Applying Technology to Your Commercial Business Location



If you’ve been in the real estate business for more than two days, you’ve heard the old adage – Location, Location, Location.

Real estate CRM platform Chime provides 6 ways to gather leads



Launched last August, Chime is a new kind of CRM platform for the real estate industry that helps agents to streamline their business while acquiring and managing fresh leads.

Cook County Recorder of Deeds starts testing Blockchain for real estate transactions



The Cook County, Illinois Recorder of Deeds Office is making blockchain in real estate a reality, pioneering its use via a partnership with a startup called Velox

How Age and Gender Affect Interest in Smart Home Technology



According to an article in siliconangle.com, the market for smart home appliances is anticipated to reach $38.35 billion by 2020, but a recent report shows a real gap between knowledge of these products and using them every day. The National Smart Home Survey asked participants about their awareness with regards to smart home technology uses […]

Property apps are revolutionizing real estate



Nowadays, however, the advent of the Internet has changed the property landscape and now house sales and rentals are largely driven by just a few big property apps; for example, here in the U.S.A, there’s Zillow and Trulia.

Open Listings aims to do away with real estate agents



There’s a new startup in town that’s aiming to take the pressure of the home buying process by letting people cut out the middleman – or in other words, the real estate agent.

Real estate tech & tools to win new customers



This week I’ll share some of the new technology, websites and applications as well as some of the ways US agents are now using social media to communicate with clients.

3 hi-tech solutions to real estate problems



Close the door and have a seat. We’re going to talk about your problems. Well, not all your problems, or even most of them, just three real estate-related ones — and how these three nifty new solutions can help. Problem 1: You’re opening doors instead of closing escrow You have a fantastic property. You have […]

How to give your website a turbo boost in 6 simple steps



It used to be that the “calling card” we left behind in any social situation was exactly that: a piece of paper. Most of the time, this generic card was stuffed in some pocket, never to be looked at again.

Maponics takes real estate search to the next level



Watch for a slew of online real estate search sites to add yet another layer of precision as Maponics rolls out data products that make it possible to look for homes in distinct communities