Hacker Connect January 16 in New York
An event for and by the real estate tech community

'My "secret sauce" is stuck between my ears'The National Association of Realtors' objective to create an online property valuation tool is generating some debate at the 1000Watt blog. The "Realtor Valuation Model" (RVM) is intended to standardize property valuations by combining Realtors' street-level assessments with raw property data processed through algorithms."Only a skilled Realtor familiar with the qualitative dimensions of a property and its environs can price a home correctly," says 1000Watt Consulting's Brian Boero in a blog post. "So capturing the practitioner perspective online -- in essence, 'productizing' the Realtor mind -- would have immense value," he adds.He warns, however, that any Realtor who contributes to the RVM could be commi...