Chris Porter

Senior Vice President, Chief Demographer


Reach out to Chris if you have questions on how demographic trends shape the demand for housing

Chris brings clarity to JBREC’s clients on demographic trends and translates their impact on local housing markets. He also analyzes and compares local housing market metrics in JBREC’s Metro Analysis and Forecast and Regional Analysis and Forecast monthly reports.

Past Experience

  • Director of Electronic Media for Reed’s Building and Construction Group
  • Analyst at Rogerscasey


  • BA in Economics from Princeton University
  • MS in Journalism from Northwestern University

Fun fact

Chris’s favorite vacation spot is the island of Kaua’i, Hawaii’s “Garden Isle.” It has just the right balance of relaxation and activities for him.