MetaProp NYC is hosting the first ever NYC Real Estate Tech Week, directly supporting and shining a spotlight on top startups, entrepreneurs and technologies in New York City.
NYC Real Estate Tech Week 2015 was launched with the support of the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), helping to emphasize the importance of technology within the real estate sector.
Running through October 23, Tech Week features 10 individual events focusing on real estate technology across the New York area.
Hosting organizations include the Real Estate Board of New York, Zillow Group, CRE // Tech, the Urban Land Institute, the Industrial & Office Real Estate Brokers Association, the New York City Real Estate Tech Meetup and NAIOP.
The events feature industry investors and executives from the residential and commercial real estate communities, as well as many local technology startups including The Square Foot, Edenworks, and Radiator Labs, whose representatives will serve as speakers and panelists.
“In the 21st century economy, technology cuts across all sectors. NYC Real Estate Tech Week embodies the strength of this hyphen-tech economy, leveraging technology to increase access and innovation in the real estate sector to solve issues like the need for affordable housing,ˮ said NYCEDC President Maria Torres-Springer.
“Thank you to MetaProp NYC for its leadership in the real estate technology sector, and for its work to ensure New York City remains at the forefront of the modern economy.ˮ
MetaProp NYC Co-founder and Managing Director Aaron Block added, “More and more, we see real estate companies, venture investors and tech founders hosting important events in the Big Apple. This is the perfect location for some of the most important industry conferences of the year.”
The most up-to-date information about real estate technology events planned for Real Estate Tech Week 2015 can be found at www.metaprop.org/nyc-real-estate-tech-week-2015.