• The Race To Own The Last Mile: The Investors Betting on Bike- and Scooter-Sharing Unicorns

    CB INSIGHTS 7/17/18

    Bike and scooter startups are raising at sky-high valuations. We map out the investor landscape for the unicorns paving the way in bike- and scooter-sharing. WHERE IS THIS DATA COMING FROM? The unicorn craze has hit micromobility, the industry tackling last-mile transportation. Investors are driving up bike- and scooter-sharing company valuations at unprecedented...Read more

  • WeWork’s biggest rival in China is on an acquisition spree

    TECHCRUNCH 7/17/18

    WeWork may have combined forces with its fiercest rival in China, Naked Hub, in a recent merger, but its new enemy numero uno in the country is also building up a roster of friends through aggressive M&A. Ucommune may not be spending the kind of cash WeWork China did —...Read more

  • Where is Augmented Reality Going?

    CREtech Blog 7/17/18

    Glasses, Oculus, and Pokemon--oh, my! Augmented reality has made serious strides towards reality in the last five years, and the future is looking bright. Investment in AR and virtual reality tech is projected to reach $2.6 billion by 2025. Digi-Capital predicted AR alone could generate $85 billion to $90 billion...Read more

  • How Startups are Playing a Major Role in Tech Innovation


    CRE TECH TALKS Technology Discussions for CRE Professionals Hosted by Scott Sidman SVP, Building Engines Commercial Real Estate Technology Evangelist Guest: Shaw Lupton Title: Senior Managing Consultant Company: CoStar Portfolio Strategy Ep. 19: How Startups are Playing a Major Role in Tech Innovation In this episode Shaw discusses How tech startups...Read more

  • Way To Grow: Urban Farms Are An Amenity At Many Developments

    BISNOW 7/17/18

    As people increasingly demand to know where their food comes from, more developers are jumping on board to integrate urban farms into their projects. Take S*Park. Named for its heritage as Sustainability Park, the 99-unit residential project in Denver’s Curtis Park neighborhood includes a 7,200 SF greenhouse with 340 aeroponic...Read more

  • Nike’s New Retail Store Blends Data And In-Store Shopping

    BISNOW 7/17/18

    Blending digital insights with a physical storefront experience, Nike has unveiled a new type of retail store in Los Angeles that will use customer data to determine inventory and personalize services. The 4,557 SF Nike by Melrose at 8552 Melrose Ave. in West Los Angeles is Nike's first Nike Live...Read more

  • Real Estate Startup Plans Expansion, Huge Funding Goal Around Amazon HQ2 Pick

    BISNOW 7/17/18

    Amazon will cause a seismic shift in the real estate market wherever it places its second headquarters, and one startup is gearing up to get in on the ground floor. CityBldr, an app that uses a machine-learning algorithm to find clusters of single-family homes zoned for multifamily and sell them for...Read more

  • Pix, CREtech Partner for Groundbreaking Virtual Reality Survey

    REALNEX 7/17/18

    All real estate professionals invited to participate in measuring how virtual reality is disrupting real estate (New York, NY - July 10, 2018) -- Pix, a virtual reality (“VR”) company, in partnership with CREtech is hosting a survey about the state of VR in real estate. The survey, open to...Read more

  • Immersive and Interactive Technology Solution for Landlords and Brokers

    CREtech Blog 7/16/18

    VirtualAPT develops autonomous robots that capture smooth, moving 4K 360° videos for advertising and marketing in a number of industries. Their content is web-based and available to a global audience in any language and on any modern device. VirtualAPT is one of the top service providers for your company’s cutting-edge...Read more