Asset Management Goals

Asset Management Goals

Real Estate Asset Management Goals and Analytics Go Together My customers don’t care about the technologies my company specializes in. They don’t care about data analytics. They have asset management goals. What they care about is increasing the value of the assets...
Dashboard cost estimate surprises

Dashboard cost estimate surprises

Dashboard Cost Estimate Dashboards and icebergs have something in common: they both have a part that is visible and a part, much larger, that is not visible. The invisible part of a dashboard is the data that gets pulled into the dashboard. The effort, and therefore...
Real Estate Asset Management with Excel

Real Estate Asset Management with Excel

There comes a point when Excel expertise can become a liability. Excel is such a powerful tool that pretty much anything can be done in Excel. And some asset management teams don’t look beyond Excel to do their work. Here’s a conversation between an institutional...
How to estimate the cost of a dashboard

How to estimate the cost of a dashboard

Before we can give you a quote for a custom dashboard, we need to gather some information. In this post I will explain how to estimate the cost of a dashboard, and what questions we need to ask in order to build the quote.   How to Estimate the Cost of a...
What to do with those real estate deal proformas

What to do with those real estate deal proformas

Real Estate Deal Proformas When I review metrics with my clients, I also ask how the asset is performing relative to the original real estate deal proformas. Most of the time that question is hard to answer. We know that as a deal sponsor, if you can demonstrate that...
Leasing Velocity

Leasing Velocity

What is Leasing Velocity? The widely accepted definition of Leasing Velocity is “Length of time a unit is unoccupied between leases.” The quicker you lease the unit, the higher your Leasing Velocity. The longer a unit is vacant, the more money you lose. So, it is in...