“We knew we were building something big, but we didn’t know how big,” says Allen Alishahi, referring to the past year of growth his company has seen. Last year, ShelterZoom—the four-year-old startup Alishahi co-founded after his 30-year career as a Staten Island, New York, broker—launched a digitally secure platform called DocuWalk. This full suite of tools gives agents a way to manage the real estate process all the way from the initial offer to the final signature.
Technology is playing an increasingly important role in real estate, supplementing agent and broker efforts to build relationships and provide value to homebuyers, sellers and investors.
American households got a bit richer between 2016 and 2019, according to a new report released on Dec. 2 by the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Research Institute for Housing America (RIHA).
VHT, Inc., recently announced the acquisition of the TourFactory photography network.
This transaction brings together the nation’s two largest real estate photographer networks, according to the company.
The combination of VHT Studios’ photographers and the TourFactory network of independent photographers and photography companies gives access to a large network of professional real estate photographers.
HGTV, a member of the Discovery, Inc. family of brands, recently unveiled the newly built, fully furnished HGTV® Dream Home 2022 in Warren, Vermont. The winner of the home will receive the brand new, fully furnished home, including all the furnishings, an All-New 2022 Grand Wagoneer and $250,000 from Rocket Mortgage®, a prize package valued at over $2.4 Million.