In the highly competitive world of proptech, Inman recognizes achievements of the companies and leaders changing the residential landscape.

Inman celebrates the entrepreneurs, VCs, and visionaries that are building the future in the world of property technology, or proptech. These awards are the capstone in Inman’s year-long expansion of its awards program recognizing the achievements of trailblazers throughout the real estate community.

The 2023 Inman Best of Proptech Award Winners

Alternative Financing

Nora Apsel, Morty

Nathan Brannen,

Dave Burt, DeltaTerra Capital

Mike Cagney, Figure
Kenny Cason, Alejandro Chouza and Ryan Frazier, Arrived
Court Cunningham, Orchard
Chris de la Motte and Anthony Sherman, Simplist
Jackie Frommer, Figure Lending
Tushar Garg, Flyhomes
Nima Ghamsari, Blend
Jeffrey Glass, Hometap

Brian Hardecker, Truehold

Adena Hefets, Divvy Homes
Tim Heyl, Homeward
Tiena Johnson Hall, CalHFA
Evan Kodra, ICE Data Services
Eddie Lim, Point
Alex Lofton, Landed
Ali Nichols, Getaway

Ari Rubin, Flock Homes

Mike Schneider, Acre

Greg Schwartz, Tomo
Raunaq Singh, Roam
Thomas Sponholtz, Unison
Carrie Wheeler, Opendoor


Wemimo Abbey and Samir Goel, Esusu
Grier Allen, BoomTown
Austin Allison, Pacaso
Biju Ashokan, Radius Agent
Brian Bair, Offerpad
Zvi Band, Relatable
Rich Barton, Zillow
York Baur, MoxiWorks
Gary Beasley, Roofstock
Cyril Berdugo, Landis
John Berkowitz, OJO
Sean Black, Knock
David Bluhm and Brian Lent, Plunk
Peter Bowman, Flueid
Doug Brien, Mynd
Bobby Bryant, DOSS
Kevin Caufield and Tim Quirk, Final Offer
Brian Chesky, Airbnb
Anton Danilovich and Dennis Khvostionov, TopHap
Brad Filliponi and Mel Myers,
Andy Florance, CoStar Group
Dan Foody, Cloze
Guy Gal, Side
Matthew Gough, EchoVate
Omer Granot, LocalizeOS
Shayan Hamidi, Rechat
Demi Horvat, AirDNA
Josh Jensen, Inspectify
Dana Jones, RealPage
Jimmy Kelly, Lone Wolf Real Estate Technologies
Jarred Kessler, EasyKnock
Anil Khera, Node
Ben Kinney and Chris Suarez, PLACE

Pat Kinsel, Proof (formerly Notarize)
Malte Kramer, Luxury Presence
Thomas Ma, REAL Messenger
Mike Maher, Houwzer
Scott Martino, Endpoint
Byron McDuffee, Elm Street Technology
Griffin O'Brien, Estate Media
Nikki Pechet, Homebound
RJ Pittman, Matterport
Sheila Reddy, Mosaik
Jeremy Sicklick, HouseCanary
Joe Skousen, Inside Real Estate
Scott Smith, Constellation Real Estate Solutions
Tyler Smith, Skyslope
Sean Soderstrom, Courted
Josh Stech and Andrew Swain, Sundae
Rich Swier Jr., ROOF
Drew Uher, HomeLight

Innovation in Construction

Jason Ballard, Alex Le Roux and Evan Loomis, ICON
Simon Boag and Carl Gish, Aro Homes
Kevin Brown, Rick Holliday and Larry Pace, Factory_OS
Deborah Casper, Connect Homes
Dan George Dobrowolski, ESCAPE
Alexey Dubov, Scott Gebicke and Dmitry Starodubtsev, Mighty Buildings
John Geary and Eric McInerney, Abodu
Kurt Goodjohn, Dvele
Alec Hartman, Welcome Homes
Sasha Jokic, Cosmic
Jemuel Joseph and Alexis Rivas, Cover
Aaron Levy, Casata
Jack Oslan and Russell Varone, DiamondAge
Tommy Rakes, Guerdon
Agustin Rayon, Plant Prefab
Sean Roberts, Villa
Paolo Tiramani, Boxabl

Venture Capital

Zach Aarons and Zak Schwarzman, MetaProp
Jeffrey Berman, Camber Creek
Rich Boyle, Canaan
Alex Coté, Cloze
Dave Eisenberg, Zigg Capital
Pete Flint, NFX
Constance Freedman, Moderne Ventures
Raja Ghawi and Clelia Peters, Era Ventures
Paul Hurst, Parker89 and First American Financial
Paul Levine, Sapphire Ventures
Sarah Liu and Brendan Wallace, Fifth Wall
Alex Rampell, Andreessen Horowitz
Spencer Rascoff, 75 & Sunny
Frank Rotman, QED Investors
Louis Schotsky, Navitas Capital
Nima Wedlake, Thomvest Ventures

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