New tech means fewer showings, more serious buyers

Mark Tepper, vice president of sales and business development at 3D imaging company Matterport, said Tuesday afternoon at the Inman Connect New York 2019 conference that today consumers want a more transparency and efficiency than they might have in the past.

Ricoh Tours unveils new ads using 360-degree footage

Using the popular Theta V camera, agents can now use immersive listing video in their banner advertising campaigns, the company announced.

Matterport offers free and low-cost 3D tour plans

The 3D imaging company is opening its platform to consumer cameras and drastically slashing prices for the subscription plans needed to host its tours, down from $50 to free for a starter plan. 

Holidays in 3D: Tour 5 festive locations right now

When staging a property, brokers want to evoke a sense of what life is like inside the home. Buyers who come through should be able to imagine their own lives in the space — including entertaining and family gatherings.

Matterport taps eBay executive to replace outgoing CEO

Ex-eBay executive RJ Pittman is taking the reins of virtual 3D tour startup Matterport, as CEO Bill Brown steps into an advisory role.

Inman announces the first round of sponsors for ICNY19

Tallahassee, Fla. (Nov. 29, 2018) – Inman Group® announced the first 23 companies that will be sponsoring Inman Connect New York, Jan. 28-Feb. 1, 2019.

Magicplan creates floor plans in seconds for $3 a piece

Magicplan, a floor plan and 3D tour creation app, is perfect for real estate agents, designers and contractors — and it’s very affordable.

Homesnap to feature Matterport 3D home tours more prominently

Homesnap has upgraded its multiple listing service-connected home-browsing app to include Matterport home tours more prominently.

Walmart taps Matterport to power new virtual-shopping experience

Walmart is using Matterport, a provider of thousands of virtual 3D home tours for property listings, to power an immersive shopping experience on the retailer’s website.

Why you should take time to address your pain points through tech

Hands up: how many of you get distracted by pretty, shiny new tech tools that might suit your business needs, but you never have room in your schedule to roll up your sleeves and spend enough quality time to truly implement them into your business?