How psychology is holding back real estate tech

When Mike DelPrete thinks about the modernization of the industry and tech adoption, his position is: What’s holding us back is psychology, not technology.

WATCH: Why is Silicon Valley so in love with real estate right now?

Between the abundance of capital, millennials hitting the workforce and technology evolving to allow true tech-enabled brokerages — real estate and Silicon Valley are in a red-hot romance. Get an insider’s look at present and future real estate investing onstage at Inman Connect San Francisco.

BoxBrownie rebrands, rolls out features that give listing photos and headshots a new look

Australian real estate image editing and enhancement company BoxBrownie announced at Inman Connect San Francisco a major branding overhaul in conjunction with new features for real estate agents.

Chime goes from CRM to multichannel business marketing platform

Chime Technologies — a real estate software product that helps agents, brokers and teams manage leads, listings and business marketing — leveraged the industry energy of ICSF last week to announce a number of new additions to its flagship software product, Chime.

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.

Inman Connect San Francisco’s swan song was full of fear and discipline

Sam DeBord breaks down Inman Connect San Francisco’s best talks, including Gary Keller, Robert Reffkin, Softbank, Kara Swisher and Clelia Peters.

What SoftBank looks for when it makes real estate tech investments

SoftBank is doling out $100 billion from its Vision Fund, and some of that money is going to real estate tech. Here’s what SoftBank is looking for.

Inman Connect San Francisco Live Coverage: Friday

Join us throughout the day as we share what’s happening behind the scenes, on stage, and in the hallways at Inman Connect San Francisco.

Lead cultivation tool HelloAlex acquires Botplan for undisclosed sum

Automated lead qualification company HelloAlex announced this week the acquisition of Botplan, a chat tool for engaging online leads.

Inman Connect San Francisco Live Coverage: Thursday

Join us throughout the day as we share what’s happening behind the scenes, on stage, and in the hallways at Inman Connect San Francisco.