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 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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Guest Blogging Mania?Is Guest  Posting Mania or Helpful? As a fellow Virtual Assistant, I'm sure you have a great deal of knowledge and experience to share. One of the VERY BEST ways to share that knowledge is to write about it and share it with others.I have been a Virtual Assistant since 1996 ...

By Brad Andersohn, ActiveBrad - 707.646.1876
(Director of Education & Industry Outreach at eXp Realty & RE Tech Campus)
Comments 13
The Real Estate Technology Cloud Campus is OPEN to ALL real estate professionals around the World. Where do you go to socialize and connect with other agents and brokers from around the country? Some go to the annual NAR Conference for a few days, or to Inman Connect twice a year in NYC or SFO et...

By Sheri Sperry - MCNE®, (928) 274-7355 ~ YOUR Solutions REALTOR®
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
Comments 46
What is the Most Difficult Image To ShootandProcess? Bathrooms! The picture above was from a listing that sold in 1 week back in 2014.  This picture still holds the record for time to process a picture.  Every one of those reflections had to be taken out.  I help my husband take the pictures.  He...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 19
Every picture is put through LightRoom program and adjustments outside the camera are made. What is the Most Difficult Image To Shoot and Process?   Bathrooms!  The picture above was from a listing that sold in 1 week back in 2014.  This picture still holds the record for time to process a pictur...

By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 3
This re-post should help Sheri Sperry - MCNE® to get closer to 500,000.And of course, great tips in this post.What Is The Most Difficult Picture To Process For a Listing Shoot? What is the Most Difficult Image To Shoot and Process?   Bathrooms!  The picture above was from a listing that sold in 1...

By Sharon Tara, New Hampshire Home Stager
(Sharon Tara Transformations)
Comments 30
Last month I wrote a post, Personal Photos Create Personal Connections, in which I shared a before and after picture of a vintage photo I had restored for a client. Several people have asked how I edited the photo. I've often thought about making a tutorial video on photo editing, but didn't know...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
Comments 4
Wow.  Packed full of Information.  I will certainly keep this post close at hand. Thanks for the Valuable  data.. This is the second article I'm writing in a series of redeveloping my primary real estate website. We are now generating an average of 80 registered visitors per day, and we've outgro...

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)
Comments 3
Where Do You Sell Property?Real Estate is Local and So Is SEOWhere do you sell property? Where do you tend to find most of your clients? Where are most of your clients buying or selling? Real Estate is Local and So Is SEO!LOCALLY RIGHT?How many international clients do you typically get each year...

By Darren Copeland, Darren Copeland
(Leader One Financial)
Comments 5
Yesterday I had a meeting with a former client who runs an SEO business, and his sales pitch can be summed up as one phrase: "Local SEO can help you grow, and I can do that for you."  While I ended up not buying his services (yet) because I've got a great assistant who has a basic knowledge of th...
Check out this video to learn more about content marketing and how diversifying your strategy can help drive more traffic to your real estate website. Video highlights include: 9 different content marketing strategies Important statistics Free app suggestions Analytics recommendations [Watch on Y...

By Stephen Fells
(AgencyLogic)
Comments 0
'Deep work' will make you better at what you do. You will achieve more in less time. And feel the sense of true fulfillment that comes from the mastery of a skill.Cal Newport is an Assistant Professor of Computer Science at Georgetown University. In addition to studying the theoretical foundation...

By Jeff Pearl, Full Service Full Time Realtor
(RE/MAX Distinctive / LIC in VA)
Comments 135
 If I had the time, I could easily put together a list of 100 sources of free photos for bloggers and web designers. But anyone should be able to pick 3 or more favorite sources from this list, or find one of the many other sources of free photos. Notice that google images isn't on this list. As ...

By Sam Shueh, mba, cdpe, reopro, pe
( (408) 425-1601)
Comments 6
                                                                                Sam Shueh                                                            Realty One Group                                                            Campbell, CA IBMEarly on I recall many people who could not say computer...

By Michael Mahoney, Greater Boston Keller Williams Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Serving Greater Boston)
Comments 3
SENDOUTCARDS For Realtors Training Webinar Friday 4-7-2017 @ 1:00 Sendoutcards for Realtors Webinar TrainingOur Next Sendoutcards for Realtors Webinar will Be on 4/7/2017 @ 1:00 PM ESTTODAY @ 3:00 PM – I am hosting a webinar on Sendoutcards. For those of you have looked at it, you may want to loo...

By Anthony Acosta - ALLATLANTACONDOS.COM, Associate Broker
(Harry Norman, REALTORS® )
Comments 4
For Immediate Release – Anthony Acosta of Atlanta HorizonView Group Earned the prestigious Quality Service Certified® March 2017 For the first time a standard of service and accountability is being offered to consumers in the area of real estate service quality and customer satisfaction. Anthony ...

By Joan Cox, Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time
(Metro Brokers - House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373)
Comments 34
 I saw this product being presented on The Today Show, and wanted to know more about it and how it would benefit my home office.   I saw it as a "tower" and plugging in all the different plugs would be at different angles, but never found that product.  We don't have many power outages, but when ...

By Mark Harbison, R, CIPS - GRI
(Coldwell Banker Island Properties)
Comments 0
The turnout for the Maui Energy Conference last week was just over 350 people. This is the highest level of attendance yet, in its four year history. Given Maui's position as a focal point in the development and application of renewable energy technologies, it was a natural choice for the confere...

By Nick and Cindy Davis, CRS,CLHMS,ABR,GRI,CIAS,ALHS,e-PRO,CDPE,SFR
(RE/MAX Premier Group)
Comments 2
We have just made finding your new home even easier. We have incorporated a new mapping feature for our clients. Try it out and you will see how this can help you be in your new home soon! Try it out here Use Our New Mapping Feature to Find Your New Home  

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
Comments 9
How can you wrong with not following Melissa Zavala.  I have her book on The Essential Daily Planner for Real Estate Agents and give it to Newbies and my agents.     When I was a little girl, I used to see all of these well-dressed women driving fancy cars and putting up For Sale signs in my neig...

By Michael Mahoney, Greater Boston Keller Williams Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty Serving Greater Boston)
Comments 1
Sendoutcards for Realtors Using it For Neighbor Open HousesSendoutcards for Realtors is an effective tool for getting neighbor only open houses invitations out to the neighborhood so that you can chat up the neighbors and see who may have a buyer or may want to list their property.If you are inte...