Techniques for Address Standardization

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By David Loshin

In my recent set of posts, we looked at the value and importance of address standardization as an integral component of both transactional and analytical applications, especially when seeking levels of accuracy associated with the concept of location, which in some cases goes beyond the concept of “address.”

But knowing that with some degree of precision we can map locations to their nearest geocoded location, let’s think about aspects of a more general challenge: ensuring resolution of a provided descriptive address to an actual known address.… Read More