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Mark Boud

Mark Boud

Mark Boud is the Principal of Real Estate Economics (REE) and Senior Vice President & Chief Economist of Metrostudy, a Hanley Wood company. Mr. Boud formally organized REE in 1995. He and his team are heavily involved in the analysis of commercial and residential real estate markets through the United States.

Mr. Boud's modeled forecasts and analytics are trusted by major builders, land developers and capital groups and financial institutions. Mr. Boud is an industry leader, and his forecasts and commentary have been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Forbes and other major newspapers, magazines and industry publications. Mr. Boud is a popular public speaker and industry panelist, and is actively involved in many building industry trade organizations. Mr. Boud’s memberships include; the Urban Land Institute (ULI), the Building Industry Association, the Sales and Marketing Council, the Southern California Real Estate Research Council, and the Northern California Real Estate Research Council.

Mr. Boud is a graduate of Brigham Young University and holds a degree in Economics with a Minor in English Literature.

Mark Boud's Posts

Frank Talk: The Recovery Continues Frank Talk: The Recovery Continues

Looking ahead to 2017, views on housing are optimistic. Read more

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1.18 Million Housing Starts Projected in 2016 1.18 Million Housing Starts Projected in 2016

Metrostudy forecasts that 813,000 of the projected starts will be for new single-family homes. Read more

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Metrostudy's Five-Year Forecast Projects Cyclical Pattern of Overvaluation and Undersupply Metrostudy's Five-Year Forecast Projects Cyclical Pattern of Overvaluation and Undersupply

In this video, Senior Vice President and Chief Economist Mark Boud breaks down results of the second quarter National Residential Economic Report, reporting that 2016 is an "equilibrium" year for residential housing activity. Read more

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Brexit: What Will It Mean for the US Housing Market? Brexit: What Will It Mean for the US Housing Market?

Mark Boud, senior vice president and chief economist of Metrostudy, discusses potential long-term implications of Brexit on U.S. housing. Read more

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Five Forecasts for Housing Over the Next Five Years Five Forecasts for Housing Over the Next Five Years

National Residential Economic Report sees a mostly healthy housing market, with a few caveats. Read more

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