HomeSpotter updates mobile search app with messaging tools


After grabbing some $1.8 million in venture capital funds earlier this year, HomeSpotter’s creators said the plan was to use the cash to hire more developers and give its platform a little more oomph. Now, the company has realized that vision, with a major new update to its mobile app that aims to help connect […]

Famed architect César Pelli buys luxury San Remo home for $17.5M


The legendary Argentinean architect César Pelli has just snapped up a luxuy $17.5 million San Remo apartment, according to reports.

Rent-to-own programs gain in popularity among consumers


The rent-to-own a home concept is making a stunning comeback as Wall Street financial firms look to capitalize on the growing number of consumers who’s credit scores are too low to secure a mortgage.

Tenant Turner gets Y Combinator backing to streamline rentals


With such a large section of the population unable to buy a home for the foreseeable future, rentals are rapidly growing in cities across the nation.

Targeted Digital Advertising for Real Estate Agents from Adwerx


I work in the marketing and communication/PR field for over 12 years now and, looking back, there is one thing everyone can agree with: things change rapidly, especially due to the new technology available, the accessibility of the Internet, and to the new gadgets. We live in an connected world and, even if I cannot […]

Realtors must be “tech savvy” to land prospective clients


Online listings have become so rampant in real estate today that most homebuyers only contact a real estate agent after they’ve identified a home they want to buy.

3 reasons why technology is about to disrupt real estate


Banking, digital entertainment, travel, even the way we hail a cab–one by one, they’ve all undergone dramatic transformations thanks to tech-savvy entrepreneurs with a knack for upsetting the status quo.

Zillow snaps up digital signing service DotLoop


Five months after acquiring rival Trulia in a blockbuster $2.5 billion deal, Zillow is back in the acquisition game.

Analysts warn that Zillow is struggling in wake of Trulia acquisition


Analysts believe that the online real estate portal Zillow is struggling in the wake of its $2.5 billion acquisition of Trulia and strong competition from rival site

Is India’s real estate market about to crash?


High prices, drying up of bank lending and government efforts to reduce black money could possibly result in a crash in realty prices in India’s metropolitan cities