It’s all very well having access to data, but where does the real value lie? Is it in being able to analyse that data? Yes, to a degree. But the real returns come when you know how to use it.
This was one of the overriding points made by two people who know their stuff when it comes to applying data to real estate and the wider world: Savills director of urban design Andy Dowding and VU.CITY chief executive Jamie Holmes.