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The 5 Main Components of a Commercial Real Estate Market Aerial Map

May 16, 20171:10, PM

1. The Base Layer

The base layer of an aerial map is the foundation and precursor to how visually appealing your aerial map will be at completion. Google Earth is most commonly used by brokers, but we recommend Nearmap as it has higher resolution and more up to date photography. Nearmap’s images are taken from low altitude flying aircraft (planes not drones), and they fly over most markets multiple times a year. Pictured above is an example showing what Google Earth has on the newly built Henderson Hospital in Nevada (empty land), and what Nearmap has (completed site). Inquire with us to see when your site was last captured.

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