Real estate industry

PropertyGuru, Southeast Asia’s Leading Digital Property Marketplace Group, Plans to Go Public in Partnership with Bridgetown 2

Friday, July 23, 2021 - 7:41pm

Founded in 2007, PropertyGuru has grown to become Southeast Asias #1 digital property marketplace with leading positions in Singapore, Vietnam, Malaysia and Thailand1.

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  • Founded in 2007, PropertyGuru has grown to become Southeast Asias #1 digital property marketplace with leading positions in Singapore, Vietnam, Malaysia and Thailand1.
  • Launched PropertyGuru Finance a digital mortgage marketplace and brokerage that offers smart, frictionless home financing financial services.
  • We are delighted to partner with Bridgetown 2 as we accelerate our mission to be the trusted advisor for property.
  • PropertyGuru Group is Southeast Asias leading property technology company1 and the preferred destination for 37 million property seekers to find their dream home, every month.

Universal PropTech Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire Exclusive Canadian Rights to Microgrid Technologies and Assets

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 2:00pm

"Universal PropTech is intending to acquire the exclusive rights to develop a municipal program of microgrid technologies and services across Canada," stated Frank Carnevale, Chief Growth Officer, Universal PropTech Inc. "The PACE Program is a unique way to bring low-carbon solutions to the masses, and expand our reach."

Key Points: 
  • "Universal PropTech is intending to acquire the exclusive rights to develop a municipal program of microgrid technologies and services across Canada," stated Frank Carnevale, Chief Growth Officer, Universal PropTech Inc. "The PACE Program is a unique way to bring low-carbon solutions to the masses, and expand our reach."
  • The Canadian microgrid energy services company has amassed Canadian rights to several renewable and battery technologies, exclusively for the PACE Program and non-exclusively for other direct customer sales.
  • Universal PropTech Inc. (TSXV: UPI) (OTCQB: UPIPF) (FSE: 8LH) is a leading building innovation company, selecting, integrating, deploying, and maintaining PropTech in healthy buildings.
  • With headquarters in Toronto, Universal PropTech Inc. has offices across Canada including, Halifax, Montreal, and Ottawa.

SIOR Snapshot Sentiment Report Shows Highest Market Confidence On Record

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 5:56pm

The second quarter SIOR Snapshot Sentiment Report provides member feedback on the performance of transactions and the current state and future predictions of the market.

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  • The second quarter SIOR Snapshot Sentiment Report provides member feedback on the performance of transactions and the current state and future predictions of the market.
  • SIORs say commercial real estate (CRE) is rebounding at a record pace, with the office sector finally making its comeback.
  • Market confidence grew to its highest on record, at 7.6 (out of 10).
  • Only the industry's top professionals qualify for the SIOR designation and adhere to the highest levels of accountability and ethical standards.

Universal PropTech Signs Agreement with EnPowered To Deliver AI-Driven Energy Savings

Tuesday, July 20, 2021 - 2:00pm

Tomas van Stee, CEO and Founder, EnPowered stated, "We are excited to be working with Universal PropTech, a progressive and leading technology company.

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  • Tomas van Stee, CEO and Founder, EnPowered stated, "We are excited to be working with Universal PropTech, a progressive and leading technology company.
  • The Agreement includes mutual referral fees for customer agreements, and the agreement may be mutually extended on an annual basis.
  • Universal PropTech Inc. (TSXV: UPI) (OTCQB: UPIPF) (FSE: 8LH) is a leading building innovation company, selecting, integrating, deploying, and maintaining PropTech in healthy buildings.
  • With headquarters in Toronto, Universal PropTech Inc. has offices across Canada including, Halifax, Montreal, and Ottawa.

Two Top Agents Join Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New York Properties

Monday, July 19, 2021 - 8:45pm

NEW YORK, July 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Candace Adams, President and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices (BHHS) New England/Westchester/New York Properties , announced today that two top-producing agents have joined the brokerage's New York office: Richelle Spindell and Gale Rundquist Chen.

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  • NEW YORK, July 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Candace Adams, President and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices (BHHS) New England/Westchester/New York Properties , announced today that two top-producing agents have joined the brokerage's New York office: Richelle Spindell and Gale Rundquist Chen.
  • Award-winning broker Richelle Spindell joins BHHS New York Properties as a Senior Global Sales Executive and Luxury Collection Specialist.
  • "Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices is a global powerhouse and an ideal fit for my ever-expanding brand," said Rundquist Chen.
  • Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New York Properties/New England Properties/Westchester Properties is a leading real estate brokerage firm with more than 1,800 sales professionals in Connecticut, Rhode Island, Manhattan and Westchester County, NY.Selectively chosen by Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices and HomeServices of America; the global reach, financial strength and fresh brand make the brokerage the premiere real estate firm in the Northeast.

Kinlin Grover Real Estate Joins Compass

Monday, July 19, 2021 - 7:49pm

OSTERVILLE, Mass., July 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kinlin Grover Real Estate President, Michael Schlott announced today that Kinlin Grover, along with its sister firms in Rhode Island and Connecticut; Randall Realtors and Page Taft, is joining Compass, a leading real estate technology company.

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  • OSTERVILLE, Mass., July 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kinlin Grover Real Estate President, Michael Schlott announced today that Kinlin Grover, along with its sister firms in Rhode Island and Connecticut; Randall Realtors and Page Taft, is joining Compass, a leading real estate technology company.
  • In partnering with Compass, Kinlin Grover is now part of a network of the largest independent real estate brokerages in the country.
  • Under the new Kinlin Grover Compass brand, the firm will continue to operate as Southeastern Massachusetts' leading real estate brokerage, maintaining its leadership team, staff and marketing with the added resources and technology of Compass.
  • Left-to-Right: Jeffery Heighton, Regional President of Compass New England with Michael Schlott, President of the Randall Family of Companies (Kinlin Grover Compass, Randall Realtors Compass, Page Taft Compass).

SmartRent Appoints Evelyn León Infurna as Senior Vice President of Investor Relations

Monday, July 19, 2021 - 12:30pm

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- SmartRent , an enterprise smart home and smart building technology platform for real estate owners, managers, and residents, announced today that it has named Evelyn Len Infurna as Senior Vice President of Investor Relations.

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  • SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- SmartRent , an enterprise smart home and smart building technology platform for real estate owners, managers, and residents, announced today that it has named Evelyn Len Infurna as Senior Vice President of Investor Relations.
  • "Evelyn is joining SmartRent at a crucial point in the company's history, a time when we are experiencing significant growth and moving towards international expansion," said Lucas Haldeman, founder and CEO of SmartRent.
  • "As a well seasoned real estate executive, Evelyn brings decades of experience in financial services and has shown the ability to lead companies through such pivotal times.
  • "I am thrilled to join SmartRent and am honored to share my expertise with a company that is disrupting the proptech industry," said Infurna.

DGAP-News: publity AG: Shareholders' meeting approves all items on agenda with significant majority

Friday, July 16, 2021 - 2:02pm

publity AG ("publity") is an asset manager and investor specialised in office real estate in Germany.

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  • publity AG ("publity") is an asset manager and investor specialised in office real estate in Germany.
  • The company covers the core of the value chain from the acquisition to the development and the sale of real estate.
  • With over 1,100 transactions in the past seven years, publity is one of the most active players in the real estate market.
  • publity is characterized by a sustainable network in the real estate industry and in the Work-Out departments of financial institutions.

Universal PropTech Signs Agreement to Deploy Strato Intelligent Building Solutions in Light Commercial and Multi-Unit Residential Buildings

Thursday, July 15, 2021 - 2:00pm

Chris Hazelton, President & CEO of Universal PropTech Inc. commented, "Building automation is at the core of our business, and access to Strato intelligent building solutions enables Universal PropTech to be far more competitive in light commercial and multi-unit residential buildings with immediate capabilities to integrate artificial intelligence."

Key Points: 
  • Chris Hazelton, President & CEO of Universal PropTech Inc. commented, "Building automation is at the core of our business, and access to Strato intelligent building solutions enables Universal PropTech to be far more competitive in light commercial and multi-unit residential buildings with immediate capabilities to integrate artificial intelligence."
  • UPI / VCI Controls has been a pioneer and leader in the Canadian Building Management Systems market dedicated to HVAC controls in commercial buildings."
  • Mid-size buildings, light-commercial and multi-unit residential buildings generally do not have building automation systems, thus are less energy efficient than large and enterprise-wide buildings.
  • Universal PropTech Inc. (TSXV: UPI) (OTCQB: UPIPF) (FSE: 8LH) is a leading building innovation company, selecting, integrating, deploying, and maintaining PropTech in healthy buildings.

Coldwell Banker Commercial Welcomes Five New Affiliated Companies in 2021

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

Two new commercial affiliates expanded their Coldwell Banker footprint locally by opening a commercial franchise.

Key Points: 
  • Two new commercial affiliates expanded their Coldwell Banker footprint locally by opening a commercial franchise.
  • Coldwell Banker Commercial's nationwide growth in the first half of 2021 also includes additional leadership roles in expanding markets, with Todd Vezza named president of the commercial real estate division for Coldwell Banker Commercial Schmidt, Realtors in Traverse City, Mich., and Leo Liakatas named director of the commercial real estate division for Coldwell Banker Commercial Realty in the Phoenix and Scottsdale, Ariz. markets.
  • I also believe this group of newly affiliated companies will enhance Coldwell Banker Commercial's long-term performance and growth.
  • Affiliated with one of the oldest and most respected names in real estate, Coldwell Banker Commercial professionals serve clients across various vertical specialties.