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.

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By ActiveRain University
(ActiveRain University)
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Head on to ActiveRain University to watch the recording  Webinar DescriptionStart 2018 on the right foot by discovering the ‘Winner’s Edge’ – the right real estate CRM and marketing automation solution. CRM is no longer just a place to store your contacts data. It’s the core system that drives yo...

By Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD, REALTORS® in Clark County, WA
(ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors)
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 Think of the storyboard as the blueprint for your video. Without it, it can be quite difficult to tell a compelling and entertaining story. Naturally, you want both. Remember the introductory video is a great opportunity for your authentic self to shine. It's about how YOU bring VALUE to THEM. A...

By Thomas J. Nelson, Realtor,CRS,e-Pro, Co-Host of Mail-Right's: Real Estate Agent Podcast
(Big Block Realty 858.232.8722)
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 Bomb Bomb .com were our guests and Jason Sheffield Director of Training and Education at was our guest today. Convert more leads, shorten the sales cycle & convert more opportunities faster while you humanize your business · You are better in person · They offer a Free 14-Day Tr...

By Rebecca Gaujot, Lewisburg WV, the go to agent for all real estate
(Perry Wellington Realty, Adam Conrad, Broker)
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I signed up for this webinar but had appointments and missed it. This AR University hands-on webinar will show you exactly how to get a powerful marketing automation system working for you.... So, if you were like me, and missed this webinar click on thelink in the post below. Lets all have a suc...

By PropertyMinder (AccelerAgent), Modern Tools for the Modern Agent
(PropertyMinder, Inc.)
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Howdy ActiveRainers,Although I previously provided a quick breakdown of our new home seller lead capture, my marketing partner, Andy Coffaro, is here to take a stab at sharing some additional insight for you.Without further ado, heeeeeeere's Andy: You know the classic phrase this time of year, ri...

By Sam Shueh, mba, cdpe, reopro, pe
( (408) 425-1601)
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                                                                                      Sam Shueh                                                                                  Realty One Group                                                                        Campbell, CA According to ABC Ne...

By Tammy Emineth, Content Marketer, SEO Teacher, Website Fixer
(Personal SEO - Website SEO and Real Estate Marketing)
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 To Syndicate: repeat or make available on other mediums or sources.Syndicated Content: Share or repeat summaries or full renditions of previously published articles or post.I'm not talking about the syndicated reruns of Gilligan's Island, but your own content shared elsewhere from where it was o...

By Jeff Fisher, RE/MAX Fine Properties
(RE/MAX Fine Properties)
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 Compared to other social media platforms, Instagram might not have the best referral traffic rates, its user base is skewed to a younger demographic, AND around 80% of Instagram users are outside of the US….So, you’re probably thinking- ‘Is using Instagram really worth it?’Short answer to that q...

By Steve Penner, REALTOR / Owner of Moneyledgers
(Royal LePage / Moneyledgers Software)
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Just released this new intro video on bookkeeping software designed for Real Estate Agents in the USA.   Features include: Free apps for smartphones and tablets, take pics of receipts that attach themselves to your entries,  import data from online accounts. Super easy to use & setup in minutes. ...

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 ...)
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CRM 2018 - IXACT CONTACT - Actually Your Automated MARKETING Tool Upcoming Webinar: Double Your Business With Marketing Automation  Join IXACT Contact as it hosts a webinar with ActiveRain on Tuesday, January 9th at 1:00 pm ET  "How to Double Your Business With Marketing Automation"   Start out 2...

By Solly Assa, sourcing property investment opportunities
(Assa Properties Inc)
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As times quickly change, it has become imperative for any business to quickly adapt to the latest technological developments. Customers of a certain generation use mobile technology for access to the internet, better communication, entertainment, seeking business products and services, and to mak...

By Homesnap Pro App, The 5-star app that puts the MLS in your phone
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You hear it from all directions: “Everyone is on Facebook. You need to advertise on Facebook.” The problem with Facebook is that ads end up competing against birthdays, breakups and other ads for your audience’s attention. Your ad must stand out in a busy newsfeed.Because of their success in grab...

By PropertyMinder (AccelerAgent), Modern Tools for the Modern Agent
(PropertyMinder, Inc.)
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ActiveRainers,We just launched a lead capture tool that automatically captures a homeowner’s address. The best part? No website visitor registration is required.Homeowners (a.k.a. – your inevitable home sellers) simply enter their address into the lead capture prompt "What Is My Home Worth". The ...

By Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD, REALTORS® in Clark County, WA
(ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors)
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YouTube Thursdays - join here.   Videos help you connect with potential clients. It's a great way to attract and build organic relationships. But first, you need a plan. If you're committed to producing videos in 2018, you need to give your strategy some serious thought.If you are going to take t...

By Lori Ballen, Digital Marketing Strategist
(Keller Williams Las Vegas)
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In this video, you'll learn how to use [eafl id="11566" name="SEMrush" text="SEMrush"] to find find Pay Per Click  keyword Opportunities with keyword ideas for your Google AdWords campaigns. You'll learn how to spy on your competition, sort and find lower cost per click and lower competition keyw...

By Stephen Fells, Marketing, Technology, Fun and News!
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It's Friday! This weeks deal is a discount on our PowerSite Premium single property Website, available to new and existing customers.  AgencyLogic staff create every PowerSite Premium for you! Each Website is responsive (works on mobile phones) and includes:  Full screen, high-resolution images L...

By Z57 Marketing Team, The #1 Affordable Lead Company
(Z57 Internet Solutions)
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What better way to do some renovations around the house that will increase the value of your home than the beginning of the year? Have your seller leads get ready for that summer selling season by suggesting them a few renovations for their home. 1. Light Bathroom UpdateUpdating the light fixture...

By Charlie Dresen, Steamboat Springs, CO e-Pro
(Steamboat Sotheby's International Realty)
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We all love a good book. But giving clients an entertaining video blog updating them about the Steamboat Springs real estate market and additional information is just plain more entertaining. Let me know what you think?Thanks - Charlie 

By Lori Ballen, Digital Marketing Strategist
(Keller Williams Las Vegas)
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In this Article, we will cover: What is a real estate Blog? Why do we Blog for Real estate? Where to Blog for Real Estate How to Blog for Real Estate 365 Real Estate Blog Topics WHAT IS A REAL ESTATE BLOG?Blogging is a strategy built around content marketing. In the old days, blogging was a diges...
On RealBird, you can easily manage your pending and sold listings too and cumulatively build your online footprint by having more and more single property sites with your contact information published, both for current and past listings.You are also provided with an RSS feed for your sold listing...