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 Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
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~ Facebook Marketing Tips ~Let's face it, for many of us it is very difficult to keep up with our social media marketing. It can be hard to find the time to socialize, promote, and engage let alone keep up with the nearly constant barrage of changes. While I cannot help you do the first 3 (perhap...

By Zurple Marketing Team, Zurple, Client Generation Software for Agents
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The end game of blog writing as you know is to generate more traffic to your website. It sounds easy but unless you have been doing it for years or have had formal training, it can be a little tricky. One of the ways you can make it easier is to know what your audience is looking for. Most commo...

By KWKLY Text To Lead, Delivering The Best Leads, Faster!
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This is my biggest secret. For four years I have been planning and building and connecting the dots. The fact that we have to pay for 20 different software services, re-enter leads, listings, and pendings, and end up using what I can only describe as the creme of the crap software services ticks...

By Melanie Cameron, The Cameron Team
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
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If you are a blogger or an avid Pinterest user, and one of your main focuses is home themed pins, then we would love to have you join our Tailwind Tribe! What is a Tailwind Tribe? It's a tool that allows groups of Pinterest users to bring together quality pins of similar topics in one place. They...

By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(Keller Williams Realty)
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Now it's very easy to post videos on Facebook.An advice in this re-post from Frances Flynn Thorsen -Stop Posting YouTube Videos To Facebook! Here's How To Post Your Vids. Facebook is engaged in an all-out video war with YouTube. Facebook will give your videos much greater reach and exposure if yo...

By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(Keller Williams Realty)
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Wishing you a very Happy Birthday Rene Fabre.Let me celebrate your birthday with a re-blog of your excellent post.I gave you my permission? I’m a guy that likes to try stuff out... I’m not usually first, but early and if I hear about an app or a website that looks like it might help me to get thi...

By Marty Snyder, PSA, SFR, SRS; Ohio Homes for Sale
(OwnerLand Realty)
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I have been using a CRM for several years and cannot imagine doing business without it. However, I'm considering changing service providers and have been considering, LionDesk.Do any of you use this CRM and if so, what are your thoughts and opinions about this company?It appears to offer a lot of...

By Corinne Guest, Managing Broker, The Choice of Professionals
(Barrington Realty Company)
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It's been awhile since I wrote a post about website help and this came to me this morning as I was checking my web visitors and seeing what they are doing when they visit. I'll be the first to raise my hand and say I must check my own site every now and again to make sure I am doing what I say. M...

By Frances Flynn Thorsen, Author | Educator | Custom Video Creator
(Cross Channel Marketing Consultants)
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Facebook is engaged in an all-out video war with YouTube. Facebook will give your videos much greater reach and exposure if you use the native Facebook video platform. Here's how to post your videos to Facebook and optimize them for the greatest organic reach. Before uploading your video to a Fac...

By Bryan Ellis, Host of #1 Radio Show for Self Directed Investors
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Think quick:  Where can you find over $2.5 trillion of wealth that must be used to purchase investment assets, like real estate?Answer:  America's IRA accounts......And all you have to do to tap that incredible source of capital - and double (or better) your business this year - is to understand ...

By Marina Shlomov ALH|Podland Realty, Full Service Property Management Services
(ALH|Podland Realty & Rental Homes Property Management)
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Data Storage for Landlords and Property OwnersAs a landlord and an owner of a small Atlanta property management company, I have to deal with many different responsibilities. One of them is making sure that our data is safe, backed up, easily available in case of an emergency, and most importantly...

By Home Pocket, Advanced digital marketing and lead generation
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Despite lots of technology scattered around everywhere, real estate today is still done largely as it's traditionally done. The majority of real estate pros focus on getting new buyers and home sellers using the same techniques they've been using for the past 50 years or so: Local networking (i.e...

By Jackie -, Learn to leverage technology to get more done.
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 Excel Macros & VBA Training in Atlanta - April 2017This Excel Macros & VBA (Visual Basic for Applications) course is for non-programmers; we assume you have zero programming experience.  What you pay for this course will be paid back in saved time.By learning Excel VBA and Macros, you can transf...

By David Rathgeber, Broker/Owner NVAR Lifetime Top Producer & Author
(Your Friend in Real Estate, LLC)
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Many of us remember a very serious question: "What in the world would I ever do with a personal computer?"  We’ve come a long way in 35 years or so and many of us have accumulated a lot of real estate experience.  In the process of becoming wiser, we’ve gotten older.  (Did NAR report that the ave...

By Eileen Begley, Monterey Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker, DelMonte)
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ipad or iphone Photo EditingDid you know that you can use the basic photo editor in the camera app on your iphone or ipad? Just try these 4 EZ (easy) steps to improve your photos. Once you do it a few times, it will take you maybe 1 to 3 minutes to edit your photos. It's ok to take photos with yo...

By Zurple Marketing Team, Zurple, Client Generation Software for Agents
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Whether you are running your own real estate team or hope to one day, awareness of your teams efficacy is crucial. Quick show of hands, how many times has your team thought they were on the same page only to discover that they were not? Worse yet, how much money do you think (or estimate) that h...

By ActiveRain Contests
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February Contest- Tell Us What You Can't Love and Can't Live WithoutIt's the month we focus on love whether or not there is someone special in our lives. We all have things that are special to us and we want to know what you are thinking and loving. In our businesses there are tools or systems th...

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 Eileen Burns, FL Probate Agent, Hotel & Land Specialist
(Trans State Commercial RE Ft. Lauderdale/Miami/Palm Beach)
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Eileen Burns, Florida Probate Agent, would like to get ready for the google changes with Florida real estate SSL coming down the pike and she is following plenty of communication on this subject for implementation or NOT....  Kathleen Daniels shares another rabbit hole exercise, as if we have the...

By Stephen Fells
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