Capitol Market Research

Real Estate Research,
Land Development &
Market Analysis


Capitol Market Research (CMR) is an Austin-based Texas corporation founded in 1986 by Charles Heimsath to provide advisory services related to real estate research, development feasibility, land use economics, and market analysis. CMR conducts a wide range of studies, ranging from comprehensive market feasibility studies to evaluate single use or mixed-use development concepts, studies that inform public jurisdictions of the build-out potential and value creation in special purpose districts, and forecasts of land value increments in transit-oriented development districts. We are a firm of qualified professionals whose President, Charles H. Heimsath, brings a recognized expertise in real estate market research and project feasibility analysis. CMR has considerable experience in the preparation of market analysis for a variety of proposed real estate development products throughout the Austin and San Antonio region.

Charles H. Heimsath

Charles H. Heimsath graduated from The University of Texas in 1976 with a Master of Science degree in Community and Regional Planning. He has been active in the real estate market in the areas of urban planning, market and feasibility studies, and real estate research since 1980. His studies have helped to guide clients in the successful transformation of project concepts into valuable assets. Between 1980 and 1983 he was responsible for managing the real estate research division at the Rice Center in Houston, and prior to his founding Capitol Market Research, Mr. Heimsath was a senior project manager in charge of feasibility/market research with an appraisal firm, R. Robinson & Associates, Inc. in Austin.

Camiel DeSmet

Senior Associate

Ana Cantu

GIS Analyst


Ardent Residential

Aspen Heights

Austin Fairchild

Berkadia Commercial

Casey Development

City of Austin

City of Dripping Springs

City of Georgetown

City of Pflugerville

Cypress Real Estate Group

Intracorp Homes

Ledcor Properties

Mason Joseph Company

Micheals Corporation

Ryan Companies

Mid-City Development

Berkadia Commercial

Momark Development

Richman Development

Ryan Companies


Teeple Partners

Trammell Crow Company

Waypoint Residential

Contact Us

Capitol Market Research

1102 West Avenue, Suite 100

Austin, TX 78701

(512) 476.5000

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