Reasi completes first blockchain escrow deal

Reasi, a blockchain escrow platform that seeks to use blockchain to speed up the escrow portion of real estate transactions, has closed its first deal for a plot of land in California.

This group wants to create a definitive record of everything that happens to every property

The nonprofit Real Estate Standards Organization (RESO) has formed a new workgroup to develop a system for tracking when property is listed, showed, sold, transferred and more.

These companies want every property to have a blockchain token

RESAAS wants to create CarFax for real estate using blockchain — with agents creating tokens for their own past and present listings.

imbrex: Own Your Data

imbrex is the first global real estate marketplace on the Ethereum blockchain

WATCH: How is blockchain transforming real estate?

An expert panel at Inman Connect San Francisco discussed how blockchain technology can be used for more than just property transactions in real estate.

How blockchain can be used for more than just transactions

Blockchain has applications in real estate beyond financial transactions, panelists said at Inman Connect San Francisco’s Hacker Connect.

Imbrex launches to let agents put property listings on the blockchain

Imbrex is using blockchain to create a listings platform that will compete with Zillow and to offer back-end solutions for real estate data.

Blockchain tech could totally disrupt property ownership rights

Creative new ways to transfer certain rights of ownership may seem like semantics, but the implications are huge if blockchain technology takes off.

Blockchain Lending: Reduced Fraud or Increased Risk?

Traditional lenders are transforming, adopting cutting-edge technology to stand apart from competitors and introduce an added level of security to financing. From AI-run algorithms to smart contracts, obtaining a mortgage could soon be a vastly different process than buyers experienced just 10 years ago. Industry disruptors, however, are looking to shift from the traditional model […]

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Blockchain Won’t Make Real Estate Agents Obsolete

Blockchain is an emerging technology that’s impacting the way industries conduct business, especially real estate. Not much is known about blockchain among the general public besides its association with bitcoin. While real estate professionals should pay attention to this new trend—as it will significantly change transactions and data-sharing—it will not make their careers obsolete. Agents […]

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