Real estate stories
Construction industry's struggle with technology adoption, survey reveals
Over 70% of construction companies globally have struggled with tech implementation, causing a delay in industry digitalisation.
Darabase to launch groundbreaking AR advertising platform
Darabase targets a revolutionary stride in AR advertising with a platform to transform physical properties into AR adverts.
GitLab’s DevSecOps platform drives culture shift at Lendlease
Lendlease chooses GitLab's DevSecOps platform to transform software development, fostering collaboration and shared security responsibilities.
GLP’s new global data centre breaks ground in Tokyo
The new 31 MW campus will provide critical digital infrastructure to support Japan's accelerating cloud computing and AI growth.
InfoTrack’s new platform fosters real estate transparency
InfoTrack has launched a new digital platform, Securexchange, that makes the process of purchasing property more transparent.
Exclusive: Home Live Group connects home buyers and renters with properties
COVID-19 brought Home Live to the attention of the real estate industry as agents and property managers as they hit limitations.
Investment in APAC cold storage to reach $5 in next decade
Investment in Asia Pacific’s cold storage market is expected to grow fivefold in the next decade, according to JLL.
EXCLUSIVE: Finding the best data center for your business needs with datacenterHawk
DatacenterHawk, a leading global data center real estate analysis platform, aims to meet the growing demand for data storage solutions.
Forbury achieves ISO/IEC 27001 information security certification
Forbury, a CRE valuation software company, achieves ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification, confirming adherence to international information security standards.
ANZ CRE company expands into billion-dollar UK market
Forbury expands into UK market, opens London office and appoints new employees for local customer and business support.
Valocity signs onto Microsoft co-sell partnership for greater global success
Valocity partners with Microsoft to sell its property valuation platform globally, eyeing market expansion.
IBM brings AI to real estate tool, looks to improve workplace management
IBM has introduced artificial intelligence (AI) into its TRIRIGA solution to enable intelligent real estate and facility management.
Hitachi vows to improve DX in Asia’s real estate sector
Hitachi & Frasers Property invest S$100m in Asia's digital real estate revolution.
CyrusOne turns to internal promotion for CIO role
Bill Williams ascends to CIO at CyrusOne, spearheading cloud and digital era connectivity.
Kiwi company looks to reinvent commercial real estate investment
New Zealand entrepreneur Mark Hurley is launching Jasper, a tech-enabled marketplace for investing in commercial real estate with lower minimums and fees.
From 'fake' cloud to Netsuite: The Harcourts story
Harcourts' global estate empire embraces cloud-based NetSuite, enhancing operational efficiency and growth.
Founders behind real estate AI tool look to North Island
It’s possible that the next real estate listing you see could have been written by an artificial intelligence tool.
Disruptive tech to shape future of commercial real estate
Commercial real estate investors will need to tackle the speed of change and the struggle of infrastructure to keep up.
Huge money being made in U.S. data center real estate
A real estate investment trust has revealed the value of two recent data center sales, with the total sum exceeding $85 million.
MYOB sells off its rental payments platform for $425,000
As a result of the deal, RENT is set to acquire the existing RentPay system as well as its website and customer base.
Skyfii renews data analytics contract with The GPT Group
Skyfii extends contract with The GPT Group for another three years, expanding its suite of analytics and marketing services.
Fintech redefining traditional rental bonds via digital profiles
Fintech company Traity has partnered with Terri Scheer to launch Trustbond, a technology that aims to make renting more accessible in Australia.
New platform helps home buyers find and compare real estate agents
RealEstatePros makes the task of finding and comparing real estate agents in an area simple.
Property open days in AR/VR? Chinese real estate company is making it happen
Chinese company Yungching Realty Group is partnering with iStaging to use mixed reality technology in real estate for the first time.