British/Israeli tech firm promises “to solve a challenge that for many seemed unconquerable”, says investor.
Property portal and PropTech firm is looking to recruit 50 new staff in London.
Michael Bruce and new CEO Gary Barker are continuing to tease the launch of a new proptech brand, promising that Boomin (hitherto known as Launch B) will “transform the property market for everyone”.
Gary Barker has left Reapit after 13 years to join Purplebricks-founder Michael Bruce’s “data led, disruptive & Greenfield start-up” in Birmingham.
The newly-established UK arm of American PropTech VC programme REACH has teamed up with Propertymark.
Anthony Codling has launched a new website, Twindig, with an ambition to host an online profile for all of the UK’s 28 million homes.
Pi Labs has brought in Andrew Saull from the University of Oxford Saïd Business School’s Future of Real Estate initiative.
OTM is the first big portal to allow househunters to exclude physical-tour-only listings from searches.
Giles Ellwood’s Homesearch trumpets itself as “not just another portal, but the future of the property industry.
Sidewalk Labs has abandoned its grand plan to create a 12-acre “smart city” on Toronto’s waterfront.
“It’s rare that the Land Registry does anything which anyone outside the world of property law might want to read about,” says top property lawyer Nicky Richmond, “but today, May 4th, is that day.” Identity verification rules have been relaxed in light of the Covid-19 lockdown…