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- Real estate tech — an industry colloquially known as proptech — is booming with record investment.
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Proptech companies — which create products that transform or streamline the traditionally slow-moving real estate and construction industries — are booming.
Funding proptech firms raised soared to a record high of $9.7 billion in the first half of 2021, according to JLL research. The pandemic