5 Considerations to Make before Updating Your Property



Before you embark on a major home renovation, you have to take into consideration the impact it will have on your neighbors.

New rule exempts low-cost commercial property from appraisals



Almost one-third of commercial property sales will become exempt from the need for an appraisal following changes to federal rules.

Boosting Property Value What Types of Trees Affect Your Home Value



When most people consider upgrading their homes to boost their property value, they are thinking about the house itself. Often, the yard and landscaping gets neglected

PropertyMetrics helps real estate investors create more accurate proformas



When it comes to real estate investing it’s essential to review a dependable proforma so as to be able to evaluate the profitability of the property you’re considering.

Overstock founder joins Hernando de Soto to create a global blockchain real estate registry



World-renowned economist Hernando de Soto and blockchain technology leader Patrick Byrne, founder of online marketplace Overstock.com, have formed a joint venture to develop a global property registry system to surface the property rights of

Online real estate platform Settled hires new execs to drive next stage of growth



Online real estate transaction platform Settled has announced the appointment of Marc Abraham as Chief Product Officer and Simon Guild as Non-Executive Director. Marc and Simon join the team to strengthen Settled’s efforts as the company enters its next stage of product development. As Chief Product Officer at Settled, Marc will oversee the planning, development […]

Zenplace is using ROBOTS to give guided property tours



Real estate agents could soon find themselves being displace by robots, at least when it comes to giving tours of properties, after a startup announced plans to build machines that can take prospective renters on a guided tour of homes they’re interested in without the need for a human to be present. The robot realtors […]

U.K. real estate platform Settled adds new Strengthen & Secure feature



VC-backed proptech business Settled is introducing a new and unique “Strengthen & Secure” feature to its property transaction platform to help buyers and sellers reach completion faster and with a greater sense of security.

Bitcoin slowly but surely gains relevance in real estate



Bitcoin is fast-gaining the attention of the real estate industry, with several states already changing their laws to allow it to be used to finance property transactions.

Why Buildium might just be the property management solution you’re looking for



Buildium is a propert management software solution that claims to know exactly what property managers want from their software, because the founders and creators also happen to be property managers themselves.

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