3-D home of the day

Old meets new in this spectacular, renovated century home located in sought-after Olde Aurora, Ontario. This home features soaring 9- to 12-foot ceilings and a gourmet kitchen upgraded with marble countertops …

Real estate marketing is moving online in Pakistan

In Pakistan, there is now over 30 million Internet users and 15 million smartphone users. In fact, recent statistics showed a staggering growth of over 550 percent between September 2014 and April of this year, with the total number of 3G subscribers c…

Will Caldwell on why it’s probably too late to change real estate consumers’ behavior

“Real estate data is everywhere,” says Caldwell, “and consumer behavior is so prone to searching for homes on large Internet portals that changing this behavior becomes less and less likely every day.” …

Special report: Where brokerages fail their agents

Real estate brokerages can’t be all things to all agents, and many of the things that agents value the most cost considerable time and expense to provide. So brokerages come in many shapes, sizes and flavors — tailored to meeting …

Free property report tool built with old-timers in mind

Janet Selvaggio has struggled to master some of the tech tools designed for real estate agents. But that wasn’t the case with ListReports, a new property reports service that the 63-year-old recently adopted. “I’m still having problems figuring out how to do …

5 apps every Realtor should be using

I am a big fan of new technologies, and a good app can often be a real lifesaver. I am not ashamed to take any help I can get — especially if the only thing I need to do is tap the “download” button. …

Maggie McCullough: ‘We believe in the power of data to create change’

What is PolicyMap’s mission in a nutshell? We believe in the power of data to create change in communities and markets, and to that end we have created the Web’s largest place-based data library and make it available in easy-to-use maps, tables, report…

Max Galka: ‘We help people understand what it would be like to live at a specific address’

Revaluate co-founder Max Galka talks about the importance of location and why comparisons to travel agents are totally wrongheaded and discloses his biggest personal fear …

5 apps every Realtor should be using

I am a big fan of new technologies, and a good app can often be a real lifesaver. I am not ashamed to take any help I can get — especially if the only thing I need to do is tap the “download” button. …

Start Me Up! A Profile of RentalRoost

A few years ago, I wrote a post on Econsultancy detailing my escalating frustration with property websites and agents when looking for a place to live. So I was particularly pleased to hear about RentalRoost, a U.S. company aiming to disrupt the property market and place more power in the hands of the buyer. We […]