REBGV's Director of Economics and Data Analytics Andrew Lis explains how to spot a trend in noisy data in his inaugural video of our new video and blog series, The Lede.  

In each video and blog post of The Lede, Andrew will dive into topics ranging from market analysis to economic analysis, and will provide simple explanations of complex statistical concepts that can help us better understand the housing market and the economic environment around us. 

We hope you enjoy this new video series!

Click below to watch.

Take a deeper look

Read Andrew’s companion blog post on mega trends and micro trends. The post also features interactive charts you can view on a full screen. 



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