ListVR iPhone app offers a new way to create 360-degree tours

ListVR is an iPhone app that connects to 360-capable cameras, notably the industry-popular Ricoh Theta, to help listing agents rapidly prepare and share panoramic property tours.

Redfin CEO tangles with Zillow and realtor.com at D.C. competition workshop

Redfin CEO Glenn Kelman compared real estate portals — like Zillow and realtor.com — to a tax on consumers, saying that in some cases, he’s seen agents paying between $5,000-$6,000 a month to portals, costs they pass on in their commissions.

RealClozer helps communicate your buyers’ needs to other agents

Created by two New York City-based agents, RealClozer is an app for agents to share buyer needs directly to other agents.

Always on the go? Here are 5 tips to be more productive in real estate

In many industries, successful professionals spend their time in corner office suites, sending out commands from behind big mahogany desks. They might leave for lunch or take a brief business trip every couple of weeks, but the office is the home base….

This app pays users to snap pics for the real estate industry

ProxyPics is an app for hiring local photographers to take “on-demand” pictures from anywhere, and users can order photos in any market, from any market.

5 apps that’ll transform your real estate business this year

When you’re running your real estate business, it’s easy to find something that works — a routine, a system, a program — and keep treading that same ground over and over. Step out of your comfort zone, and try one of these hot mobile apps. You might just find a better way.

OJO Labs raises $20.5 million for house-hunting AI assistant

Real estate artificial intelligence startup OJO Labs raised $20.5 million in a Series B round backed in part by Realogy.

Notarize raises $20 million from Lennar, Realogy and others

Notarize, a startup that offers services to legally notarize real estate documents online, just raised $20 million in funding from giants including homebuilder Lennar and real estate holding company Realogy, among others.

Homes.com launches new ‘conversational’ consumer-driven search experience

When a real estate company initially hires a web design firm, the company will ask the firm to share a few websites that inspire it. This gives the company a place to start, and a look inside what the firm prefers. That concept is one of the primary dr…

Zillow posts bigger net loss than expected in Q1

The real estate giant posted a higher net loss than expected, but beat its own revenue expectations. The company posted revenue of $299.9 million in the first quarter, a 22 percent year over year increase.