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…
Property firms are turning to virtual broadcasts to offer market insights and maintain client relations in the lockdown.
“Private banks once opposed to accepting remote and desktop valuations began tentatively changing their approach this week in a move that could stem sharp declines in prime property market activity,” says Knight Frank
Gary Barker has joined the board of the parent company of Fine & Country and The Guild of Property Professionals, waiving any fees.
Structor.io, REST Solution, Hausbots, Bright Spaces and Propster have been backed by Faisal Butt’s PropTech VC firm.
Virtual viewings are becoming the default property marketing tool as the Coronavirus lockdown continues.
Virtual tour and spatial mapping company Matterport has recruited WeWork’s former marketing chief Robin Daniels to run its global marketing department.