Cheddar breaks down the biggest stories in real estate for the week, including the most innovative pieces of smart home tech from CES. Dottie Herman, CEO of Douglas Elliman, talks all about 2020 tech trends and smart cities. Natalie Way, senior editor at, explains how rent-to-own contracts work and what the biggest scams are in the industry. Cheddar also explains how you can save thousands by choosing biweekly mortgage payments over monthly.