Entera raises $32M to open up the single-family home market to institutional investors

Real estate investing data startup Entera Holdings Ltd. has raised $32 million in a Series A funding round, bringing its total amount raised to $39.5 million following an earlier seed funding round. The round was led by Goldman Sachs investment arm, Goldman Sachs Asset Management, with participation from Bullpen Capital, Craft Ventures and Valuestream Ventures.

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Zillow offers $1M prize to anyone who can improve its Zestimate algorithm

Zillow has said its launching a new Zillow Prize contest, offering an award of $1 million to the first person or team who can most improve the Zestimate algorithm

4 Major Tech Advancements That Can Change How You Do Business

The ceaseless pace of innovation and the advent of new technology continues to change the way consumers do business.

Here’s how technology will enhance listings in the near future

The multiple listing services (MLS) remained unchanged for many years, but under heavy pressure from buyers, sellers, agents and brokers, the MLS is slowly beginning to welcome the benefits of modern technology.

3 tech trends impacting real estate this year

Real estate professionals should take note of the major technology trends this year that could be applied to their business, allowing them to beef up their outreach and marketing campaigns.

Compass grabs $50M to bring direction to real estate searches

Compass has just raised $50 million to build out a platform that utilizes Big Data and algorithms to help sellers price their homes and work out how to sell them for the best possible price.

VTS brings Big Data tech to real estate leasing management

The VTS platform allows landlords and brokers to keep track of current and prospective tenants across large portfolios

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