HomeHawk’s chatbot now offers quick CMAs and home estimates

Consumers can now use the Facebook Messenger tool to unearth sold data on more than 90 million properties thanks to an application programming interface (API) integration with Onboard Informatics. This allows potential sellers to perform their own quic…

6 ways agents can thrive in an AI-driven world

AI is an umbrella term for things like machine learning, facial recognition, speech recognition, computer vision, and natural language processing. But as fancy, and potentially scary, as those things sound, AI today is very narrow in that it is designe…

KW’s ‘Kelle’ app competes with big RE tech companies

Kelle is a voice-activated interface that allows Keller Williams agents to access databases, company resources and goal-tracking technologies …

Cape Analytics expands its aerial property analysis nationwide

Cape Analytics also uses its data mapping to work with real estate agents and brokers in order to alert clients about the cost of insurance. Eventually, Cummings hopes that the company will also be able to provide information pertaining to real estate …

3 ways agents will remain relevant as robots approach

I was reading an article the other day that led with: “Millions of workers around the world are at risk of losing their jobs to robots or A.I. (Artificial Intelligence), but it’s Americans who should be particularly worried.” …

Smart buildings startup gets $20 million, eyes U.S. expansion

Toronto-based ThoughtWire’s platform Ambiant is already used in hospitals around Canada for alerts on patients’ health. Now it wants to bring it to real estate and city planning in the U.S. as well …

New iBuyer platform Offerai inspired by Zillow Instant Offers

Offerai is a recently launched ibuyer platform that uses a Facebook Messenger bot to gather home information. …

HelloAlex nurtures, manages leads with AI marketing

HelloAlex is an automated solution for engaging leads from multiple online sources. …

3 real estate tech trends to keep an eye on in 2018

Technology is so much part of our daily lives that almost all of the news we consume seems to connect to technology and its uses and abuses …