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.

Trending blogs on Real Estate Technology & Tools

 

By Robert Caston, Real estate market data & tools - Home Junction
(Home Junction Inc.)
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I read a few articles recently on" mental triggers" and how they can prompt people to take action.There's one interesting concept called: "The Fear of Losing Out."It's sort of like "loss aversion" in reverse.Loss aversion, as you might know, is the human tendency to hang on to what you have and a...

By Craig Daniels, Technology Instructor/Project Consultant
(Tech Training for You!)
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Email signatures give persons quick access to your primary contact information. Also, your signature is also a great way to link to your website so that you can build web traffic from normal daily email conversations. I will give instructions for Outlook 2007/2010 versions below. If you are usin...

By Joyce Marsh, Million Dollar Guild, Luxury, CLHMS, CNE, SRES
(JOYCE MARSH REAL ESTATE COMPANY )
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H Joyce Marsh, Luxury Home Marketing Expert shares secrets to selling luxury homes in central Florida.  Professional photography, and the use of video, night shots and staging helped to sell this beautiful home in Ormond Beach Florida.Using Video to sell Real Estate by Joyce MarshTake a video tou...

By David Jackson, MBA, Financial lending analyst
(Olympus Labs)
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Stock trading refers to the buying and selling of stocks in the stock market. Contrary to what the name might suggest, stock trading is done in exchange for cash, and not in exchange for other stocks. A stock (or shares) is a basically a unit of ownership of a company’s profits, losses or assets....

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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We get the question a lot: How can I get all the MLS in a single feed?The answer is you can’t, but you can get close. As a ListHub publisher, you can access the listings from 600+ MLS across the United States. Once you have this license, Realtyna software can integrate the listings into WordPress...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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Knock, knock: who is there? It’s Sean Black and Jamie Glenn and Karan Sakhuja.  Do these names ring a bell to you? Well if you are a Realtor or a Real Estate Practitioner it should. If you are one of the big boys like the Z’s of this world you should be shaking in your booths. How much did Z pay ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Some very good advice for real estate bloggers. Tools Make Blogs Feel Loved Kissed and Fresh What tools or systems do I use to make my phone ring ? That is the question . My market reports are what I feel make my phone ring . Now is that considered a tool or system .To me it a a system I have in ...

By Dario Ferreira, Internet Marketing
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Let's face it, without inbound links to your website, also known as backlinks, you will not rank in the search engines for any meaningful terms.Once you have all the SEO basics covered, getting other websites to link to you should be your number one priority. It should be done in a consistent man...

By Matthew DeFede, Top Broker in Nutley New Jersey
(Realty Executives Elite Homes)
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We Are Now Offering Matterport 3D Solutions For Real Estate Agents Through Our Creative Department. 

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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The demand for neighborhood intelligence is growing rapidly. More and more buyers are taking into account access to local shops, restaurants, and transit when purchasing a home.In a 2017 NAR survey, 80 percent of respondents said being able to walk to shops, parks, and other places in the communi...

By Mark Lomas, Excellent Service, Superior Results
(Douglas Elliman Real Estate)
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Introducing Sunflower by Shadecraft  a Los Angeles based robotics company, that has recently unveiled its hallmark invention, SUNFLOWER. The SUNFLOWER is a "smart" robotic parasol that links up to your smart devices via Bluetooth, WiFi, and 4G cellular connectivity. The robotic shading system eve...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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PhoneSoap is a phone sanitizer and charger in one. The cool thing about it is that you lay your phone in the case when you go to bed, you wake up with a clean, full-charged phone!  PhoneSoap - Product Recommendation for Germophobes!   Not only am I a bit of a germophobe but, having been a surgica...

By Craig Daniels, Technology Instructor/Project Consultant
(Tech Training for You!)
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Often during the course of the day, I'll do something on the computer where I'll think "that's really cool, there's probably a lot of people that don't know you can do that!" I have a Facebook Page called Craig's Classroom where I often post these tips and you can follow if you are interested. M...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
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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 Kate Steven, Best Real Estate Blog
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 Being organized when moving is tiring and stressful. When moving to a new place, it is inevitable to have extra luggage that will no longer be needed for the new house.These could be old clothes, furniture, and toys. Instead of throwing these items away, you can keep them just in case you need t...

By Peter Mohylsky, SoWal Is HOME., Let me help you find your path to the beach.
(Gulf Place @ 30A)
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I did not know the difference until I read this blog.  Interesting stuff here.   IDX is an umbrella term for technologies that connect a real estate website to an MLS, including iFrames, FTP, RETS, and RESO Web API. VOW also connects a website to an MLS, but because it includes more data than a t...

By Lee Alley, DIY Your Own Expert Smartphone Photography
(Pro Mobile Photo)
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 Smartphone Camera Glamour-Photos of Flowers & GardensThis was one of the beautiful magenta Herrebore blossoms in a homeowner's yard.  The owner wanted some glamour photos of the gardens' winter plants (daffodils, etc) the day before a predicted hard freeze overnight.  We captured this with a Pix...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Every picture is put through LightRoom program and adjustments outside the camera are made. What is the Most Difficult Image To Shoot and Process?   Bathrooms!  The picture above was from a listing that sold in 1 week back in 2014.  This picture still holds the record for time to process a pictur...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Brivity, for me, has certainly exceeded my expectations!  The system is so robust and I'm still learning all of the many incredible tools that Brivity has to offer. Must-Have Tools of the Trade   As others have mentioned in their posts on this topic, it really does take a lot of thought to narrow...

By Stefan Winter, Owner - Winter Group & Real Estate Web Tech
(Real Estate in IL & NV | Owner of Real Estate Web Tech | Daily Vlogger)
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I seem to always end up doing a post about the latest Apple iOS updates & today was the official release of iOS9. The concensous seems to be the same all around the internet, it is a must have update.iOS 8 was released with a lot of bugs, some of which never got fixed even through the 10 updates ...