How Blockchain Can Be Applied To Real Estate Law

Law360, New York (April 10, 2017, 4:33 PM EDT) -- S. H. Spencer Compton

Diane Schottenstein Real estate transactions are steeped in traditions that have hardly changed over hundreds of years. Today, as computer-based property recording systems are prevalent in our cities but roll out at a snail’s pace in rural areas (often hindered by strained municipal budgets), and e-signatures are little used (due to legitimate fears of fraud), arguably the real estate closing process has lagged in its use of computer aided technology. Yet other aspects of real estate ownership have been transformed by the...
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