BMW backs urban designers of future

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Alice Cruickshank

The seven startups in MINI and Urban Us's URBAN-X Cohort 04 are working on solutions such as optimising building construction, making residential rentals more transparent, and cutting energy waste in office buildings. 

Bosco Verticale

World’s smartest buildings: Bosco Verticale

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Alice Cruickshank

Literally translating as ‘vertical forest’, Milan’s Bosco Verticale exterior is covered with more than 900 trees, 5,000 shrubs and 11,000 floral plants, covering 96,000 sq ft of terraces.

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BPF sets out tech manifesto

New research published by the British Property Federation and Future Cities Catapult argues a universal property language, a library of innovation and a 'property passport' are necessary to fill the gap between the supply and demand of UK proptech applications. 

Australian Proptech Companies

5 Australian proptech companies you should know about

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Alice Cruickshank

This month Australia hosted its first Prop Tech Summit, which examined the impact of technology in the country and beyond. Here are five Aussie companies that have the potential to shake up the proptech market in the UK.

Revo

VIDEO | Talking tech at Revo

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Nicola Byrne

More than 2,200 property professionals gathered in Manchester this week for the annual retail conference, Revo. PlaceTech attended and chatted to some of the tech innovators in the showcase area.