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 Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
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Flex fuel vehicles have been on the road for more than a decade and some hybrid vehicles are in their third generation. But now, automotive engineers believe that the hydrogen fuel cell is the best bet as an alternative power source for cars of the future. By far the most-environmentally clean fu...

By Mike Carlos, Realtor, Tallahassee FL
(Keller Williams Town & Country Realty)
Comments 182
Text messaging 101-I have to say that the people that came up with all these really have alot of time on their hands...but I am glad for it because it is really neat!  Tought I would share to get everyone up to spead. Smiley Faces -  Showing Emotions In Text ChatA 'smiley face', often called a sm...

By Stephen Fells, Marketing, Technology, Fun and News!
(AgencyLogic)
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Phishing is defined as:"the attempt to obtain sensitive information such as usernames, passwords, and credit card details (and money), often for malicious reasons, by disguising as a trustworthy entity in an electronic communication."In other words it's an email that pretends to be from a legitim...

By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(LAER Realty Partners)
Comments 2
My market reports do get lots of clicks here.I am not surprised. It is ActiveRain, afterall.Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor says ---I Cannot Believe I Got That Many Clicks on My ActiveRain Blog Posts  I Got How Many Clicks on My ActiveRain Blog Posts..Really?   I went through the top clicks on my Act...

By Stephen Fells, Marketing, Technology, Fun and News!
(AgencyLogic)
Comments 1
A single property Website helps agents, brokers, home owners and others involved in real estate to market a single home using the highest form of personalized marketing. The Websites are used in listing presentations and serve as the single richest source of information about one home online.  Ea...

By Stephen Fells, Marketing, Technology, Fun and News!
(AgencyLogic)
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Some know, many don't; Facebook controls what you see. For the purposes of this blog post we'll keep things simple and will show you how you have some control over it. First it's important to understand that Facebook defaults to what it calls 'Top Stories' - that means it decides, based on lots o...

By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
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I think that driverless cars are coming sooner than later and they will have a huge impact on our homes, neighborhoods, lifestyles and the economy:  Are you ready for the coming shift to driverless cars? While it might seem like some sort of futuristic vision, the truth is that driverless vehicle...

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 25
Are you still using a fax machine for real estate? Easy for me to mock, but what the hey. I cannot believe it took me so long to think of this. Probably because when things work like they are supposed to work, you don't go around looking for ways to change them. Especially if you're like me, a bu...

By Kristin Hamilton CA Realtor, (909) 557-6966, GREEN, SFR, CHS-Redlands/Loma Lind
(Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 90
 I Got How Many Clicks on My ActiveRain Blog Posts..Really?   I went through the top clicks on my ActiveRain Blog and found the top 7 posts for 2013 and 2012. Here is a chart with titles and # of clicks.     I then divided the posts up into three groups; Realtor Issues, Internet & Websites, and R...

By Jackie - computer-training-atlanta.com, Learn to leverage technology to get more done.
(770.498.7333)
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Quickbooks Training Atlanta | Computer Based, Hands-on, Small Group InstructionFor additional information, visit http://www.QuickbooksTrainingAtlanta.com or call 770.498.7333 The instructor is a Quickbooks expert and Accounting Professional. Why attend this Atlanta Quickbooks training class? Thes...

By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
Comments 6
  You can have sophisticated pieces of safety equipment installed in your car that are like those in luxury cars like Infiniti and Mercedes-Benz, according to a report in Money. Rear- and Side-View Cameras. In the Infiniti EX35, they show video of areas outside the vehicle that may be hard to see...

By Lori Ballen, Digital Marketing Strategist
(Keller Williams Las Vegas)
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Video Tutorial1. Research Topics2. Choose a Topic3. Evaluate Competition4. Select a focus keyword5. Title the blog post using your focus keyword6. Include your focus keyword in your URL7. Include the focus keyword in the first paragraph8. Include focus keyword in one H2 heading9. Include focus ke...

By Marte Cliff, your real estate writer
(Marte Cliff Copywriting)
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This is a task I tend to put off, just because it's time-consuming and boring.What is it? Checking the links on my website. With my "super-fast" Hughes Net connection (downloading today at a smokin' 178 kbps) waiting for each page to appear (or not) severely tests my patience. Today I decided it ...

By Joe McCord, Making It Rain On The Regular
(Property Investment Wise)
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As a real estate agent or someone who buys or sells real estate in any capacity, it is important that you have a robust online presence. Part of this presence includes having a website that is easy to find, easy to navigate and is full of good content. Let's take a look at how you can meet those ...

By Gary DiGrazia, Sr., Probate Real Estate Expert Training
(EXP Realty )
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By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
Comments 9
I've seen a number of questions about IDX and websites in the Q&A section recently.  All of those looking for information about this topic should read this post from Lori Ballen :  Integrating IDX in your real estate website will ensure that your website can show the property listings on the webs...

By Lise Howe, Assoc. Broker and Attorney Licensed in DC, MD, VA,
(Keller Williams Capital Properties)
Comments 23
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 Jim Garcia | Douglas County Real Estate, Most Recommended Realtor
(Jim Garcia | Douglas County Real Estate)
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Stay on Top of the Game by Keeping Up with TechnologyThe real estate market in certain areas of the United States is currently hot, so houses can literally go under contract within hours of being placed on the market. Buyers must proceed quickly if they want to purchase a home. Actually, quickly ...

By Bryon Crosby, The Eugene Home Group
(Keller Williams)
Comments 3
Ways to use the free Buffer App to market Real Estate   It is no surprise that social media is a great way to grow your real estate business.   NAR stats tell us that most prospective home buyers and home sellers start their search on the internet. Also, social media makes up 7 of the 12 most tra...

By Stephen Fells, Marketing, Technology, Fun and News!
(AgencyLogic)
Comments 0
It's Friday! This weeks deal is buy one single property Website license, get one free! And this is open to new and existing customers. That's a $50 saving!  Our most frequently asked questions: Q: Is the domain name included?A: Yes! Q: Are there additional or recurring charges/costs?A: No! Q: Whe...