OpenBrix to launch fully in September after seven months in ‘Beta’

first_imgHome » News » OpenBrix to launch fully in September after seven months in ‘Beta’ previous nextProptechOpenBrix to launch fully in September after seven months in ‘Beta’Challenger portal is inviting agents to pre-register ahead of its full launch in two months’ time, and has welcomed competition from Michael Bruce’s new venture, Boomin.Nigel Lewis24th July 202001,557 Views Challenger portal OpenBrix is to go live in September following feedback from the property industry, offering agents and the public the UK’s first Multi-Listing Service (MLS) portal.OpenBrix utilises blockchain to create a linked network of agents to upload listings, and enable agents to vote on key business decisions and take control of their own customer leads.By creating a de-centralised network there is no single owner who controls the money, data or rules of the portal, it claims.Following its ‘Beta’ launch in February, OpenBrix has now also revealed more details of the services it will offering agents.More detailsThis includes the ability to manage lettings portfolios via its platform, earn commission via rental partnership referrals as well as offering agents fully-branded listings.But OpenBrix also now has a new competitor, Boomin. It’s the new industry platform from Purplebricks co-founder Michael Bruce, which is increasingly also looking like a portal.Adam Pigott, CEO of OpenBrix (left), says: “The portal space is certainly hotting up and OpenBrix really welcomes the competition as it will create a dynamic whereby all entrants will have to improve their offering and that’s great for the agency industry and the consumer alike.“We’re launching very soon and certainly have all of our ducks in a row. “When we go to market, we will be transparent and honest about our offering straight from the get-go. ‘Open’ is in our name because it’s also our ethos.”To pre-register for the above please visit May OpenBrix revealed former Countrywide MD John Hards had joined its board.Purplebricks co-founder Michael Bruce Boomin openbrix Adam Piggott July 24, 2020Nigel LewisWhat’s your opinion? Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.Please note: This is a site for professional discussion. Comments will carry your full name and company.This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.Related articles BREAKING: Evictions paperwork must now include ‘breathing space’ scheme details30th April 2021 City dwellers most satisfied with where they live30th April 2021 Hong Kong remains most expensive city to rent with London in 4th place30th April 2021last_img read more