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2023 REACH & REACH Commercial Applications Now Open

2023 REACH & REACH Commercial Applications Now Open

REACH operates a variety of accelerator programs around the globe, created and operated by Second Century Ventures and backed by NAR. The program offers education, mentorship and exposure for technology companies working to scale their businesses across the U.S. residential and commercial real estate markets and expand into adjacent markets, including insurance, mortgage and financial

Turning Vacant Properties into Affordable Housing

Turning Vacant Properties into Affordable Housing

[Note from editor: The “Mastermind Showcase” highlights companies and news from members of the GEM. Today’s showcase: Housing Connector] The average wage in the U.S. just increased 24% in the last five years while monthly rent rose 37%. The large gap between take-home pay and rent is a primary cause of housing instability and contributes

Meet The Real Estate Tech Entrepreneur: Joe Chen from Chime

Meet The Real Estate Tech Entrepreneur: Joe Chen from Chime

In this week’s founder interview, we’re bringing you Joe Chen from Chime. Without further ado… Who are you and what do you do? I am an investor and a serial entrepreneur, having invested in close to 70 companies and started nearly a few dozen new venture projects within the companies I led over the course of my

One Stop Real Estate Investment Software

One Stop Real Estate Investment Software

[Note from editor: The “Mastermind Showcase” highlights companies and news from members of the GEM. Today’s showcase: PropStream] PropStream consolidates real estate data and tools for investors, agents, brokers, property managers, and other real estate professionals. Users gain access to nationwide property data sourced from county recordings, MLS records, and private data sources, resulting in

Proptech’s Leader Has Been Crashing on Our Couch This Whole Time

Proptech’s Leader Has Been Crashing on Our Couch This Whole Time

[Editor’s Note: Below is the full text of our 232th Weekly Transmission, originally delivered direct to the inbox of more than 600 GEM members on November 10th, 2022.] Discussions about proptech leaders usually start and end with either CoStar or Zillow. Both are formidable proptech companies. CoStar has a monopoly on commercial real estate data, having built a

BIM and Digital Twins: Getting Beyond the Hype

BIM and Digital Twins: Getting Beyond the Hype

[Editor’s note: Originally published here.] It’s a common misconception that Building Information Modeling (BIM) is synonymous with the term Digital Twins. In many cases, BIM is considered a part of the construction process, while the concept of Digital Twins suggests real-time data visualization of maintenance and operations. Digital Twin has become a buzzword for any type of digital

A CRM that Helps You Follow Up

A CRM that Helps You Follow Up

[Note from editor: The “Mastermind Showcase” highlights companies and news from members of the GEM. Today’s showcase: Follow Up Boss] A CRM that centralizes leads and supports follow-up tools for high-growth real estate businesses, Follow Up Boss provides calling and dialer; individual and group texting; and email for engaging with leads. Everything syncs from agents’

Meet The Real Estate Tech Entrepreneur: Melinda Witmer from Foiye

Meet The Real Estate Tech Entrepreneur: Melinda Witmer from Foiye

In this week’s founder interview, we’re bringing you Melinda Witmer from Foiye. Without further ado… Who are you and what do you do? My name is Melinda Witmer and I’m the founder & CEO of Foiye, a new social entertainment platform for the home, design, and real estate enthusiast. Before founding Foiye, I spent 25

Spreading Rentals Far and Wide While Keeping Leads All in One Place

Spreading Rentals Far and Wide While Keeping Leads All in One Place

[Note from editor: The “Mastermind Showcase” highlights companies and news from members of the GEM. Today’s showcase: TurboTenant] The ever-evolving rental world can be daunting for the DIY landlord. From marketing properties online to automating rental payments to screening tenants and more, TurboTenant centralizes tools to simplify finding and retaining tenants for independent landlords, real


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