Is Hassle Free Home Buying Possible with Bitcoin?

Illustration by Kim Miller for Fast Co.

Fast Co has a great article on how blockchain technology could simplify home buying from the research stage, through purchase, and even beyond to become integrated in a new neighborhood.

By using a distributed database (a.k.a. "a block chain," the same technology behind Bitcoin) to prove authenticity, we could legitimately transfer ownership immediately without the need of a middleman.

Illustration by Kim Miller for Fast Co