First Timers

Steve ByersHome Sales, Housing Affordability

Jonathan is the Head Analyst for Housing Tides. A key team member from the beginning, Jonathan has been instrumental in shaping the concept of and developing the methodology for Housing Tides. Jonathan is fascinated by the intersection of human behavior and economic outcomes and hopes that Housing Tides will help increase objective decision making by reducing cognitive bias. Jonathan studied … Read More

Truth or Dare in Housing Predictions

Steve ByersNatural Language Processing

Housing Tides Blog Truth or Dare in Housing Predictions

What do we “believe” is going to happen in housing and residential construction over the next month? Quarter? Year? How do we decide what we think will happen? Who amongst the experts do we believe? Why do we believe them? It’s a thicket of guesswork frankly. For all of us, whether it’s forecasting or simply understanding housing, we have a … Read More