The iPhone wins in my book

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Real Estate Broker/Owner with Russell Realty Group

The iPhone wins in my book. I have a used a Blackberry for many years and the need for me to get a second phone line has arisen, so I decided to go the iPhone route and I must say I'm very impressed. The best part about the iPhone is the wonderful applications that are available for download.

There are many real estate applications that can help us in the everyday real estate world to make searching properties much easier on-the-fly. Such as having the embedded GPS navigation understand where you are and tell you what houses are for sale around you and the ability to find a restaurant for you take your clients at the end of the showings within seconds. The redfin app is great and easy to use, the zillow app also has some great features built in and of course the best app, evernote!

The touch screen is a bit different than the keyboard I am use to, but the menu, screen resolution and functionality of the phone itself, is very impressive... Just my thoughts 2 weeks into the switch or should say addition

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Evan is a career sales manager, personal coach and trainer who holds Real Estate broker licenses in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey and Maine. He has made his mark by leveraging and teaching technology to his agents. Evan is dedicated to sharing his lead management techniques with agents throughout New England. The Boston MLS - Join The Russell Team

If we don’t constantly outperform other Agents in today’s marketplace, and use our knowledge and follow up techniques to entice and educate our buyers and Sellers, they will buy or Sell from someone who does.  The Russell Realty Group constantly outperform others and go above and beyond for our clients. By leveraging technology, we bring our buyers the best possible value during their purchase and obtain the highest value for our sellers.

 

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Jason Crouch
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Evan - I have had an iPhone for almost a year now, and I absolutely love it. 

Oct 22, 2009 02:29 PM #1
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Richard Iarossi
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Evan,

Going into my 2nd year with an iPhone and have never regretted a minute.

Rich

Oct 22, 2009 02:33 PM #2
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Terry Lynch
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I think the iphone is a great unit, but until they offer it on something other than AT&T I'm going to pass.

Oct 22, 2009 02:51 PM #3
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Mike Jaquish
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I'm using a Windows Mobile smartphone on Sprint, and just bought new Windows computers and loaded Windows 7.

And I own a very small slice of Microsoft.

And I put my wife on notice.  The folks in Redmond have 2 to 3 years to bring me unadulterated joy, or I'm finally turning the whole shooting match over to Apple.

Oct 22, 2009 02:57 PM #4
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Robert Schwabe
EXP Realty - Orange Park, FL
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Evan - I was thinking purchasing an iphone but, instead purchased a blackberry. I think next time around I'll get an iphone.

Oct 22, 2009 03:51 PM #5
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Gene Allen
Fathom Realty - Cary, NC
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Hopefully the Android operating system from Google will have some killer phones for the rest of the world that doesn't do AT&T.

Oct 27, 2009 02:41 PM #6
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James Armstrong
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I absolutely love my iphone, it is an indispensible business tool which keeps me in touch and connected with my clients at all times.

Oct 28, 2009 07:52 AM #7
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James Armstrong
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I absolutely love my iphone, it is an indispensible business tool which keeps me in touch and connected with my clients at all times.

Oct 28, 2009 07:56 AM #8
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Haris Dedic
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Evan, great timing for me,  I will get a new plan and a phone soon. I am between iPhone or myTouch 3G. 

Oct 28, 2009 08:04 AM #9
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Lane Bailey
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The iPhone is certainly cool... but so is the G1 (the phone based on Google Android).  And the iPhone doesn't interface with my eKey...  Neither does the G1.  But my Blackberry does...

Nov 01, 2009 12:33 PM #10
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Sam Miller
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I am extremely pleased with my iPhone and can't wait until Verizon eventually gets the iPhone because I would love to see my entire team on the iPhone.  

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I just posted on another site wondering when the Iphone will be available to Verizon?

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