Top 20 PropTech Consulting/Service Companies - 2020

PropTech is booming and transforming the way we buy, sell, and interact with our properties. In a world permeated by technology, the scope of proptech is growing at a fast pace and changing how the real estate industry runs. Real estate firms are embracing these new technologies with different levels of sophistication. Now, more and more Real estate and construction companies are slowly yet steadily moving toward digital technology.
With the emergence of technologies that help automate real estate processes, there has never been an easier time to sell, buy, manage, or even construct properties. The mobility, cloud, AI, and IoT will continue to impact how one operates and use buildings to create enhanced and efficient management capacities for lighting, security, and other service requirements of buildings. Artificial intelligence is set to change every aspect of commercial real estate, including how buildings are leased and designed. Intricate 3D models, visualizations, digital floor plans, virtual tours, and the like will allow developers to make better choices at every step of the construction process.
Now more than ever, the use of technologies like augmented and virtual reality, digital twins, drones, and others will radically enhance the customer experience while choosing, managing, and using any property. It’s often said that data is the new currency, which is the reason every business today is using tech tools like sensors and cameras to collect and store customer data for the future. Blockchain is one another technology that has remained largely untapped, but now it revolutionizes everything it touches. It serves as a type of equalizer, facilitating faster international transactions that can be easily recorded and tracked. Also, the presence of faster, and higher bandwidth communications like 5G, CBRS, and Next-Gen in-building wireless in the building systems will become paramount.
In this edition, CIOReview has compiled a list of 20 Most Promising PropTech Solution and Service Providers to guide organizations in the real estate landscape in harnessing the power of technology to tackle today’s real estate challenges. We hope this issue of the CIOReview helps you build the partnership you and your firm needs to foster a technologically-driven real estate environment.
We present to you, CIO Review’s “20 Most Promising PropTech Consulting/ Service Companies - 2020.”

Top Proptech Consulting/Service Companies

ATLANT

ATLANT

ATLANT is a Real Estate Blockchain Platform. The company addresses two of the most pertinent problems in real estate with its decentralized blockchain platform: Tokenized Ownership and global P2P Rentals. The company allows the clients to trade assets that they could not trade before with their UVAS Digital Securities Exchange platform. It provides low commission institutional trading, 300K TPS, FIX 4.4/5.0, customizable widgets, advanced order types. The company specializes in blockchain, real estate, decentralized, P2P, security token, rental, hotel, tokenized property, securities exchange, crypto exchange, tokenized ownership, atlant, and startup

Bowery

Bowery

Established in 2015 and headquartered in New York, Bowery is redefining the commercial appraisal space through big data, advanced technology, and extensive expertise. Their proprietary platform allows the appraisers to work smarter and faster, which means they can deliver unparalleled accuracy and consistency, in a fraction of the time. Their appraisers work hand-in-hand with the multi-talented product and tech team to continuously add new features and functionality to the Bowery platform. They have Robust, Accurate Comparables Database which is instantly accessible by the appraisers, whenever they need it

CPA Technology

CPA Technology

CPA Technology has been a leading provider of business software solutions for the Construction, Real Estate, Distribution, and Manufacturing industries since 1971. Originating from just outside of Philadelphia to now having offices all over the country, they offer implementation, installation, training, consulting, and hosting services nationwide. Whether the client's firm is a small, single-location company with a handful of employees or a large, multi-location corporation with several thousand people, they can customize a solution to meet the needs. The company is dedicated to optimizing software and hardware productivity with integrated technology solutions, management reporting, and accounting resulting in increased efficiency and streamlined operations for the company all at a competitive cost

Dark Bears

Dark Bears

Dark Bears possess the best skills and culture to get the business long term commercial benefits. The company provides an integrated service offering that includes strategic consulting and customer research, graphic design, as well as the development and implementation of world-class e-business applications. Dark Bears employs a full-time staff of professionals, including project managers, web developers, web designers, and QA specialists. At Dark Bear, their development team represents one of the leading resources for innovative and sophisticated web-based solutions. The company was founded in 2009

eCIFM Solutions Inc.

eCIFM Solutions Inc.

eCIFM Solutions allows Integrated Workplace Management Systems (IWMS) services to organizations looking to improve the efficiency of their real estate portfolios and facilities. eCIFM resells and implements IBM TRIRIGA. eCIFM delivers the IBM TRIRIGA IWMS solution based on its in-depth knowledge and experience with the TRIRIGA product and extensive domain knowledge in numerous industries. eCIFM is a Gold level accredited Premier IBM Business Partner committed to delivering value to its customers. eCIFM’s Premier level IBM Business Partnership relays that IBM has endorsed eCIFM’s superior skills, certified professionals and innovative software solutions that drive exceptional business results and value to its clients

Fitspot

Fitspot

Fitspot is a tech-enabled service that delivers hospitality-driven on-site and digital amenities to property groups and their corporate tenants nationwide. With the ability to scale programs across multiple locations, host community events, and design/construct dedicated amenities spaces, Fitspot provides next-generation amenities for the modern workforce. Fitspot offers on-site services, such as fitness classes, juice bars, and health screenings. The company's advanced technology platform tracks metrics, integrates with digital partners, and streamlines programming from start to finish. The company offers community amenities, workplace wellness, wellness programs, stress management services, workplace experiences, CRE, fitness classes, financial wellness services, and property amenities

Great Jones

Great Jones

Great Jones is on a mission to deliver software & services to several trillion dollars in rental homes owned by small-scale investors. To reach that potential, they are starting with modern, full-service, highly technology-fueled property management – itself a $30-40 billion market, as well as the connective tissue to hundreds of billions of dollars' worth of products & services to owners, residents, and other relevant stakeholders. The company's leadership team has spent more than a decade building digital platforms and operational machines that have powered billions of dollars' worth of transactions for businesses like 1stdibs, Skillshare, Uber, and Warby Parker

Hartman Executive Advisors

Hartman Executive Advisors

Hartman Executive Advisors is an independent technology advisory firm that works with business and nonprofit leaders who understand how critical technology is to their business operations. Hartman's co-sourced model provides the opportunity for executives to work alongside senior IT advisors to know their industry and their goals. Since Hartman does not profit from the sale of any system or technology, clients can trust the advice and guidance they receive is strictly in their best interest. The company, from its inception onwards, specializes in offering Healthcare, Nonprofit, Association, Cybersecurity, Higher Education, Manufacturing, Construction, Real Estate, IT Strategy Assessment, Strategic Planning, Process Improvement, Software Selection, and many more

HOM

HOM

Established in 2013 and headquartered in New York, NY hOM is a technology-enabled amenity provider developing community and wellness experiences via fitness programming and lifestyle affair. hOM partners with multi-family and also commercial buildings with a roster of above 50 buildings in New York City, New Jersey, and Toronto. The company is one of the only fitness employers to offer full-time careers with benefits, PTO, and continued education. The company specializes in fitness, Yoga, Wellness, Pilates, Bootcamp, Meditation, Thai Yoga Bodywork, Outdoor Classes, real estate, Commercial Real Estate Tech, and RETech

Just·Tech

Just·Tech

Just·Tech is a technology company founded in 2006 providing Print Solutions, Network and IT Solutions, and custom Xerox App Solutions. The company currently manages thousands of copiers and printers making millions of copies and prints every month. They provide Managed Network Services & IT Support to more than 100 small businesses, non-profits and religious organizations. They specialize in proactive support and provide onsite & remote assistance. With a team of experts, the company offers Xerox Multifunction & Copier Sales, Xerox Supplies, Voice Over IP, Off-Site Back-Ups, Server / PC Management, Network Security, and apps

Logistic Infotech

Logistic Infotech

Logistic Infotech is a one-stop destination for all web and mobile app development needs where imagination merges with the cutting-edge technologies to optimize the business's importance in the international marketplace. They aim to provide the best IT solutions with high quality. The company has a very exceptionally intelligent and experienced developer team. They provide solutions in the specific market of IT like in web development and as well as in mobile development. With their deep understanding of software development services along with industries' best talent pool, they offer quality software development outsourcing services to its clients

Lynx Systems Inc.

Lynx Systems Inc.

Lynx Systems is a technology consulting firm for the real estate industry, providing the link between users and software providers. Lynx offers premium selection services, implementations, customizations, and support. The company delivers cost-effective solutions to optimize business processes. Since 1982, the senior consultants at Lynx have assisted hundreds of companies in optimizing the effectiveness of their financial reporting and property management software systems. Their professionals have a diverse background in the real estate area and have dealt with a variety of software products

PeerStreet

PeerStreet

PeerStreet was founded to help in solving many of the problems in the mortgage finance space that led up to the global economic collapse in 2008, and level the playing field between Wall Street and Main Street. It is a first-of-its-kind online platform for investment in real estate debt. The company's platform represents a two-sided marketplace that provides hassle-free access to an asset class that was previously inaccessible to individual investors: short-term, real estate backed loans on one side. And on the other part of the marketplace, it connects a vetted network of private lenders with diverse sources of capital to help in fueling their growth and bringing lending back to their local communities

Ravti

Ravti

Ravti makes HVAC simpler for the Real Estate world. The company tracks manage and procure HVAC for large property owners. They can manage all the HVAC maintenance programs, emergent repairs, scheduled repairs, capital replacement, capex management, and all the associated headaches that come along with that – multiple bids, procurement, HVAC inventory, warranties for their clients. They are removing the headaches associated with HVAC from the Owner's perspective while making it the easiest business on the planet for the Vendors that serve better. Improve assets, audits, and challenge teh client's bottom line - by increasing capex accuracy and staff productivity. Mechanize the process of bidding, procuring, and overseeing HVAC operations

RealtyShares

RealtyShares

Based in San Francisco, CA, and established in 2013, RealtyShares is a real estate investment platform that gives investors direct access to quality commercial real estate investment opportunities. The company connects their network of individual and institutional investors with experienced real estate operators looking to raise capital to improve properties for higher, better use. RealtyShares has deployed more than $840 million over 1,100 investment opportunities in 41 states. The company's specialties are real estate, online investing, crowdfunding, and private equity fundraising

Riley

Riley

Riley is a personal assistant and customer relationship management solution for real estate professionals. The company aims to provide 'business texting superpowers' to other commercial and business organiztions. In addtion, Riley's solutions can easily create customized campaiagns for its clients, add contacts to it and also engage both new and old prospects/contacts to close more deals

SITE Chicago, Il

SITE Chicago, Il

SITE’s proprietary platform includes interactive budgeting tools that optimize expenditures associated with property repairs at the most advantageous time. Effectively, the clients will be able to observe the maintenance costs, condition of their property, and future services with comprehensive reporting. The company's platform features interactive tools that allow its client to review each site, prioritize repairs, and report on the executable outputs, all within a single platform. Additionally, the SITE platform is integrated with features that allow the filtering of properties by region, type, manager, and many more factors

Snappt

Snappt

Data-driven tenant screening from Snappt helps property managers identify fraudulently modified documents and minimize losses from fraud. Snappt software is more effective at spotting fraudulent documentation than painstaking manual checks and is as quick and inexpensive as commercial screening solutions. Snappt’s proprietary technology analyzes a wide range of properties looking for evidence of fraudulent alterations. Snappt provides a quick and inexpensive service that can accurately spot fraudulent documentation. The company as founded in 2016. The company provides a platform that uses forensic analysis to check for discrepancies that signal document tampering

SocialSurvey

SocialSurvey

SocialSurvey’s cloud-based platform takes the hard work and guesswork out of Experience Management, helping businesses turn great customer experiences into bottom line profits. The SocialSurvey platform to manage customer and employee experiences across their products, services, and brand. By putting data in motion and automating processes, SocialSurvey helps businesses drive great outcomes by turning customers into fanatics and employees into advocates. Founded in 2015, SocialSurvey with a team of experts specializes in providing Social Media, Automated Workflow, Real Estate, Mortgage, Enterprise Reputation Management, CX, and Customer Experience Management

StreetWire

StreetWire

StreetWire’s decentralized network offers two unique services for professional industries operating in the real estate ecosystem. For Real Estate data producers like Brokers, Appraisers, and Lawyers StreetWire provides a technology that returns value and control on the data already produced in day to day transactions. Aggregator services take away billions of dollars of potential revenue from data producers. StreetWire ensures that when real estate data is being used, the owner of that data is getting paid, and if the owner of that data doesn’t want to share it anymore, that they can withdraw access to it by third parties