The newest technologies will have significant impacts on culture and business. This article serves as a brief digest of the emerging trends, insights and major themes from the tech track of the 2023 SXSW event.
To shed more light on the release and the process for building the 2023 Tech 200, Travis Saxton, head of T3’s technology consulting division, and Paul Hagey, T3 Sixty’s editor-in-chief, curated a conversation about its development. This article presents a video recording and additional key details of the release.
One of the most high-profile U.S. discount brokerage flameouts in recent years was Purplebricks, the U.K.-based startup that launched in 2014. The company raised $239 million to launch and expand in the US with a significant TV and digital ad spends but ended up exiting the country by September 2019. This article dives into the Purplebricks’ failure and includes a recorded video interview with Purplebricks’ former US CEO.
To accurately and effectively evaluate their technology strategy and approach, brokerages need to understand how technology fits their goals, vision, branding and more. This is why T3 Sixty developed the T3 Brokerage Technology Profile, outlined in this article.
With new legislation impacting targeted online marketing, brokerages and agents will need to develop new strategies to bring in business. Fortunately, many real estate practitioners will need to leverage something they already have -- contacts.
A new breed of digital payment apps is helping brokerages offer and facilitate digital payments to address the many needs they have for transferring money. These apps are streamlining and simplifying this process for the companies, their agents and consumers. This article provides more details on the trend and lists three notable companies in the space.
In this video, Michael Phelan, T3 Sixty vice president of marketing and technology, and Paul Hagey, T3 Sixty editor-in-chief, discuss the brokerage technology challenge that the recent RE/MAX announcement illustrates.
In T3 Sixty's work with brokers and agents, three technology categories have become apparent that brokerages find they can significantly improve the efficiency and efficacy of their and their agents' efforts. This article highlights these categories.
Understand the latest leading real estate technology in a conversation with T3 Sixty editor-in-chief Paul Hagey, and T3 Sixty technology division executives Travis Saxton and Jonathan Peterson as they explore the trends and takeaways of the 2022 Tech 500, which published this week!
Real estate tech acquisitions have increased each year in the last three years and 2022 is on pace to again surpass the number of acquisitions the year before. This article chronicles the recent acquisitions and some of the reasons why it is happening now.
MLS organizations are looking to control more of their own technologies and futures by owning equity in the tools and services they and their subscribers rely on, either alone or in partnership with other MLSs.
Real estate brokerages and teams need different technology at different sizes. In fact, the right technology for smaller firms just will not fit as firms pass a certain agent count. This article highlights some of the technology considerations for brokerages and teams at different sizes.
Technology has promised to make things simpler and more efficient for a long time now. In this article, T3 Sixty identifies some technology areas and products with which brokerages and teams are improving their efficiency and finding success.
The large real estate brokerages and technology companies are getting even larger. And it is becoming more difficult to determine who owns whom when companies maintain the brands of some firms they acquire. This post summarizes the most significant brands operated some of the industry’s largest companies.
Increasingly, the power of real estate technology does not lie with the systems brokers and teams use, but in how they use them. And perhaps nothing influences the way companies can use different technologies than the degree to which they integrate with each other. In this article, we outline the four main types of real estate integrations with examples of each.
As the need to automate and increase efficiencies continue to rise, industry-specific back-office accounting systems are becoming gradually more important to brokerages. With many options to choose from T3 Sixty compiled a list of eight important questions and steps to help brokers to find the right system for them.
Rentals have long been a related, but detached aspect of the residential real estate sales industry. As the nation’s most popular portals mature and consolidate, however, they are beginning to also compete for dominance as rental marketplaces complement their for-sale business.
Technology has become critical to the modern brokerage. Consequently, the contracts brokers have with their vendors have become ever more vital to business health. It’s never been more important to develop clear contracts that specify how integrations, data and acquisitions can affect operations. T3 Sixty gives its recommendations in this article.