The Lastest From The Geek Estate Blog
For those who have been reading a long, long time — you may remember there used to be a Geek Estate Pro portion of this website (see here and here). It was a members-only area of the site which included a forum, as well as premium content related to real estate blogging & marketing. I eventually shut it down as I got busy with Oh Hey World and Horizon. I’ve wanted to bring a premium version of Geek Estate back for a long time, and am … Read More »
In our latest real estate tech entrepreneur interview, we’re speaking with the co-founder of Home Savi, Tim Morton-Smith. Without further ado… What do you do? I am the CEO and Co-Founder of Home Savi, a real estate tech startup that gives homebuyers the online tools to represent themselves in the purchase of a home and save the commission that would have otherwise gone to their buyer’s agent. What problem does your product/service solve? Over 50% of homebuyers now find the home they end up purchasing online before … Read More »
You may have seen the news that Zillow Group acquired New Home Feed, which does syndication for new construction. Makes strategic sense for Zillow Group to get a bigger foothold in new construction syndication. Listing Syndication Landscape Update You may remember my prediction on the listing syndication landscape I wrote in 2015. Since then, Zillow Group has bought Bridge Interactive. They’ve combined it with Retsly. Bridge partnered with Black Knight. Realtor.com has done…nothing? What is the next move, and who is making it?
NYC Real Estate Tech Week 2017 is happening in October. All the details are here. The MIPIM PropTech Summit on October 11th is a big part of that. Here’s the agenda: 07:00 – 08:00 (Forum B) CEO breakfast – By invitation 07:00 – 08:00 (The Gallery) Welcome coffee 08:00 – 08:30 (Forum A) Opening keynote speaker – The evolution of PropTech and FinTech Al Goldstein (CEO – Avant Inc) 08:30 – 09:15 (Forum A) Top owners & developers: innovation & PropTech Guy Bradley (Chief Executive – Swire … Read More »
Idealestate? IDEALESTATE MAKES DISCOVERING YOUR NEXT HOME A DREAM IdeatEstate combines the best parts of Pinterest, Zillow, and LinkedIn, to create a better way for you to discover amazing homes, and meet the professionals who can help you take the next step. From a consumer perspective, I have zero idea what any of that means or what problem the product solves. Even from an “industry tech insider with 10+ years of experience”, I’m unclear on what the product is going to do for a buyer/seller/home owner/agent. I searched … Read More »