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 Leeza Morris,, Realtor® Denton TX (940)391-5080
(Cloud Realty)
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I make notes and checklists on my phone constantly. Whether talking to a client, showing property, going to listing appointment - virtual or physical - making notes on the phone is something I am so used to! I want to share my top note and todo apps. FYI. I am possibly one of a few realtors using...

By Joe Trusty, Real Estate Website Development Expert
(Norcal Web Designs)
Comments 2
Many Real Estate agents are unaware of what structured data is, why Google loves it, and how it can literally boost your traffic overnight. I'm going to give you a crash course today on what it is, why it matters to Real Estate agents, and how you can begin incorporating it into your own website ...

By Realtyna Inc, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
Comments 0
There is no doubt that the coronavirus outbreak is changing our daily life, including the real estate market. Having an open house via Zoom or Skype is the new norm in the real estate industry. Not only that, as experts already notice, the housing market is also changing. Due to the uncertainty o...

By Realtyna Inc, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
Comments 4
Created in 2003, Squarespace is one of the most popular website builders out there nowadays. Recently, many real estate agents have started asking whether Squarespace may be the best website builder for real estate companies, even better than WordPress. As research shows, WordPress is still one o...

By Buzz Mackintosh, “Experience, reliable, leadership”
(Mackintosh REALTORS)
Comments 10
As the year began we had a demonstration in our office on a new program our MLS system is offering; REMINE. This is a technology that will dramatically reshape the way REALTORS® and real estate consumers experience the process of selling and purchasing property. Using predictive analytics in this...

By Rachelle Moore, Real Estate Media | Photo Editor | Blogger
(Ph)
Comments 6
Choosing the right camera definitely makes a big difference for a real estate photography business. Capturing high-quality, first-class photo is very important to real estate agents because they know that it’s the key to attract potential buyers. Having the best camera for the business can be ver...

By Stuart Crawford
(Ulistic Inc.)
Comments 0
When businesses start reopening after the COVID-19 pandemic, company executives must develop strategies to ensure that their companies continue to operate normally. With the coronavirus pandemic, businesses have had to adopt new practices. Remote working is one of the most significant ones. Execu...

By Danish Mehmood, Iam A Real State Agent
(Real State Company)
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Today, the role of such a type of educational activity as homework is growing, since the completion of homework by students complements the academic work in the classroom, provides preparation for the study of new material, broadens and deepens already acquired knowledge, forms new and consolidat...

By Danish Mehmood, Iam A Real State Agent
(Real State Company)
Comments 0
Air Compressor for Impact WrenchA pneumatic impact wrench demands that an air compressor of a minimum size operate. But how do you find the right air compressor for your particular impact wrench? In this article, I will try my best to help you get through this surprisingly complicated process by ...

By Shawn Cunningham, Cunningham Real Estate Group at RE/MAX Advantage
(RE/MAX Advantage)
Comments 14
There has been a recent wave of phishing attacks that try to trick you into opening "secure documents". If you receive an email that looks like it is a DocuSign, EchoSign or Secure Adobe PDF notification with an important document attached that needs to be looked at.My company has recently experi...

By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
Comments 8
1. Take a Few Moments to Breathe and MeditateWe are all told to do this, especially in times of stress. However, now is the most crucial time to start practicing this. It is important to reflect on happier times and stay in the present. Take a few moments to breathe and think positive thoughts. I...

By Rachelle Moore, Real Estate Media | Photo Editor | Blogger
(Ph)
Comments 0
As the real estate industry continuously incorporates more advanced technology in marketing properties, it has taken a massive step towards creating a high-end viewing experience for prospective clients. This is made possible through Matterport, a three-dimensional camera system that allows the c...

By Danish Mehmood, Iam A Real State Agent
(Real State Company)
Comments 0
The online gaming industry has become one of the most popular forms of entertainment and has enabled individuals all over the world in order to play a number of games from any location. Millions of players are engaged in playing online casino games and are also earning money at the same time. Bec...

By Realtyna Inc, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
Comments 3
Entering the real estate market can be a challenge, especially in light of recent uncertainty. Luckily, starting your career as a beginner in real estate does not require fancy college degrees or certificates in most cases. So, there exists an equal opportunity for both experienced agents and beg...

By Glen A. Mitchell, Broker, CDPE, Santa Cruz, Half Moon Bay,El Granada
(Keller Williams Peninsula Estates)
Comments 5
Interesting article regarding Keller Williams attempt to stay on top in the world of real estate tech.  What do you think the results will be?     Keller Williams is building a new consumer-facing app to challenge Zillow and Redfin REPOSTED DIRECTLY FROM INMAN NEWS. THIS CONTENT HAS NOT BEEN MOD...

By Joe Trusty, Real Estate Website Development Expert
(Norcal Web Designs)
Comments 4
In the past experts touted Google+ as the end all be all method of creating hyper local marketing for search and social media. In the end, it did what many of Google's previous attempts to establish a social media network have done - it failed. Google has decided to sunset Google+ without any fur...

By Teresa Meyer, Home Staging Cincinnati-OH.
(Cincinnati Home Stager)
Comments 27
After reading my good friend, Linda Barnett's blog on her adventures with all this technology we use to run our staging businesses "The Technological Travels of one Indianapolis Home Stager-and the Journey Lives On!", I was inspired to share with all of you one of the technologies that I cannot l...

By Joe Manausa, Tallahassee Real Estate
(Joe Manausa Real Estate)
Comments 46
Youtube is an important channel in any digital marketer's plan for reaching the consumer. Many of us use the channel to promote properties, but the real value in Youtube is the ability to brand ourselves and gain trust with the consumer. Where else can we gain an audience that will watch and list...

By Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD, REALTORS® in Clark County, WA
(ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors)
Comments 31
YouTube Thursdays - Video Playlists    Today, we're happy to highight AR member, Joe Manausa. Joe recently wrote a helpful post about embedding a playlist, instead of just a video, into your blog posts. The goal, of course, is to get viewers watching more of your videos.  It's a great idea, and h...

By Joe Trusty, Real Estate Website Development Expert
(Norcal Web Designs)
Comments 6
I'm trying to write an article for my website about which drones Real Estate agents prefer and why.  Was hoping to crowdsource the data I need for this from professionals on Active Rain.I was intending to post this article as a kind of open poll to get some feedback from Real Estate agents about ...