Tinder-style tenant search app Badi raises $30M



It’s not easy finding the right place to live. In fact, it can be downright stressful, what with you needing to choose where to live, consider a budget, and then go trawling through various apps and websites to find somewhere decent. And it can take hours to do all of this, too. And so Spanish […]

Why Smart Homes Are Attractive to Millennials



New generations around the world are naturally attracted to cutting-edge technologies. Millennials are especially at home when it comes to being early adopters of new tech, and nowhere is that trend more prevalent when it comes to how smart homes are attractive to Millennials. There’s a good reason for that, and it’s simple: Millennials are […]

Best Real Estate Mobile Apps That Will Save Your Life



Earlier, one of the most difficult tasks for folks was to find a home or an apartment. Their only source was the listing services and newspaper. Relying on such mediums is not only full of risks but also takes extra time, resources, and efforts. Internet and mobile app development has revolutionized the way real-estate hunting […]

The Best Smart Thermostat: Does NEST Need to be Worried about Ecobee4?



The Ecobee4 may be the new kid on the block but it’s already getting rave reviews for its efficient household management abilities. From taking notes to smart energy management, Ecobee4 is a serious player in the smart home technology field. Features at a glance: Easy to install Remote sensor Programmable sensors Baseline settings for “home, […]

PropTech 101 for Agents Behind Pigeons



A short primer on how Proptech platforms allow real estate professionals to optimize services.

Camber Creek’s Jeff Berman Talks PropTech and the Future of Tech



Jeff Berman, General Partner at the venture capital firm, Camber Creek talks with Realty Biz News.

Bricklaying robot hopes to address construction labor shortages



An Australian engineering firm called Fastbrick Robotics has built a new machine that it claims is able to build a full-sized, standard brick home within just one to three days. The robot, called Hadrian X, is said to be able to lay around 1,000 bricks per hour. Fastbrick Robotics says it built the machine in […]

HomeSpotter Acquires Lead Generation Service Spacio



Real estate software provider HomeSpotter has just acquired lead generation system Spacio for an undisclosed sum. According to the news, Spacio’s software will be integrated into the HomeSpotter platform. Spacio is a mobile-first platform which lets real estate agents digitally capture open house visitors’ contact information. The software also automates follow-up communications, which further streamlines […]

Top Landlord Accounting Software for Property Managers



Landlord accounting software for property managers can make or break a real estate business. Real estate investors know that, whether they hire a property manager or manage their properties themselves, that pen-and-paper bookkeeping will get you nowhere fast — especially if you have a large number of properties. Thankfully, using landlord accounting software for property […]

The Geovation Accelerator Programme to Continue in 2019



The Geovation Accelerator startup support program is now open for 2019 applicants in the GeoTech and PropTech spaces, according to news from London.