AMS provides clients with a range of market research and analysis services, with much of the company’s work being related to housing. In the real estate arena, AMS conducts market studies for residential and mixed-use developments, The firm’s clients include developers, lenders, not-for-profit organizations, municipalities and government agencies.
The company has done work throughout the Midwest, and has particular expertise in market analysis for affordable and mixed-income housing. In fact AMS is among a number of firms approved to provide third party market studies to the Illinois Housing Development Authority (IHDA), and is on lists of approved market research firms maintained by the state housing agencies in Indiana, Wisconsin, and Missouri.
AMS also provides clients with direct consumer research to assist in determining preferences and attitudes with regard to housing and other products and services. Consumer research activities include focus groups, exit interviews, mail and telephone surveys and comprehensive community needs assessments.