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.

Trending blogs on Real Estate Technology & Tools

 

By RealSupport, Inc., - Virtual Real Estate Marketing
(RealSupport Inc.)
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A large part of our job, as real estate virtual assistants, is to find ways to find the best, most efficient tools that our clients can use to complete their high-priority marketing tasks. While many of our efforts focus on the most tech-centric methods, we still assist many of our clients with m...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Fall Back This is a wonderful example of the power of video for a message to your database. Please visit the original blog if you wish to leave comments. YouTube Thursdays - Oct 30, 2014 - “Fall Back” with Video    YouTube Thursdays reminds you to make your emails visually appealing with a short ...

By PropertyMinder Inc., Modern Tools for the Modern Agent
(PropertyMinder, Inc.)
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Hey, Heads up: this Wednesday, December 21st marks both Winter Solstice (shortest day and longest night of the year) AND Look on the Bright Side Day.Coincidence? I think not. Your leads and clients will be deprived of extra daylight, which might make them extra cranky – especially if it’s chilly ...

By Kerry L Klun, 321-626-5868
(Palm Realty)
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 Palm Realty's own Jay Speicher has gotten 564 Hidden Hollow Dr on Merritt Island under contract. This custom waterfront home was listed at $309,900 and featured:                                                                                                         Fabulous waterfront location ...

By Kathleen Daniels, San Jose Homes for Sale - Probate Broker
(KD Realty - 408.972.1822)
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As an Independent San Jose real estate Broker I own and manage three sites on the Internet. The Internet is known by me to be the Land of Oz and Thieves. I write and publish my own content, pages, posts, graphics, photos, video, etc., on my San Jose Homes for Sale and San Jose Probate Real Estate...

By Kathleen Daniels, San Jose Homes for Sale - Probate Broker
(KD Realty - 408.972.1822)
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I been getting those damn upgrade to Windows 10 messages pushed to me on my laptop of months.  I ignore them as much as possible by simply clicking the little x in the upper right corner.  I feel my privacy is invaded with those message constantly being sent to my computer.  I'm an adult. I know ...

By Jeffrey Masich, Arizona Homes and Land to Buy or Sell
(HomeSmart in Scottsdale, Arizona)
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Yes, the Smart Phone and Tablet are important pieces of technology that we use. However, that car that gets us from here to there needs attention also. No one wants to be late to the next home showing appointment, but when that automobile engine light comes on or you hear a strange sound, it may ...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Pinterest Group Boards   Florida real estate professional Toni Weidman has provided an easy to understand explanation of the use of Pinterest group boards. Please take advantage of the opportunities to share Pinterest boards. Please visit the original blog if you wish to leave comments.   Group B...

By Homesnap Pro App, The 5-star app that puts the MLS in your phone
(Homesnap)
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 Why Social Media Postcards, flyers and brochures work well and serve a purpose, but the advertising landscape is changing, and you won’t keep up with your peers if you don’t broaden your reach. Social media marketing expert Gary Vaynerchuk emphasized the importance of social media exposure durin...

By Brad Andersohn, ActiveBrad - 707.646.1876
(Director of Education & Industry Outreach at eXp Realty & RE Tech Campus)
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In this post I'd love to show you how to co-brand some of your real estate content marketing practices.I have taught this class a few times in our cloud Campus and would love to invite some of you in for a repeat and detailed training webinar on how to do this for free? Details to join me below.....

By Wanda Kubat-Nerdin, St. George Area Preferred Real Estate Agent.
(Preferred St George Utah Area Real Estate Agent | PK Real Estate Utah South)
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Piggybacking is a child's game.  Due to the influx of new agents in the area, it is pertinent to set them straight right away on the requirements of maintaining responsibility as a capable professional. Teach them to be less like high school students or college roomies who ask to borrow things th...

By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(Keller Williams Realty)
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Barbara Todaro shares her 'success' secret in this re-post.(This post was written in June 2010!) A question she asks here is -What's On Your Silver Platter???  Blogging is a daily task for me.  There have been many posts on the topic of why people blog, and today Michael Thornton wrote one titled...

By Joe Pryor, REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties
(The Virtual Real Estate Team)
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What a difficult contest this is! No, it is not hard to write about, the difficulty is in choosing only two. I was on a webinar with Stefan Swanepoel and he mentioned that there are easily over 1000 real estate tech tools alone that can be used for business, so my choices are about what has the m...

By Zurple Marketing Team, Zurple, Client Generation Software for Agents
(Zurple)
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In today's Agent Insights - George Suoto - a Connecticut based loan originator, shares how agents can save time managing their business's social media profiles.Here's George:Social media can be time consuming, and there are other things like family and work which are a higher priority for me. Fin...

By Homesnap Pro App, The 5-star app that puts the MLS in your phone
(Homesnap)
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You hear it from all directions: “Everyone is on Facebook. You need to advertise on Facebook.” The problem with Facebook is that ads end up competing against birthdays, breakups and other ads for your audience’s attention. Your ad must stand out in a busy newsfeed.Because of their success in grab...

By Hugh Thomas Lorch, Specializing In Luxury Homes
(Sterling Fine Properties)
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Most of that value is delivered in the first few seconds of the video – 47% in the first 3 seconds and 74% in the first 10 seconds. With that in mind, it’s a good idea to feature your brand early in the video.Uploading (embedding) videos in Facebook got more interactions than simply sharing a lin...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
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A Couple of Tools that Brian England Uses in Real Estate   Click Here to request your FREE Relocation Guide!!!   For all of your East Valley AZ Real Estate needs visit RealEstateinEastValleyAZ   In thinking about a post for this contest, I have come to realize that I don't seem to use many tools...

By Jay McHugh, YOUR SendOutCard Mentor
(SendOutCards-Appreciation Marketing Expert)
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  Why Social Media   Postcards, flyers and brochures work well and serve a purpose, but the advertising landscape is changing, and you won’t keep up with your peers if you don’t broaden your reach.   Social media marketing expert Gary Vaynerchuk emphasized the importance of social media exposure...

By Gina McKinley, ABR, CIAS, CDPE, CRS, SFR - Chandler, Gilbert, Mesa, & Scottsdale
(RE/MAX Masters)
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Working by referral can be a beautiful thing.  Referrals from your network are low-cost, high-quality, and save you from cold calling and door knocking.But, there are limitations to working by referral that could prevent you from having the kind of business you want.  These limitations aren’t wel...

By Scott Seaton Jr. Bourbonnais Kankakee IL Home Inspector, The Home Inspector With a Heart!
(SLS Home Inspections-Bradley Bourbonnais Kankakee Manteno)
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Everyone hates going into crawl spaces. But not any more. SLS Home Inspections is excited to introduce the Crawl Bot. It can drive over pipes and bricks and debris, through 3 inches of water, and under a 10 inch clearance height. It's not afraid of spiders, snakes or other critters. And it keeps ...