Matterport faces class action lawsuit over lead program

John Stemmelin says he invested tends of thousands of dollars trying to build a 3D scanning business, but Matterport’s promised leads never materialized.

The Inman Handbook on how to sell a home without setting foot in it

Moving an entire real estate experience online may not be easy, but in the time of the coronavirus pandemic it’s necessary — and very doable.

Homesnap’s Mazur: It’s time for agents to go all in

In multiple talk tracks at Tech Connect, leaders in sales, fintech and proptech all agreed on one thing: The COVID-19 pandemic has totally changed how people market, sell and buy real estate.

3D tours are hard to navigate? Not in my experience

In an interview with Zillow’s Rich Barton, Brad Inman said he found 3D home tours difficult to navigate. The market availability of them suggest they’ve never been easier and are only getting better.

Glenn Kelman: Waves of migration, consolidation coming to real estate

The Redfin CEO said Wednesday the coronavirus pandemic is helping fuel changes in real estate imagery and consumer behavior.

How to stand out during (and long after) this pandemic

Only those agents who genuinely understand and embrace change will stand out from their peers and competitors. Here’s how we see real estate pros seizing this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to change, grow and thrive after COVID-19.

3 tips for taking care of business virtually as a team

While we’re all staying home as much as possible, here are some things you can do to close the deal while keeping all parties involved, safe and healthy.

Redfin co-founder sues company over patent infringement

David Eraker claims Redfin has stolen his intellectual property and cost him millions of dollars in the process.

Airbnb to lay off almost 1,900 people amid coronavirus struggles

The layoffs come as the pandemic has largely stopped global travel and after Airbnb previously undertook cost-cutting measures.

Matterport debuts iPhone-based 3D tour tool

Matterport for iPhone is poised to make the 3D imaging company’s technology accessible to more real estate professionals, and it comes amid surging interest in 3D tours.