Posts Tagged ‘real estate’

Compass Raises $100M, Plans Dallas Expansion

Posted by Lance Murray

Real estate technology startup Compass announced it raised a $100 million Series E investment round that will increase its investment in technology and be used to accelerate expansion across the U.S., including in Dallas.

Fidelity Investments, IVP, Wellington Management, and …

TREC Shark Tank Finalists Hook Investments for Real Estate Projects

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Millions of dollars, new jobs, housing, and health care are all coming to South Dallas thanks to The Real Estate Council Shark Tank event Thursday night at Gilley’s Dallas.

Modeled after the hit ABC show Shark Tank, three real …

The Park Effect: How Klyde Warren Park Altered the Face of Downtown

Posted by Kerry Curry

At just 5 years old, Klyde Warren Park gets plenty of credit for the transformation that has occurred around its edges — new commercial and residential development, rising rents and property values, and a growing fan base that flocks to

RealPage Increases UK Presence With PEX Software Acquisition

Posted by Amy Wolff Sorter

Richardson-based RealPage Inc. has increased its footprint in the United Kingdom and Australia, with a $6.2 million acquisition of London-based PEX Software Ltd.

PEX provides property management, online leasing, and resident software platforms to clients in the UK and Australia …

Retail Real Estate:
Want to Test a Concept? Come to Dallas-Fort Worth

Posted by Lance Murray

Retail Real Estate RoundtableDuring the 1990s and 2000s, bigger was better when it came to stores, restaurants, and service-type retailers. Things are changing, however, as the categories of retail real estate expand. New and innovative retailers — including service providers, grocers, and health-care

Q&A: Water Rights in Texas with
Charles R. Porter, Ph.D.

Posted by SVP Dallas

Social Venture Partners Dallas is a Dallas Innovates is Silver Founding SponsorCharles Porter, Ph.D., Real Estate, Water Rights, & Construction Expert, will headline the fourth installment of SVP Dallas’ 2017 Social Innovation Luncheon Series with his talk, “Sharing the Common Pool: Water Rights in the Everyday Lives of Texans.”

Dr. …

Real Estate Tech Startup Truss Raises $7.7M, Plans Expansion

Posted by Lance Murray

A $7.7 million funding round will help the startup Truss — which simplifies the office leasing process for small- and medium-sized businesses — expand its real estate offerings and add employees.

TechCrunch’s Frederic Lardinois reported that the funding round was …

Talking Shop in Retail Real Estate: Technology and Trends

Posted by Lance Murray

Retail Real Estate RoundtableE-commerce. Mobile technology. Big data.

Retail real estate experts shared their perspectives on how technology continues to change the way consumers shop — and its impact on retail space. Tom Salanty, Jennifer Frank, Alan Shor, Frank Mihalopolous, Herb Weitzman, and

TREC Seeks Entries for 1st Real Estate ‘Shark Tank’ Pitch

Posted by Lance Murray

The Real Estate Council has put out a call for entrants for its first-ever Shark Tank-style competition.

TREC is seeking real estate projects aimed at driving economic development in Southern Dallas within the footprint of the GrowSouth Initiative.

Here’s …

Dallas Startup Offers Custom Virtual Look Into Living Spaces

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

The new Ventana by Buckner tower won’t be open until 2019, but prospective customers will be able to take a digital walkthrough of the 189-unit senior living facility starting this summer.

Dallas startup Roomored designed the immersive 3D technology that …