In the Midst of the Smart Home Craze, Don’t Forget the Basics



Smart homes are all the rage these days. Buyers of all ages are looking for smart home technologies that make their properties more efficient, more comfortable, and safer. Even landlords are turning to technology to make their properties more attractive to the kind of tenants they hope to rent to. But is all of this […]

Opendoor moves into Los Angeles, will now spend up to $800K on a home



Leading iBuying company Opendoor says it’s expanding into Los Angeles for the first time with a new maximum offer of up to $800,000 for homes situated in the city. Previously, the most Opendoor would offer for a home was up to $600,000. The move comes at a time when iBuying firms are increasingly boosting their […]

Solar power savings vary greatly according to where you live



Homeowners with solar panels installed in their homes save an average of $1,075 annually, amounting to around 67% of their electricity bills, a new study by home energy firm Sense has found. That’s a tidy amount, but homeowners’ savings can vary wildly depending on which part of the U.S. they live in. For example, areas […]

iBuyers: What Agents Need to Know and How They Can Compete with Them



iBuyers are emerging in cities across the nation. As the trend grows, so does the concern among real estate agents worried that iBuyers will reduce the need for agents. An iBuyer is a company that uses technology to make sellers an offer on their home instantly. Their goal is to purchase a property quickly and […]

Smart Home Automation: How Smart Home Fan Works



Smart homes have moved from big-city concept shows to become a reality. More homeowners now prioritize home automation when planning home improvement projects. Homebuyers, on the other hand, look for smart tech features when looking for a place to stay. Smart homes are more energy-efficient and this is something every home buyers look for in […]

5 of the Best Video Conferencing Software for Real Estate Agents



Video conferencing is a great way to meet with new clients, discuss the business with colleagues, or even give a virtual tour of a home. As a real estate agent, communication is key to your success, so we’ve put together this list of the five best video conferencing softwares for your industry. Keep reading to […]

How Smart Home Switches Innovates Your Home



Lighting is one of the most important components in any home. This makes it one of the main home improvement trends for Millenials. If you are in the market for a redefining home improvement idea, you need to find out more about smart home switches. This guide explores how smart light switches can spruce your […]

Casavo Raises €50m to Fuel Expansion Across Europe



Italian buy/sell startup Casavo has raised €50 million in Series-B funding led by Greenoaks Capital. The funds will go to expand the company’s reach.

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 […]