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Any Real Estate Geeks Interested in the Product Hunt Hackathon

by Drew Meyers on 9:30 am October 25, 2017

The Geeks / developers reading may have seen the news about the upcoming Product Hunt global hackathon. It’s a month long hackathon… This isn’t like most hackathons. Starting November 1st, we’re kicking off a month-long, global, online hackathon so that anyone with a computer can participate. With over $250,000 in prizes and a suite of amazing partners and tools, you’ll have the entire month to collaborate, get feedback, and refine your product before sharing your creation with the world and our panel of remarkable judges. … Read More »

Winners from mipim Proptech Summit & Global PropTech Awards Awards

by Drew Meyers on 5:58 pm October 11, 2017

The winners are in…. The three startups from the mipim proptech startup competition today to advance to the final pitch round are: PlanRadar RealAtom Acasa The winners of the Global PropTech Awards are… Top Founder Award Ragnar Lifthrasir, velox.RE Top Technology Award Carmera Top Executive Award Nick Romito, Founder and CEO, VTS Top Innovator Award LEVERTON Top Association Award Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Top Investor Award Zach Aarons, Millennium Partners & MetaProp NYC I’m off for tonight, but will write some more thoughts / … Read More »

NYC Real Estate Tech Startups Meetup Tomorrow Night

by Drew Meyers on 3:58 pm October 9, 2017

As part of the New York Tech Week’s activities this week, there’s a gathering tomorrow organized by the NYC Real Estate Tech Startups meetup group. The logistics: What: Fall 2017 Meetup: NYC RE Tech Week Edition When: Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 7:00 PM Where: Rise NYC (43 West 23rd street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY) Cost: $10 [Register here] I always enjoy meeting those who read the blog in person. Will you be in attendance? If that’s your, shoot me a note at drew at geekestatelabs com.

Finalists for 2017 Global PropTech Awards

by Drew Meyers on 7:40 am October 8, 2017

The finalists were announced…congrats to all those that made the list. Top Founder Award Ragnar Lifthrasir, velox.RE Mike Sroka, Dealpath Andrew Flachner, RealScout Ryan Williams, Cadre Francesca Loftus, hOM Top Technology Award Bowery Valuation Envelope City Carmera Appear Here Lotik Top Executive Award Nick Romito, Founder and CEO, VTS Steve Jacobs, Senior Managing Director, Ten-X Commercial Maggie Burns, VP of Real Estate, Breather Magnus Svantegard, Head of Product Management, Datscha Elizabeth Dukes, Partner, iOFFICE Top Innovator Award LEVERTON VTS Datscha Thornton Tomasetti Ten-X Commercial Top … Read More »

Seattle Startup Week — Real Estate Tech Sessions

by Drew Meyers on 9:45 am September 26, 2017

For the Seattleites reading: Seattle Startup Week is next week (October 2-6). There’s a few real estate tech sessions on the schedule: AI in Real Estate ( on Monday at 9 am: Panel with Devyn Cairns (CTO of CityBldr), Sam DeBord ( & a regular here at Geek Estate), and Bridget Frey (Redfin CTO). Moderated by Gabriel Jones. The Future of Home Buying ( on Tuesday at 1:30: Panel with Tushar Garg (co-founder of FlyHomes), Andrey Nokhrin (founder Flipt), and Yifan Zhang (co-founder of Lithium. Moderated by Jay Weeldreyer. Equality & Diversity in Real Estate ( … Read More »

MIPIM PropTech Summit Agenda in NYC

by Drew Meyers on 11:46 am September 12, 2017

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 »

Inman Hacker Connect SF – Next Week (and $100 Off)

by Drew Meyers on 9:32 pm July 31, 2017

As I’ve mentioned before — if there is one event that’s truly applicable to readers here, it’s Hacker Connect. Who: Join engineers, developers, designers, product managers, database architects, webmasters and technology executives from across the country for a deep real estate technology dive When: August 7th, 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM Where: Hilton San Francisco Union Square (333 O’Farrell Street, San Francisco, CA) Cost: $299 Register: Here If you look at the schedule here, you’ll see there are a wide range of tech topics discussed. I’m making the trip to … Read More »

Seattle AEC Hackathon March 17-19

by Drew Meyers on 9:11 am March 15, 2017

For those in Seattle interested in architecture, future of cities, urban planning, design, and new construction — there’s an event this weekend that may be of interest. The latest AEC Hackathon. What is the AEC Hackathon? The AEC (Architecture, Engineering, Construction) Hackathon was created to give those designing, building, and maintaining our built environment the opportunity to collaborate with cutting edge technologies and its developers and designers. It’s a weekend of geeking at its finest for improving the industries that affect all that live or … Read More »

Hacker Connect in NYC (and $100 Off) — January 16th

by Drew Meyers on 2:03 pm December 20, 2016

Geek Estate is a community of tech savvy real estate professionals and vendors. If there is one event that’s truly applicable to readers here, it’s Hacker Connect. Who: Developers, technology vendors, MLS employees, real estate entrepreneurs/founders, and tech savvy agents/brokers looking for a leg up on the competition. When: January 16th, 9:00 – 5:30 Where: New York Marriot Marquis Cost: $299 Register: Here If you look at the schedule here, you’ll see there are a wide range of tech topics discussed. Everything from Artificial Intelligence to data … Read More »

Seattleites: Disrupting Real Estate at General Assembly

by Drew Meyers on 12:00 pm November 6, 2016

For those in Seattle, there’s an event this week at General Assembly you may be interested in: Disrupting Real estate. When: Wednesday, 9 November — 6:30 – 8:30 pm PST Where: GA Seattle — 1218 Third Ave, 3rd Floor, Seattle , WA 98101 There are 5 panelists from the local real estate community: George Perantatos – Lead Product Manager, Redfin Danny Greco – Realtor, Keller Williams Real Estate Eduardo Oliveira – CTO, Co-founder, Faira Bryan Copley – CEO, Co-Founder, CityBldr Joshua Service – Broker, Keller Williams Real Estate More … Read More »

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