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2018 Real Estate Tech Trends and Predictions

2018 Real Estate Tech Trends and Predictions

Drew Meyers Founder of Geek Estate Blog / Geek Estate Labs. Zillow Alum. Travel addict & co-founder of Horizon. Social entrepreneurship & microfinance advocate. Fan of Red Hot Chili Peppers and Kiva.  view profileHorizon |Blog | Archives Ines Hegedus-Garcia An agent with RelatedISG International Realty and specializes in all things related to real estate in Miami

Meet the RE Tech Founder: Anthony Chow from igloohome

Meet the RE Tech Founder: Anthony Chow from igloohome

In our latest real estate tech entrepreneur interview, we’re speaking with the founder of igloohome, Anthony Chow. Without further ado… What do you do? igloohome is what I’ve been busy with – we help people manage their homes & properties through innovative technologies. igloohome smart locks and lockboxes allow home & property owners to grant

A Look Back on Real Estate Innovation in 2017

A Look Back on Real Estate Innovation in 2017

At the end of last year, I wrote a few real estate innovation predictions for 2017. The topics I predicted would see the most innovation: AI CityBldr Premier Agent Concierge Trusted Curation + Real Estate Search CRMs Partial Home Ownership In this week’s private newsletter for Geek Estate members, I wrote a few thoughts looking back at

Lemonade, Peer to Peer Insurance, and Giving Back

Lemonade, Peer to Peer Insurance, and Giving Back

Lemonade raised $120 million this week. When I saw they are doing peer to peer insurance, it caught my attention because home owners / renters insurance are both antiquated products in need of modernization. I poked around their website, and found this: How is Lemonade’s business different from that of a traditional insurance carrier? Traditional

Hacker Connect in New York (& $100 Off)

Hacker Connect in New York (& $100 Off)

Are you going to be in New York for Inman Connect at the end of January? Are you more tech savvy than the norm? If so, why not attend…Hacker Connect? Who: Join engineers, developers, designers, product managers, database architects, webmasters and technology executives from across the country for a deep real estate technology dive.When: January 22nd, 9 AM – 5

Zillow’s House Tour Highlights, and Winning the Consumer

Zillow’s House Tour Highlights, and Winning the Consumer

I’ve long thought brokerages (or franchises) should place a manually created CMA on every listing in their “farm”. Publicly. Read this post from 2015 about a public marketplace for CMAs. You may have seen Zillow is testing “Home Tour Highlights” (Inman story). This is the first step to doing exactly that. Once ZG get agents leaving comments on

Meet the Real Estate Tech Exec: Gonzalo Navarro from ArX Solutions

Meet the Real Estate Tech Exec: Gonzalo Navarro from ArX Solutions

  In our latest real estate tech entrepreneur interview, we’re speaking with Gonzalo Navarro, the Creative Director and Partner for ArX Solutions. Without further ado… What do you do? I run the main production office of ArX Solutions, one of the top 10 architectural visualization companies in the world. We create different tools to provide brokers,

Bitcoin + Real Estate = Boom or Bust

Bitcoin + Real Estate = Boom or Bust

[Note from Editor: Originally published on Miamism] The subject of cryptocurrencies is HOT right now!! And when it comes to real estate, it’s going viral.  In Miami, it’s about which agents are versed in crypto and which sellers are willing to price their properties in Bitcoin – ultimately it’s about thinking “outside the box” in a changing market

Meet the RE Tech Founder: Pat Healy from Prismana

Meet the RE Tech Founder: Pat Healy from Prismana

In our latest real estate tech entrepreneur interview, we’re speaking with the founder of Prismana, Pat Healy. Those who have been in the industry awhile know Pat is no stranger to real estate. He was an organizer for REBarCamp NY for many years, and formerly employed by Onboard Informatics. He is truly one of my favorite

SEO Trend Data: Growing or Shrinking?

SEO Trend Data: Growing or Shrinking?

Organic SEO traffic is an increasingly competitive user acquisition channel for brokerages/agents — especially as the big players gobble up organic slots with domains like RealEstate.com. I do wonder whether SEO as a whole should be a shrinking or growing area of strategic investment. Rand at Moz published some great trend data for those who think about SEO’s