Opinion
With its own FDIC-insured savings account and a sharp, well-executed experience, Digs is part fintech, part proptech, and it's designed to help agents help clients buy their first home
by Craig C. Rowe | Jun 19
Opinion
Partnering with MLSListings, Inc. of Northern California, the software company's consumer search app misses the mark on several fronts but mainly in its core purpose: consumer home search
by Craig C. Rowe | Jun 12
Opinion
Made for the iPhone, Yaza automatically maps every place you record a video, making it an ideal technology for property tours and neighborhood marketing
by Craig C. Rowe | Apr 17
Led in part by a Portland, Oregon-based Keller Williams agent, BrokerHive assigns tasks and pays agents to support their colleagues, helping new agents learn and top producers to keep producing
by Craig C. Rowe | Mar 20
Gary Keller's declaration of becoming a tech company will never be technically correct, but in terms of offering agents smart tools to better their business, the company is delivering. The KW app is the latest proof.
by Craig C. Rowe | Mar 13
Opinion
A proptech entrepreneur who sold his previous company to RealPage has launched an app that pays agents to show apartments on behalf of busy property managers
by Craig C. Rowe | Feb 21
Intended to reduce emails, centralize office resources, and empower office connections, WhoHub is a simple, branded alternative to larger-scale platforms like Slack or Facebook's Workplace.
by Craig C. Rowe | Jan 10
Opinion
We reviewed First in 2017. It has since gone mobile-only and encourages users to uncover new business from existing contacts and by keeping a pulse on the flow of the market
by Craig C. Rowe | Dec 20
With so many options available to agents, the app makes some strong, yet unjustified, claims about its image quality. But there are a few bright spots
by Craig C. Rowe | Dec 13
Opinion
Two agents in Los Angeles have created a service to help colleagues create their own smart TV channel. Put your brand on the screen next to 'Game of Thrones,' 'Mindhunter' and 'Stranger Things'
by Craig C. Rowe | Sep 5
The mobile-first solution helps agents stay on top of multiple escrows with smart checklists, a sharp interface and a focus on client transparency. It's more Waze than Uber
by Craig C. Rowe | Aug 8
A web app and invite-only mobile app, Earnnest is helping brokers make deposits electronic, secure and quick
by Craig C. Rowe | May 16
The chat tool strikes a solid balance between automated lead qualification and agent hand-off, providing in-chat social media context, property previews and location needs
by Craig C. Rowe | May 2
With facial recognition, carefully managed tour schedules and beacons that provide data to managers, the company is helping renters see apartments on their own
by Craig C. Rowe | Apr 10
This white label-ready, MLS-data-driven app is the best CMA tool you haven't heard of
by Craig C. Rowe | Jan 21
Developed by an NYC top producer, Nicholas Palance's Stacks is designed to help high-performing agents manage only the most crucial data required to get deals done
by Craig C. Rowe | Jan 2