MSCI and Savills lead funding round into Income Analytics
MSCI and Grosvenor Hill Ventures, the proptech investment subsidiary of UK listed real estate advisory firm Savills, have led a funding round into Income Analytics. The data technology firm provides investors with proprietary global rental default risk measures on commercial real estate income (the INCANS Scores) at tenant, asset, fund and portfolios levels.
INTERVIEW: Pi Labs bets on transition to flexible offices
Pi Labs founder and CEO Faisal Butt explains how the proptech VC firm is riding the latest megatrends to make smart investments – and exits.
Charting proptech’s successes, against the odds
The New York edition of Propel by MIPIM, the new name for the conference previously known as MIPIM Proptech, moved fully online in December 2020 in response to the challenges posed by the global health crisis.
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.
Amro Partners launches VC arm with investment in proptech Coadjute
Amro Partners, the build to rent (BTR) and purpose built student accommodation (PBSA) investor and operator, has launched a venture capital arm investing in proptech and fintech start-ups.
Union, Germantech launch hybrid solution for 5th PropTech Innovation Award
German fund manager Union Investment Real Estate and the Berlin-based Germantech have announced the launch of their fifth annual PropTech Innovation Award.
HousingAnywhere raises €24m and buys Dutch rental platform
HousingAnywhere, a European rental accommodation marketplace for young professionals and international students, has raised €24 mln in a Series C funding.
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).