VR googles in real estate

Real estate brokers using virtual reality to show homes remotely

When photos, videos and even online 3D tours aren’t enough, prospective home buyers can now strap on virtual reality goggles and move through a listing hands-free. Steamboat Sotheby’s International Realty recently picked up its first virtual reality headset, and it only takes a couple minutes and a phone app to get the feel for the living room inside a listing, such as the five-bedroom luxury home on Bear Drive offered by broker Cam Boyd. “This is a new wave of technology,” Boyd said. ….[READ]