Matterport scoops up Virtual Walkthrough in wake of global expansion

  • Today Matterport announced its acquisition of London-based property tech company Virtual Walkthrough.
  • Virtual Walkthrough specializes in 360-degree residential and commercial property digital tours, which over time will be replaced by Matterport's 3D dollhouses.
  • Matterport announced a series of international expansion efforts in the second quarter of 2016, including business development opportunities in Australia and Canada.

It’s one achievement for a technology product to be popular, and another entirely for it to be scalable. Matterport is proving that its DIY 3-D virtual tours and equipment can be both with a series of international expansion moves — most recently, its acquisition of London-based property tech company Virtual Walkthrough, announced today.