James Mc Keever

Senior Research Analyst, Build-to-Rent


Reach out to James if you have questions regarding JBREC’s Burns Home Builder Analysis and Forecast (HBAF) or JBREC’s Build-to-Rent Communities map.

James analyzes various housing and economic metrics at the metro and regional levels for the production of JBREC’s syndicated research reports. He also engages in research and development for new data and methodology creation.

Past Experience

  • Research Associate on the Regional Analysis and Sustainable Growth and Development Teams for Beacon Economics


  • MSc in Economic Growth, Innovation, and Spatial Dynamics from Lund University
  • BA in Financial Services from the National College of Ireland

Fun fact

James loves to travel and is lucky enough to have had the opportunity to live in many countries, such as South Korea, Sweden, Italy, and Ireland. When he is not traveling, James loves to read, sing, hike, study languages, as well as cook food from many of the places he has lived and visited.