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 Jenniffer Lee, Broker/Owner/Realtor at RE/MAX Comple Solutions
(RE/MAX Complete Solutions)
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Thanks Lee Davenport for sharing these interesting tools! As featured in Inman News.   Getting started in real estate is...  a rush...  amazing...  scary...  overwhelming...  exciting...   and so many more mixed emotions! No matter how unsure you may be about describing the start of your real est...

By Matthew DeFede, Specializing in Bergen & Essex County Real Estate
(Realty Executives Elite Homes)
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By April @ Chime Technologies, We market for agents, build CRM and tools. Ask me!
(Chime)
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Geographic farming is super-important when you’re trying to make a fresh impression in a new market...and we all know that life's a lot easier when your key farming tools are integrated with the rest of your system. That's why Chime has acquired GeographicFarm! GeographicFarm is full-service mark...

By Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers, Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ
(Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty)
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Lee Davenport "Giving people items of value (also known as lead magnets) with EACH connection that makes them glad to give you their contact information and hear from you again, eventually becoming either a client, fan, or both."Right on target - and - re-blog! Also featured on Inman News.   You ...

By Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA, Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties
(www.HugginsHomes.com)
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I have two sites I've hosted with #GoDaddy for many, many years.  I'm even one of their "Pro" customers as I manage my own company site (www.HugginsHomes.com) with them as well as up to five other sites with them. After the recent email server outage/delay I decided to move to Amazon Web Services...

By PropertyMinder Inc., Modern Tools for the Modern Agent
(PropertyMinder, Inc.)
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Howdy ActiveRainers,Quick question - how do “changes that would make homebuying less attractive” sound?* Yeah, not so pleasant. I know.Yesterday I came across this headline: “The California Association of Realtors says the Republican Tax Reform Plan will eliminate the incentive for people to buy ...

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 Home Value Leads
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This article was originally published on the Home Value Leads blog.AR...VR... As a real estate agent, you may have heard about or read tons about these two technologies. They may seem like science fiction, but as you can already tell, they are starting to take over a number of industries by storm...

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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Real Estate Social Media is Like...A lot of people and businesses aren’t sure how social media works and why they should use it. Sometimes, it’s hard to understand the concept of Social Media Marketing and Blogging Stratgies. To picture it, imagine it like this. . . Real Estate Social media is li...

By Nicole Ocean, "Your BPO Expert!"
(BPO Automation Group & BPO University)
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Special Video Announcement 12/14/2016    Doing Your Fannie Mae and/or Equator Orders By Hand?There is a Better Way With AMNForms and Our 90% BPO AutoFill Software! We've found the perfect way to help you automate filling in 90% of your Fannie Mae AMN BPO orders as well as Equator's BPO and MMR o...

By CJ Hays, Reputation Marketing & Websites for Realtors
(Agent Reputation)
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I was reading posts in the Lab Coat Agents Facebook group and came across a discussion about real estate website designers. One company had mentioned their sites were WordPress which is a good thing. So, if I buy their website, and if I was already familiar with WordPress, then I would assume the...

By CJ Hays, Reputation Marketing & Websites for Realtors
(Agent Reputation)
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Most people who know me, know that I believe YouTube needs to be a "best freind" for the online marketing of Realtors. YouTube is owned by Google and Google wants to deliver video search results.I do need to address an issue I am running across with some of my new clients and prospects. They don'...

By Brivity Platform, Manage. Market. Communicate. Convert. Get leads
(Brivity)
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With Brivity Valuations, you get 10 customizable valuation sites to use in your business. They are ridiculously easy to set up (in fact, we can even set them up for you for a small fee). Here are some examples of different ways that our clients use these sites.1.  Leverage Your SphereYou probably...

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 Jay McHugh, YOUR SendOutCard Mentor
(SendOutCards-Appreciation Marketing Expert)
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  Click here to view the Replay   Many of you continued to text and call me about SendOutCards....here is the reply to anwer many of your questions....  Feel free to log onto www.myrandomactsofcardness.com to join or to send a Free card....This will change your business in a very good way......  

By Z57 Marketing Team, The #1 Affordable Lead Company
(Z57 Internet Solutions)
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Video will soon be taking over all of social media. Why? Because it’s the most engaging form of content! Think about it, would you rather watch a movie or spend two hours looking through a picture book? According to Popular Science, Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, stated in his announcement of Fac...

By David O'Doherty, Clayton NC Homes, Raleigh, NC
(Raleigh Realty Inc)
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I did a video of this property at 107 Sicily Drive in Clayton a while ago and I got a bit carried away with my new iPad......It was BAD.I had Bobby Carroll with Dakno Marketing (check them out they do an awesome job creating web sites for RE agents) look at it and he gave it the Roger Ebert take ...

By PropertyMinder Inc., Modern Tools for the Modern Agent
(PropertyMinder, Inc.)
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 Hey ActiveRainers,Tim here. How's business going?Remember that "get more listings" promo I mentioned a while back? It's still up for grabs.Just to recap, it includes:- Increasing your listings.- Saving hundreds of dollars each year.- Protecting your homesellers from the competition.- One-on-one ...

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 Jackye Mumphrey, The West Atlanta Real Estate Maven
(Keller Williams Realty Cityside)
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    DESCRIPTION Ever wonder how agents seem to draw deals out of thin air? Ever wonder how to attract the clients you really want? Do you want to build a fan base and don't have a big budget?   Find out how to do all of these things and so much more as Jackye Mumphrey the Real Estate Maven share...