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 ActiveRain University
(ActiveRain University)
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Last week we featured industry leaders Donuts inc in an exclusive and not to be missed webinar. The webinar unpacks powerful strategies you can apply to your online marketing to drive more organic traffic and capture high-value leads that can change your business. Watch until the end and use Donu...

By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
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8 MIN READ On any given day, a real estate agent has a thousand tasks on the go.  Between your listing presentations, open houses, contract drafts and phone calls, it can be easy to lose focus on the kind of service you’re offering your clients. Are you providing the best possible service to you...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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Real estate agents cannot sell homes if they do not have anyone to sell to. Therefore, lead generation is an essential activity. But how to go about it?There are hundreds of lead generation strategies. Some are short-term, such as buying ads and going door to door. Others are long-term such as bu...

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 Frances Flynn Thorsen, Author | Educator | Custom Video Creator
(Cross Channel Marketing Consultants)
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This video is a tutorial for the Massive Real Estate Video Library. 

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 - The importance of a videos to represent your niche.  Videos to represent your niche(s) do a great job of explaining, in an interesting manner, you, your niche, and your brand.  If you feel you don't have the tools, or skill set, to produce the videos, this is the time to hire ...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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Salesforce is a widely used customer relationship management software that helps businesses understand their clients better and market to them more effectively. Salesforce users can identify trends in their customer base, improve response times and automate redundant tasks.This represents a huge ...

By Real Bird, All-In-One Real Estate Marketing
(RealBird Inc.)
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Look at these weekly stats below!!!They show how much traffic we received last week automatically via our favorite social media automation service, Missinglettr (you can ignore the RealBird Blog section, that's our legacy blog, our current one received 420 visitors automatically in the last 7-day...

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...

By Kathy Goldman, Social Media & Marketing for Real Estate
(REVA Online | SEO Boost For Real Estate, Social Media Marketing for Real Estate and Real Estate Blogging Expert)
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 I read these on Mashable yesterday, Monday Morning, and knew I had to spread the word. Tech Failures As you can imagine, with 25 years of "virtual" experience under my belt, I pay close attention to all technology; Big companies like Apple ad Microsoft and smaller up and coming companies that ha...

By William Feela, Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.
(WHISPERING PINES REALTY)
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Well this is a good example.My wife is worse on technology than I am.she tried to get something downloaded.We actually called a friend and got it figured out.But this illustration says it all.  For me it says it all.  Hope you are better than that.  Have a good night 

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 Regina P. Brown, M.B.A., Broker, Instructor
(MBA Broker Consultants)
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Lynn Friedman called me this morning to ask for my email address, and I gave her rpbrown@realtor.com.  I guess the realtor.com email address was impressive, because she asked how I got it that email. I got my Realtor.com email forwarding address many years ago, and I use it for marketing material...

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 Frances Flynn Thorsen, Author | Educator | Custom Video Creator
(Cross Channel Marketing Consultants)
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It's been a pretty wild ride this month in the real estate video arena.I actually got kicked out of a Facebook group for suggesting it was not a good idea to spam real estate agents.I'm told I violated the group's terms of service for disagreeing with the group moderator. He was pushing a CAN-SPA...

By Kate Steven, Best Real Estate Blog
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Currently our mobile devices are an integral part of our lives, because with their attributes, applications and others we can perform any activity, be connected and store all types of personal and work information. Sometimes, due to carelessness or bad intention of third parties, we lose our cell...

By Wade Micoley, CEO/Founder of RealtyHive
(RealtyHive)
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My team and I had an excellent experience at the International Blockchain Congress last week and came home with a whirlwind of knowledge. I was so happy to see my brief overview was so well received by the ActiveRain community and it looks like a lot of people are interested in how this technolog...

By William Piotrowski
(Diamond Residential Mortgage Corporation )
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   Addicted To Technology? 5 Good Reasons To Take A Tech BreakThere’s a lot to love about technology. Our smartphones and laptops allow us to work remotely. The Internet enables us to track our investments and our fitness, catch up on favorite TV shows, play word games with friends or strangers a...

By Ed & Tracy Oliva, The Oliva Team Arizona Agents
(West USA Realty - Arizona)
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Tech Tuesday Year End Review. Join us at West USA Fountain Hills AZ Ed and Tracy Oliva present Tech Tuesday a weekly West USA Realty event hosted at the Fountain Hills Arizona real estate office with latest technology offered to increase your real estate career. We are also looking for topics so...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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HubSpot is a all-in-one sales and marketing platform that helps businesses optimize their website for lead generation and convert sales.  HubSpot users can create new website pages with dynamic content based on country, device type, referral source, or industry.They also have access to a CRM wher...