Realcomm 2019: We must use data to make a difference

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Speaking at the Realcomm conference in Nashville, Tennessee, earlier this month, Brookfield Properties’ global head of corporate development proclaimed that the industry was entering the “Quant Real Estate Era”, when quantitative analysts will increasingly apply mathematical and statistical methodologies to the finance and management of real estate assets, writes Andrew Waller, partner at Remit Consulting.

The event’s 2,500 attendees participated in three days of discussions involving 150 speakers from around the globe, and Kevin Danehy’s comments reflected many of the discussions held at Realcomm