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

A couple weeks ago a friend of mine lured me into a thread on Facebook that was initiated with a question like, "Do you think real estate professionals will be replaced by computers?" There were, as you might imagine, a lot of responses, and I couldn't resist trying my hand at it as well.Most of the responses to this question focused on how computers can't accomplish the tasks of a real estate professional as we envision the job today. I think it's also useful to work from the other direction: What kind of world would be necessary to make this possibility a reality? If you can avoid a knee-jerk reaction to the question, then it might be useful to explore these possibilities.It's called "scenario planning" by futurists -- considering a possible future scenario, and plann...