Russian pilot scheme will test blockchain technology for real estate transactions



Russia’s government has said it’s planning to explore how the blockchain technology that underpins Bitcoin could be used to facilitate real estate transactions in the country. Blockchain

Blockchain tech is ready to revolutionize real estate deals



Blockchain is rapidly evolving beyond its original use case as a ledger for recording transactions in cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum. Talk to many people about this emerging technology, and they immediately think of digital money, and with good reason for cryptocurrencies are gaining value in markets around the world. As such, Blockchain technology is once […]

Blockchain real estate startup Propy raises $15M in token sale



Decentralized title registry firm Propy Inc. has raised $15 million from 6,597 participants in a PRO token sale to put the international real estate market on the blockchain.

Propy brings Blockchain to Ukraine’s real estate sector as it opens up to foreigners



Decentralized title registry startup Propy has said it’s working with the government of Ukraine to allow online real estate purchases by foreign investors for the first time.

OSCRE International launches initiative to explore Blockchain’s potential in real estate



OSCRE International has announced the launch of its Blockchain Initiative to explore applications of this emerging technology in the commercial real estate industry.

New White Paper on Role of Smart Card Technology to Enhance Security of Blockchain Applications



Since 2009 over $1 billion has been invested in implementations for blockchain-based applications and this technology is growing rapidly. Some 60% of this funding has occurred since the beginning of 2015.

6 tech trends that will revolutionize the real estate business



Advancements in technology mean that real estate pros no longer need to check the classifieds for new listings, send out faxes or use direct mail advertising. The innovations that made those every day tasks obsolete helped to revolutionize how the real estate business works – but can you imagine how the industry will look in […]

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

Here’s why blockchain is such a perfect fit for real estate



Blockchain technology has hit the headlines due to its potential to revolutionize dozens of industries, and real estate is no different in that regard.

Sweden to become first nation to adopt blockchain tech for real estate deals



The blockchain technology that underpins the Bitcoin cryptocurrency is to be tested by Sweden’s land registry to see if it can help to speed up property deals in the Scandinavian country.

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