housing

ICYMI: Real Estate Compilation

October 16, 2020 / Comments Off on ICYMI: Real Estate Compilation

ESI has published numerous blog posts in the past year related to Real Estate, showcasing the insights and experience of our thought leaders in the field. Please enjoy the following compilation of posts and contact us if you’d like to hear more. Learn more about our work in this area on our website.  A Mid-Pandemic Look […]

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Equity and Inclusion

September 14, 2020 / Comments Off on Equity and Inclusion

About Analytics-Driven Insight to Promote Equity Econsult Solutions is committed to making a difference in our work. In our Equity & Inclusion practice area, we marshal our analytical expertise and real-world experience to add quantitative substance and strategic nuance to diversity analyses in a wide range of sectors. We are also mindful to apply these […]

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A Mid-Pandemic Look at the Philadelphia Housing Index

August 28, 2020 / Comments Off on A Mid-Pandemic Look at the Philadelphia Housing Index

The last time we featured the Philadelphia Housing Index (PHI) in a Present Value blog post, we were in simpler times—back in February and talking about the future trajectory of the Far Northeast. It is not news to point out the substantial slowdown in home sales on account of COVID-19’s disruption or the slower pace […]

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Cooper Grant Market Rate/Mixed Income Housing Development

December 2, 2019 / Comments Off on Cooper Grant Market Rate/Mixed Income Housing Development

In 2019, ESI was retained by DePetro Real Estate Organization to examine the planned development for a 14-townhouse development in the Cooper Grant neighborhood of Camden, NJ, to include both market rate and affordable units. ESI’s report examined Camden, and the planned development, through an economic lens, commenting on the market potential for the project. […]

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SEPTA Service: A Value Proposition for Philadelphians

November 27, 2018 / Comments Off on SEPTA Service: A Value Proposition for Philadelphians

SEPTA’s transit service is a valued amenity for residents of the city and region. The amenity value it provides is reflected in housing markets, where homeowners demonstrate a willingness to pay more for an otherwise similar house with better service access. ESI was hired to analyze SEPTA service throughout Philadelphia and uses thousands of housing […]

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SEPTA Drives the Economy of Pennsylvania

April 13, 2018 / Comments Off on SEPTA Drives the Economy of Pennsylvania

SEPTA Drives the Economy of Pennsylvania is Econsult Solution’s 2018 Economic Impact Study completed for Pennsylvania’s largest transit authority, the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transit Authority. Our report to SEPTA is timely as the agency faces significant budget pressures, with looming changes of the contribution of Pennsylvania Turnpike revenues to state transit funding, along with increasing demands on […]

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