10 days ago

And the winner is...

The judges have weighed in, and our community has voted! Go to the PropTech Challenge - presented by REBNY gallery to congratulate the winners and check out all of the awesome submissions.

Even though the competition is over, you don't have to stop coding. Update your portfolio to inform your followers about new projects and get feedback from fellow hackers.

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


19 days ago

Congratulations to our finalists!

Thank you to all who submitted to the PropTech Challenge. The judges weighed in and the finalists have been determined. We can't wait to see who comes out on top at Demo Day on November 8th. Check out the finalists' projects:

Blockchain

Operations & Maintenance

Architecture, Engineering, Construction & Development

Commercial Brokerage


about 1 month ago

Thanks for taking part!

Thank you!

Thank you so much for submitting to the PropTech Challenge - presented by REBNY. The judges will begin evaluating the submissions to determine finalists for Demo Day on November 8th during NYC Real Estate Tech Week! All participants are welcome to attend.

 

Highlighted Tech Week Events

Propmodo: Technology and Collaboration in the Built Environment

Monday, November 5th
8:00 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.
Convene, 4 Times Square

Join Propmodo for the kick-off of #NYCRETechWeekREBNY PropTech Challenge Participants receive a 20% discount to attend this full day event including workshops and panel discussions. Claim this special offer by using…

Read more


about 1 month ago

Last chance to submit: Submissions close October 16!

There are only a few days left to finish up your project and submit it to the PropTech Challenge. Submissions are due October 16 before 5pm ET. Find out what time that is in your city.

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


about 1 month ago

One week to go—the deadline is almost here!

The end is near! There’s only one week left to submit your app to the PropTech Challenge. Submissions are due October 16 before 5pm ET. Find out what time that is in your city.

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


about 2 months ago

Two weeks to go—submit early!

There are two weeks left to create applications for the PropTech Challenge!

Submissions are due October 16 before 5pm ET. Find out what time that is in your city.

If you haven't started a submission yet, please do so now. (We’ll walk you through our submission form process if you need help.)  And if you've just recently joined the hackathon, explore the quick-start guide and check out the competition resources.

Submission checklist

Run through this list before you sit back from your project:

  • Have you built an app that fits into one of the following categories: Blockchain, Operations…

Read more


about 2 months ago

New Data Source – Check out Cherre for Your PropTech Project

At this point we know you may be well underway with your project, however, more data is always better!

Cherre is now onboard as a data sponsor.  Check out their API and request access here: https://cherre.com/request-data-access

Happy building!

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


about 2 months ago

Three weeks to go—start your submission now!

There are three weeks left in the PropTech Challenge! Avoid feeling rushed by getting your submission ready early. Submissions are due October 16 before 5pm ET. Find out what time that is in your city.

If you haven’t already started a submission, you should do it now. And if you’re just getting started, read the official rules and follow the quick-start guide.

You can also get the lowdown on how our submission form works right here.

Prepare your video

Don’t forget that your submission must include a video demonstrating your app for this competition. Check out our…

Read more


about 2 months ago

Making a great submission video

We know as devs you’re expertise lies in building apps - so keep building! - however, the submission video needs time too! It's often the first (and sometimes only!) thing that judges and voters review.

Your video tells the story behind your submission, providing a clear to showcase your app and talent in a video:

  • Establish your elevator pitch. In the first few seconds of your video, explain the pain point that your app solves in the real estate industry and how. Within 60 seconds, viewers tend to lose interest, so use this time wisely to keep them engaged!
  • Show,…

Read more


2 months ago

Four weeks left + Bonus PropTech Tip

There’s one month remaining in the PropTech Challenge! Submissions are due October 16 before 5pm ET.

Start your submission now

Starting a submission is a good way to make sure that your app meets the requirements. There’s nothing worse than getting to the deadline, only to realize that you’re missing a key component. Remember: once you submit a project, you can keep editing it as needed at any time prior to the submission deadline. Need a primer on how the submission form works? Head over to our submission form tutorial.

Bonus PropTech Tip

Industry experts, judges, and…

Read more


2 months ago

Did you know?! Fun Hack Fact Friday

Did you know?  For your PropTech Challenge project there are many places you can find data.

Check out these websites with open datasets to help get you started. Developers are welcome to incorporate any technical tools and resources they have the rights to use in this challenge. Be creative!

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


3 months ago

Check out The PropTech Challenge on YouTube

We hope you are all getting started with your innovative projects for the PropTech Challenge presented by REBNY!

To help you learn more about the challenge, challenge goals and give a little more insight into each of the categories, hop on the PropTech Challenge YouTube channel!

You can also ask the expert mentors questions about the categories using these forum threads: Keep up the good work!

 

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


3 months ago

Quick-start guide

It’s time to get started with the PropTech Challenge - presented by REBNY! Once you have officially registered (if you haven’t done so already) we’ll be sending you regular updates throughout the competition. Submissions are due by October 16, 2018 at 5:00pm ET.

  1. Get set up right. Decide what software you will be developing.  Remember to keep the submission requirements and categories in mind!  
  2. Get a head start on your submission. Fill out the basic fields on the application form and familiarize yourself with the submission requirements. This will give you a good idea of what you'll need…

Read more