Digital locking firm iLOQ extends operations into UK
Digital locking company – iLOQ – has started 2021 by extending its operations into the UK.
Nuuka joins industry body to target strategic growth
Nuuka, a Nordic proptech software company, has joined a key industry body, the RealEstateCore (REC) Consortium.
PropTech TopHat appoints Airbus digital guru to drive innovation
Technology-driven modular manufacturer TopHat has appointed Airbus’ vice president of digital transformation, Matthew Evans, to become the company’s chief technology officer – a role which will see him lead on TopHat’s ambition to revolutionise housing delivery across the UK.
Firestarters – The Establishment: Vanessa Butz CEO and Founder of District Technologies
Vanessa Butz, CEO and Founder of District Technologies, and her diverse team in London, Lisbon and New York are working at the intersection of cities and technology, delivering digital solutions for real estate and corporate clients to connect work communities that people love and enjoy every day.
Editor's Letter: Innovation without barriers
The Editor of our September 2019 issue, Anthony O'Connor, explains how diversity, acceptance and change should go hand-in-hand as the proptech industry evolves.
As women make up less than one in 10 founders in proptech, the entire industry needs to make a concerted effort to encourage, inspire and motivate more diversity of thought to better serve its diverse, global customer base.
Unicorn status is either a great ambition or an over-hyped goal depending on your view. But growing tomorrow’s European proptech success stories to a $1 billion-equivalent valuation will take a more mature European ecosystem of financial capital, skilled people and bags of collaboration.
Proptech’s age-related opportunities are blooming
Here’s what three great agetech/proptech companies are doing to create better living outcomes for our senior citizens.
NREP partners with proptech AI Spacemaker to maximise daylight
Nordic real estate company NREP is partnering with proptech AI Spacemaker to maximise sunlight and daylight in new build properties.
99Home announce new partnership with Mortgage Advice Bureau
99Home, the UK’s 5th largest hybrid and online estate agent has teamed up with Mortgage Advice Bureau (MAB).
Proptech ZiggyTec partners with Hines on carbon emissions
Dublin-based proptech company ZiggyTec has agreed a partnership with Hines, the international real estate firm, to help monitor energy levels and reduce carbon emissions across the firm's European portfolio.
YIT takes 20% share in proptech company Nuuka
YIT, Finland’s largest construction company, has taken a 20% share in Nuuka, a market-leading Finnish software company specialising in solutions for the real estate industry.
Greenman makes first technology investment in food retail drone delivery
Greenman, the food retail real estate investment manager, has made its first investment in a technology business, participating in the latest fundraising round for Irish based drone delivery business Manna.