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Questions tagged [real-estate]

Housing, property sales and transactions, etc

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Per capita surface area for living since WWII

It is an obvious phenomenon that the surface area each person takes up for living has been increasing over the past decades: our houses are getting bigger with our growing wealth. I'm interested in ...
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Apartment locations in Pennsylvania?

I'm working on a project to find apartments within 30 mins of work location. I wish to know all the apartments in Pennsylvania. Where can I get this info from. I checked https://data.pa.gov. But ...
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Where to find data regarding home types and addresses/zips in the US?

I am looking for the following, not everything is necessary, but I would like to somehow extract latitude and longitude for later mapping, and knowing where condos are located is a must: Necessary: ...
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Historical Housing Data in Quandl

Quandl has housing data through their API including Price per square foot on the neighborhood level. Is there a way to get the history for this data as well. Say yearly back to 2009?
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Public companies' employee count and properties from SEC/Edgar 10-K

I've browsed through several 10-K documents and found that companies provide their employee headcount (under Item 1. Business) and properties they own or lease (Item 2. Properties). (Yahoo example.) ...
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Real-estate property data for USA

Any location or database that has real-estate property information for the USA? Data items could include: Monthly rental rate Purchase price Financing options Purchaser income
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Where can I find public access data on mortgage delinquencies and foreclosures?

Where can I find public access data on mortgage delinquencies and foreclosures? I would like data at the monthly (I'll settle for quarterly) level for each county or zip code (I'll settle for state) ...
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Accessing Rental History

I'm able to access my county's Public Record system to look a historical information (owner's names, taxes, etc) for a given property. Is there a similar means to access the same history, but with ...
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Dataset with Addresses and Building/Structure Type in the US

I'm looking for a dataset where I can find out an address' building/structure type. I know that the Google Places API will return types but I am looking for a different source which might be more ...
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Are there any US Census columns that can give me information about rents with respect to the size of housing units? (bedroom, sf, etc)

The US Census department provides a fair amount of data on rents within areas. Median Gross Rent, Average Gross Rent, you've got the normally bands of rents ($800-$999, $1000-$1249, etc). But these ...
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List of houses parcel number US

Some government sites or real estate sites like zillow, provide a parcel number for houses which seems to be a unique identifier for that house; is there a site where I can find a list of all parcel ...
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Collecting data on private rooftop characteristics?

Is it legal to save data about private rooftop terraces in a Open Data set? I mean: location, characteristics, etc.
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US Population/Housing Data?

I'm looking for population and housing data for the USA at the city-wide level. The 2010 Census page has this information available: http://www.census.gov/2010census/popmap/ipmtext.php?fl=06:0667000#...
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North American housing and real-estate appraisal data

I am trying to perform spatial analysis regarding affordable housing across North American cities. Does anyone know of a source (city, commercial, or other website) which offers real estate or ...
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San Francisco Housing Data

I am a student with the Singapore Management University's postgraduate School of Economics. I am writing to seek your assistance in obtaining certain data on San Francisco’s housing market. For our ...
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Collecting Real Estate Data in the US

I have seem some related questions but none of them seem to have the answer I am looking for. I want to be able to find a website (say like the Multiple Listing Service listings) that would allow me ...
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Are there any free real estate properties database out there?

I'm looking for a nationwide records on properties that have been sold from 2003 to present. Trulia does not have an API anymore and Zillow's is very limited.
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price of commercial real estate (office space) per zip code

I need a table that will map each US zip code to the average price of commercial real estate (office space) in that zip code. It doesn't matter to me if the prices are to rent or to buy. It also ...
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why do legal descriptions of property differ from DB to DB?

So I was looking at deeds for a particular property and the legal description of a particular property is "Lot 1 Block A Lastname Subdivision". The appraisal district, however, gives a different legal ...
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Suggestions for Canadian (Metro Vancouver) Housing Open Data Sources

before doing data analysis, I have to find public data sources first. The goal is to find housing services related data, or people data related to these housing services, in different regions of Metro ...
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Bids on apartments

In some countries, such as the USA, apartments are usually sold through real-estate agents: the buyers send bids to the agent, the agent forwards the bids to the seller, and the seller selects the ...
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Statistics for Disabled Veterans in Residential Homes

I am looking for the data/statistics for the disabled veteran population in California that are currently living in adult residential care homes.
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US House Sale Data

In the UK we have open data which gives up to date information on house transactions. This includes the address of the home and the price it sold for. It includes detailed data on the type of property....
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Real estate investment and growth data sources

I am searching for public sources of real estate / property investment activity / levels from which to find trending data for countries. I've looked through the World Bank data catalogue and found ...
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Which database should I search to find the year that homes were built?

I am working on a research project right now and need to find out what year every house within the Denver metro area was built. I have searched through DRCOG and Census data, but have been unable to ...
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Year Structure Built of housing units

I need to find the age of housing units? where specifically should I look and download a GIS file
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Data sets for predicting home value

I'm working on a project for predicting the cost of houses. I'm looking for data sets enumerating the number of schools, hospitals, parks and any other condition that may affect the price of houses (e....
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Where can I find a cost of living index by zip code?

I am particularly interested in housing costs; specifically 1-bedroom apartment rentals. For clarity, I mean a database that's free (as in beer) to query with an arbitrarily large number of zip codes....
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Property ownership data

Is it generally considered open data who owns a given piece of property? I am looking at the San Francisco Property Information Map but it does not include any information about who owns a building, ...
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Price of property prices in local currency for countries in Latin America

I am working on a project thesis and I haven't been able to find this set of data, mostly because everything I do encounter are global indexes and for specific countries, and looking into each country'...
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Looking for home sale data

I'm looking for home sale data that includes info such as address, sale price, home type, sq. ft., etc. Where (what dataset(s)) can I get that data from? Thanks.
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How can I get aggregate dollar values out of Zillow?

I am interested in getting aggregate dollar values for listings/sales on Zillow (for the whole country summed together, for example). Unfortunately, Zillow's data page seems to only show the "ZHVI", ...
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Where can i find the surface area and the number of premises for all UK districts?

I am looking for the surface area, and the number of premises for each UK district. The districts should be listed with their ONS codes. Rationale: I am trying to process and aggregate Ofcom data for ...
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API to tell if a house is for sale, foreclosed, or not forsale

I'm developing an R (or SAS) decisioning engine that requires input for whether a home is either for sale, foreclosed, or not for sale. I have a list of 10K addresses and would like to be able to pass ...
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How to estimate subjective value?

Value is subjective. One person might want a certain house so much that he will pay for it $2 million, while another person won't give even $0.5 million to the same house. The market price of the ...
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What would be the cleanest / easiest method of collecting rental property data?

What would be the easiest method of collecting data about rental properties. I'm looking for per-unit information including: Monthly Rent Are utilities included? Monthly Electric bill Heating fuel ...
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How to construct a database with the underlying real estate data displayed by Redfin, Zillow, or Trulia?

Regardless of whether the home is for sale, if you type any street address into Zillow, Redfin, or Trulia, they will often tell you the square footage, the last-sold-date, the taxable value, and often ...
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Change of real estate ownership

My research involves the following questions: How common is it for a person who owns some real estate (house, farm, etc.) to sell/lose it? Conversely, how common is it for a person who owns no real ...