Potential Buyers Can Purchase Homes Via Their Mobile Phones

Potential Buyers Can Purchase Homes Via Their Mobile Phones
technology

Barclays’ Pingit mobile payments service enables people to put down a deposit on a house just by scanning a QR code.

Leah Gonzalez
  • 20 february 2014

British global financial services company Barclays and specialist property auctioneer Savills Auctions have teamed up to enable real estate customers to purchase property using their smartphones.

Through Barclays Pingit mobile payments service, people can put down a deposit on a property by simply scanning a special Savills QR code. After scanning the QR code, the app displays the complete transaction details. After the customer clicks on the “OK” button, the app transfers the payment.

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