PropTech refers to a popular trend of companies in real estate utilizing technology to disrupt the traditional real estate landscape – whether someone is researching, buying, selling, or managing a property. Similar to tech disruptors in other industries, PropTech is aimed at infusing streamlined efficiency and a faster, easier consumer experience.

Investment in PropTech has skyrocketed over recent years – from $186 million in 2011 to a record of $9.5 billion in 2021 while interest in PropTech has exploded, largely due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Notable trends that mortgage and real estate professionals should keep an eye on include growing demand for virtual home tours, eSigning becoming more mainstream, and the popularity of smart homes.

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Clear Capital launches appraisal tool to speed photo review HW+

Jan 03, 2022By

Appraisal management company Clear Capital, in the latest effort to revamp the appraisal process, hopes to automate property photo reviews to ensure data and photo consistency with its photo review product, ClearPhoto. Clear Capital’s data science team developed the product and built it into the already existing platform, a review system that automates collateral underwriting […]

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