Real Estate Technology & Tools

Who do you typically turn to first when considering the purchase of a new piece of technology for your real estate business? If you're like a lot of agents, you'll pick the brains of other agents to find out what works and what's not worth your money.


But the choices – there are so many of them! When you find yourself feeling overwhelmed, grab a cup of coffee and dig into the following pages. Let your colleagues walk you through those choices and help you decide on how and where to spend your money.


Feel free to check back daily because we add hundreds of new posts every day. This is the place to find everything an agent needs to know about tech and tools to help you run a lean, mean real estate machine.

Trending blogs on Real Estate Technology & Tools

 
By Lori Ballen, Digital Marketing Strategist
(The Ballen Group Real Estate Network, The Ballen Method)
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How To Write a Blog that's Great For BusinessStudies have repeatedly shown that businesses are taking content marketing more seriously than ever before. According to the Content Marketing Trends survey by Ascend2, 89 percent of companies with a content strategy in place claimed that it works. You...
By Lynn B. Friedman, Concierge Service for Our Atlanta Sellers & Buyers
(Atlanta Homes ODAT Realty Call/Text 404-939-2727 Buckhead - Midtown - Westside -- and more ...)
Comments 8
Buckhead Atlanta Back to the RE Dark Ages: Driving to Meet Client to Get Contract SignedHere we are at Atlanta Homes ODAT Realty, late afternoon and ready to submit a Counteroffer to the Buyer's agent. Seems simple - right?But no, it wasn't simple. We were in Buckhead Atlanta and yet Back in the ...
By Lynn B. Friedman, Concierge Service for Our Atlanta Sellers & Buyers
(Atlanta Homes ODAT Realty Call/Text 404-939-2727 Buckhead - Midtown - Westside -- and more ...)
Comments 1
Professional Looking PostsMixed typeface sizes? Here's the cure ... When I spend time thinking about what to write and laying out my posts, I DO NOT WANT THEM to look stupid when they go online.Thanks to DAVID WIGGS in AR Support - PROBLEM SOLVED!!!!This is what my post looked like:"Here we are a...
By David Gibson, Colorado Springs, Briargate, Pine Creek, Manitou
(Colorado Home Sales LLC)
Comments 2
Most of us used devices with the old style nickel cadmium or nickel-metal-hydride (Ni-MH) batteries. We learned to leave them on the charger when not in use and to drain them as low as possible before recharging.But today’s lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries in your phone or laptop need to be treated...
By Jay O'Brien, Kansas City : Social Media Guy
(RE/MAX Revolution)
Comments 39
Technology is redefining how a Realtor does business. Gone are the days of faxes and up next on the chopping block is the good ol' pen to sign on paper.  So, there are lots of companies out there trying to pull away as the leader in this market. I enjoy playing with all of these tools and have dr...
By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 1
I think you should teach a claa in Blogging for your business.This is excellent.. How To Write a Blog that's Great For Business Studies have repeatedly shown that businesses are taking content marketing more seriously than ever before. According to the Content Marketing Trends survey by Ascend2, ...
By PropertyMinder Inc., Modern Tools for the Modern Agent
(PropertyMinder, Inc.)
Comments 0
   ...they might just be minutes away with Seller's Corner."I set it up just 45 minutes ago and I’ve already got responses! If you’re not using it, you are losing business.”- Tim Montoya, PM customer since 2008"I just closed a $750,000 deal with Seller's Corner!"- Andre Holley, PM customer since ...
By MarketingSoc 1
(MarketingSoc)
Comments 0
Please sign up for your Continuing Education today and speak with Janet Larson about the unique possibilities to become the top listing agent in your area. Her drive and passion will inspire you beyond words. Janet is available to you at: 480-720-0205 or email to: janet@the990company.com you will...
By Gary David Hall, Real Estate CRM Sales, GRI, e-PRO,RECS
(RE-ACT, LLC)
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I’m honored to have been interviewed in a recent article for RealtorMag Online by Michael Antoniak entitled 2015 CRM Solutions: Is Simpler Better?  Hope you enjoy it.
By Sam Shueh, mba, cdpe, reopro, pe
( (408) 425-1601)
Comments 10
                                                       Sam Shueh                                                   SamShuehRealtor@gmail.com                                                     San Jose, CA  If you are thinking about buying or selling homes in South Bay do not hesitate to contact ...
By Elite Team, Realtors/Career Consultant
(Keller Williams Realty Acadiana)
Comments 4
Technology abounds our daily lives.  Its everywhere--in our schools, our offices, our hospitals, and our own homes. And yet, there are still some who don't have the slightest idea about how to use technology to their benefit. There are people who still don't know how to type correctly, or navigat...
By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
Comments 0
The day of the average REALTOR® is a busy one.  Between commutes, meetings, listing appointments, prospecting, and marketing, you might find it difficult to carve out the time for dinner with your family!While some of your tasks do require that you carry them out yourself, there are parts of your...
By Chris Gurnee
(ALLPRO REAL ESTATE )
Comments 0
Link below click if you are interested in selling your home fast.  http://www.viewseattleareahomes.com/sell/  
By Sam Shueh, mba, cdpe, reopro, pe
( (408) 425-1601)
Comments 0
 Two-factor authentication (also known as 2FA) is a technology provides another layers of verification something that users knows. The easiest use is a PIN like credit card(back).  Many banks, drop box, Google, FB, Yahoo now uses a two-factor method using mostly mobile phones that people carry. T...
By Elizabeth Weintraub Sacramento Real Estate Agent, Top 1% of Lyon Agents, Put 40 years of experience to work for you
(Lyon Real Estate)
Comments 21
Nowadays, I receive almost as many text messages as I do emails, but emails still win out as the preferred choice for communication among many of my Sacramento real estate clients. I suppose part of that is due to the fact that talking to your phone is sometimes like talking to your cat. Neither ...
By Gary David Hall, Real Estate CRM Sales, GRI, e-PRO,RECS
(RE-ACT, LLC)
Comments 3
Why get one in the first place? Without one, only the very most organized agents are truly organized and not in crisis mode an inordinate amount of the time. But there are plenty of agents who are making a great deal of money either on their own or with teams and have no CRM. No one has to have a...
By Dennis Herman, Dennis Herman
(Realty Executives Elite)
Comments 3
 I received a call the other day from one of those Internet referral agencies. It was not at all what I expected. As usual, I listened to the sales pitch to see if I can pick up a detail or two I am not already doing myself for free. She kept mentioning gathering information from the Internet. As...
By Debbie Laity, Your Real Estate Resource for Delta County, CO
(Cedaredge Land Company)
Comments 70
What is the MLS...Multiple Listing Service and Do You Need It?The local multiple listing service (or MLS for short) is a benefit to both buyers and sellers. The MLS is a property information and exchange database open to those real estate professionals that subscribe to the service. Most agents d...
By Elite Team, Realtors/Career Consultant
(Keller Williams Realty Acadiana)
Comments 3
Since its inception, Windows 10 has been the talk of the town in the tech world.  Microsoft promised us an operating system unlike anything we've seen before--and they delivered.  Windows 10 is loaded with new features and a modern look, but simultaneously it is very familiar to use because its d...
By Brad Andersohn, ActiveBrad 707.646.1876
(Executive Director of Education and Industry Outreach RETechCampus)
Comments 55
There are a variety of sites available to real estate professionals that offer access to public record data. Some States and Counties have additional resources that offer if for free, others charge a fee to access their lists and detailed property information.  Today I'm sharing how and where to ...