Charting the rise of the property CTO

CTO in proptech

The property sector has long been behind the curve with technology. Now a new wave of chief technology officers has been tasked with getting it up to speed, but this will only work if they have a seat at the top table

What is proptech?

It sounds like the latest tech trend to hit headlines and attract investment, but proptech is about more than digital transformation. Technology can help put purpose, culture shift and customer experience at the heart of the property sector

How proptech can get buyers on the ladder

Hurdles have never been greater for first-time buyers wishing to climb the housing ladder, so what can proptech do to help?

Giving owners the keys to sustainability

flooded streets in York

New proptech can help property managers and tenants alike understand the sustainability of their buildings, but should the burden for eco-friendly homes really be passed to consumers?

How tech is streamlining the property sector

From poorly measured floor plans to overdue payments, innovative technology solutions are making property processes simpler than ever. Here are three examples

Where the well-off are buying property

London hotspots

The super-rich continue to invest in global property hotspots, but they are keeping an eye on plans for higher UK taxes

Taking property to new heights

Money is no object for the super-rich when it comes to buying property in prime locations around the globe, as Elizabeth Pfeuti reports

The man from auntie in charge of a new trading division

Raymond Snoddy meets the executive responsible for the BBC’s property portfolio