Since it’s all about live/work/play these days, the Spaceflow app brings that balance into an effective equilibrium for tenants and property managers. It’s a “channel” for your property, with an emphasis on community life.
Investors, developers and techies take note: the city of Neom is a proposed 10,230-square-mile city and economic zone to be constructed in Tabuk, Saudi Arabia. Its description is absolutely utopian, and it may lead to copycat cities around the world.
In the near future, Airbnb may disrupt more than the hotel industry. The company’s engineering VP, Mike Curtis, told Venturebeat that personalization could help expand itineraries from end to end. That means that Airbnb can handle your transportation, entertainment, and other events of your trip.
Think of it as Tinder for retail landlords and tenants. StoreMatch is a business-to-business, cloud-based platform that helps to fill vacant retail space.
Effective marketing requires two things: a good message and a good list. For CRE professionals, the best lists target the local commercial brokerage community. A broker list can easily exceed a thousand names and hundreds of brokerage firms.
Starting your own brokerage? You have quite a bit of work ahead of you, but thanks to technology, you have access to incredible marketing tools that will help you build your empire. In the digital age, appealing to the up-and-coming generation of buyers, renters, and investors boils down to UX (that means the user experience).
With video becoming increasingly worth a thousand words, and the Internet being the go-to marketplace for buyers and sellers, you may want to think about becoming a social media influencer. More specifically, hosting a livestream in order to boost your business and your reputation.
In real estate investment, first thing is always first: reviewing a dependable proforma, which allows you to evaluate the overall profitability of a property. Let the buyer beware: a seller may make that cash flow look pretty -- hiding any flaws and oversimplifying any worrisome complications. So, needless to say, the proforma with accurate estimations and calculations is everything.
The digital age keeps us asking questions we once never dared to ask. One of them is this: can I be a real estate agent without having to work with a broker?
A commercial real estate development in Dubai became the first of its kind to accept the digital currency Bitcoin.
On average, a company will spend $122 attempting to find a lost document, according to PricewaterhouseCoopers. It’s also estimated that 7.5% of all company documents are lost completely.
The influx of sales automation tools has worked wonders for the modern sales team, but despite its advances and benefits, human contact is still king. Automating the sale process can streamline team activity and reduce the danger of missed details, but it should never replace the value of reaching out with an actual hand.
Ugh, yet another meeting in the conference room? Wait, this one may not be the time suck you’re dreading.
Year-end is a great time to review your finances and rebalance your investment portfolio. If the current bull market has left you overweight in stocks, consider taking some money out of the stock market and diversifying into alternative investments.
Chatbots have become the real estate agent’s best friend when capturing leads (what other friend would answer a question at two a.m. on a Sunday morning?). Chatbots can do much of the heavy lifting that used to be left to agents, such as following up on online leads, asking qualifying questions, and searching MLS data.
Our team at CRE // Tech recently caught up with Stealth Communications to learn more about their site, strategy and vision.
Our team at CRE // Tech recently caught up with Reonomy to learn more about their site, strategy and vision.
Our team at CRE // Tech recently caught up with NavigatorCRE to learn more about their site, strategy and vision.
In our modern marketing world, it’s so easy to become overwhelmed by the sheer number of resources for valuable content online. It’s likely your inbox is already inundated with newsletters and blogs from the CRE Tech community, so who should you follow for the best content? And who can you trust to have the level of experience required to offer actionable tips and well-thought out content?
Scores of innovative companies have emerged in the last decade aimed to disrupt the commercial real estate brokerage sector. While billions of dollars invested have improved everything from lease management to securing deal funding, the commercial appraisal sector remains in the shadow.