'Profitability above growth is the priority of the moment'
At Inman Connect New York on Tuesday, a trio of finance executives seemed bearish on the state of proptech funding but bullish on its future
by Craig C. Rowe Jan 25
Vishal Garg is back, with plan to save Better: The 'One Day Mortgage'
Comparing himself to Henry Ford and Elon Musk, CEO says he's reconfigured Better's assembly line to crank out mortgages in a single day
by Matt Carter Jan 25
Compass went public 2 years ago. Can it recover from its stock slump?
Compass went public in April 2021, and ever since then the New York-based brokerage has weathered a market downturn and seen investors' appetite for shares fall significantly
by Jim Dalrymple II Jan 25
CoStar considering purchase of Realtor.com parent: Report
Acquiring Realtor.com would significantly advance CoStar's push into residential real estate — and bring it into greater conflict with the industry's existing power players
by Jim Dalrymple II Jan 25
Pacaso CEO: Proptech firms forced to shift from offense to defense
Executives at 4 prominent real estate tech startups have diversified their product offerings to survive the market turmoil, which they discussed on Tuesday at Inman Connect New York
by Daniel Houston Jan 24
This is what real estate tech actually needs to do
At Inman Connect New York on Tuesday, Joe Skousen and Grier Allen discussed how technology leaders should look for ways to simplify agents' lives and eliminate mundane tasks
by Jim Dalrymple II Jan 24
Bright, CRMLS, REcolorado unify to launch consumer search site
Nestfully will offer seamless desktop, mobile and native iOS and Android app experiences and provide the latest listing and just-sold information, according to company
by Craig C. Rowe Jan 24
Power buyer Knock says it will now work with any lender or agent
Homebuyers can use the Knock Home Swap Equity Advance in conjunction with a purchase loan from any lender to make a non-contingent offer when buying their next home
by Matt Carter Jan 24
Inside Real Estate reduces staff following BoomTown acquisition
Inside Real Estate CEO Joe Skousen confirmed the layoffs in an email to Inman, saying the cuts are the result of redundancies following the acquisition of BoomTown
by Craig C. Rowe Jan 23
Inside Real Estate acquires industry competitor BoomTown
In what could be described as the most significant proptech acquisition since Zillow purchased ShowingTime, the resulting company will boast 700 employees and a massive range of customers
by Craig C. Rowe Jan 20
Jonathan Klein: 'Proptech is everyone's friend'
In advance of his appearance at Inman Connect New York on Jan. 24-26, the founder of PropTech Consulting busts myths about this burgeoning area of the real estate industry
by Andrea V. Brambila Jan 20
RE/MAX rolls out MAX/Tech platform powered by kvCORE
MAX/Tech powered by kvCORE is a new nationwide marketing and business technology solution for RE/MAX offices, teams and agents, the company announced Thursday
by Craig C. Rowe Jan 20
Blockchain Home Registry is on a mission to return home data to the people: Tech Review
The overarching goal of the software is to put control of housing data back into the hands of the people who actually own it
by Craig C. Rowe Jan 20
Opendoor explores the possibilities of a move in new ad campaign
The campaign dubbed 'This is a Door' pays tribute to the unexpected possibilities that go along with turning a new chapter in life, such as weddings, having babies and adopting new pets
by Ben Verde Jan 19
How Offerpad execs plan to pivot from seller's to buyer's market
Executives at pioneering iBuyer see tremendous opportunity if they can negotiate today's challenging 'in-between' phase where buyers and sellers are on the fence
by Matt Carter Jan 19
IBuying-minded HomeBldr upgrades investment analysis tools
The reporting tool determines a number of return-on-investment scenarios, taking into account market conditions, available financing and any need for renovations and improvements
by Craig C. Rowe Jan 19