Congrats to The Real Estate Board of New York’s Hackathon Winners

Congrats to The Real Estate Board of New York’s Hackathon Winners

The winners were announced for the Proptech Challenge (a virtual hackathon put on by REBNY) mentioned here a month ago. There were winners selected in each of the four categories: Blockchain: Credsblock. Operations & management: Seeing Green. Architecture, engineering, construction (AEC) & development: StructionSite. Commercial brokerage: Homespace360. Congrats to all those who came away with prizes.

Job Opportunity: Innovation Fund Manager for New Story

Job Opportunity: Innovation Fund Manager for New Story

Job description: The Builders are the visionary, private group of investor donors that fund all of New Story’s R&D, innovation, staff, overhead, travel, etc. The Builders enable our 100% promise, and give us the capital to pioneer solutions (e.g., 3D home printing, software products, etc.) There are now 42 Builders, mostly comprised of CEOs, top

NAR’s Commitment to Excellence Program…is not a Commitment

NAR’s Commitment to Excellence Program…is not a Commitment

NAR launched (locked) a Commitment to Excellence (C2EX). The goal? a program that empowers REALTORS® to demonstrate their professionalism and commitment to conducting business at the highest standards. I’m a huge proponent for fewer agents. More transactions per agent. Better service. Higher degree of ethics. More trust and integrity. It’s clear if those things were to

Applications Open for Moderne Passport January 2019

Applications Open for Moderne Passport January 2019

To the tech founders reading, applications are now open for the Moderne Passport 2019 Class… The Moderne Passport Program is a industry immersion program which connects cutting edge technology companies to multi-trillion dollar industries: real estate, finance, insurance and home services. Moderne Ventures operates the Moderne Passport program and provides its 700+ investors, partners and executives within its Moderne Network first

Podcast of the Week: Chuck Hattemer from OneRent (on TechNest)

Podcast of the Week: Chuck Hattemer from OneRent (on TechNest)

[Note from editor: we’re starting a new regular series here on Geek Estate Blog — the “Podcast of the Week”. On Wednesdays, we’ll highlight a podcast we feel is relevant to tech savvy real estate professionals. Without further ado…let’s get to our first Podcast of the Week.] We’re starting things off with an interview on

Looking Back at 4 Years of New Story

Looking Back at 4 Years of New Story

Congrats to New Story for 4 amazing years. Here’s a short video looking back… For those as excited about New Story’s ability to create impact as I am, Brett also published their Q3 results that are worth reviewing. Keep up the great work! The post Looking Back at 4 Years of New Story appeared first

Meet the Real Estate Tech Founder: Sonny Tai from Aegis AI

Meet the Real Estate Tech Founder: Sonny Tai from Aegis AI

In our latest real estate tech entrepreneur interview, we’re speaking with Sonny Tai, the CEO of Aegis AI, a MetaProp company in the latest cohort. Without further ado… What do you do? I grew up in South Africa, where gun homicide rates are 4x higher than they are in the City of Chicago. As a

Giveback Homes Celebrates 5th Birthday

Giveback Homes Celebrates 5th Birthday

Wow, it’s hard to believe Giveback Homes turned 5 years old (I first met the team in July of 2014, prior to departing for Chile). To Blake, Caroline, and the team — THANK YOU for all you’ve done to advance the social good conversation in our industry. The post Giveback Homes Celebrates 5th Birthday appeared

Job Opportunity: VP, Product Management for ERA

Job Opportunity: VP, Product Management for ERA

One of our Geek Estate Mastermind members, Simon Chen at ERA, is hiring a VP of Product Management. The position is a full time role based in Madison New Jersey. Job Description: At ERA, we don’t adapt to change, we create it. We form connections that help us to innovate and stay ahead of the


 

Celebrating 41 years in Business!