China Housing: Real Estate Foresight Price and Volume Forecast vs Actual (July 2019)

China Housing: the price and volume growth figures have been in line with our March based forecast (chart below, with the latest July data). The aggregates are only a starting point though – more localized policies, changes in composition and ‘rotation’ of cities driving growth, caveats in Chinese indices and averages… should be important considerations[…]

Robert Ciemniak speaking at Beryl-GTCOM Greater China Alternative Investments Conference In Beijing

Last week in Beijing at Beryl-GTCOM Greater China Alternative Investments Conference. Sharing insights from Robotic Online Intelligence on information filtering, predictive analytics and the role of AI in supporting the packaging of info for domain-specific human analyst consumption, real cases from the real estate sector with Real Estate Foresight.    

Robert Ciemniak presenting at HSBC GEM Investors Forum In New York

Robert Ciemniak, Founder-CEO of Real Estate Foresight, presented at HSBC Global Emerging Markets Investors Forum on June 11, “How should investors think about the Chinese property sector and associated risks? And Where Did The Winter Go?”.    

Introducing BAYWATCH – Actionable Data Analysis On GBA Housing Markets

With the GBA blueprint release on February 18, 2019, and the rising interest in the GBA, Real Estate Foresight (REF) is introducing ’Baywatch’ as the new research report, with an in-depth focus on the 9 mainland cities in the GBA. Our goal is to provide the most comprehensive and independent data-driven analysis of the housing[…]

MioTech Article on REF: How Data Is Changing The Real Estate Game

Looking back at our past predictions at Real Estate Foresight, and how data and analytics can empower human decision making in China housing markets. Data doesn’t need to be perfect to be highly valuable when augmenting human expertise. Thanks to MioTech, the leading AI venture in financial analysis in Asia, for interviewing Real Estate Foresight[…]

Introducing Greater Bay Area (GBA) Intelligence

The interest in the Guangdong – Hong Kong – Macau Greater Bay Area (GBA) has been on the rise since the release of the official blueprint on February 18. Real Estate Foresight with the sister venture Robotic Online Intelligence are pleased to announce the launch of GBA Intelligence – a set of daily scans of news and announcements (‘robo-reports’) from[…]

Robert Ciemniak Moderating PERE Asia 2019 Tech Panel

Some practical insights and a reality check on proptech and all things tech for real estate on our panel earlier today at PERE Asia in Hong Kong – with Bernie Devine from Yardi and Sung Lee from Altus. Focus on solving a real business problem. Day to day operations efficiency rather than fancy-sounding tech. Automated valuation[…]

Cities Without Tiers: Greater Bay Area vs Others

China Cities Without Tiers: The Greater Bay Area cities as a group enjoy the highest house price levels compared to other major groups of cities (see the chart on the left), even though the price growth has slowed down most since the policy tightening started in 2016 (chart on the right). The traditional breakdown of[…]