Agent and builder tech startups chosen for new MetaProp $1.5M funding round

MetaProp, the New York City-based property technology (proptech) early stage venture capital firm and tech growth accelerator announced it’s investing $1.5 million in a number of real estate-related startups.

Empowering agents with technology – Why the CBx Technology Suite works

CBx software breaks out of the noise because we ask two very critical questions every time.

Cutting-Edge Technology: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

This month’s National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) Power Broker Roundtable discusses embracing new technology wisely.  Moderator Christina Pappas, District Sales Manager, The Keyes Company, Miami, Fla.; Liaison for Large Firms & Industry Relations, National Association of REALTORS® (NAR)  Panelists Thad Wong, Co-founder, @properties Real Estate, Chicago, Ill.   Rei Mesa, President & CEO, Berkshire Hathaway […]

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What agents are loving about Apple’s latest upgrades

It’s the first half of September, so you know that means Apple has a slate of new hardware and features to keep us itching for that next upgrade. Here’s what agents are saying about the new tech.

Don’t buy these beloved architectural icons now up for sale

These beautiful homes are significant architectural gems, no doubt, but historic money pits nonetheless. They’re on the market, but be wary.

iBuyers react to Opendoor’s acquisition of Open Listings

Inman asked iBuyers Knock, Offerpad and Felix Homes to offer thoughts on Opendoor’s acquisition of Open Listings, a deal that instantly raises the stakes.

‘It’s like buying a first-class ticket’: Opendoor’s acquisition of Open Listings met with mixed reaction

News that Opendoor, the San Francisco-based iBuyer, acquired discount brokerage Open Listings was met with concern and cautious optimism as some agents called the move a “wake-up call.”

Keller Williams partnership aims to create an AI ‘factory’ for its Kelle virtual assistant

The partnership with software company CognitiveScale will allow Keller Williams to speed its development of new “skills” for its agent-facing mobile assistant Kelle.

Zillow breaks into lead referral business

The new pilot program, which launches in Florida under Premier Broker, will allow brokerages to generate leads with no upfront costs.

Homesnap launches search-by-commute tool for homebuyers

Homesnap has developed a free “Search by Commute” feature that allows users to filter their property searches by commute time for up to five destinations.