3 tech trends to keep your eyes on in 2017

The biggest takeaways from the most important real estate tech conference in the first half of 2017
  • 3-D and VR might not take off until an external influence drives consumers to adopt the hardware (headsets) to support real estate use.
  • Smart home devices are well on their way, but they come with risks that some consumers don't consider.
  • Bots could be the strongest area of potential for real estate.

When I was talking to one of the vendors — Zvi Band from Contactually — after Inman Connect New York (ICNY) in January, he told me that he noticed something interesting about the questions that agents and brokers were asking him this year.