How are propcos leveraging technology to solve urban and suburban problems?

COMMENT: There is a critical window for property professionals to direct how proptech will affect cities and suburbs from the ground up and on a global scale, says Leila Collins, senior associate, MetaProp NYC.

Historically, property and technology were separate industries: real estate was a local business and tech was a global business.

Property businesses scaled neighbourhood by neighbourhood over the course of decades, whereas tech companies scaled regionally or even globally over the course of years.

As property becomes tech-enabled and technology investors are betting on real estate