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 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 David Wright, Real Estate Refined
(Benchmark Realty, LLC)
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We saw from Katerina Gasset in her ActiveRain blog post on Facebook changes/challenges facing us in 2018 as business people using Facebook business pages. Well, Google has its own set of new criteria for 2018. Unlike Facebook, Google wants you to succeed by using rich content and authority while ...

By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
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I was interviewed by a local student who asked what is the one physical tool every Realtor should own. They said I could NOT say knowledge or experience here in my Manchester NH area location. It had to be a product. She is doing a paper for college on consumer products, so I was anxious to help...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
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 This month, I took a step back on my affiliate earnings, but a big leap forward on my new website and learning. So, for September, I earned $210.55 on Amazon (vs. $262.38 for August).  And, for the total of affiliate/ebook/other, I earned $262.96 (vs $316.12 for August).  This was a bit disappoi...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
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This is for all you that have been hearing about wordpress sites, but just haven't gotten around yet to starting one.  Sometimes, that's due to time, but more often it's due to budget (or perceived budget). Well don't let this stop you.  Please note that this article contains affiliate links.  Yo...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
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Here's just a quick update on my progress for Amazon Affiliates.   I'm learning as I'm doing (and while running a full time business, so time is limited).   So far, month to date, I have $72.88 and if I continue at the same pace for the month, I should be around $180 for the month, which would be...

By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers
(The Flooring Girl)
Comments 14
Please note that this article contains affiliate links.  You can read my full disclosure in the right side bar (scroll down a bit). I just saw on Facebook that one of my friends launched her book, called Social Media Marketing:  Learn how to navigate the digital highway.  This book is designed to...

By Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD, REALTORS® in Clark County, WA
(ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors)
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 Think of the storyboard as the blueprint for your video. Without it, it can be quite difficult to tell a compelling and entertaining story. Naturally, you want both. Remember the introductory video is a great opportunity for your authentic self to shine. It's about how YOU bring VALUE to THEM. A...

By Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD, REALTORS® in Clark County, WA
(ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors)
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Bringing Video Back!   My commitment to video continues. It's still one of the best ways to make connections with potential clients. And often, like-minded clients!  A rich and varied video library helps showcase your listings, neighborhoods, market, and community - with you as the ambassador! Re...

By Nicole Ocean, "Your BPO Coach"
(BPO Automation Group & BPO University)
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Special Video Announcement 12/14/2016    Doing Your Fannie Mae and/or Equator Orders By Hand?There is a Better Way With AMNForms and Our 90% BPO AutoFill Software! We've found the perfect way to help you automate filling in 90% of your Fannie Mae AMN BPO orders as well as Equator's BPO and MMR o...

By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(LAER Realty Partners)
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We all love e-sign aka electronic signature. It's been very helpful for me as my buyer clients come from far away. Now, question is - how legal the electronic signature is? Here's a re-blog from George. CT Association of Realtors Legal Alert On Use Of Electronic Signatures.  The Connecticut Assoc...

By PropertyMinder (AccelerAgent), Modern Tools for the Modern Agent
(PropertyMinder, Inc.)
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Howdy ActiveRainers,Although I previously provided a quick breakdown of our new home seller lead capture, my marketing partner, Andy Coffaro, is here to take a stab at sharing some additional insight for you.Without further ado, heeeeeeere's Andy: You know the classic phrase this time of year, ri...

By Lee Davenport, Learn With Lee: Real Estate Coaching & Consulting
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As featured on the REALTORMag blog.  If you have ever wished there was a genie to help you craft the perfect subject line to get more emails opened, mailers not in the trash, and social media posts read, then you will love this FREE tool.  Check out this video to learn more about how it can help...

By Jason E. King
(J. King Real Estate, Inc.)
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 J King Real Estate is proud to announce an Agent Open House at this beautiful home in Lake Carolina, 70 Shoreline Dr, Columbia, SC 29229 on Wednesday, 1-24-2018, from 11:00 to 1:00. We will have food and drinks on behalf of Chris McDonald and Crysta Nash with Palmetto Mortgage Group Agent Open H...

By Stephen Fells, Marketing, Technology, Fun and News!
(AgencyLogic)
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It's Friday! This weeks deal is buy five single property Website licenses, get one free. That's a $75 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: When does the single property Website expire?A: E...

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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The 2010 Consumer Electronics show was a big event for a new breed of ultra-small laptops that act like smart phones. They are designed to be always on and connected to the Internet via 3G cellular networks, always ready to call up a Web page or post a Twitter update.  They are called "smartbooks...

By Kyle Hiscock, Licensed Real Estate Salesperson, Realtor®, e-PRO®
(RE/MAX Realty Group)
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How To Succeed On Pinterest For Real EstatePinterest 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 website.  It outperforms Google+, Twitter, & Facebook even when they're combine...

By Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD, REALTORS® in Clark County, WA
(ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors)
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YouTube Thursdays - join here.   Videos help you connect with potential clients. It's a great way to attract and build organic relationships. But first, you need a plan. If you're committed to producing videos in 2018, you need to give your strategy some serious thought.If you are going to take t...

By Stephen Fells, Marketing, Technology, Fun and News!
(AgencyLogic)
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Transport buyers inside your listings from anywhere. Watch this video to see some of the developments in virtual reality coming out of CES 2018. 

By Stefan Winter, Owner - Winter Group & Real Estate Web Tech
(Real Estate in IL & NV | Owner of Real Estate Web Tech | Daily Vlogger)
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I seem to always end up doing a post about the latest Apple iOS updates & today was the official release of iOS9. The concensous seems to be the same all around the internet, it is a must have update.iOS 8 was released with a lot of bugs, some of which never got fixed even through the 10 updates ...