Doorstead wants to expand iBuying to the rental market



The iBuying model has become increasingly popular among homeowners looking for a quick sale of their property, and now a new startup is hoping to bring the concept to rentals as well. Doorstead is pitching the idea of “iRenting”, offering to act as a property manager for landlords who own single-family rentals. The company offers […]

How Home Automation Kits Can Revolutionize Your Living Space



Looking for a revolutionary home improvement idea? Forget all about décor and aesthetics for a moment. Smart homes are the latest trend in home improvement and it is a revolution you can’t afford to miss.  A 2018 GfK Study shows a third of US consumers now use two or more smart home gadgets. Smart homes […]

Shopping For the Best Landlord Software? Look for these Features



The 2018 PwC’s Yearly Trend Report indicates that real estate players risk missing opportunities for failing to integrate technology in their operations. Technology now influences many aspects of the sector. If you area landlord looking to optimize your property’s management, tech gives you the tools you need. Using landlord software is one of the smartest […]

Assessing the Impact of Artificial Intelligence in Real Estate



Artificial intelligence (AI) is one of the biggest innovations of the 21st century. It is now impacting every aspect of modern life. The rise of intelligent machines is one of the most outstanding modern innovations. According to IDC, global spending on AI systems will hit $35.8 billion in 2019. At the same time, a Gartner […]

Munich PropTech Startup Building Radar Raises €5M in Series A Funding



German proptech startup Building Radar has raised €5 million in Series A to expand on market intelligence for the contruction industry.

Beyond Pricing Raises $42.5M in Series A Funding



PropTech startup Beyond Pricing has just announced having raised $45 million in Series A funding from Bessemer Venture Partners.

Ideal Flatmate Seeks £1.3 Million in Seedrs Funding



The UK-based startup Ideal Flatmate is out to raise £1.3 million in funding through its new equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs.

Thinking of Sprucing Up Your Home? Try Automated Lighting Control Systems



Your home is a sanctuary where you retreat after a tiring day. It is the perfect getaway from the hustle and bustle that is life. Little wonder then that homeowners go to great lengths to improve their homes.  In 2018, home improvement expenditure in the U.S amounted to about $394 billion.  When sprucing up your […]

Consorto European PropTech Startup Raises €500k Seed Round



In news from the European PropTech scene, Amsterdam and Tallinn-based startup Consorto has just raised a seed round of investment in the amount of €500 thousand euro. The pan-European commercial B2B online marketplace aims to connect industry investors to commercial real estate investment opportunities. Founded back in 2018, Consorto features commercial real estate listings from office, industrial, retail, […]

Why millennials are investing in real estate online



With millennials finding themselves priced out of their local housing markets, many are searching online for opportunities to invest in real estate elsewhere, according to a report in Curbed.com. The report notes that millennials are instead getting creative with their investments, which they see as a way to build up savings so that they can […]