The Next Level: Smart Contracts and Real Estate Deals

"Unlike the financial services industry, which has long embraced technology as a means to generate better bottom line profits (think algorithmic trading), real estate is an industry that has remained largely unchanged for over half a century (or several centuries in certain respects).  By way of example, we will illustrate how blockchain technology has the potential to radically improve the real estate industry — and in doing so, create enormous efficiencies, which will thereby reduce transactional costs and informational risks."