Technology

Where 2015’s tech trends may lead us

Thoughts, concepts and trends to watch for in real estate
  • The onset of TRID will hamper the potential for the digital transaction becoming common in 2016.

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Have suggestions for products that you'd like to see reviewed by our real estate technology expert? Email Craig Rowe. I remember my first mobile phone. It was a Sanyo, I believe the SCP-4000. From there, like the calendar pages of 2015, the evolution of real estate technology has been a blur. There's no slowing down now. The train has not only left the station, it gets faster with every mile and there's nary a scheduled stop in sight. There's a new year on the horizon, in respect to both calendars and real estate technology. A few concepts are going to take hold in the coming months that I believe will have an enduring presence in the industry. I don't see the point in having an iPhone on my wrist if there's one in my pocket. We've experienced the onset of the agent-less showings. Controversial now, but the tech will only make them easier and more efficient for agents. I believe the automated showing will eliminate the need for agents to prequalify every door-kic...