HomeTech, Real Estate Tech & Lodging
Along with the advancement of the Internet, the businesses related to HomeTech/Real Estate Tech (Home/Real Estate x Technology) are rapidly expanding. The HomeTech/Real Estate Tech business encompasses a wide range of services, such as, real estate information providing service/SNS, matching service between lender/seller and tenant/purchaser, real estate appraisal services, vacation rental related service, property management support services, smart locks, smart speakers and other devices using AI/IoT, real estate investment services, and cloud funding related services. In Japan, however, there is a wide range of commercial regulations, such as Real Estate Brokerage Act. As such, detailed research on the legality of business scheme is especially required in this area.
GVA has been involved in resolving legal issues related to HomeTech/Real Estate Tech businesses including the above matters. At GVA, we can provide with comprehensive support to HomeTech/Real Estate Tech businesses, such as research on the legality and advice on business schemes, legal support on AI/IoT related matters, and handling of user’s complaints.