Commercial & Industrial Real Estate

Company Info

Location: Dallas, TX


Company:  Preeminent industrial, commercial, and residential real estate firms in the nation. The Company  is highly active as both an investor and a developer for large, complex real estate initiatives.


Industry: Commercial & Residential Real Estate


Data Problems:  Disparate data across seven (7) business units, each with their own unique data elements. Time consuming, manual process using MS Excel to execute reporting.


Data Solutions: Performed a Strategic Data Assessment to assist company in building a data strategy to support their current and future needs across the enterprise, including the building out of a new data warehouse and a new data and analytics tool set.

Business Background


  • Company, headquartered in Dallas TX, is an industrial, commercial and multi-family real estate developer.
  • Company has seven (7) business units focused on different sectors of the market, each with their own unique data.

Opportunities

  • Performed a comprehensive Strategic Data Analysis
  • Assisted Client in building out their future state roadmap
  • Recommended a centralized cloud based data warehouse to support enterprise data needs.
  • Recommended new data and analytics software platforms including Tableau, Alteryx, WhereScape and Validatar to enable self-service and automation to increase trust and access to data.

Deliverables

  • The development of a centralized data warehouse across its business units to more effectively govern and maintain data
  • The adoption of leading data automation and analytics tools that would both drive down software cost and reduce time spent on wrangling data
  • The creation of an analytics Center of Excellence to ensure analytics were integrated into business operations

Results

  • Executed a Phase I "quick win" project for HR Team to prove out digital transformation solution and show quick time to value. 
  • Increased trust in and access to data for stakeholders
  • With new data and analytic software platforms, decreased time and complexity for delivering business unit reporting needs.
  • Enabled delivery of data on COVID-19 employee testing in a single day versus several weeks using prior solution.