Ready Player One – What’s real is REal

Ready Player One – What’s real is REal

Have you ever walked a home the second time with a client and it just all clicks? Perhaps on the first showing day you all liked the home, it struck a chord but your client hadn’t really let themselves fall just yet. Tense, nervous energy was clouding what was otherwise obvious. You return for that

FWD 2018 Finalists – GeekEstate Blog

FWD 2018 Finalists – GeekEstate Blog

Congrats to those real estate startups selected to the latest Realogy’s 2018 FWD Innovation Summit. From Inman, The 10 finalists are: Amarki, a Texas-based digital marketing startup with a suite of tools for real estate franchises, brokers, teams and agents. ByteGain, an artificial intelligence-powered predictive analytics and customer engagement tool from a Silicon Valley startup. Disclosures.io, a negotiation management tool from a

Another Example of RealSavvy’s Website Work

Another Example of RealSavvy’s Website Work

[Editor’s Note: RealSavvy is a strategic sponsor for Geek Estate Blog, and this is a sponsored post. The company was first covered on Geek Estate Blog back in 2016. Their CEO Rick Orr is a Geek Estate Mastermind member. You’ll be hearing more about this company and products here on GE Blog going forward.] RealSavvy

Meet the Real Estate Tech Founder: Matt Parker from ZingFix

Meet the Real Estate Tech Founder: Matt Parker from ZingFix

In our latest real estate tech entrepreneur interview, we’re speaking with Matt Parker from ZingFix. Without further ado… What do you do? I’m the Co-Founder of ZingFix… not the one with the ideas but the one who loves to make them happen. We sell time, basically, so I create systems that leverage real estate-insider acumen to

A Virtual Real Estate Hackathon: PropTech Challenge

A Virtual Real Estate Hackathon: PropTech Challenge

The PropTech Challenge, a virtual real estate hackathon sponsored by the Real Estate Board of New York, is open for submissions. The primary goal is build functioning software that solves a problem for real estate owners, managers, and developers. Participants will compete for a grand total of $50,000 in cash and prizes. Your project should

Meet the Real Estate Tech Entrepreneurs: Andrew Collins and Justin McCarty from Bungalow

Meet the Real Estate Tech Entrepreneurs: Andrew Collins and Justin McCarty from Bungalow

In our latest real estate tech entrepreneur interview, we’re speaking with Andrew Collins and Justin McCarty from Bungalow. They recently raised a massive round of funding, $64 million to be exact. They are… a cross between the new trend of co-living with a short-term rental platform like Airbnb, because instead of co-living in an apartment building,

What Should Come with Houses? // Equity Sharing with Clients as the Next Opportunity? – Geek Estate Mastermind #48

What Should Come with Houses? // Equity Sharing with Clients as the Next Opportunity? – Geek Estate Mastermind #48

Last week, Greg Fischer pondered what should come with houses: I wonder if anyone else finds it strange that resale homes convey with dozens of systems like furnaces, flooring, and fixtures yet don’t have warranties against most, if any, of the items responsible for the safe operation of our homes? PayPal offers purchase protection. The Mayfair Hotel leaves

Real Estate Tech Track Events for Seattle Startup Week

Real Estate Tech Track Events for Seattle Startup Week

There are three Real Estate Tech Track events taking place as part of Seattle Startup Week (October 8-12). They have been organized by Greg Howes, one of the Seattleites who belongs to the Geek Estate Mastermind. For those in Seattle with an interest in real estate technology, your attendance would be fantastic. “Disruptive Real Estate


 

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