By Kevin Hawkins|2021-10-24T16:51:43-07:00October 24th, 2021|Announcements, Marketing, Press Releases, Real Estate Technology, Technology, Virtual Tours|
Do your agents use professional real estate photographers to shoot every listing? They should if they want to stay competitive, as today, 73% of all agents use professional photography to promote every property they list. Professional photos, video, virtual staging immersive 3D tours, aerial photography, and the use of twilight photos by agents are all covered in a brand-new survey from HomeJab. If you use professional photographers and other visual assets to promote your property listings and don’t know HomeJab, you should. Go to HomeJab.com and see for yourself how they connect you with top local photographers and deliver a [...]
By Victor Lund|2021-04-15T10:27:06-07:00April 15th, 2021|Broker Technology Research, Technology, Technology Evaluation, Uncategorized, Virtual Tours|
Founded in 2011, Matterport had already taken on more than $60 million in investment before launching powerfully in real estate by 2016. They have taken on substantially more investment since.
By Victor Lund|2020-06-04T09:21:46-07:00June 4th, 2020|Press Releases, Technology, Technology Evaluation|
Providing an authentic virtual home tour experience is no longer a challenge for two bay area Realtor® Associations through a new agreement with VirtualTourCafe and one of its divisions, RealEZPhotoFix.
By Marilyn Wilson|2020-04-23T08:42:42-07:00April 23rd, 2020|MLS, Technology|
Broward, Palm Beaches and St. Lucie Realtors® and their MLS, BeachesMLS launched their Virtual Open House functionality with a big SPLASH this week! They launched an entire website dedicated to Virtual Open Houses, akin to Open House websites MLSs have hosted in the past
By Victor Lund|2019-04-29T15:14:11-07:00April 24th, 2019|Broker-Agent Information, Main category, Technology Evaluation|
Zillow took a page out of Property Panorama’s playbook by using visualizations to create a 360-degree tour and stitching them together, which they call Zillow 3D Home – and claim it is a 3D tour.
By Steve Cook|2018-05-03T21:22:56-07:00January 24th, 2017|Marketing, Virtual Office Website Series|
Independence, Ohio— January 23, 2017. This week InstaView 3.0, the newest release of Property Panorama’s category-leading virtual tour platform, became the first virtual tour to publish Structured Data. Structured Data allows search engines like Google to render Agent Profiles, Office Profiles, Open Houses, and Property Detail summaries within search results, dramatically improving the search optimization of real estate listings. "Structured Data makes it easier to find and deliver information and is driving more consumer engagement with our new InstaView tours. InstaView tours are already receiving six times more unique visitors than any other listing marketing tool," said Property Panorama CEO [...]
By Marilyn Wilson|2022-01-27T13:09:50-08:00March 30th, 2020|COVID-19, Technology|
March 28, 2020, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) updated its list of essential services during the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis and expressly included residential real estate.
By Kevin Hawkins|2022-07-15T17:25:57-07:00July 15th, 2022|Crypto, Metaverse, NFT, Real Estate Technology, Technology|
Is the crypto world and NFTs sunsetting? Or is what's happening simply a reset shaking out the con artists, scams, and the hyperbole that had run amok? If you ask Joe Jesuele, he will tell you it's the latter. And Joe knows crypto and NFTs. Joe is a real estate entrepreneur, a tech innovator, a passionate problem solver, and a remarkably humble leader. Yet, he's purposefully remained an under-the-radar type of guy – until recently. As the Founder & CEO of HomeJab, the leading on-demand professional real estate photography and video marketplace for real estate pros, Joe is one of [...]
By Jules Penham|2019-09-09T13:57:30-07:00September 6th, 2019|Broker-Agent Information, Press Releases, Technology|
Instead of imagining an office space with furniture and lighting installed, what if you could actually see what it would look like?
By Victor Lund|2019-05-21T19:47:35-07:00May 21st, 2019|Broker Technology Research, Main category, Technology Evaluation|
I am bullish on humanity making the right decisions, but most of all, I am willing to give up certain freedoms in exchange for allowing technology to blossom as a contributor to humanity.
By Victor Lund|2019-03-30T08:26:18-07:00March 19th, 2019|Broker-Agent Information, Technology|
Who is getting to the listing appointment first? Is it a traditional broker the first call for a listing appointment, or do consumers reach out to iBuyer programs like Zillow, Redfin, Keller Williams, Realogy, OpenDoor, Mark Spain, or others first?
By Kevin Hawkins|2018-02-15T08:32:33-08:00February 15th, 2018|Main category|
Gabriels Technology Solutions (Gabriels or GTS) has been flying under the radar for literally more than 20 years. In that time, Manhattan real estate entrepreneur Michael Gabriel built the world's leading provider of internet technologies and services for the most prestigious Gabriels logonames in the news business: The New York Times, Boston Globe and 500 more media companies around the globe. GTS powered their real estate sections, including the creation of some of the most innovative multi-lingual web technology our industry has seen.