Technology & Innvovation

AI-Enabled Drone Technology Unveiled to Keep Real Estate Agents Ahead of the Curve

Written on August 16, 2017 at 11:04 am

San Francisco-based Chime Techologies, an operating system for the real estate industry, recently unveiled two new major innovations along with its one-year anniversary. The launch of the game-changing features—an AI-enabled smart dialer and a fully autonomous drone—reflect Chime’s journey to become a complete operating system that transforms the business of doing real estate by integrating  Read More Read More...

The Next Job Humans Lose to Robots: Real Estate Appraiser

Written on July 11, 2017 at 4:10 pm

Advances in big data at Zillow and elsewhere are helping automation creep into knowledge-based professions.  (July 11, 2017: by Joe Light, Bloomberg) Read more. Read More...

Help Prevent Wire Fraud Attacks

Written on May 17, 2017 at 12:16 pm

Title companies report 480% increase in wire fraud attacks. Learn more here. Read More...

Chicago’s Cook County to Test Bitcoin Blockchain-Based Property Title Transfer

Written on February 23, 2017 at 6:01 pm

Through an exclusive partnership with real estate tech startup Velox.re, Chicago’s Cook County will test the use of the Bitcoin blockchain for transferring and tracking property titles and other public records. The Cook County Recorder’s Office is the second largest such office in the United States, and it it will be the first in the  Read More Read More...

What Is Blockchain And How Does It Apply To Real Estate?

Written on November 15, 2016 at 10:11 am

The internet made it possible for individuals to transfer information, quickly, cheaply and paperlessly without obtrusive intermediaries. Similarly, blockchain technology offers the same advantages for transferring VALUE. You use the internet to transfer words and pictures. You use blockchain platforms to transfer money and assets. (Source: Realcomm, Author: Ragnar Lifthrasir, President, IBREA, 03.29.2016). Read more.  Read More...