Brad Hunter is the Chief Economist at HomeAdvisor.
Hunter joined the company in 2016 and leads HomeAdvisor’s economic research and analysis on the home improvement industry, home remodeling data and the U.S housing market.
Hunter informs HomeAdvisor’s True Cost Report, an annual report that analyzes homeowner spending, and the HomeAdvisor Farnsworth Index, a quarterly survey that measures industry confidence among service professionals.
Hunter has been invited to speak at numerous industry conferences, and is regularly cited in local, national and trade publications, including CNBC, Bloomberg News, Forbes, The Washington Post and The Wall Street Journal.
Prior to joining HomeAdvisor, Hunter was Chief Economist and Director of Consulting for Metrostudy, where he orchestrated hundreds of area-specific housing market studies over his 20 years at the firm.
Hunter holds a degree in economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, and has been a guest lecturer at Harvard University.