New Tools: Listing Alert Re-Reinvents Pre-MLS Window



A new look at an agent tool that shows a pre-MLS window, and offers a point of differentiation. Listing Alert may match your needs.

Top 10 Real Estate Marketing Trends of 2021



Here are the top 20 real estate marketing trends of 2021.

Rick Caruso’s real estate firm now accepts bitcoin



Billionaire Rick Caruso’s namesake real estate firm Caruso has said it will accept bitcoin

Matterport: Will It Be This Year’s Biggest PropTech IPO?



An innovative PropTech company that creates 3D spatial mapping tools, Matterport will now go public through a merger with Gores Holdings VI – GHVI (NASDAQ)

Using Technology to Recover Rental Debt



One nightmare situation for any landlord or letting agent is where a tenant falls heavily behind with rent payments, leaving a huge rental debt outstanding. Worse still, if the tenant then decides to throw caution to the wind and skip town without paying, the landlord is in an even more stressful situation. Many landlords and […]

Senior care homes embrace tech to help residents stay connected



Senior living operators are trying to use digital services to help their residents stay connected during the COVID-19 pandemic. New digital tools they’re offering to fight social isolation include video chat applications, virtual assistants, livestreamed fitness classes and even virtual reality-based day trips. The innovations are needed, operators say, because many senior residents are feeling […]

Compass raises $450M in its IPO, with its stock closing the day up 12%



The technology-powered real estate brokerage Compass launched its initial public offering Thursday closing its first day of trading at $20.15 per share, around 12% higher than its IPO price. Compass priced its stock at $18 per share, at the low end of its target range of $18 and $19. That range itself had been revised […]

Boutique real estate brokerage Side raises $150M



Technology-based real estate brokerage Side Inc. became a “unicorn” today as it raised $150 million in a Series D round of funding that brings its value to more than $1 billion. The round was led by Coatue Management, together with participation from existing investors Matrix Partners, Trinity Ventures and Sapphire Ventures, and brings its total […]

Real Estate Marketing Tools to Get Leads and Drive Sales



The real estate industry took a substantial setback because of the COVID-19 pandemic affecting the world. Realtors now face more challenges than ever to reach their customers and to maintain relevance on the market. The following set of marketing tools may help real estate agents adjust their marketing plans to get more leads, retain their […]

How Blockchain Technology Is Revolutionizing The Property Market



Image Credit: Unsplash While blockchain has already been used in sectors like finance and logistics for many years, the technology is now being leveraged within the real estate sector. Blockchain enables ledgers, records, and transactions to be recorded and tracked across a decentralized computer network. Because the blockchain is always updated instantly in real-time, the […]