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 Kate Steven, Best Real Estate Blog
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The wonders of the web bring us stunning things we've always been unable to see or do previously. Tragically, these advancements are a twofold edged sword bringing us issues, for example, hacking and phishing as well. attackers are getting more clever, which means it's getting harder to find phis...

By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
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Are you new to the real estate industry and are overwhelmed with everything that you have to do to build your rapport as a credible real estate agent in your community? Or are you rather an experienced real estate agent, but struggling to organize your day-to-day business, while still maintaining...

By David Popoff, Realtor®,SRS, Green ~ Fairfield County, Ct
(DMK Real Estate )
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Smart Home For Sale, Norwalk, Ct. ~ $569,000 ~ 17 Woodchuck Lane.  Convenience and ease with the features of the Smart Home you can with one touch, dim the lights, stream high-resolution music, control TV’s throughout the home, control heat & AC, lock the doors and arm the security system. Check ...

By Craig Daniels, Technology Instructor/Project Consultant
(Tech Training for You!)
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Microsoft has just made available the updated version of Windows Essentials. It is the ‘2012’ edition. This package was formerly, titled ‘Windows Live’ as a set of free tools that you can download and install to your Windows computer. They are now branding the updated version of the tools without...

By Kate Steven, Best Real Estate Blog
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As with many professions, Safety experts frequently come into the field in positions where their duty is to concentrate on the everyday projects of a job site or office. The "big picture" is left to another person, regardless of whether it's the Corporate Safety Director or some other individual ...

By Hannah Williams, Expertise NE Philadelphia & Bucks 215-953-8818
(Re/Max Eastern inc.)
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 Anita Clark is on Holiday but will be back next week  Facebook Friday as promised I am going to discuss Facebook ads  You may go out and enjoy the Holiday Memorial Day Weekend and not worry too much if you have an Ad running on Facebook. Years ago I remember running Ads in local Newspapers and R...

By Mojo Selling Solutions, Mojo Dialer and Real Estate Lead Services
(Mojo Selling Solutions)
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Today’s busy Real Estate offices leverage multiple cloud applications to manage their contact data. Some, like Mojo, manage the front of your pipeline. Some maintain your database of contacts such as SOI and Past Clients. And others are used for marketing and transactional tasks. The rub is that ...

By Craig Lebrau, Property Geek in Upper East Side NYC
(Lebrau Property)
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Houses really have not changed all that much in the last century. Sure we may now place more importance on having an internet connection than a phone line, but the basic elements of your modern house, windows, doors, walls, floors, roof, heating and plumbing were present in houses in the Edwardia...

By Lori Ballen, Digital Marketing Strategist
(Keller Williams Las Vegas)
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I just went through Google's quality guidelines in depth and created this summary for you.1. Know the purpose of the content you are creating2. Create content you are working towards or already proven to be an expert in 3.Cover your topics in-depth. Leave no question unanswered if you are creatin...

By Lisa Davies
(Online Buzz)
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Summer has hit almost all parts of the world. And in this heat, who does not want to cool down the body and mind in cool water? Sitting or swimming in pool was is one of the favorite activities that people of all ages enjoy. Having a pool and filling it with water are not the only things you need...

By Gary David Hall, Real Estate CRM Sales, Training and Implementation
(RE-ACT, LLC)
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One of the biggest misconceptions when people consider a CRM is that they think they will be tied to their computer.This may have been the case some years ago but at this point, most real estate CRMs have a mobile version.The mobile versions don't do everything the desktop versions do, but they s...

By Lisa Davies
(Online Buzz)
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Are you a pure coffee lover? If yes, then espresso coffee is something that will soothe your taste buds in the best possible way. And what can be a better machine other than buying a manual espresso machine? This can be the best addition in your kitchen that can let you brew fresh and authentic e...

By Gary David Hall, Real Estate CRM Sales, Training and Implementation
(RE-ACT, LLC)
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It seems that by and large, nothing significant is accomplished without the pain of stepping outside your comfort zone. It’s no different with CRMs. You currently havemethods and procedures in place and they work for you. You’ve reached a level of efficiency, you know what you’re doing and things...

By Gary David Hall, Real Estate CRM Sales, Training and Implementation
(RE-ACT, LLC)
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The only correct answer to this question is – it depends. But I’ll see if I can narrow it down a bit for you. Generally speaking, if you spend time with your CRM every day for at least an hour first thing in the morning, you should be able to conquer the more simple aspects of the CRMin a week or...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Neighborhood and community videos are a great way to gain viewers and meet potential buyers and sellers.  Videos about schools, home-values, hot neighborhoods, farmers markets, parks and trails, dog parks, area businesses, annual events, you get the idea.    YouTube Thursdays - Use Your Hyper-loc...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Since many of us are out and about with smart phones, it seems wise to have the right tools handy to shoot quick and spontaneous videos - that look good.   Youtube Thursdays - New Toys!   There was a time when you needed a video camera in order to shoot quality video. However, with today’s sophis...

By Respect Realty LLC, Brokers - Oregon / SW Washington Real Estate
(Respect Realty LLC)
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This upcoming Thursday will be the hopefully the last day of what I see and what I get will not being the same thing. You see for the past two years I’ve been using the Kodak Z730 instant digital camera, though a nice camera the problem was when I wanted a photo of something it didn’t always turn...

By Real Bird, All-In-One Real Estate Marketing
(RealBird Inc.)
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We just updated the Craigslist real estate ad generator for your RealBird listings. While Craigslist has not allowed advanced HTML formatting and embedded images and links for ,many years, using your RealBird tools, you can enhance your Craigslist ads easily to maximize your lead capturing opport...

By Andrew Helling
(REthority)
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Let's face it - the digital age has brought with it great change. You can now list a house, connect with buyers, and even close on a house digitally. While some agents fear for their jobs, other agents see how a growing trend can help streamline their business and increase leads. And what is this...

By Nicole Nark, Real estate agent serving Central Arkansas
(Nicole Nark - Pixel Properties)
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It may go without saying but of course, you need showing apps like ekey and whatever platform you use to pull up accurate information for listings on-the-go! But let's take it a step further. Recently I have found myself gravitating towards three apps on my phone that have increased my productivi...