Propy facilitates California’s first blockchain-based real estate deal



Decentralized title registry firm Propy Inc. says it’s just completed the first comprehensive blockchain-recorded property deal in California.

Airbnb proposes teaming up with landlords in Paris to allow subletting



Airbnb is continuing to fight back against restrictions imposed on it, even as cities continue to crack down on its short-term rentals business model.

Skyline AI and Greystone collaborate on AI tech to streamline loan underwriting



Real estate investment technology company Skyline AI is collaborating with commercial real estate lending, investment and advisory firm Greystone in a deal that will use both companies’ tech platforms for the greater good.

NAR to begin selling .realestate internet domains later this year



Realtors may soon be able to benefit from an increased presence online via the new .realestate top-level internet domain, which is set to go live later this year.

Notarize lands $20M funding round for its E-notary platform



Notary public platform Notarize, which allows professionals or businesses to legally notarize documents online, has announced $20 million in a new round of funding, bringing the company’s total to $31 million.

G5 teams up with H20 to bring AI to real estate marketing



G5, which offers a market optimization platform based on big data for the real estate industry, is teaming up with Artificial Intelligence platform provider H20.ai to bring AI capabilities to its Intelligent Marketing Cloud product.

Have Chinese clients? Then this Mandarin-speaking robot could be just what you need



One of China’s largest international real estate websites, Juwai.com, is teaming up with a technology firm to offer new Mandarin-speaking robots for real estate agents to use with their Chinese clients.

How Walabot Can Assist With DIY Home Projects



Walabot is one of the slickest new gadgets out there right now. It’s essentially a stud finder with expanded smart capabilities. It attaches easily to your Android phone with a supplied magnet

Real estate investment platform PeerStreet lands $29.5M funding



El Segundo-based PeerStreet, a platform for investing in real estate-backed loans, has just landed $29.5 million in a Series B funding round led by World Innovation Lab.

Using Advanced Technology In Real Estate



Over recent years, the world, and in particular the house hunter’s world, has increasingly become digitalized. 90% of home buyers have searched online when looking to buy a property, while Google.com online real estate related searches have grown by a massive 253% in the last 4 years only. From video tours, social media to drones, […]

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