Angelica Donati

Angelica Donati

Angelica Donati is chief executive of Donati Immobiliare

 

 

  • Angelica Donati
    Insight

    A silver lining in a year to forget

    2020-05-28T00:00:00

    This has been a year to forget so far. On 20 February, global equity markets plunged in a crash rivalling the 2008 downturn. Though they have rallied thanks to central bank support, hopes for a Covid-19 vaccine and a rebound in business activity as governments ease lockdown, things could take ...

  • WeWork
    Insight

    Tech must go direct to end user

    2020-02-14T00:00:00

    In the third quarter of last year, global venture investments into proptech reached $24.6bn, surpassing the most optimistic estimates for the year and putting the industry on track to comfortably exceed the $30bn full-year mark.

  • Self-driving car
    Insight

    Smart mobility drives smart cities

    2019-08-15T23:00:00

    Modern urban logistics and transport networks are under pressure from many sources. According to PwC, people will continue to migrate from rural areas to cities and by 2050 the urban population will have increased by 75%.

  • Crane building site
    Insight

    Get ready for the rise of contech

    2019-05-22T23:00:00

    When considering technologies in the real estate space, most people think about advancements that tech can bring to property management, valuations, sales, lettings and many more functions in the asset management lifecycle.

  • Proptech
    Insight

    It pays to bet smart on proptech

    2019-02-14T13:14:00

    Last year was a bumper one for proptech. Not only did tech giants continue to validate proptech, with investments such as Softbank’s big bets on WeWork, Oyo, Reonomy, OpenDoor and Compass, real estate investors piled in as well.

  • Angelica Donati
    Insight

    2019 forecast: Angelica Donati (Donati Immobiliare)

    2019-01-10T12:43:00

    ”It will be a big year for construction tech, which has to date operated in the shadows compared with asset management and leasing-type operations”

  • PROPTECHNY
    Insight

    The greatest ROI technology provides is insight

    2018-11-22T06:01:00

    The fact that proptech is not a passing fad has been amply proven.

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    Insight

    Tech is the catalyst for the service of real estate

    2018-08-02T23:01:00

    The real estate industry appears to have reached a turning point. This time, I am not (just) talking about proptech. Slowly but surely, there has been a big shift away from traditional asset management and towards ’the service of real estate’.

  • Proptech
    Insight

    This is the year proptech comes of age

    2018-04-26T23:00:00

    In my last column, I theorised that 2018 may be the year when proptech becomes mainstream, and tech 2.0 investments start bearing fruit. I referred to ‘deep’, data-driven technologies, and picked IA – intelligence augmentation – as the ‘one to watch’. With Q1 2018 well behind us, are there any ...

  • Proptech
    Insight

    Proptech has the investment – now it needs the data

    2018-01-11T06:00:00

    Proptech talk: At the end of 2017, the RICS published an Insights Paper, co-authored by Saurabh Saxena and me, on the future of residential property in light of technological innovation in the space.