Technology

Drone takes flight at Real Estate Connect

Future-Proof: Navigate Threats, Seize Opportunities at ICNY 2018 | Jan 22-26 at the Marriott Marquis, Times Square, New York

NEW YORK -- Matt Murphy, founder and president of Boston Virtual Imaging, takes a drone for a spin during a general session at Real Estate Connect. A growing number of real estate brokers and agents are experimenting with drones to shoot video and photos of listings. The Federal Aviation Administration permits hobbyists to fly drones away from airports at altitudes below 400 feet, but is still drafting regulations that would govern commercial use...