Technology

HelloSign helps agents wave goodbye to paper-based transactions

Tool lets clients sign a contract without having to leave their Gmail accounts

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Have suggestions for products that you'd like to see reviewed by our real estate technology expert? Email Craig Rowe. The pitch I hope that after I close my eyes tonight to sleep, a spontaneous, industrywide innovation occurs that allows me to wake in a world where electronic signatures are the norm. Someone will email me a contract that I can return executed after just a few clicks, without having to leave my Gmail account. I want it to be so commonplace that the act of doing so doesn't even elicit a smile, just a silent acknowledgement of another task done. Imagine my surprise to find that this real estate dream may very well have already come true. What do you know about HelloSign? The sale Electronic signatures have been legally valid for more than 15 years. Yet earlier this week I had to commit about 15 minutes to PSS (print-sign-scan) a rather inconsequential document. Hopefully, maybe, my nightmare is over. HelloSign is the easiest way to digit...