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 Janet Murray, Realtor Weymouth MA & South Shore Home Sales
(Costantino Realty Group)
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  Can I Have Your Attention Please...!    Costantino Realty Group was thrilled to SHOWCASE Betsy Tretheway, renowned national speaker, coach, and founder of Cirque Du Sales Training, at our office in Weymouth on Thursday evening, June 22nd.   Cirque Du Sales is a real estate training and coaching...

By Lori Ballen, Digital Marketing Strategist
(Keller Williams Las Vegas)
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We use a table of contents purely to increase the user experience. When a website visitor is reading text, it can be boring and annoying to scroll through to find what they are looking for. A table of contents allows the visitor to click an item and immediately shoot down the page to what they wa...

By Jeanne Dufort, Madison and Lake Oconee GA
(Coldwell Banker Lake Country)
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Posting this from New Orleans, where I'm attending my first National Association of Realtors national convention. One of the highlights of today was a seminar on the use of drones for aerial photography for real estate use. We had two industry experts with the best intel available - the good new...

By Nick and Cindy Davis, CRS,CLHMS,ABR,GRI,CIAS,ALHS,e-PRO,CDPE,SFR
(RE/MAX Premier Group)
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Until just recently, if you wanted an extensive home security system, you not only were required to contend with exorbitant installation fees, but you also had to pay a monthly installment or fee.  See how here 4 all-in-one home security systems for your smart home

By Shawn Cunningham
(RE/MAX Advantage)
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I've come to find that stats can really help you position yourself as an expert in the market. Being able to back up what you're saying with hard data can help you gain credibility and really be the one who people look to in the community. As a part of the GLVAR (Great Las Vegas Association of RE...

By Zurple Marketing Team, Zurple, Client Generation Software for Agents
(Zurple)
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With such a competitive market place for real estate agents, how do you stand out? Zurple has you covered. We put together 5 FREE lead closing tools for you to help you book appointments and close deals. The tools can be found here. 

By Jim Paulson, Owner,Broker
(Progressive Realty (Boise Idaho) www.Progressive-Realty.info)
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Isn't it frustrating as a Realtor that as you drive around your community that your cell phone carrier drops signal or doesn't have data service in certain parts of your market?  I think I finally found the answer:  Google Fi.Why, because unlike every other carrier, it isn't just one carrier.  Wa...

By Tammy Emineth, Content Marketer, SEO Teacher, Website Fixer
(Personal SEO - Website SEO and Real Estate Marketing)
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 To Syndicate: repeat or make available on other mediums or sources.Syndicated Content: Share or repeat summaries or full renditions of previously published articles or post.I'm not talking about the syndicated reruns of Gilligan's Island, but your own content shared elsewhere from where it was o...

By Lori Ballen, Digital Marketing Strategist
(Keller Williams Las Vegas)
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In Facebook, you can now compare your ad set strategies with Facebook Ad Split Testing. You can now test 2-3 ad sets with different delivery strategies to see which gives you the best Lead generation results.[ Play Tutorial Video Below] How to do a Facebook Ad Split Test Choose your Variable How ...

By SmartZip Analytics, SmartZip
(SmartZip)
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Telemarketers. Virtual assistants. Lead scrubbers. There are many terms used to describe “inside sales agents,” an industry role that has taken off over the last few years. But few of these descriptors fully encapsulate the role of an inside sales agent (ISA), which is to:  Respond to inbound cal...

By Lori Ballen, Digital Marketing Strategist
(Keller Williams Las Vegas)
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INTRODUCTION | HOW TO HIRE AN SEO FOR YOUR REAL ESTATE WEBSITEYour website may be beautiful, but if it's not generating and capturing leads, it's not functional. In fact, you may be downright invisible to prospects. It may be time to hire an SEO, a Search Engine Optimizer, who can give your websi...

By Zurple Marketing Team, Zurple, Client Generation Software for Agents
(Zurple)
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Continuing real estate agent success is what Zurple is all about. In that interest, we created A Seller’s Guide to Home Improvement for you, the Active Rain audience. This lead closing infographic will help you:  Stay top-of-mind with your seller leads Stand out from your competition Help your se...

By Nick and Cindy Davis, CRS,CLHMS,ABR,GRI,CIAS,ALHS,e-PRO,CDPE,SFR
(RE/MAX Premier Group)
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More marketers are turning to a technology referred to as ringless voicemail, which allows users to connect directly to a person’s voice mailbox without their phone ringing. See details here FCC Evaluates Utilization of Ringless Voicemail

By SmartZip Analytics, SmartZip
(SmartZip)
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It’s a topic covered exhaustively at every real estate conference, every coaching call, every new agent orientation: Technology is your friend, but it isn’t your savior. New tools, apps and systems can help you win more deals by making you more productive and engaged…but they can’t bridge the gap...

By Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome
( HomeRome Realty 410-530-2400)
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 Tonight was very special. It was the Franklin Square  Family Medicine Residency  Class of 2017 Graduation Celebration McCormick & Schmick's      The 2017 Lee Rome Memorial Award was presented to Dr. Ypapanti Meris    Dr. Joyce  King                                                                ...

By Jan Green, HomeSmart Elite Group, REALTOR®, EcoBroker, GREEN
(Value Added Service, 602-620-2699)
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Reviewing photos for Dick Greenberg's photo contest provided lots of room for improvement.   About 4 years ago I was working with a buyer and happened upon a home that I thought might fit their needs.  This home was a "remodeled" home in Central Phoenix that looked like it still needed lots of wo...

By Nick and Cindy Davis, CRS,CLHMS,ABR,GRI,CIAS,ALHS,e-PRO,CDPE,SFR
(RE/MAX Premier Group)
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Not another new scheme to be Leary of! Scammers use a novel technique to gain access to computer data in a three-step process. First, they convince a computer user that they have a virus. Then they convince you that they can fix it. See details here  The next new scheme: The ‘You have a virus’ po...

By Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers, Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ
(Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty)
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Kevin Vitali "You need to be licensed- Using a drone commercially (for your real estate business) requires you to have a remote pilots license. It requires studying flight maps learning weather systems and passing a test.  Don't do it without a license!"Right on target - and - re-blog! I recently...

By Lori Ballen, Digital Marketing Strategist
(Keller Williams Las Vegas)
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These tutorials include tools that I, Lori Ballen, use in my every day lead generation strategies. It’s important that you realize it’s not the tools that are necessary for you to use, it’s the concepts that you need to learn. If you have the budget to afford these tools, then by all means, dive...

By Lori Ballen, Digital Marketing Strategist
(Keller Williams Las Vegas)
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CONTACT: Lori Ballen Ballen Brands 702-917-0755 team@ballenbrands.com BallenBrands.com Ballen Brands Launches New Real Estate Agent Website ThemeBallen Brands, a marketing company for real estate agents, has launched a new theme for their real estate agent websites, known to many as BREW (Ballen ...