• President Donald Trump’s administration this week imposed another round of trade tariffs worth some $200 billion on Chinese goods, and now homebuilders say they’re worried

    Trump’s latest trade tariffs on China could drive up home prices, experts warn
  • Residents of affected areas are now starting to count the cost of the damage as the storm slowly dissipates

    Homeowners start counting the cost of Hurricane Florence
  • Bungalow, a new residential real estate platform, recently launched, announcing it has secured $64M in funding: a $14M Series A led by Khosla Ventures, Atomic VC,

    Co-living startup Bungalow raises $64M in funding
  • With Hurricane Florence closing in on the Carolinas and Virgina this weekend, threatening storm surges and destructive winds of up to 130 mph, experts are warning that more than 750,000 homes are at risk of serious damage. Florence is set to bring with it widespread inland rainfall and flooding in addition to strong winds, with… [Continue Reading]

    Hurricane Florence threatens more than 750K homes, experts say
  • The ultra-luxury real estate market is suffering from massive price reductions that have forced the owners of some exclusive properties to drop their asking prices by millions of dollars.

    Prices are crumbling in ‘ultra-luxury’ real estate markets

Rental listings site Zumper raises $46 million in Series C round

Rental marketplace Zumper is raising $46 million in a Series C round of funding led by Axel Springer and Stereo Capital with participation from Blackstone, Dawn Capital, Kleiner Perkins, Breyer Capital,

ThoughtWire forms new advisory board to foster innovation in smart buildings

Operations Performance Management application company ThoughtWire is forming a new advisory board as it looks to foster innovation in smart buildings and eventually, smart cities.

Co-living startup Bungalow raises $64M in funding

Bungalow, a new residential real estate platform, recently launched, announcing it has secured $64M in funding: a $14M Series A led by Khosla Ventures, Atomic VC,

Keller Williams Selects CognitiveScale to Speed Real Estate Smartcloud Efforts

CognitiveScale, the leader in augmented intelligence software and Responsible AI, announced that Keller Williams (KW), the world’s largest real estate franchise

Opendoor buys Open Listings to boost its home-flipping business model

Online real estate marketplace Opendoor is making its first acquisition, snapping up a discount brokerage called Open Listings. Open Listings is an end-to-end real estate platform aimed at buyers that offers them a 50 percent rebate on the buyer’s agent commission. The idea is that people can search through listings, book private showings, make an […]

Smart Homes – Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

The dream of a more modern and futuristic home has probably been around since before recorded history. After all, caves had dirt floors that evolved into wooden floors,

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