Technology is playing a growing role in how we live and how we do business, and the real estate industry is no exception. Nowadays, more than 44% of people looking for real estate services start by searching online, and the figure is only likely to increase once millennials start to settle down and buy property. The industry…

When the economy is humming along that’s when you’ll see more venture capitalists come out of the woodwork. In many markets, it’s been awhile since the real estate industry attracted VC attention. But times — they are a-changin’. According to Crunchbase, between August 2016 and August 2017 a total of 111 real estate startups secured over…

Homeless Hongkongers may be housed in prefabricated containers as early as next year in an unprecedented temporary solution that a local NGO is discussing with several developers. Property giant Henderson Land told the Post on Wednesday it was holding informal talks with the Council of Social Service, on building container homes. But finding land for the project…

With an alarmingly dry winter and California reservoirs dropping fast, groundwater increasingly is keeping the state hydrated. It now accounts for about 60 percent of California’s water supply. But unlike its rivers, lakes and reservoirs, the state does not consider groundwater part of the public good. It does not regulate groundwater like it does surface…