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 Craig Daniels, Technology Instructor/Project Consultant
(Tech Training for You!)
Comments 16
Sometimes it's just easier to SHOW rather than to TELL.For example... When is the last time you checked to see if your social badge links were up to date? In ActiveRain, would you know how to fix this? Notice in the snapshot below, you start on your profile page and then click "Edit Profile." Fro...

By David Jackson, MBA, Financial lending analyst
(Olympus Labs)
Comments 1
PVC is a versatile material that is considered plastic. PVC is the acronym for the composite polyvinyl chloride which is also why it is sometimes referred to as vinyl. It is a thermoplastic polymer which is generally used in two forms, rigid or unplasticised and flexible. It varies in thickness a...

By Amanda Thomas, ​Broker, SRES®, BPOR, MCNE, ​Certified DRS Agent™
(Providence Group Realty)
Comments 1
Have you heard about Sellers Shield™? If you have ever wished for an easy way Sellers could complete a Seller's Disclosure online, this is it. Sellers Shield™ offers both free and paid-level plans to individual agents and brokerages who want to offer their solution to Seller clients. Did you know...

By Realtyna Inc, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
Comments 1
IDX is the foundation of online real estate business. It’s the system that allows agents and brokers to market MLS listings and generate leads. As technologies have evolved over the past 20 years, so too has IDX. Simple iFraming techniques led to FTP transfers, which led to RETS.  Now agents and ...

By Randy Mitchelson,APR, First Impressions are made at First Click
(iPartnerMedia.com #goipm & Homeland Heroes Home Loans)
Comments 0
Bonita Springs, Fla. (November 18, 2019) - The Southwest Florida Regional Technology Partnership (SWFRTP) has appointed two new directors to its board, Terry Dirr, Director of Information Technology, Shaw Development LLC and Colleen Jorgensen, Southwest Florida Sales Manager for Rite Technology. ...

By Stefany Blount, Please, call me Stef.
(MRG.NYC)
Comments 0
Five down and four more to go. All of my brands are now in one app. My real estate brokerage and my work in open source dev both have a place to store contacts. Looking for a Camcard replacement, I tried a lot of digital cards but there was always one thing missing. I found it all with L-Card. Fi...

By Mott Marvin Kornicki, Waterway Realtors, Notary Public 786-229-7999
(Waterway Realtors® • South East Florida • Real Estate Brokers)
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I think many of you knew about doing snapshots, but hopefully, I shared a few things that help you take snapshots to the next level. And, if you are using Windows 10, be sure and check out the great new features of Snip & Sketch.Please don't forget to take my 2019 Technology Survey if you haven't...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 15
This is the perfect time of year to give thanks.  Actually, we think everyday is the perfect time for gratitude, but the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday is especially rife with opportunities.         YouTube Thursdays - Giving Thanks      This is the perfect time of year to give thanks.  Actually, ...

By Craig Daniels, Technology Instructor/Project Consultant
(Tech Training for You!)
Comments 68
Thanks to all that took a few minutes to fill out the Craig’s Classroom Technology Survey 2014. At the time of writing, I gathered 75 responses which I feel was an excellent data set to feel good about the sampling of results. I used Google Forms for the survey. One of the cool features (besides ...

By Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD, REALTORS® in Clark County, WA
(ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors)
Comments 29
YouTube Thursdays - Merry and Bright     Tis the season. What a great opportunity to become a festive spirit in the community with a series of short holiday videos to share on your social media sites. Be sure to save them for other uses too.  A growing number of marketing experts are recommending...

By Real Bird, All-In-One Real Estate Marketing
(RealBird Inc.)
Comments 4
You may have noticed that growing number of leading websites, blogs and news outlets now provide desktop push notification through browsers. Those little pop-ups that you can close, allow or block, and if allowed, will send you regular notifications on subject matters related to that site.  Meet ...

By Barbara Todaro, Marketing Agent for The Todaro Team
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
Comments 7
Another valuable offering by Realbird.....  if you don't use Realbird yet, now is the time to sign up for the Pro version.... You'll be glad you did!!  I've been using Realbird for approx. 10 years..... you'll love it.... your clients will love it, too. You may have noticed that growing number of...

By Richa Nayyar
(Coming service)
Comments 0
Real estate investment is one of the fastest growing industries in the world. Even though global recession is hitting economies of several countries, the future of real state investors is continuously promising. Most individual has difficulty in real state business simply because they don't have ...

By Realtyna Inc, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
Comments 0
A big part of the conversation around the Artificial Intelligence in real estate is kind of negative. Journalists and field experts see the danger that it may change the game so much, real estate agents would not even be needed in the near future.These doubts about the future may be fair, but let...

By Real Bird, All-In-One Real Estate Marketing
(RealBird Inc.)
Comments 6
For home sellers and for potential buyers, seeing an empty flyer box in front of the house can be very frustrating. For real estate agents, it's an ongoing problem as you won't know that the flyers are out unless you drive by or your seller complains, which is already too late.But there is a real...

By Richa Nayyar
(Coming service)
Comments 1
The United States is one of the most popular travel destinations in the world, even among Americans themselves. The goal of the United States itself is usually for tourism or education purposes, considering that the US has some of the best universities in the world. Most of the US population does...

By Richa Nayyar
(Coming service)
Comments 0
In this expensive world, having a dwelling is rare! Generally, people opt for rented one. However, for those you have a home of their own and want to go for some or the other improvement have a wider choice with online home improvement loans.Home improvement loan is taken for both interior and ex...

By Realtyna Inc, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
Comments 0
Real estate agents have nearly limitless earning potential. But they also pay regular dues for the services they use. One of the most vital of these services is the MLS.Dues for the MLS generally cost between $20 and $50 a month depending on the MLS and whether the agent decides to license the da...

By Gina Chirico, Real Estate Agent - Essex County, New Jersey
(Lattimer Realty)
Comments 37
How to Add a Referral Link to Your Email SignatureI won't take credit for creating this referral link in my email signature but I do want to share this tip I found on the internet on how to add a referral link to your email signature.Instead of the traditional referral taglines, you can create an...

By Rich Jacobson, Your Kitsap County WA Real Estate Broker
(Fathom Realty West Sound)
Comments 18
Okay, so lately, everyone and their brother has been telling you how wonderful Facebook is for making meaningful connections within your sphere and attracting potential clients. And even though you’re still trying to adapt technology from the 90′s, you reluctantly relent, and join the ever-growin...