Properly’s leadership team, from left: Lindsay Rutledge, VP of strategy; Anshul Ruparell, CEO and co-founder; Rhianna Brancato, director of finance; Craig Dunk, CTO and co-founder; Sheldon McCormick, COO and co-founder; and Jessica van Rooyen, VP of marketing.

Properly raises $44 million in financing

Properly, which calls itself “the Canadian tech-enabled real estate brokerage,” recently announced that it has secured $44 million in Series B financing to fuel a national expansion.
Natalka Falcomer

OJO Labs collaborates with RBC Ventures to launch OJO Home

OJO Labs has teamed up with RBC Ventures to launch a consumer real estate site, OJO Home. The initiative is led by Natalka Falcomer, a former real estate agent and industry leader with more than a decade of experience.

The Canadian race to automated property valuation supremacy

Disruption tools have the potential to dramatically change the face of the real estate industry. Nowhere is there a better example of real estate disruption than Zillow in the United States and their "Zestimate".

Mississauga Real Estate Board signs agreement with Dotloop

Dotloop, an online transaction and productivity optimization platform and the Mississauga Real Estate Board (MREB) announced a new agreement that will give the association’s 2,100 members free access to Dotloop Premium for two years as a member benefit.
Barry Cohen

Forbes Global Properties launches in Canada with Barry Cohen Homes

Forbes Global Properties, a showcase of luxury homes and an invitation-only membership association of luxury property experts, has expanded into Canada with the addition of Toronto’s Re/Max Realtron Barry Cohen Homes.

Why good proptech goes bad

To untangle the thorny web that catches proptech entrepreneurs off-guard, I turned to possibly the most plugged-in industry leaders in Canada – Lynette Keyowski, managing partner of REACH Canada and Mike McAra, director of REACH Canada.

Kathleen Black offers new coaching series

Kathleen Black Coaching & Consulting (KBCC), based in Oshawa, Ont. is introducing an all-new coaching series that it says is designed to get proven, predictable results faster: Top 1% Life and Industry Icons.

Teranet joins Stratus to launch new platform for TRREB

REALM will be delivered via desktop and mobile app to more than 66,000 TRREB and partner board members.

TRREB to make BrokerBay showing service available to members

The Toronto Regional Real Estate Board will add BrokerBay, a showing management system, to its core products and services for members this fall.

Microsoft Bing selects DDF

Microsoft has selected DDF to be the sole source of listing data for the launch of a new Microsoft Bing search experience. The listings will be contextually relevant based on a user’s search and will all link directly back to