The global pandemic is driving a workplace revolution, with firms rethinking their operating models and the role of the office. Smart building technology vendors need rich data to inform and test their business strategies.
Real estate leaders are becoming increasingly aware of the impact of indoor environments and building health in the spread of infectious diseases and employee wellbeing.
Verdantix tracked $4 billion of investments into proptech firms during 2020. Going forward, we predict that a vaccine rollout will support a proptech investment rebound in 2021 and that green buildings will return as a focal point for proptech investment, fuelled by cost-saving potential and policy.