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New Open-Source X Lab Market Looks To Cut 6% Commissions

Marketing & Sales 08.18.21

New Open-Source X Lab Market Looks To Cut 6% Commissions

An open-sourced power-of-information platform would give consumer sellers and buyers more sway, more savings, and less friction in one of life's anxiety-filled experiences: Property transactions.

In Digital ID Era, Property And Privacy Enter Brave New World

Policy 09.02.21

In Digital ID Era, Property And Privacy Enter Brave New World

The inevitability of an industry standard property identification record -- and its vast array of benefits and uses -- doesn't diminish the need for eyes-open recognition of the big risks.

Which Comes First, The Asset Class Or Housing Preference?

Capital 06.28.21

Which Comes First, The Asset Class Or Housing Preference?

Will single-family short-term rental empires spring up to meet an unmet consumer housing/hospitality need? Big capital seems to believe it will be so, and targets it as a new asset class.

Capital 03.14.21

iBuyers Defy Doubters As They Retrace Toward Former Levels

iBuyers, the vaunted proptech buyer-seller matching platforms that had barely established a footing in home sales pre-pandemic, are clawing back as a percentage of residential transactions.