Proptech, short for property technology, is an umbrella term for venture capital investments in the real estate sector. Like fintech, it encompasses a wide variety of start-ups that focus on both iterating on existing processes and finding new ways to transact, build, and manage both residential and commercial real estate. This year saw billions of dollars from venture capital flow into a wide variety of real estate companies This article originally appeared on Millionacres. Read the full article.