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 Corinne Guest, Barrington Home Buyer Advocate
(Barrington Realty Company)
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Anyone that has any interest in SEO will likely have heard about backlinks. Just yesterday I had a conversation with a digital marketing ageny who have hired me to do their clients SEO work.We talked about the best components of a website in an age where it is becoming harder by the day to get to...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
( | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 11
PhoneSoap - Product Recommendation for Germophobes! Not only am I a bit of a germophobe but, having been a surgical nurse, I am well aware of the precautions that we should take to prevent the passing of bacteria to others. Well, my ears perked up while listening to an episode of Shark Tank, feat...

By Jayne Combs NMLS#222444, Loan Officer & Cert. Divorce Lending Professional
(AmeriFirst Financial, Inc.)
Comments 0
On the last Agent Mastermind, Scotty covered how to use Facebook in your Real Estate Business. He shared with us how to stay top of mind with your sphere of influence and your past clients. Why it’s relevant to promote what you do for a living, and how easy it is to connect with those that you wa...

By Steve and Jan Bachman, Realtors - Northern Virginia
(RE/MAX Gateway, Reston, Herndon, Ashburn, Sterling, Fairfax )
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Shots like this are very easy to make. Whether you want to make a silhouette outside of a person or a small one inside like this, the idea is similar. Have the light behind the object and use no flash. Outside you will have to experiment more but inside you can control all factors.   For this sh...

By OKUPIED Inc., Manage Properties
(Okupied Inc.)
Comments 0
OKUPIED helps landlords manage their rental properties by tracking expenses, payments, rent, leases, receipts, as well as receive notifications for any late payments and expiring leases. Each property related expense can be entered within the app along with an image of the receipt, and financial ...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
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The truth about real estate agents is that they have to be in the know all the time. Keeping up with technology changes and being tech-savvy can be quite a lot to handle. Especially now that everything changes literally in the blink of an eye. Staying on top of emerging technologies can and shoul...

By Caitlin Thornburg, Executive VP of Sales & Marketing
(Zip Your Flyer)
Comments 0
When it comes to real estate technology companies, there are a lot of companies that are fairly new and entered the industry after the housing market did what it did years ago (the thing that will not be named). What a lot of companies forget about is not only your satisfaction as the agent, but ...

By Daniel Ramsey, MyOutDesk - Real Estate Virtual Professionals
Comments 0
Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology has seen a boom in recent years. According to a study by Stanford University, since 2000, investment in AI has grown six-fold and the number of AI startup companies has grown 14x. Today’s smart devices are getting smarter and it’s no wonder some executives ...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
Comments 0
WPL Pro is the feature product of the real estate technology company, Realtyna. This product is a real estate IDX plugin for WordPress, completely developed and owned by Realtyna. With the two terms often being used interchangeably, it comes to no surprise that there is some confusion. But fear n...

By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
Comments 0
IXACT Contact is very excited to announce the release of “Keep in Touch Coach”, another powerful Keep in Touch feature to help you stay top-of-mind with everyone in your Business Pipeline.Your very own personal assistant, your “Keep in Touch Coach” is a new Dashboard widget that will automaticall...

By OKUPIED Inc., Manage Properties
(Okupied Inc.)
Comments 1
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By Patricia Kennedy, Home in the Capital
(RLAH Real Estate)
Comments 14
I just found an email about an ActiveRain webinar scheduled for next Tuesday on my favorite CRM - IxactContact.  My strong recommendation?  Check it out - if you don't already use it.!Last year, I realized that I needed a CRM for grown ups. I'd been using a patchwork combination of MAC applicatio...

By Sam Shueh, mba, cdpe, reopro, pe
( (408) 425-1601)
Comments 12
                                               Sam Shueh                                                                              Realty One Group                                                                 San Jose, CA   I blogged once or twice on AR and took occasional interest in the ...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
Comments 2
MLS API, Organic IDX, and Organic RETS Integration are three IDX options offered by Realtyna. They all provide the data connection necessary to link to a property database and display listings on your site, but each uses a slightly different technology.Since the mid 1990’s, the Internet has taken...

By Lisa Davies
(Online Buzz)
Comments 3
Summer—aka bathing suit season—equals lower confidence for many women. It can be hard to comfortably transition from protective oversized sweaters to a tiny bikini that showcases your entire midsection to the world. It’s almost impossible to hide in swimwear. Even more modest one-piece styles are...

By jesuza alex, Real Estate Agent
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Renovation or building of a home or an office is really a great decision but at this point, most of the people are confused about whom they should call. They are confused about whether to call a draftsman or an architect. But the fact here is that both are needed in these situations as they both ...

By PropertyMinder (AccelerAgent), Modern Tools for the Modern Agent
(PropertyMinder, Inc.)
Comments 2
    Create Custom IDX pages. We can’t say this enough. Just as a department store organizes its merchandise by brand, style, use, gender, event,and age group- you too should tailor your website to people’s preferences. And you will be optimizing your website to boot. Custom IDX is a way to impro...

By Dan Dee McGinnis The Pumpkin Man
(eXp Realty)
Comments 3
Travel with me back in time, please! Even as far back as some of the choices you made in school, elementary, especially junior high, and high school.Some of those choices sent you in a direction, you never initially realized they would have your life go.Stick with me folks. This year 2018 in the ...

By Stacey Smith, Your Orange County Beach Cities Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty)
Comments 4
Prime Seller Leads/iVortex Review: BUYER BEWARE! SCAM ALERT!Back in May I was looking to invest my marketing dollars in a platform that generated seller leads by means of facebook and/or google advertisement, with a landing page with a strong call to action. I was considering BoldLeads at the tim...

By OKUPIED Inc., Manage Properties
(Okupied Inc.)
Comments 2
We recently launched an iPhone app and are looking for active users to provide us with feedback on the features/functionalities it has as well as the overall user experience. The app’s name is OKUPIED ( ) and as of now is available on the Apple store ( ). ...