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 Buzz Mackintosh, “Experience, reliable, leadership”
(Mackintosh REALTORS)
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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 Stacey Smith, Your Orange County Beach Cities Realtor
(Keller Williams Realty)
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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 Kate Steven, Best Real Estate Blog
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We as a whole expertise moving makes us feel; a large portion of us discover it very unpleasant, tedious and costly. Moving organizations should make the procedure smoother, simpler and less unpleasant, however, when we settle on the wrong decisions things can go South quick. It very well may be ...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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MLS Grid is a partnership of MLS that seeks to streamline the process of pulling property listing data from one or more of its members. The company does this by offering a standardized point of access and a single license agreement.The U.S. real estate industry is decentralized. Instead of a sing...

By Evan Roberts, We Buy Houses
(Dependable Homebuyers)
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Baltimore, Maryland - Dependable Homebuyers has just announced its latest service for homeowners and sellers in Baltimore, Maryland. The We Buy Houses company that has a presence across the nation is rolling out a seller financing program in Baltimore City that will further empower homeowners who...

By Phil Stevenson, CRMP, "Mortgage Nerd" in Miami, Florida and Texas
(PS Mortgage Lending 305-791-4874 or 888-845-6630)
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Zillow has just made the buyer/seller real estate market a breeze, offering their new software (Zillow Instant Offers), which lets sellers automatize the selling and offering of their own house, giving  competitive offers (if the home qualifies), and erasing the middle man from the equation. Now,...

By Evan Roberts, We Buy Houses
(Dependable Homebuyers)
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Newport News, VA - Homeowners can now save a lot of money while selling their houses in Newport News, Virginia. Dependable Homebuyers now offers unique home selling solutions that allow homeowners to sell directly to real estate investors in Newport News instead of working with a real estate agen...

By Joan Cox, Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time
(House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373)
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 Every day we have tools we use to make our tasks as a REALTOR® easier, and could not do without them!    These tools are utilized every single day I work in business!    The first the top tech tool I absolutely LOVE is CTM-econtracts.    Remember those days of writing contracts on the hood of yo...

By Kate Steven, Best Real Estate Blog
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As we all know Instagram has already reached over 1 billion users and become one of the best social networking apps. Gone are the days when Instagram was only photo and video sharing platform. Instagram is now one of the best Marketing tools for businesses. Millions of bloggers already on Instagr...

By Patricia Feager, MBA, CRS, GRI,MRP, Selling Homes Changing Lives
(DFW FINE PROPERTIES)
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Educational PostPatricia Feager, 3/8/19 Building technology and automation have changed the way people live. When buying a new home there are many things Buyers need to be aware of when transferring ownership from Sellers to Buyers that need to be addressed prior to closing. Home Inspectors need ...

By Evan Roberts, We Buy Houses
(Dependable Homebuyers)
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 Washington D.C. - A foreclosure is the last thing a homeowner wants but banks will initiate the process if the mortgage turns into or is about to become a bad debt. Banks can expedite the foreclosure process if they find a homeowner to be incapable of catching up on the pending installments. It ...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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API or application programming interface is an IDX technology used to transfer property listing data from an MLS to an agent website. Long used in non-real estate contexts, API has been gaining wider acceptance within industry since the introduction of the RESO Web API standard in 2016.The role o...

By Tammy Emineth, Content Marketer, SEO Teacher, Website Fixer
(Personal SEO - Website SEO and Real Estate Marketing)
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As a subscriber to SEMrush and as an SEO Pro I tend to want to use tools that other pros are using.  SEMrush has been regarded as a great tool so I wanted to dive in deep and see if I can get a brand new site to not only rank but also to a 100% using their audit tool.So this is where we start: As...

By Gina Chirico, Real Estate Agent - Essex County, New Jersey
(Lattimer Realty)
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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 Judy Orr, SW & Near West Chicago suburbs
(HomeSmart Realty Group)
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UPDATE:  I've once again switched up my websites (I'll be writing another post about it - it's brutal)!  I changed the link to the new domain on my Zillowpress website. I never thought I'd be writing this post.  I've never had anything good to say about Zillow.  But I wanted to create hyper-local...

By Rick Frissell, aka "The Red Baron of Real Estate"
(HomeXpress Realty)
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The Agent That Came Out From The Cold She had been a real estate agent for many years.  As a matter of fact, you could say her validation had been earned long ago.  She had badges that included CRS, GRI, CRE and others.  She began before there was a WWW.  But now, she was on a mission ... crack t...

By Brad Andersohn, ActiveBrad - 707.646.1876
(Executive Director of Education at eXp Realty)
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This 'rent calculation' card was why I bought my first home back in 1985.When anyone sees how much they spend in rent, it's depressing and alarming to see how much it adds up to over time. In my scenario, I was spending $850.00 per month to live in a 2 bdrm Condominium in Martinez, CA. I rented t...

By Evan Roberts, We Buy Houses
(Dependable Homebuyers)
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Columbia, Maryland - Selling a home can be challenging for even the finest Columbia MD homes for sale. If the home is also dealing with a certain degree of structural damage, the challenges can increase tenfold. The Columbia real estate market is currently such that even the best properties in th...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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As a real estate agent, you are set up to produce some amazing video content. Your listings are beautiful and your career is fast-paced. But where should you post? In this blog, we’ll introduce some video tips for posting real estate videos to Facebook. Facebook video is a bit different. Videos ...
Electronic appliances have become so crucial in everyone’s life that you cannot afford to not use them for even a second. Be it the ceiling fan during summers or the washing machine to wash clothes, everything around you has become mechanical and it has saved the time and effort to a great extent...