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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Thanks to Joshua Jarvis of Duluth GA for these excellent tips for improving our presence on the internet.  Following this advice will reap some great benefits:  Real Estate Agents who have been using Search Engine Optimization (SEO) for a while know should know that there are always new innovatio...

By Hugh Thomas Lorch, Specializing In Luxury Homes
(Sterling Fine Properties)
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I thought this well worth sharing..How to make a viral video explained from head to toe by the best..Live Event September 15th .. Register Now!Guest List:Harmon Brothers #1 Creators of Viral Videos .. Have you seen the Squatty Potty or Pooporrri commercials? (500 Million Views)Russell Brunson Fou...

By Claude Cross, Charlotte NC Homes For Sale
(Homes By Cross, Inc. )
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How to Show Your Home for Sale with a Virtual Open HouseEffective online marketing is a primary key to quickly sell your Lake Wylie house for sale. The numbers clearly show that your property’s online presence can make or break whether you get top dollar for your home as well. Eighty-six percent ...

By Real Bird
(RealBird Inc.)
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1) Faster social media sharing: you can now upload your primary picture together with the brief listing info, which cuts down the time significantly. Create a basic listing site in less than a minute and share it to social media easily using the new confirmation page. Since you already have the f...

By Jason Crouch, Broker - Austin Texas Real Estate (512-796-7653)
(Austin Texas Homes, LLC)
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I have been licensed and selling full-time in Austin since 1997, so I'm fast approaching my 18 year anniversary in the business. Years ago, I remember seeing all of those letters after agents' names and I remember wondering what they were for: CRS, GRI, ABR, CCIM? I have owned my own company sinc...

By Rei Mesa
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Realty)
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Just about every Boca Raton homeowner has already heard about the wonderful benefits of hybrid cars. One is that hybrid cars make great gifts for several reasons. So, you shouldn't be reluctant to give somebody one. And you can't wrap a hybrid car in wrapping paper, but it will still look very pr...

By Carlos Cardo, Providing Professional Service on a Personal Level
(RE/MAX Allegiance)
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3D Virtual Reality Listings Embrace The Change I currently offer a Free 3d Virtual Reality Listing package on ALL my listings. Why all listings? Because regardless of the price of the home it is somebody's castle and it is going to be someone else's castle soon! You can see the impact of the 3D V...

By Jason Wells, Esq., Expansion Mega Team in AZ, CA, UT and WA.
(PressPlay Realty Network of Keller Williams East Valley)
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  Emerging technologies such as 360 photos/videos and walkthroughs, as well as virtual reality and augmented reallity may one day change the way buyers preview and even select their real estate purchases. That day is likely 15-20 years away still even as technology begins making it possible, the ...

By Jim Paulson, Owner,Broker
(Progressive Realty (Boise Idaho) www.Progressive-Realty.info)
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I am amazed that many Realtors still have not come into the digital age and invested in a digital camera.I was trying to remember when I first invested in my first digital camera and think it was back in 1999 when I got my Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) designation from the National Assoc...

By Corinne Guest, Managing Broker, The Choice of Professionals
(Barrington Realty Company)
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Today we had a question in the Q & A about a blog feed not showing on an AR members profile. Many did not even know they had the ability to add a feed. Kathleen Daniels asked me to write a short post because it appears many do not make use of their profile on Realtor.com at all.Here's what we sho...

By Craig Daniels, Technology Instructor/Project Consultant
(Tech Training for You!)
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Photography is part of modern daily life now. Think about it. You carry a camera (in the shape of a mobile phone) with you at all times in your pocket (or purse). How many photos did you take today? how many this week? this month? this year? One of my all time favorite tech tools relates to worki...

By Joshua Jarvis, Putting the REAL in Real Estate in Gwinnett County
(Hannon Properties - Atlanta Real Estate)
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Real Estate Agents who have been using Search Engine Optimization (SEO) for a while know should know that there are always new innovations on SEO procedures. This is why it helps to always update our SEO strategies especially on local business to make sure that our businesses will always be on to...

By Jeff Dowler, The Southern California Relocation Dude - Carlsbad
(Solutions Real Estate )
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If you have any interest in Pinterest, and you should, Kyle's informative post provides the tips you need to follow to ensure success with this very popular social media site in your real estate business.  How To Succeed On Pinterest For Real Estate Pinterest is one of the best social media netwo...

By Tammy Emineth, Content Marketer, SEO Teacher, Website Fixer
(Personal SEO - Website SEO and Real Estate Marketing)
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Oh, the dilemma! As an SEO person (I hate using the word 'expert' or 'pro' because we are always learning and things are always changing), we constantly work on making sites load faster, appeal to Google and follow all the rules.  But as a consumer, I want a pretty site, easy to read, attractive,...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
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In case you missed this great article from Kyle Hiscock on Pinterest.  Pinterest has been wonderful for me.  I'm currently getting over 15,000 clicks/month to my website from Pinterest.  I have an article on my site with Pinterest tips, so feel free to check it out. All I can say is, I WISH I HAD...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
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 I have never been able to accomplish much on Pinterest.  Glad for some Tips.  How To Succeed On Pinterest For Real Estate Pinterest is one of the best social media networks for real estate agents who are using it correctly.  Pinterest is responsible for driving the most traffic to my real estate...

By Michael Sorensen (773) 987-8224, Chicago Discount Drone Realtor | 50% Buyer Rebate
(CHICAGOLAND BROKERS)
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Chicago Top Discount Drone Realtors | Illinois Real Estate Agents Using DronesMichael Sorensen, Real Estate Broker @ Chicagoland Brokers | 250+ Deals ClosedTel (773) 987-8224 | Website | Sales Record | Testimonials | Contact us Sell Faster with Drone Pix & Aerial PhotographyGet More! Pay Less! Sa...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
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No ...not at all. Wish I knew more. Today we had a question in the Q & A about a blog feed not showing on an AR members profile. Many did not even know they had the ability to add a feed. Kathleen Daniels asked me to write a short post because it appears many do not make use of their profile on R...

By Kevin Vitali, Helping Massachusetts Home Buyers and Home Sellers
(EXIT Realty- Massachusetts Short Sales & Residential Sales)
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I recently wrote a post over on my main blog on how using a drone for aerial stills and video can provide enhanced marketing for our home sellers. Aerial views, for now, offer a unique view to capture a home buyers attention.  The newness and novelty alone will draw in home buyers. The other thin...

By Robert Newman, Creating Enduring Online Marketing Results
(Inbound Real Estate Marketing L.L.C.)
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I built a website using the Agent Evolution theme.  Agent Evolution is Word Press theme builder that focus's on Real Estate. They have been recognized as one of the countries top if not THE top real estate theme builder. Wp Beginner named this on of the themes for realtors in 2017.  IDX broker bo...