Meet the Real Estate Tech Founder: Paul Burke from RentHoop

Meet the Real Estate Tech Founder: Paul Burke from RentHoop

In our latest real estate tech entrepreneur interview, we’re speaking with founder and CEO of RentHoop, Paul Burke. I met Paul a few months ago at Impact Hub in Seattle (he’s from Seattle, but lives in Los Angeles now), and found myself thinking through all the similarities between Paul’s RentHoop journey and my Oh Hey World / Horizon journey.

Broker Public Portal Comes to NWMLS / Seattle

Broker Public Portal Comes to NWMLS / Seattle

It’s been awhile since we’ve talked about Broker Public Portal here (now a joint venture with Homesnap). Just this month, Homesnap raised $14 million. A few stats: 21 million consumers used the Homesnap site/app in 2017 8.5 million consumers engaged with agents on the Homesnap site/app in 2017 3-4 million unique visitors to Homesnap every month Especially given

Is Loyalty a Diminishing Commodity?

Is Loyalty a Diminishing Commodity?

“Whoever solves the loyalty problem wins the future” – Brian Boero Is loyalty a diminishing commodity? A variety of studies have sought to determine whether or not millennials are brand loyal with some finding them more brand loyal than the Generation X and Baby Boomer generations and others like a study from Cadent Consulting Group

2018 Report: How Brokers Are Handcrafting the Future of Their Real Estate Technology

2018 Report: How Brokers Are Handcrafting the Future of Their Real Estate Technology

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 Jeff Mindham Currently, Global Director of Media Relations at MIPARO, an online home listing portal for emerging markets, and

Geek Estate Founding Member Spotlight: Ryan Coon from Rentalutions

Geek Estate Founding Member Spotlight: Ryan Coon from Rentalutions

We’ve now published three Geek Estate founding member interview; Jennifer Kjellgren, Sep Niakan, and Eileen Romito. The interviews are meant to give you a taste of current business priorities, products and trends to watch in 2018, and what they enjoy about being a Geek Estate mastermind member. Our 4th interview is with Ryan Coon from Rentalutions. I believe I first met Ryan at

Zillow’s Latest Consumer Brand, Out East

Zillow’s Latest Consumer Brand, Out East

Zillow recently launched a new brand, Out East. It’s a portal for the Hamptons, joining Street Easy as a Zillow Group consumer brand on the East coast. It’s the result of their acquisition of Hamptons Real Estate Online (see here), which turned out to be an “SEO juice” acquisition (that shouldn’t surprise anyone). I wrote

Geek Estate Newsletter #16 — Helping Renters/Buyers Understand their Financial Future

Geek Estate Newsletter #16 — Helping Renters/Buyers Understand their Financial Future

The purpose of Geek Estate’s private community is two fold: Curate the most incredible and diverse membership of real estate innovators, creatives, doers, and creators in the world. Make our members wildly successful in their careers building real estate companies. Most of the longer strategy, analysis, and trend pieces I formerly wrote publicly on this

Meet the Real Estate Tech Founder: Dave Fulk from HelloAlex

Meet the Real Estate Tech Founder: Dave Fulk from HelloAlex

In our latest real estate tech entrepreneur interview, we’re speaking with co-founder and COO of HelloAlex, Dave Fulk. Without further ado… What do you do? HelloAlex is an Artificial Intelligence software specifically designed for Real Estate agents to help them start conversations with their leads 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on autopilot


 

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