Tenant screening firm RealPage pays $3M to settle dispute over incorrect reports



Tenant screening company RealPage Inc. has agreed to pay $3 million in order to settle allegations that some of its reports were flawed over a five-year period.

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.

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 […]

Opendoor plans major expansion into more U.S. markets



Real estate listings website Opendoor, which buys homes directly from sellers before doing them up and selling them on, says it’s planning to expand nationwide after enjoying significant success in the ten markets it currently operates in

Real estate intelligence firm Skyline AI raises $18M in Series A funding round



Real estate investment technology provider Skyline AI is raising $18 million in a Series A round of funding from Sequoia Capital and TLV Partners with participation from JLL Spark, a division of JLL and others.

All you need to know about Real Estate and Artificial Intelligence



An Artificial Intelligence (AI) is the science & designing of making intelligent machines, mainly intelligent PC programs” – according to the father of Artificial Intelligence

Most lenders struggle to implement digital mortgage tech in time



Mortgage lenders are increasingly moving towards so-called “digital mortgages” in which many providers attempt to complete the majority, if not the entire, application process online.

Propy facilitates California’s first blockchain-based real estate deal



Decentralized title registry firm Propy Inc. says it’s just completed the first comprehensive blockchain-recorded property deal in California.

Airbnb proposes teaming up with landlords in Paris to allow subletting



Airbnb is continuing to fight back against restrictions imposed on it, even as cities continue to crack down on its short-term rentals business model.

Skyline AI and Greystone collaborate on AI tech to streamline loan underwriting



Real estate investment technology company Skyline AI is collaborating with commercial real estate lending, investment and advisory firm Greystone in a deal that will use both companies’ tech platforms for the greater good.

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