The National Gallery embrace Matterport 3D virtual tour technology

Dec. 14, 2017

The National Gallery has teamed up with Matterport to create a 3D virtual tour / virtual reality experience of its Sainsbury Wing galleries. This 3D immersive experience invites users to tour the National Gallery’s Collection of Early Renaissance art through their PC, mobile or Virtual Reality headset. The full virtual tour, featuring the Sainsbury Wing galleries, was captured using the Matterport 3D Camera.

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Matterport’s Winter Globetrotter Contest

Dec. 6, 2017

The holiday season is upon us, and it’s a popular time for people to visit family, travel abroad, and explore the world! At Matterport, we take pride in the fact that our 3D technology allows people to experience far-off, distant destinations even from the comfort of their own home. To celebrate the holidays, we’ve created a virtual vacation using some of our favorite Matterport Spaces - captured by you and your peers from around the world. Enter our contest today!

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How to Get the Competitive Edge in Commercial Real Estate

Nov. 3, 2017

The 2017 commercial real estate market has slowed. Whether that’s because the market has been in a frenzied state for the past few years (as many industry experts claim) and a dip was inevitable, or the slowdown is due to other economic or industry forces, it has impacted the bottom line for many brokers and agents. Facing growing competition and reduced customer demand, brokers and agents need to invest in technology and selling strategies that do two main things for prospects – improve speed and convenience.

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2017 Halloween Contest Winners Announced

Oct. 31, 2017

Ever explored a haunted Dollhouse? Matterport held another Spooky Spaces contest this October and we wanted to share the results. Read our blog to learn about and explore the winning Spaces.

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Engage Home Buyers and Sellers with 3D Floor Plan Views

Joel Garcia Oct. 23, 2017

The 3D floor plan is an innovative, intuitive offering that engages home buyers and sellers, offers important details, and satisfies intellectual and emotional decision-making.

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The Incredible Benefits of 3D Scanning a Damaged Home, by Eric Overton, Matterport Service Partner

Oct. 18, 2017

Eric Overton is a Matterport Service Partner in the Houston, Texas who experienced firsthand the terrible impact of Hurricane Harvey. Though the damage was severe, Eric was able to use his Matterport camera to document the conditions of his home to facilitate the insurance claims process. To read about Eric’s experience and to learn more about scanning for insurance purposes, read his blog here.

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Choosing the Best Real Estate Agent to Sell Your Home

Joel Garcia Oct. 16, 2017

Ask any successful real estate agent, and it’s likely they’ll tell you that their goal is to help clients optimize for the best sale price in the shortest amount of time. The way they do that is by putting the latest and greatest resources to work. And in today’s highly digital and geographically dispersed market, that means amazing visuals, immersive 3D virtual home tours, and a way for prospective homebuyers to experience a property – from anywhere in the world.

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5 Tips for A Faster Fixer-Upper

Oct. 4, 2017

Jaime Chiang is an interior designer creating fresh, functional spaces for startup offices and private residences in the San Francisco Bay Area. Jaime recently wrote a guest blog for Matterport on how she was able to effectively use Matterport Scenes to streamline one of her renovation projects. Read more (and watch the video) on our blog.

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Why Home Sellers – and Buyers – Love 3D Virtual Tours

Joel Garcia Oct. 2, 2017

As camera technology continues to advance - in terms of both DSLR cameras and those on your smartphone - hi-res real estate photography will continue to be a critical part of any real estate marketing campaign. But technological innovation never stops. Today, amazing real estate photos are only part of a successful equation for the buyer and seller. The future is in 3D virtual tours.

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Win More Real Estate Listings with 2D & 3D Photography

Sept. 28, 2017

When it comes to selling a home, clients expect real estate agents to provide them with all the information they need to make a confident buying decision. As a realtor, it’s important to know your audience and adapt to their needs for a successful real estate marketing program - across websites, digital advertising, offline advertising, email marketing, and traditional channels. We offer three simple ways and an all-in-one tool to help you capture stunning 2D and 3D photography that wins buyers.

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