According to research conducted by Gartner, “Big data investments continue to rise but are showing signs of contracting.” The company’s most recent survey found that “48 percent of companies have invested in big data in 2016, up 3 percent from 2015. However, those who plan to invest in big data…
Airbnb’s Impact on San Francisco – How we helped the SF Chronicle get the data behind this news story
Everyone who lives in a busy metropolis like San Francisco has had to deal with rising house prices and decreasing availability. Business insider reported that the median price for a 1-bedroom in San Fran was $3,100/month – officially making it more expensive than New York.
But did you know that rental services like Airbnb, Homeaway and Flipkey could be partly to blame? In a recent article, the San Francisco Chronicle analysed the latest data from these sites to determine just how bad these services are for the real estate market.
Today’s webinar is a really exciting one because I am joined by none other than Caspar from Silk.co. Silk is a data publishing platform which helps you visualize data in a fun and unique way. Together we’re going to be analysing the San Francisco housing market – a place I’d love to move (hint, hint import).