Connect with a community of experts and leading minds in PropTech

On Deck PropTech (ODPT) is a continuous community that brings together experts, leaders, investors, and advisors to connect, build, and exchange ideas around the future of PropTech.

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Apply now to join the next cohort kicking off in February 2022

Connect with a community passionate about transforming the PropTech space

Our members are founders, operators, and investors working on frontier ideas in real estate, construction, design, and development.  They come from diverse backgrounds and they all share a strong spirit of service, a belief that startups can push the boundaries of traditional real estate, and a desire to build, join, invest in startups to do so.
Chris Herd
Founder & CEO at Firstbase
Chris Powers
Founder & Executive Chairman, Fort Capital; Host, The Fort Podcast
Caren Maio
Co-Founder of Funnel Leasing (formerly Nestio)
Paraag Sarva
Co-Founder & CEO, Rhino
Alison Staloch
SFO Fundrise; ex-SEC, KPMG
Kalah Espinoza
VP, Capital Markets, Multifamily, Colliers
Antonia Botero
Kunal Lunawat
Co-founder & Managing Partner, Agya Ventures

Exchange ideas with the best in PropTech

Join a diverse set of practitioners and thinkers dedicated to building impactful solutions to the biggest challenges in real estate, construction,and development.

Supportive community

Get the support you need to achieve your goals from a close-knit community of PropTech operators, investors and entrepreneurs.

Peer-to-peer knowledge sharing

Learn how to navigate the evolving real estate landscape, changing regulations and emerging technologies through peer-to-peer knowledge sharing.

Navigate the PropTech ecosystem supported by intimate masterminds with trusted peers

Growing alone can be tough. The ODPT community is a place for confidential, meaningful conversations. You’ll get invaluable support from a network of capable peers who understand the challenges you face and want to see you succeed in reaching your individual goals.

Regular check-ins

Join bi-weekly small group conversations with others who are at similar stages of their startup journeys

First-hand advice

Work through your challenges in a supportive environment and get practical tips and guidelines from individuals who’ve been in similar situations

Meaningful connections

Develop deep relationships with talented peers from around the world that will last far beyond your learning groups

Access industry specific content you won’t find anywhere else

Acquire PropTech-specific frameworks, knowledge, and skills via thematic deep dives from experts, live tactical sessions from industry practitioners, and an extensive library of content.

Thematic deep-dives from experts

Regularly expand and refresh your knowledge on variety of in-demand and relevant industry topics that you can apply immediately to your day-to-day

High Signal Sessions With Industry’s Best

Join intimate deep dives and fireside sessions with top guests

Ever-growing Library Of Content

Enjoy ongoing access to a database of recorded sessions so you can learn on your own schedule
GTM & Sales: What I learned from nine years leading a proptech startup
Caren Maio
Building a Sustainable Real Estate Private Equity Platform
Chris Powers
Fort Capital
The Future of Rental Property Investing
Christine Yu
Property Identity
The Future of Multifamily Housing after Covid-19
Kalah Espinoza

Everything you need to make an impact in PropTech, for years to come

On Deck Health is a life-long community with a 4-week immersive onboarding to help you build lasting relationships from Day 1.
Application Process
Fill out the application form to be considered for the ODPT Fellowship
We review each application, putting special emphasis on our core values
Successful candidates will be invited to an interview with the Program Director
4-Week Onboarding
Welcome aboard! The next 4 weeks is an opportunity to get immersed into the community and learn how to navigate On Deck to achieve your goals for the years ahead!
Attend kick-off and orientation sessions
Meet up with your curated connections
Select a track based on
your goals
Join community mixers and build connections with your health tech tribe

Life-long Community

The onboarding was just the beginning! Once complete, you can officially start benefiting from ongoing access to everything your ODPT membership has to offer
Educational tracks designed and led by leaders you know and respect
Signature sessions with world-class speakers
Access to the On Deck Directory
Social and networking events
Small group and 1:1 mentorship
Curated connections with other members
Mastermind sessions with trusted peers
Opportunity to explore other options within the On Deck ecosystem

Apply to On Deck PropTech

The ODPropTech membership is $2990/year. Payment plans are available.


Get access to a network of the best PropTech advisors you can imagine.
  • Validate startup ideas
  • Get early customers and product feedback
  • Fundraise from top PropTech investors

Network Member

Connect with a community of top experts and leaders from across the PropTech ecosystem.
  • Build relationships with PropTech leaders
  • Support the next generation of PropTech companies
  • Get a pulse on the latest developments in PropTech


Who should apply?

To be a good fit for ODPT, you are probably:

  • An experienced founder (raised over $2.5m) or serial founder in the proptech space
  • A real estate professional working in the residential or commercial sectors
  • An experienced operator (director level plus) working in construction, real estate, development, architecture, or redevelopment 
  • A proptech investor aiming to hone your investment thesis, access deal flow, and find skilled operators for your portfolio companies
  • Eager to be an active participant and contributor in a growing community, as much of the value of On Deck comes from the network and peer-to-peer connections
What if I’m an early stage founder?

On Deck’s founder programs - On Deck Founders (ODF) and On Deck X (ODX) - are the entry points to the OD ecosystem for earlier-stage founders. Joining those programs opens doors for you into all the On Deck sector programs and you’ll have access to the expertise of our PropTech Innovators Network and other experts in multiple fields.

What does it cost?

ODPT is an annual membership that costs $2990/year. After acceptance, we’ll work with your team to expense some or all of the cost through L&D. Payment options are available.

Are there scholarships or financing options available?

Our goal is to make the Fellowship accessible to the absolute best talent, no matter their financial situation.

All Fellows have the option to pay in four monthly installments (with no interest or additional charges). We also have a limited number of scholarships available thanks to our Access Initiative. Information about scholarship applications will be provided to accepted Fellows closer to the kickoff date.

What is the time commitment?

Between attending sessions, meeting other fellows 1:1, and curated mastermind groups you can expect to spend ~2 hours per week engaging with the program. We recognize that everyone in the program is working full time with busy schedules and a lot of personal commitments so engagement may vary week to week and that’s ok.

We have purposefully structured the program with your busy schedules in mind, allowing for structured content, a speaker series, and more curated small group sessions pairing those with challenges to those who have solved them before. We will also engage asynchronously on Slack. This structure will continue throughout the annual membership.

Is this a fully remote program?

Yes: OD PropTech will be run entirely remotely. This enables participation from all corners of the world. On Deck has mastered the playbook for building remote communities and relationship building online, and we will apply the same approach here.

Post-COVID, we’ll return to organizing offline programming like dinners, small gatherings, and retreats, but the core Fellowship will remain a remote-first experience.

How does the application process work?

We accept applications on a rolling basis, and you can save and come back to your application on our online platform. Upon acceptance, you’ll be invited to join the next onboarding cohort, which runs quarterly in January, April, July, and October. To be considered for the next cohort, which opens January 15, 2022, you must apply by January 3, 2022. Scholarship applications will be awarded in the order they’re received and space is limited - so we encourage you to apply as soon as possible.

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