VIDEO | Jamestown on the adoption space race

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Nicola Byrne

Michael Philips, president of US-based fund manager Jamestown, also talks plans for 2019, managing relationships between property and technology, the difference between the US and European markets, his view of post-Brexit Britain, and what technology excites him most.

Working together: Avison Young + Blue Bolt

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Nicola Byrne

Access startup Blue Bolt and global property firm Avison Young share how the two companies are collaborating, and the challenges involved when bringing property and technology together.

Vinci Immobilier’s startup strategy

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Nicola Byrne

PlaceTech caught up with Diego Harari, director of innovation and sustainable development at Vinci Immobilier, in Paris to find out more about the firm’s road to innovation, the challenges along the way, and its strategy for working with startups.

high street

The changing role of…retail agents

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Nicola Byrne

Retail has long been one of the sectors most under fire from tech. How are agents adapting to protect their clients’ assets and stay relevant in an ecommerce world?

OfficeApp

Office App raises €4.3m for global expansion

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Nicholas Fearn

The investment round for the workplace experience platform was led by German VC Join Capital and Austria-based Signa Innovations, along with backing from UK-based specialist proptech VC Pi Labs.

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The changing role of…residential developers

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Nicola Byrne

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The ways in which people are choosing to live are constantly changing. Alongside the housing supply shortage and increasing pressure from conscious consumers, residential developers are having to turn to new methods of construction and technologies to prevent being left behind.

Concrete Contech event

Concrete VC: Landing trials with large construction firms

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Nicola Byrne

You’ve got what you think is a great product that has the potential to transform the construction industry, but where do you go from there? Who do you approach first in these large companies? Specialist proptech fund Concrete VC hosted an event to explore the tactics and strategies for getting a foot in the doorway.