Real estate roundup: Big money, bad data, bot bites dog

Seattle broker Sam DeBord gives his take (and more) on the stories that are driving real estate headlines. This week: big money’s influence on real estate, data manipulation and OJO Labs’ acquisition of WolfNet Technology.

OJO Labs acquires WolfNet Technologies

The deal merges the new consumer-facing property search tool OJO with a trusted agent-and-broker focused software and data company in the form of WolfNet.

Realogy shifts investment strategy toward real estate technology

Two recent investments show real estate conglomerate Realogy putting its resources behind tech startups building tools for real estate agents.

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.

6 ways agents can thrive in an AI-driven world

AI is an umbrella term for things like machine learning, facial recognition, speech recognition, computer vision, and natural language processing. But as fancy, and potentially scary, as those things sound, AI today is very narrow in that it is designe…

How Ojo uses machine learning to capture home search history

Ojo Labs entered the real estate scene in September when it partnered with Realogy to give agents access to an AI-driven app that nurtures leads until they’re ready to be in direct contact with an agent …

LoanDepot partners with AI tech to improve the mortgage process

LoanDepot has partnered with OJO Labs, an AI technology tool that cultivates and nurtures leads throughout the homebuying process, to bring detailed mortgage information and offer loan pre-qualification to consumers using the OJO platform …

Realogy Bets on AI With OJO Virtual Assistant Partnership

Realogy has entered into an agreement with OJO Labs, Inc., to provide OJO, its virtual assistant, to its brands’ real estate agents in select markets, the company recently announced. Participating brokerages from the Realogy Franchise Group and NRT will be determined in the next several months as the partnership moves from the planning phase to […]

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Realogy Bets on AI With OJO Virtual Assistant Partnership

Realogy has entered into an agreement with OJO Labs, Inc., to provide OJO, its virtual assistant, to its brands’ real estate agents in select markets, the company recently announced. Participating brokerages from the Realogy Franchise Group and NRT will be determined in the next several months as the partnership moves from the planning phase to […]

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New AI tool gives Realogy agents a competitive advantage: Time

Realogy is embracing AI technology through an exclusive partnership with Ojo Labs, a mobile app that promises to cultivate and nurture leads until they’re ready to be in direct contact with an agent …