Applications Open for the 8th Annual Real Estate Tech Awards (RETAS)

8th Annual Real Estate Tech Awards (RETAS) Recognizes Best-In-Class Technology Providers From Across the Globe

New York, NY (June 7, 2021) — CREtech (, the largest international community of professionals devoted to technological innovation in the real estate sector, announced today that they are now accepting applications for the 8th Annual Real Estate Tech Awards (RETAS). The RETAS are the leading international award honoring the most innovative and cutting-edge companies who have played an integral role in advancing tech in the real estate industry. 

Recognized as the leading awards in the real estate tech community, the RETAS provide winners with valuable brand recognition and validation as a leading technology provider supported by CREtech. Applications are open to any technology provider servicing the real estate industry and the deadline to apply is July 30, 2021.

To ensure that organizations are being fairly evaluated, applicants will be asked the same qualifying questions and will be placed into an appropriate category based on their size, revenue and growth to date. Categories include: Emerging Startups, Mid Market Growth, and Mature Growth Companies.

There will be three grand prize winners and nine runner ups as well as perks to support and acknowledge all other applicants. Grand prize winners will have the opportunity to host a live demo at CREtech New York or CREtech London, two of the largest real estate networking events in the world. Additionally, winners will receive brand recognition through CREtech’s newsletters and announcement emails that are sent to a global community of over 70,000 real estate and tech professionals.

This year’s lineup of world renowned judges include: 

  • Ashkán Zandieh, Founder of RE:Tech (acquired by CREtech), Founder & Chairman of the Center for Real Estate Technology & Innovation
  • Louisa Dickins, Co-Founder of LMRE
  • Gary Chimwa, Founder of FUTURE PropTech (acquired by CREtech) and Founder of Mentorship Hub
  • Mark Grinis, Global Real Estate, Hospitality & Construction Leader at EY
  • Craig Robinson,  Prop Tech Exec and Board Director
  • Andrew Ackerman, Venture Partner, Dreamit and Strategic Advisor, Second Century Ventures

“With the rapid evolution of technologies, there is no better time to recognize companies who are on the cutting edge of tech innovation, '' stated Lindsey Imperatore, President of CREtech. 

“We are living in a time where technology plays such an important role in our lives and in many ways has enhanced the way organizations across the globe run their businesses,” Imperatore added. “At CREtech, we are so thrilled that we have the opportunity to spotlight leading-edge tech companies in the industry who are advancing innovative tech solutions for real estate firms across the globe,” Imperatore concluded. 

To learn more and apply for the RETAS, click here. The deadline to apply and be considered for the 2020 Real Estate Tech Awards is July 30, 2021. 

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