1 October 2018
Proptech is something of a 'catch all term'. It encompasses the integration of new and connected technologies into buildings, as well as the use of disruptive technologies to modernise the contractual process in the construction sector and the legal requirements around transfers of land. We look at some of the different areas of proptech, many already well developed, and others heralded as the future of an industry not traditionally associated with being at the forefront of technical innovation.
Clare Harman Clarke demystifies the meaning of "proptech".
Natalie Pilagos asks: are smart contracts the future for the construction industry?
Andrew Wood looks at some of the headline issues developers need to consider when constructing smart buildings.
Katherine Lang considers whether blockchain is the solution to issues with land registration.
Clare Harman Clark looks at what the government is doing to ensure future drivers will be able to plug in.