Report by Shan Ahmed and Cody Bond
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Shan Ahmed is an Associate in the Economics Department at Reis. He is responsible for the firm’s custom client projects and real estate portfolio analytics services. Shan holds a bachelors degree in Economics from The University of Texas at Austin
Cody Bond is an Analyst in the Economics Department at Reis. He contributes to a variety of quarterly publications and conducts research for quarterly whitepapers. Cody holds a bachelors degree in Economics from Tufts University.
Victor Calanog, PhD CRE ® is the Chief Economist & Senior Vice President at Reis. He and his team of economist and analysts are responsible for the firm’s market forecasting, valuation, and real estate portfolio analytics services. He holds a PhD in Applied Economics and Managment Science, trained by a dissertation committee composed of faculty from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and Harvard Business School.