As discussed at the StockTwits panel last week, here is the Google Real Estate Index.  It tracks queries related to “real estate, mortgage, rent, apartments” and so forth.

Go figure: Even the search pattern for Real Estate is highly seasonal;

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Google RE Index

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Google Real Estate Index

Thanks, Mike!

Category: Real Estate, Web/Tech

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6 Responses to “Google Real Estate Index”

  1. alfred e says:

    Wow. That’s pretty cool. Google owns the world. Information is money. Trading on inside information.

    It will be interesting to see how Google continues to evolve.

  2. Greg0658 says:

    some consistent tide pattern .. back to School .. Thanksgiving dinner .. Christmas shopping

  3. rmasand says:

    You can use this to find a real estate bottom. When this sucker flat lines for a year a longer – that’ll be your cue. Far from that now.

  4. krbecarson says:

    this is amazing

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