Apartments, For-Sale Housing, Senior Living

Product Planning: · Market feasibility in support of project planning, lender requirements, · Validation of development concepts · Site plan, floor plan, architectural review Consumer Research: · Consumer research, survey, focus group and experimental research to determine feasibility/validate traffic/define sales obstacles/confirm buyer/tenant profile · Blind/mystery shopper research to test sales personnel effectiveness · Historical analyses of program sales, media, traffic, buyers · Expert testimony at Planning Commission/City Council hearings or litigation · Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for personal computers (SCAN/US MAPINFO)


Retail, Office, Industrial, Hotel

Validation of development assumptions · Site plan, tenant mix, architectural review · Entitlement expertise in Planning Commission/City Council hearings · Market, feasibility, financial and trade area analysis in support of project planning, lender requirements, public policy requirements · Consumer research to determine feasibility/develop tenant profile/ define leasing obstacles/identify trade areas/void analysis · Demographic/business profiles in support of collateral materials and marketing efforts · Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for personal computers.


Quantitative and Qualitative Data

Focus groups to develop product and advertising concepts · Quantitative research to test responses to: - promotion strategies - advertising strategies - new products or services · Opinion/customer satisfaction surveys · Analysis of the scope of existing markets/market penetration.


Informed Decision Making

Economic development strategies, implementation and funding · General plan amendment prioritization of land uses · Specific plan concept development · Recreational master-planning · Fiscal assessment · Redevelopment/revitalization analysis and recommendations in support of redevelopment plans and projects · Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for personal computers

DMG economics offers clients experienced consulting services based on 21 years experience. Experienced in team approaches to problem solving, DMG has served as both team member and team lead. Creative solutions, attention to detail, experience in public policy, both as a consultant and as an elected official, problem solving and opportunity identification through experience.

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