PropTech Interview Series: Franco Faraudo, Co-Founder of Propmodo

Franco Faraudo has an MBA in entrepreneurship and has worked with companies on their branding and content strategy. He has worked in real estate as an agent, manager, and investor. He writes and speaks about the intersection between the physical and digital world and is a co-founder of Propmodo, the premier PropTech publication many of […]

RETCON Round-Up | Your Guide to The Hottest PropTech Event of 2020

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The real estate industry is growing and evolving at a rapid pace – and the technology surrounding the industry is the propellent of this movement. From marketing to property management, technology plays an integral role in real estate. As we transition into a new era of technology, is important now more than ever to not […]

Motili PropTech Interview Series: Vincent Dermody, Managing Director, CohnReznick

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Vincent Dermody is a Managing Director at CohnReznick and a PropTech, Smart Building Specialist. Vincent started out as a civil engineer back in Ireland. After University, Vincent found the opportunities were stronger in technology than they were in civil engineering, so he ended up veering into technology, became a technologist, spent some time working with […]

Motili Interview Series: Amy Tiemann, President and CEO, TM1 Properties

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Amy Tiemann is a multi-family investor and consultant, and President of TM1 Properties. She was recently featured in Forbes, with a piece on due diligence in multifamily investing. In the below interview we get to know Amy, her whirlwind journey into real estate investing and property management, and her views on proptech and importance of […]

Can HVAC Systems Help Prevent Spread of COVID-19?

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As the novel coronavirus and accompanying COVID-19 infection continue to dominate headlines – and rightfully so – many around the world still seek any additional information scientists can learn about the virus and how it is transmitted. After all, beneficial preventative measures can only be developed based on data. Why are some seemingly immune while […]

PropTech Addresses Challenges of Post-Pandemic Multi-Family Real Estate Market

PropTech Addresses Challenges of Post-Pandemic Multi-Family Real Estate Market

As the COVID-19 pandemic rages into the second half of 2020, the world continues adapting to a “new normal” which many still try to resist. While the future course of the pandemic remains in question, it’s becoming clear that many industries will be forever changed. Multi-family real estate and property management businesses are still facing […]

7 Innovative Multi-family Technology Solutions in 2020

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Technology has invaded practically every aspect of our lives. Consider how often we check something on our phones throughout the day, whether it’s browsing social media, shopping, banking or scheduling. Businesses now are just as reliant on technology, and the multi-family real estate industry is no exception. In fact, an entire sector, commonly known as […]

How Multi-family Companies Use Data to Optimize Their Businesses

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It’s 2020 and there’s little doubt we’ve entered what surely will be known as the age of big data. Our interconnected world allows the tracking of our every move. What happens with all that data? It’s compiled in databases, and now with powerful tools analyzed and used to drive decisions. Businesses use the information to […]

Multi-Family Housing Market Expands with Boosted Connectivity

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The multi-family housing industry continues to grow in 2020. According to a report from RealPage, more new units will be added this year than during any of the past 30 years. Multifamily vacancies hit record lows last year, and occupancy levels reached as high as 95.8 percent. RealPage expects about 371,000 new apartment units to […]

Property Owners Can Look to Sustainable Skyscrapers When Going Green

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Reduce global emissions by 45 percent within 12 years or else. That’s the warning the United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change issued in 2018, and those scientists meant business. Should society fail to meet the deadline, the cataclysmic damage to the Earth’s climate could be irreversible. “We are the last generation that can prevent […]