Google Glass and other wearable technology for the Real Estate Industry

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3 comments

  • James Dearsley

    A great Hangout today with some fantastic panelists talking about *Wearable
    Technology in the Real Estate industry*.

    *Time stamps below* – just click on the bit that interests you and you will
    go straight to that point.

    4:51 – The Pointless, The Practical and The Perpendicular – what can you
    expect from Wearable Tech

    5:40 – Wearable Technology could be totally pointless but out of those come
    the most useful applications when used in the right way

    6:15 – +Ken Blakeslee makes quite an entrance!

    7:30 – what actually is Wearable Technology? +Stuart Cupit gives his
    perspectives

    8:30 – Wearable Technology means you are “Always on”

    9:00 – +Lucas Lechuga brings in his experience of using Google Glass in his
    Real Estate Business

    11:30 – Making your client feel more involved with the property –
    especially if they cannot get to the listing easily

    14:20 – Lucas states that Glass isn’t the be all and end all for Real
    Estate but was he underwhelmed by the experience

    15:55 – +BuyAssociation ask whether Glass is used to show properties to out
    of town buyers and the answer involved Off Plan properties

    18:20 +Ken Blakeslee asks the question about why not just film with a GoPro
    camera rather than Glass

    18:47 – a question from +Michael H Reed about privacy and whether we should
    be worried on the security of showing people all the details of a property

    23:20 – talking about how +Trulia is using Glass to display its properties
    on Glass

    25:38 +Ken Blakeslee and his thoughts on wearable technology as well as his
    thoughts on Glass

    29:52 What extra features other than just taking videos is there with Glass
    +Dan Cui gives his opinions and brings in his experience at Vuzix

    32:18 What would this house look like here – compare house styles on a
    piece of land where people may be being built – the use of Augmented
    Reality with Eyewear

    32:30 An introduction to the M100 product by Vuzix

    36:20 Superimposing property through Wearable Glasses

    37:24 Does Glass take away the customer experience and the getting to know
    them

    38:50 +Stuart Cupit comments on Virtual Reality and the Occulus Rift and we
    discuss the implications on the industry – putting people inside properties

    46:00 +Dan Cui starts to bring in experience from Audi in using technology
    to increase margins in house sales

    49:12 Google Glass is doomed – a view from Robert Scoble

    50:46 We move on to talking about smart watches and bring in the most
    successful funding ventures on Kickstarter; The Pebble Watch.

    52:15 +Ken Blakeslee shows off his own Pebble watch (but isn’t the biggest
    fan)

    57:04 I talk about the alternative to the Pebble and the use of a Samsung
    watch – I apply it to a Real Estate situation when on viewings

    1:01:52 Concluding points

  • Sarah Hill

    great stuff folks! Lots of great takeways for real estate agents. 

  • James Dearsley

    A great Hangout today with some fantastic panelists talking about *Wearable
    Technology in the Real Estate industry*.

    *Time stamps below* – just click on the bit that interests you and you will
    go straight to that point.

    4:51 – The Pointless, The Practical and The Perpendicular – what can you
    expect from Wearable Tech

    5:40 – Wearable Technology could be totally pointless but out of those come
    the most useful applications when used in the right way

    6:15 – +Ken Blakeslee makes quite an entrance!

    7:30 – what actually is Wearable Technology? +Stuart Cupit gives his
    perspectives

    8:30 – Wearable Technology means you are “Always on”

    9:00 – +Lucas Lechuga brings in his experience of using Google Glass in his
    Real Estate Business

    11:30 – Making your client feel more involved with the property –
    especially if they cannot get to the listing easily

    14:20 – Lucas states that Glass isn’t the be all and end all for Real
    Estate but was he underwhelmed by the experience

    15:55 – +BuyAssociation ask whether Glass is used to show properties to out
    of town buyers and the answer involved Off Plan properties

    18:20 +Ken Blakeslee asks the question about why not just film with a GoPro
    camera rather than Glass

    18:47 – a question from +Michael H Reed about privacy and whether we should
    be worried on the security of showing people all the details of a property

    23:20 – talking about how +Trulia is using Glass to display its properties
    on Glass

    25:38 +Ken Blakeslee and his thoughts on wearable technology as well as his
    thoughts on Glass

    29:52 What extra features other than just taking videos is there with Glass
    +Dan Cui gives his opinions and brings in his experience at Vuzix

    32:18 What would this house look like here – compare house styles on a
    piece of land where people may be being built – the use of Augmented
    Reality with Eyewear

    32:30 An introduction to the M100 product by Vuzix

    36:20 Superimposing property through Wearable Glasses

    37:24 Does Glass take away the customer experience and the getting to know
    them

    38:50 +Stuart Cupit comments on Virtual Reality and the Occulus Rift and we
    discuss the implications on the industry – putting people inside properties

    46:00 +Dan Cui starts to bring in experience from Audi in using technology
    to increase margins in house sales

    49:12 Google Glass is doomed – a view from Robert Scoble

    50:46 We move on to talking about smart watches and bring in the most
    successful funding ventures on Kickstarter; The Pebble Watch.

    52:15 +Ken Blakeslee shows off his own Pebble watch (but isn’t the biggest
    fan)

    57:04 I talk about the alternative to the Pebble and the use of a Samsung
    watch – I apply it to a Real Estate situation when on viewings

    1:01:52 Concluding points

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