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 Lee Davenport, Learn With Lee Real Estate Coaching & Consulting
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Also featured on Inman News.   You know real estate in your target area like the back of your hand.  But, we all know that means very little if you have zero, zip, zilch home seller or buyer prospects.  If your leads pipeline seems to have dried up like a biscuit nuked in the microwave, "then le...

By Tammy Emineth, Content Marketer, SEO Teacher, Website Fixer
(Personal SEO - Website SEO and Real Estate Marketing)
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I spoke with someone that had 3000 likes on a Facebook page and absolutely no interaction; not one lead.Someone else came up #1 on Google for a keyword with no sign ups or click-throughs.Why not?Because they're not going for the right people and the right answers.Page rank on Google and search en...

By Linda Itskovitz, All-in-one visual property marketing in 3D and VR
(Matterport)
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Real estate agents - do you have the innovative tools you need to win listings and beat the competition? Watch our real estate marketing webinar to learn how 3D tours and VR walkthroughs are helping agents impress sellers, improve their marketing, & crush their competition. Our speakers will give...

By Linda Itskovitz, All-in-one visual property marketing in 3D and VR
(Matterport)
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“Open houses are only a couple of hours a week, but when you have Matterport virtual reality, we can be open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.” Gregg Lynn, Sotheby’s International Realty  Don’t fall behind the competition! 76% of survey real estate professionals from RE/MAX, Keller ...

By Real Bird
(RealBird Inc.)
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We are in the process of final testing a new RealBird Featured Listing Wordpress plugin for self-hosted Wordpress real estate sites/blogs. We are now running the beta plugin in production on one of our blogs at https://nearmerentals.com/2209-franklin-st-ne-washington-dc-20018/  Take a look to see...

By Lise Howe, Assoc. Broker and Attorney Licensed in DC, MD, VA,
(Long and Foster)
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I have never felt the need or standing to do a Product Review - but my recent experience with the website company Kunversion has moved me to share my opinion of them.  Two years ago at the end of September I signed up for a Kunversion website.  It was a newish company at that time and then it got...

By Tim Maitski, Truth, Excellence and a Good Deal
(Atlanta Communities Real Estate Brokerage)
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 Augmented Reality with HomeSnap app  Key PointsSee the superimposed property lines as you walk around with your iPhone camera This is just too neat.  Hopefully, they will have it up and running soon. Check out the video to see how you can have the property lines superimposed when you walk the pr...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
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 Listings is the Name Of The Game..Great information.  “Open houses are only a couple of hours a week, but when you have Matterport virtual reality, we can be open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.” Gregg Lynn, Sotheby’s International Realty     Don’t fall behind the competition! 76...

By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty, Your Clarksville Real Estate Professional)
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Camera Wars, Tammy Made Me Do It. Tammy Lankford wrote a post the other day titled Renee Burrows inspired me to spend money. Tammy was having issues with her Kodak camera and either needed to upgrade lenses or upgrade cameras. So after reading Renee’s post she upgraded her camera. She selected a ...

By Kathy Goldman, Social Media & Marketing for Real Estate
(REVA Online | SEO Boost For Real Estate, Social Media Marketing for Real Estate and Real Estate Blogging Expert)
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Successful Video MarketingWell, are you a Successful Video Marketing Agent? Here we are...It's Friday. Been outta town last week playing cowgirl . Oh, And I visited my parents too! And last week was overwhelming. You guys keep me hopping!Today I thought we would delve into the wide-wide world of ...

By Hugh Thomas Lorch, Specializing In Luxury Homes
(Sterling Fine Properties)
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Here's an example I came across on Facebook that is typical of 90% of real estate videos..And this was done and most are by a video media company and probably cost $500+Luxury Listing In ArizonaWHAT"S WRONG? The biggest mistake by far is the lack of a great Call To Action at the end .. If you wan...

By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty, Your Clarksville Real Estate Professional)
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Increase Your Chances of Being Found on Google This has been a week of technology learning from taking webinars to a local Tech Day at my local board to our regional Bar Camp in Nashville. With so many tips and ideas flying around I want to share one that an SEO Specialist, Ross Jones from Nashvi...

By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty, Your Clarksville Real Estate Professional)
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Using Pinterest To Build a HouseMany of you know that I have been in the process of building a new house the last few months and we are getting close, really close to our move in date. One of the new social media sites has been a great help to me during the building process is Pinterest. Here's h...
www.marketingsoc.us Hello! My name is Kurt. ► I'm a real estate content writer and residential listing online promoter. I'm guessing many of you have seen my posts on here that I do for many agents. I promote mostly on interative social media sharing sites. I work for alot of agents nationwide. O...

By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty, Your Clarksville Real Estate Professional)
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Video Field TripShooting video doesn’t have to be complicated. Try taking a field trip for a couple of hours and capture some video to use in your marketing. The types of videos that people want to see are neighborhoods, local parks and points of interest. My assistant, Jade and I like to take a ...

By Gary Frimann, REALTOR and Broker
(Eagle Ridge Realty / Signature Homes & Estates)
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For all California Realtors, here is a list of the forms updates on zipForm that will be released the week of Novemeber 26, 2012.  Your online forms access will update automatically, and your desktop forms will need to be manually updated.This information was provided to me  by my local board, bu...

By Gary Frimann, REALTOR and Broker
(Eagle Ridge Realty / Signature Homes & Estates)
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MONOPRICE.COM While surfing the net for some inexpensive HDMI cable for my home theater, I read a review and somebody recommended this place to by all the cables and interconnects.  What I found was an incredible place to get accessories for all sort of one's electronic devices!  The prices were ...

By Gary Frimann, REALTOR and Broker
(Eagle Ridge Realty / Signature Homes & Estates)
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  I'm not sure if it is a good addiction or a bad addiction, or a good and bad addiction.  All I know is that I've observed a lot of people lately with their Smart Phones, either in the grocery store, at Starbucks, in a restaurant and occassional texting while driving.  I've also ween my wife, wh...

By Kathleen Daniels, San Jose Homes for Sale - Probate Broker
(KD Realty - 408.972.1822)
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Maximize Article TrafficTurn your articles to Live-Talkingvideos and double your traffic. I signed up for the Free 14 Day Trial for Article Video Robot. It did take me a little longer than three minutes to convert my first article into a Video. Since creating my first Article Video Robot it now t...

By Brivity Platform, Manage. Market. Communicate. Convert. Get leads
(Brivity)
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This is my biggest secret. For four years I have been planning and building and connecting the dots. The fact that we have to pay for 20 different software services, re-enter leads, listings, and pendings, and end up using what I can only describe as the creme of the crap software services ticks ...