Broker Marketing Series: 3D Virtual Tours vs Open Houses
Traditional open houses can be a hassle for buyers and agents. If they’re crowded, it’s hard for the agent and buyers to connect. That leads to time-consuming follow-up. If they’re poorly attended, the open house is a waste of your time and budget. Luckily, you don’t need to rely solely on traditional open houses to be successful and complete a sale. By combining virtual tours with the basic components of an open house, you can give buyers the flexibility they need with the immersive experience of visiting a home in person.Read More
Broker Marketing Series: 5 Tips to Market Your Brokerage to Home Sellers
As a brokerage, you build your brand to attract top talent and build a rapport with home sellers. Luckily, many real estate broker marketing tactics that assist you in attracting top talent also assist in attracting home sellers that your top agents are looking for. You can attract home sellers by understanding what they need, making simple adjustments to your marketing strategies, and showcasing what makes your brokerage standout.Read More
Coming Soon -- Changes to make it easier to manage a Space
Things are about to look very different inside of Matterport Cloud. Over the next couple of months, Matterport will be launching several major updates to Matterport Cloud Accounts. With these updates, we are focusing on improving user workflows, streamlining the user experience, and better organizing Matterport Cloud Accounts. Learn more about our upcoming changes by reading our blog.Read More
Content creation for virtual reality: see us at SVVR!
Imagine a world where you could teleport to a new location in an instant. That’s the world Matterport and a handful of other 3D companies are creating, and we’re getting closer than you might expect! ...Read More
SF Homelessness: The Rise and Fall of Tent City
San Francisco is home to about 7,500 homeless people, of whom 3,000 sleep in the streets. Early this year, Mayor Ed Lee made a controversial decision to relocate San Francisco’s homeless people to make way for the 1 million Super Bowl-bound tourists. ...Read More
What a Show!
We’re basking in the afterglow of another great Inman event: Inman Real Estate Connect San Francisco 2015. As many of you know, our big news at the event was the announcement of Showcase 2.0. Showcase 2.0 is built to expand Matterport Space promotional opportunities and enhance audience engagement via curation and social sharing. ...Read More
We’re unveiling something special at ICSF 2015
Matterport HQ has been bustling in the weeks leading up to Inman Connect SF 2015. At the last Inman event, we launched multi-floor navigation, a significant improvement to 3D Showcase that allows viewers to navigate spaces floor-by-floor. Our very own Bill Brown, Matterport CEO, took to the Inman main stage to demo multi-floor and share his vision of how immersive media, like our 3D technology, will forever change numerous industries, starting with real estate. ...Read More
Real Estate Warms up to 3D at Inman Real Estate Connect NYC
At one time, high-end professional photography and video tours were enough to make online listings pop. These days, they are merely the price of entry. At Inman Real Estate Connect NYC, the floor was filled with agents and brokers hunting for the next big thing to give them an edge. We’re in the middle of a real estate technology boom. Tech-savvy brokers and agents are seeking out new ways to differentiate their businesses and stand out from the competition. ...Read More