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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...
Is Home Ownership Still Part of the American Dream?

Is Home Ownership Still Part of the American Dream?

The Great Recession soured thousands on the American Dream. Many started talking about the rich getting richer and about how difficult it is for working people to...
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...
How Tech Takes Agents out of the Equation

How New Tech Takes Agents out of the Equation

Real estate brokerage Redfin continues to disrupt the industry, this time with a direct-to-consumer program that cuts out the agents. On March 28, 2019, the company launched...
How Real Estate Brokers Deal with Compliance and How Propy Helps

How Real Estate Brokers Deal with Compliance and How Propy Helps

Contractual compliance is something that is expected of any real estate brokerage firm. In this age of technology, compliance has even become more complex. It has to...
Top 3 Real Estate Scams to Avoid

Top 3 Real Estate Scams to Avoid

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BHuExfoxz3M&feature=youtu.be According to Savills World Research, the value of the world’s real estate reached US$280.6 trillion at the end of 2017. With such a vast store of...
New Solution Offered to Real Estate Brokerages to Solve Low Inventory Issue

New Solution Offered to Real Estate Brokerages to Solve Low Inventory Issue

Many real estate professionals fear a coming inventory shortage. A survey of 110 brokers showed that over forty percent of the respondents believe that home inventory was...
How Brokerages Can Gain from Global Exposure

How Brokerages Can Gain from Global Exposure

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gqA8tknieG4&t It is clear that global exposure opens up more opportunities for real estate brokerages. International transactions can be lucrative, as foreign buyers typically make relatively expensive...
Top 3 Benefits of Tokenization in Real Estate

Top 3 Benefits of Tokenization in Real Estate

Blockchain is the latest in financial innovations, and it has taken industries and markets by storm. Its significant effect is also felt in the real estate sector....