Move over Google, Mapfit wants to be real estate’s go-to mapping app

Mapfit is a new mapping technology that uses perpetually updating vector mapping for door-to-door navigation and entrance identification.

Map visualization tool SightMap offers renters a better way to apartment hunt

Engrain, a data visualization software company based in Denver, Colorado, released a new version of SightMaps, which empowers users to create and publish web-based, unit-by-unit and site plan maps of apartment properties and office spaces, for potentia…

Map visualization tool SightMap offers renters a better way to apartment hunt

Engrain, a data visualization software company based in Denver, Colorado, released a new version of SightMaps, which empowers users to create and publish web-based, unit-by-unit and site plan maps of apartment properties and office spaces, for potentia…

Gridics: A property search tool for real estate agents and homebuyers

Some real estate agents try to pull off a challenging feat after they connect with homebuyers: tugging them off listing portals onto agent-centric search tools. This way, they can reduce the chances that customers will fall in love with potentially out…

5 insights agents shared at ICSF that make me a better vendor

I have a confession to make: I don’t attend Inman Connect to connect. At least, not in the sense that most people mean. As the marketing director for an industry vendor, my day-in, day-out job is to educate real estate agents. When I come to Inman Connect, however, I get to learn from agents. That is my particular brand of connecting …

Behold: Lifestyle search on steroids

Say, would you like a property that’s between $400,000 and $600,000 located on a quiet street in a culturally rich and family-friendly area that’s within 30 minutes of both you and your spouse’s offices and is served by a top-notch school? No problem! …

Cloud MLX: The slick MLS experience designed for industry pros

While consumer-facing property search portals continue to push usability boundaries with total website overhauls and fancy features, the MLS user experience remains more like something out of 1999. W&R Studios hopes to change that with this week’s launch of Cloud MLX, a modern front-end MLS interface …

Give clients a better online search experience with HomeASAP

HomeASAP uses Facebook pages and a superior map search to improve the online property search. …

9 pioneering features on apartments.com that property searchers crave

Before users even enter any search criteria, Apartments.com gets them excited about their city. A renter in Chicago visiting the site is greeted with Navy Pier’s familiar Ferris wheel and the cerulean Lake Michigan. At the same time, an apartment hunte…

How computer vision is reshaping real estate search

Homebuyers don’t measure “home” in square feet. I learned that during my time as an agent with Keller Williams Realty. Instead, my buyer clients described their home preferences in terms of large backyards, open floor plans and lots of natural …