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WeWork is investing again with fundraise for proptech

WeWork has apparently recovered enough from its attempted initial public offering rollout to invest again. The coworking company recently...

Proptech News: What more startup consolidation means for CRE

In May, Real Data Management, one of the veteran players on New York’s commercial real estate technology scene, was...

Brandon Weber’s second act

Last September, Brandon Weber gave up his day job as one of the leaders of commercial real estate tech’s most-hyped startup, VTS. He then decided to buy a one-way ticket and go traveling. Weber...

GateGuard founder Ari Teman (Credit: Twitter and iStock)

Proptech exec Ari Teman arrested on bank fraud charges

Proptech entrepreneur Ari Teman is facing Federal bank fraud charges after he was arrested earlier this month for allegedly...

Halfway through 2019, proptech investment has already hit a record high

The real estate industry has long been slow to embrace innovation. But judging by recent investment figures, that might...

Lightbox's Eric Frank (Credit: iStock)

Silver Lake-backed startup Lightbox makes even more RE Tech acquisition noise

Months after paying over $200 million to acquire real estate data firms EDR and ExactBid, a tech startup that’s...

Median rent nationally hit an all-time high of $1,006 a month in the first quarter of 2019 (Credit: iStock)

Millennials are borrowing from startups to pay the rent

Who needs payday lenders and their sky-high interest rates when startups are more than happy to issue loans to...

Softbank CEO Masayoshi Son (Credit: Getty Images and iStock)

Startups, rejoice: SoftBank is planning another $100B Vision Fund

SoftBank, the biggest backer of unicorn real estate startups, is planning its second Saudi-backed $100 billion Vision Fund. The...

Softbank CEO Masayoshi Son (Credit: Getty Images)

SoftBank’s $100B Vision Fund weighs IPO

To keep pace with Masayoshi Son’s deal-making, SoftBank is weighing aggressive fundraising options for its $100 billion Vision Fund, including an IPO. Son, SoftBank’s founder and CEO, is also currently in talks with Oman...

Knotel in talks for roughly $200M Series C funding round: sources

Flexible-office startup Knotel is in talks for a roughly $200 million Series C funding round, according to sources. The...

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