Who we are

VSI is a national real estate market research and consulting firm focused on providing unparalleled, reliable and insightful market analyses to real estate developers, syndicators, lenders, municipal governments and state housing finance agencies.

National Experience

VSI has completed market feasibility studies, housing needs assessments and rent comparability studies in all 50 states, as well as in Canada, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, Saipan and the U.S. commonwealth Northern Mariana Islands.


While the VSI main office is based in Columbus, Ohio, the company also maintains offices in Phoenix, Salt Lake City, Denver, Las Vegas, San Antonio and Nashville.

17,000+ Market Studies Completed and Counting…
11,000,000+ Apartment Units Surveyed and Counting…

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Vogt strategic insights

Market Feasibility Studies and Market Analyses

VSI provides market analyses and market feasibility studies for a range of real estate alternatives, including:

Low-Income Housing Tax Credit

Workforce Housing

Upscale Market-Rate

Mixed-Use Developments

Assisted Living and Senior Housing

Memory Care and Specialized Senior Living

Single-Family Homes


HUD 221(d)(4), Section 8, Section 202, Section 811

USDA Rural Development

Site Selection Studies

(Highest and Best Use)

Our technology and experience enable us to recommend a site that will maximize exposure and visibility to a target market.

Housing Needs Assessments

VSI can provide large community-wide housing needs assessments to determine potential for additional housing development opportunities.

HUD Rent Comparability Studies

VSI provides HUD-required Rent Comparability Studies to establish HUD Section 8 contract rents at government-subsidized rental communities.

Meet the Team