Latest Hedonic regression Stories

2013-07-23 23:33:32

Leading property resource MyRPData reports a 3.8 percent increase in capital city dwelling values, which observers say can be the starting point towards recovery for the Australian property market. Sydney, Australia (PRWEB) July 23, 2013 Dwelling values in Australia’s capital cities rose by 3.8 percent in the first half of 2013, the latest figures from the MyRPData-Rismark Daily Home Value Index revealed. The most remarkable growth pointed to the 1.9 percent increase recorded throughout...

2010-08-19 14:40:00

BERLIN, Aug. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- In the second quarter of 2010 prices for owner-occupied housing in Germany rose slightly by 1.1% compared to the previous quarter and by 0.7% year-on-year. These figures are based on the sale of properties financed and completed in the second quarter of 2010 compiled by the member institutions of the Association of German Pfandbrief Banks (Verband deutscher Pfandbriefbanken, vdp). The vdp Price Index for Owner Occupied Housing is a combination of two hedonic...

2009-12-03 08:11:24

Over 30,000 megawatts of wind energy capacity are installed across the United States and an increasing number of communities are considering new wind power facilities. Given these developments, there is an urgent need to empirically investigate typical community concerns about wind energy and thereby provide stakeholders involved in the wind project siting process a common base of knowledge. A major new report released today by the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Lawrence Berkeley National...

2004-11-27 03:00:16

abstract Home owner warranties (HOWs) are insurance policies that supplement regular homeowner's insurance. HOWs cover major systems (e.g., HVAC, plumbing, etc.) in homes and are usually purchased during the marketing of a property. This study examines the impact of HOWs on a property's price and marketing time; the results suggest that the residential real estate market does not reflect premiums in price or marketing time. It seems likely that mechanisms in the real estate market,...

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  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).