Chris Rolls

Chris Rolls

Chris Rolls is the Managing Director of PieLAB Venture Partners, who manage Australia’s first real-estate specific venture capital fund. Prior to PieLAB Chris built and sold Rental Express, one of the largest property management businesses in Australia.
  • TECH + SOCIAL

    The Rise of Facebook Advertising In Real Estate: Chris Rolls

    While the industry is addicted to the reliable stream of buyer leads these real estate portals send them, the downside is that it costs more to market a property online in Australia than many other places around the world. This cost is borne in most cases by the seller of a property, but many agents also claim that the high cost of advertising a property for sale results in sellers putting pressure on agents to reduce commissions. …

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    5 Trends That Will Impact Real Estate In The Future

    1 IT’S ALL ABOUT THE DATA Imagine as a sales agent if you could scroll through your database of 2,000 contacts and pick the 100 people you knew were going to sell over the next six to eight months. Imagine if you could predict how many people would be bidding at your next auction and what price the property would sell for prior to listing it. …

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