August 5, 2020 launches virtual open house and real estate marketing program

SPARKS, NEV. Aug. 5, 2020

With dramatic changes in the real estate industry due to COVID-19 and the efficiency of digital platforms for customer engagement, a new website and marketing program for real estate brokers and their clients is launching to meet that new demand. presents an open house that never ends, available to the world, 24-hours-a-day, seven-days-a-week. employs the Matterport platform, which creates a personal, 3D, high-definition walk-through, available from the convenience of a buyer’s computer or mobile device.

“Whether you’re a real estate agent, a broker, or a property manager, HomeViewNV’s Matterport 3D data platform can increase commissions, win more listings, reach a wider audience, and close on properties faster,” said HomeViewNV co-founder Bob Cross, owner of Cross Communications, a well-established marketing firm specializing in real estate.

At, Cross has joined forces with preferred vendor Kurt Hoge, owner of Reno Type, and Don Vetter, owner of Vetter PR, Inc., to present this powerful home real estate marketing tool. “We provide a realistic digital twin for all types of built spaces, enabling clients and stakeholders to explore and evaluate properties with ease,” Cross added.

An independent study commissioned by Matterport showed that properties with 3D tours closed 31 percent faster and sold for up to 9 percent higher. “Virtual real estate is a necessary tool today and into the future,” Cross said. “It expands your reach and increases engagement.”

Plus, adds to the mix a variety of marketing suites, including

  • Highly targeted direct mail
  • Unique, individual home and property web sites
  • Exposure through your own listing on our family of HomeViewNV websites
  • Tools and content including 4K PRINT QUALITY PHOTOS AND OTHER MEDIA that you can repurpose on your e-mail, social media, traditional and direct mail platforms

Plus, HomeViewNV boosts your presence with a digital marketing campaign, and hosts your home tour on “In the new normal, giving clients and buyers access to your listing through HomeViewNV is a necessary marketing edge for today, and into the future,” Cross said.


HomeViewNV uses a Matterport camera system that, with a single scan, automatically creates 3D walk-throughs, 4K print quality photos, schematic floor plans, OBJ files, point clouds, videos, and other media. The Matterport platform helps customers realize the full potential of a space at every stage of its lifecycle, including planning, construction, appraisal, marketing, and operations.

Media Contact: Don Vetter, Vetter PR, Inc. (775) 848-0670

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