Browsing the "Property" Tag

BitFlyer, Sumitomo Aim to Wrap up the Property Rentals Business With a Blockchain App

| Daniel Palmer

BitFlyer Blockchain and Japanese business giant Sumitomo Corporation will develop a blockchain app allowing users to sign rental contracts and more.

IBM, Top Australian Banks to Pilot Blockchain for Retail Lease Bank Guarantees

| Daniel Kuhn

The blockchain pilot will digitize the bank guarantee process in an effort to tackle fraud and improve efficiency.

‘Monopoly’-Style Blockchain Property Trading Game Raises $2 Million

| Daniel Kuhn

Uplandme, a "Monopoly"-like property game built on the EOS blockchain, has raised $2 million in seed funding.

Barclays, RBS, R3 Cut Property Transaction Times in Blockchain Trial

| Yogita Khatri

Barclays, Royal Bank of Scotland, R3 and more say they've reduced property transaction times to "less than three weeks" using a distributed ledger.

Canadian Municipality Set to Accept Bitcoin for Property Tax Payments

| Yogita Khatri

The Town of Innisfil, Ontario, will accept bitcoin for property tax payments from next month in a one-year trial project.

Ohio Eyes Potential Blockchain Benefits in Real Estate Transactions

| Yogita Khatri

County auditors in the U.S. state of Ohio have launched a study of the improvements blockchain might bring to property transfers.

Wyoming Lawmakers Pass Three Bills in Boost for State’s Crypto Industry

| Yogita Khatri and Christine Kim

The U.S. state of Wyoming has passed several bills aimed to make the state a top destination for cryptocurrency and blockchain businesses.

Harbor Launches Tokenized Equity Purchases With Real Estate Offering

| Nikhilesh De

Security token startup Harbor is offering its first private placement, allowing investors to buy into a high-rise property.

Australian State Eyes Blockchain Upgrade for Property Transactions

| Yogita Khatri

The New South Wales state government is trialing blockchain tech from ChromaWay as part of a bid to digitize property conveyance by next summer.

New Patent Eyes Blockchain Timestamping for Property Contracts

| Wolfie Zhao

A major real estate brokerage in China is exploring how to provide definitive proof of a contract's time of signature using blockchain tech.