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 Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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The Internet and social media present great opportunities for Realtors to market their listings to a larger audience. This helps them match homebuyers to available properties and close more sales.The foundation of any successful online real estate strategy is a successful website. A Realtor websi...

By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
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6 MIN READ   Are you a new real estate agent? Do you find that your real estate career is either not going anywhere or you just simply don’t know where to start? Just having received your license or being in the industry only a few months can be very overwhelming. Like any career, you are bound ...

By David Jackson, MBA, Financial lending analyst
(Olympus Labs)
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Most people carry their phones everywhere with them. So it’s a scary thought to think that people’s phones might be used to spy on them. And it’s not just paranoid thinking either. A recent Instagram photo of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg revealed tape over his laptop camera in the background. It ...

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 - Drone Photography for Photos and Videos  We think a bird's eye view can give prospective buyers a better feel for a property, especially if it sits on acreage, and/or has a view of a nearby body of water, mountain, or other pleasing scene. However, we think they are often over...

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 - Gone Fishing for the Fourth  YouTube Thursdays Group  Well, we haven't really gone fishing, but we are celebrating our wedding anniversary and enjoying the holiday. It has been a very busy month and we hope to get caught up on the yard work we both enjoy.  Plus, we have a swee...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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Mailchimp is one of the web’s most popular email marketing platforms. The service simplifies marketing tasks by allowing you to target leads with campaigns and identify patterns in the way people engage with your business.This is invaluable for real estate agents working under severe time constra...

By Hannah Williams, Expertise NE Philadelphia & Bucks 215-953-8818
(Re/Max Eastern inc.)
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 Let's celebrate this wonderful Holiday Weekend . Happy Facebook Friday everyone! No worries Anita Clark  will be back next week with her fantastic Facebook tips.Everyone needs a break. I hope you took the time to watch this short video as that is what Facebook is about this Friday . Philadelphia...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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While certainty a unique housing option, houseboats are persistent. For at least a century, these floating homes have offered a way to get access to the urban lifestyle and all its benefits without breaking the bank. In some parts of the country with rapidly rising housing costs, houseboats are r...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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Before building your IDX real estate website, you need to choose hosting. This is an important decision because hosting affects your page load speed. Any pages that load too slowly can cause you to lose leads.You also want to get your hosting decision right because host changes can cause delays a...

By David Jackson, MBA, Financial lending analyst
(Olympus Labs)
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Businesses rely on technology to streamline processes, achieve end-results faster and save time. This, when all is said and done, results in savings and more profit. If your business deals with contracts of any sorts, then switching over to an all-digital process for signature capture is somethin...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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ClickFunnels is a hugely popular web tool that simplifies the process of building an online sales funnel to generate and convert leads. Users can build a funnel for a product or service, publish it alongside or in place of their traditional website, and optimize their sales pipeline.It is an oppo...

By Mark Lomas, Excellent Service, Superior Results
(Santa Barbara Real Estate)
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If Google and the Internet are still relevant your domaine name for your real estate website may be significant. It's one of the virtual headlines viewers will be exploring as they search for services. It's a significant part of your branding.  But, how important is it? It's the key that opens th...

By Becca K, Blog and Social Media Strategy
(Blog & Biz)
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We all have tools we love, right? There are so many tools and apps that I use for my blog and my business, but these are the 8 that really stand out to me as the ones I couldn't work without...*This post contains affiliate links, so if you click a link and make a purchase I may receive a commissi...

By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
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6 MIN READ Everyone seems to have a different idea about the term “real estate CRM.” For many of us, a CRM is that thing we’ve been meaning to get to, but just haven’t found the time to research and implement it yet. There are several different ways you may define a CRM and there are many differ...

By Kate Steven, Best Real Estate Blog
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According to its more technical definition, headphones are hardware devices that can be connected to the audio output of an audiovisual device such as a computer, a mobile phone, a television or a radio and that allow you to listen to the audio without disturbing the people around you.  But today...

By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
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4 MIN READ   A recent article published by The Close confirms of 57 real estate statistics that help real estate agents and those in the industry understand their market better. Understanding and leveraging these statistics to your benefit is the goal of this blog post. We have highlighted five o...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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Instagram Punished  me @endrebarath  for being kind…No! The reason is not what you are thinking. I was not writing hundreds of posts about Real Estate No not because I was spamming people.Well let me give you a little background I have been on Instagram since August 2016 during this time I have p...

By Craig Lebrau, Property Geek in Upper East Side NYC
(Lebrau Property)
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Real estate is, without a doubt, one of the most traditionally-inclined industries in the world. Throughout its history, real estate has steadily maintained its position as one of the pillar industries the world over. In real estate, we find the spaces we live in. There is something profoundly in...

By Respect Realty LLC, Brokers - Oregon / SW Washington Real Estate
(Respect Realty LLC)
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I will not lie, when I first got the call from Jenelle at IHouseWeb, I was like, great another website company, making promises. We had gone through 3 other websites over the previous year with numerous promises and none were kept. Our last one was going down 2 or 3 times a week and they were one...

By Robert Newman, Creating Enduring Online Marketing Results
(Inbound Real Estate Marketing L.L.C.)
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How to use Active Rain for SEO| (From a guy that uses it effectively)  I've been on Active rain for seven months. One of the things I have noticed is even EXPERIENCED bloggers are not using Active Rain for backlinking as effectively as they could be and inexperienced bloggers don't seem to be usi...