Repositioning and Incentive Evaluation
  • Master-Planned Community Evaluation
  • Absorption Analysis
  • Market and Product Segmentation
  • Consumer Research
  • Case Study Evaluation  

Strategic Planning Services  

  • Peer Review Services
  • Client Retainer Service
  • Portfolio Strategy
  • Opportunity Assessment
  • Supply & Demand Analysis
  • Market Monitoring 

Residential Product Types

  • Single Family Detached
  • Condominiums (low-, mid-, high-rise)
  • Market-rate apartments
  • Affordable housing apartments (tax credit)
  • Senior Apartments
  • Condo Conversions
  • Custom Lot Programs
  • Master-Planned Communities
  • Active Adult Communities
  • Infill & Urban Revitalization
  • Transit-Oriented Developments
  • Student Housing
  • Manufactured Homes
  • Condo-Hotels and Apartment-Hotels

Non-Residential Product Types

  • Mixed-use
  • Office
  • Retail
  • Industrial
  • Self Storage
  • Hotel/Motel
  • Resort
  • Recreation
  • Entertainment

 

    
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