Blockchain

As an early adopter of blockchain technology, Propy is happy to outline the benefits of blockchain use in real estate.

Is the Real Estate Industry Too Corrupt to Recover?

Is the Real Estate Industry Too Corrupt to Recover?

In a dynamic economy, whole industries are occasionally disrupted or made obsolete. Sites like Expedia and Priceline have democratized travel information and put brick-and-mortar travel agencies out...
Propy's Open Source Initiative Invites Developers to Create Positive Social Impact

Propy’s Open Source Initiative Invites Developers to Create Positive Social Impact

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yNakioctFFA There is some fantastic news that we want to share with you. We are officially launching our open source initiative, which aims to give back to...
Did the Housing Market Hurt Consumer Feelings?

Did the Housing Market Hurt Consumer Feelings?

Buying a home can be an emotional affair. For many first-time buyers, it is the culmination of a dream. Others may be leaving behind years of memories...
Baidu, Alibaba, Tencent, and a Number of Bank Structures Are Listed in China’s First Batch of Officially Registered Blockchain Information Service Providers

Baidu, Alibaba, Tencent, and a Number of Bank Structures Are Listed in China’s First...

In recent years, blockchain and its safe distributed ledger technology gained popularity among China’s financial industry. This popularity led to regulators turning their attention to setting regulatory standards for the...
How Tech Affects Agent Overhead

How Technology Affects Agent Overhead

According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR) 2018 Buyer and Seller Survey, 87% of buyers purchased a home through a real estate broker or agent. With...
Smart Homes, Meet Smart Contracts

Smart Homes – Meet Smart Contracts

With advances in smartphone technology, people are increasingly relying on apps to manage their lives. These days, communication, scheduling, and document sharing can all take place on...
How Brokers Can Boost Their Efficiency

How Real Estate Brokers Can Boost Their Efficiency

New technology disrupts the way that business is conducted, but sectors are affected differently. While some seek out new tech to slash expenses and reach more customers,...
You Won’t Believe It — Millionaires Use Coupons

You Won’t Believe It — Millionaires Use Coupons

Most would assume that the typical millionaire owes his or her status to a high-paying job or a large inheritance. However, according to data that was collected...
Green Issues Facing the Real Estate Industry

Green Issues Facing the Real Estate Industry

Going green is not a trend. It is a movement with significant momentum that permeates every aspect of American life. Although most Americans are far from being...
Make Sure to Check That Your Home Deed Was Recorded

Make Sure to Check That Your Home Deed Was Recorded

Closing on a home is cause for celebration, but it is premature to pop champagne before the paperwork is filed. Chief among the papers passed at closing...
Most Popular U.S. Real Estate Areas for Millennials

Most Popular U.S. Real Estate Areas for Millennials

It is the moment that the market has been anticipating. Millennials are finally trading in their roommates and their parents’ basements for homes of their own. In...
Brokers Are Unhappy with Their CRMs and Other Points

Real Estate Brokers Are Unhappy with Their CRMs and Other Points

We’ve all seen how tech can increase productivity, but when it comes to real estate, efficiency can only take a broker so far. The right tech may...