• CREtech May Funding Snapshot

    CREtech 6/14/19

    Globally, in May ’19, total dollar volume of venture capital investments in real estate tech companies reached a reported $1.01 Billion, across 30 deals. Year-to-year, total dollar volume increased by 11 percent. Median funding amounts continue to climb, especially for companies in the Americas. Month-to-month, the median funding amount surged... Read more


    ALL WORK 6/14/19

    Coworking. Collaboration. Community. Connecting. Coliving. There’s a lot of co-existing happening right now, and there’s plenty more to come. If ‘co’ seems like a buzzword, tell that to the 2.2 million people coworking in 22,400 shared spaces around the world (estimated end of year figures). According to the new Deskmag... Read more

  • Honors Woman Innovators

    GLOBEST 6/14/19

    In preparation for our Women of Influence special feature and retreat, Real Estate Forum and together is putting a spotlight on the achievements of women in commercial real estate. This year, we collected nominations across a number of fields, with the awards to be presented at our inaugural GlobeSt.ELITE Women of... Read more

  • Uber’s annual flying taxi summit reveals Uber Air has a ways to go

    TECHCRUNCH 6/14/19

    Flying taxis are undoubtedly an exciting concept — one that Uber has put a lot of work into making a reality. In order to these electric vertical take-off and landing vehicles to become a reality, they need to have proper batteries, approval from the Federal Aviation Administration, buy-in from cities,... Read more

  • Panelists Mull a Midtown Meant for Millennials


    Updating Midtown Manhattan’s commercial stock is a project with generational scale. After all, the average building there is well more than half a century old. But in chasing that project, Midtown developers—and tenants and their representatives—are taking generational inspiration, emphasizing improvements they’re betting will help commercial tenants chase millennial workers.... Read more

  • GreenGen Ventures Announces Equity Investment in Senseware

    BUSINESS WIRE 6/14/19

    BETHESDA, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GreenGen Ventures, the corporate venture arm of Green Generation (GreenGen), today announced it has structured and invested in a new round of financing for Senseware, a full-stack IoT solution provider for smart buildings. The investment was made by a fund under its management. Read more

  • Equiem: USA Office Occupier Survey - What Do US Occupiers Want?

    EQUIEM 6/14/19

    June 13 2019 Global property technology company, Equiem, has published the results of its most comprehensive Office Occupier Survey to date, gathering the views of over 1,500 office workers from across the USA, the UK and Ireland. Hosted via the firm’s world leading tenant experience app, which is contracted or... Read more

  • Dwelo Investing $20M to Bring Smart Technology to Apartments

    DWELO 6/14/19

    DRAPER, Utah and SAN FRANCISCO, June 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Dwelo, a leading provider of smart-technology solutions purpose-built for apartment owners, managers, and residents, has completed an extension to its Series A round led by existing investors Wasatch Venture Holdings, with participation from Perot Jain, and several customers. Dwelo's total investment in... Read more

  • Introducing five new integrations that streamline lobby security

    ENVOY 6/14/19

    Safeguarding your workplace while creating a welcoming, seamless experience for guests is no small task. Screening visitors, issuing access badges or credentials, and securely sharing your Wi-Fi network often has to be done manually with separate, incompatible tools. At Envoy, we believe that securing your office—starting at the front desk—should... Read more

  • RealPage to Acquire Hipercept

    REALPAGE 6/14/19

    RICHARDSON, Texas, (June 12, 2019) – RealPage, Inc. (NASDAQ:RP), a leading global provider of software and data analytics to the real estate industry, today announced that it has agreed to acquire substantially all of the assets of CRE Global Enterprises, LLC, a holding company for Hipercept. Hipercept provides data services... Read more