Home trade-in startup Knock raises $400M funding



Knock, a real estate startup that buys homes directly from homeowners, similar to the better-known Opendoor, has brought in a $400 million investment to accelerate a national expansion and double its 100-person headcount. According to the company, the new funding will allow it to continue its nationwide expansion, add employees, and perhaps most importantly, advance […]

Emerging Real Estate Trends in 2019



There is a lot of work when it comes to being competitive in the world of real estate. One way of having a competitive advantage would be to plan ahead and have expectations of what will be unleashed in the market. So if you are thinking real estate trends might pop up in 2019, look […]

Gary Keller rejoins Keller Williams as CEO



Keller Williams cofounder Gary W. Keller is returning to the company as its new CEO, a role that he stepped down from back in 1995. He replaced the previous incumbent John Davis, as of last week. In a statement, Keller said he was returning to help the company focus on its technology transformation and to […]

Swiss PropTech Startup HEGIAS is Making VR Reality



Zurich-based startup HEGIAS has developed the world’s first browser-based, VR CMS for the construction and real estate industries.

Bowery Valuation Snags $12 Million More in Funding



The New York-based Bowery Valuation has just announced Series A funding in the amount of $12 million.

Real Estate Mobile Marketing Just Got Better with These Apps



Modern real estate professionals are constantly on the go. You can’t be tied down to an office all the time, not while you’re meeting with clients and showing properties. Yet not having access to your real estate marketing tools because you’re never at your desk can be a real detriment in a business that’s already […]

Real Estate Broker Software You Can’t Miss: BoomTown



Real estate broker software is practically a requirement today if you want to run a successful brokerage business. You need an agile, innovative, and full-featured platform to support you in your endeavors. Choosing the right broker support software can often be a matter of life or death, which is why so many real estate professionals […]

AskPorter Property Management AI Gets Google Backing



News that property management startup, AskPorter has just received backing from Google comes as no surprise.

Agents predict more tech disruption in 2019



Leading Canadian real estate agent Shawn Zigelstein said in an interview this week that the industry has seen rapid adoption of new technologies in the past few years, and said he expects the trend to continue accelerating in 2019 as more tools and services become available. Speaking to CBC News, Zigelstein said real estate tech […]

Real Estate Office Software 101: Cloud-based E-Closing



Real estate office software is an important facet of any realtor’s success. Title production and management is part of that. One of the best tools out there today that helps you handle the rigors of title management is E-Closing, a cloud-based software platform that has rapidly become the industry standard for title settlement. What E-Closing Does […]