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A Beginner’s Guide to Points of Interest

A Point of Interest (POI) is a location that lots of people visit either routinely, seasonally, or based on certain events. A location can register as a POI in many different ways. The simplest way is to attract a lot of attention.

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Meet the Team Behind the Data: Mathias Schläffer

Meet the Team Behind the Data: Mathias Schläffer

Join us as we continue to get to know the Unacast team behind the data and insights. today we chat with Mathias Schläffer - Data Scientist.

Meet the Team Behind the Data: Julie

Meet the Team Behind the Data: Julie

Join us as we continue to get to know the team behind the data at Unacast.

Open Access to Neighborhood Insights, Now With Top Points of Interest

Open Access to Neighborhood Insights, Now With Top Points of Interest

Meet the Team Behind the Data: Tor Åge

Meet the Team Behind the Data: Tor Åge

What does it look like to be your own CEO at Unacast and collaborate with an incredible global team?

How CRE Investors Use Human Mobility Data - Part Two

How CRE Investors Use Human Mobility Data - Part Two

Selecting a location, assessing the local market, and analyzing commercial feasibility.

Unacast’s Turbine Platform Expands into Africa

Unacast’s Turbine Platform Expands into Africa

Unacast's location data services are available across Europe and the US. Now its Turbine platform expands into Africa, further growing its global footprint.

How CRE Investors Use Mobility Data - Part One

How CRE Investors Use Mobility Data - Part One

Commercial real estate investors use Unacast’s location data to research investment opportunities for new residential properties in the Northeast US.

Memorial vs. Labor Day in NY: Long Weekend Effect

Memorial vs. Labor Day in NY: Long Weekend Effect

How does New York compare to Texas and California on flattening the COVID-19 infection rate and rolling out a recovery plan?

Texas bar owners’ stand on COVID-19 may be their last

Texas bar owners’ stand on COVID-19 may be their last

With 10,000 new cases daily, bar owners in Texas’ COVID-19 hot-spots are vowing to defy the Governor’s latest closure order. The data says that is a bad idea.

California COVID-19 Risk High Due to Lax Restrictions

California COVID-19 Risk High Due to Lax Restrictions

Easing government restrictions in California has hampered COVID-19 recovery in California. Things could get worse by Labor Day.

NYC Workplace Recovery: Categories & Brands

NYC Workplace Recovery: Categories & Brands

A detailed dive into the categories and brands that are heading towards recovery, with a focus on Starbucks's current brand snapshot.

NYC Workplace Recovery: 2 Weeks into Phase Three

NYC Workplace Recovery: 2 Weeks into Phase Three

Workers from high-risk infection areas labor in open neighborhoods, while Manhattan residents up their recreational visits and downtown office buildings sit empty.

Unacast Launches Migration Patterns

Unacast Launches Migration Patterns

How has COVID-19 redefined our residential landscape?

Neighborhood Insights: New York City - June 2020

Neighborhood Insights: New York City - June 2020

Don't bug me, I'm Local: Residents and NYC Locals are the catalyst to recovery in neighborhoods bereft of Workers and Tourists.

Travel & Hospitality Insights - June 2020

Travel & Hospitality Insights - June 2020

We’re here for a short time, not a good time: Motels like Microtel are battling-back, while upscale hotels like Hilton lag behind.

[NEW] Neighborhood Insights: Retail and Real Estate

[NEW] Neighborhood Insights: Retail and Real Estate

Unacast's Neighborhood Insights can zoom into any area in the US, down to the census block group level, and illustrate the area’s vitality via simplified metrics.