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 Mike & Cindy Jones, Real Estate - (904) 874-0422 - Jacksonville, Fl
(Florida Homes Realty & Mortgage)
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I love my Macbook Pro. It's the first Mac I've ever owned and I will never by another PC. The one regret is that I didn't buy two of them. I had no idea I would have to share it.......    Mike Jones (904) 874-0422 The Real Estate Station    Keller Williams Realty

By Victoria Carter, TwoMoveYou
(TwoMoveYou)
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When it comes to home fire safety, a little preparation and precaution go a long way toward ensuring your family, your home, and your valuables are protected.  Consider the following important information about preventing, fighting and escaping residential fires. Fires and Fire Extinguishers Fire...

By Dan Dee McGinnis The Pumpkin Man
(eXp Realty)
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Do you have any of these within you? Expectations, Imagination, Drive, Desire, Hope, Commitment, Craving, Belief, and/or inclination?One of my strongest desires, is in addition to providing the highest level of integrity helping sellers or buyers; is to also help real estate agents.This month it ...

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 Fred Cope, Looking For Homes With A Smile
(Reliant Realty in Nashville, TN)
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                  Photo from Komando.com                               EVEN REALTORS® NEED A DIGITAL GODDESS   In 1995 I was a big fan of WSIX Talk Radio in Nashville, Tennessee.  My car radio remained on that one station.  I was out running errands on a Saturday morning, and when I got back in m...

By Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.750.6899)
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I know Anita Clark is our Queen of Facebook marketing here in the rain. I never miss her Facebook Friday series and always appreciate her advice and suggestions. When a course came up going over advertising on Facebook I made a point to go because of the success Anita has shown us.Austin PT 50 of...

By Fred Griffin, Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker
(Fred Griffin Real Estate)
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Leave it to Vegas to take a chance and roll the dice. Inman is reporting that the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors (GLVAR) is ending their syndication agreement with Zillow and ListHub. The question is, "How will the move impact Realtors, buyers, and sellers?" David Crete, the multiple ...

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 Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400, Long Island Condo & Home Sale Specialists
(The Top Team @ Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803)
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We Can Sell Your Condo At The Coves In Melville Long Island. We Have Buyers Waiting!   The Coves in Melville Long Island ~ We Need Your Condo! If you own a Condo in The Coves, and are looking to sell it...We need your listing and have Buyers Waiting! Currently, (September 2014) there is NO inven...

By Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400, Long Island Condo & Home Sale Specialists
(The Top Team @ Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803)
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When selling your Long Island House or Condo, remember garages need some loving too. Garages are often overlooked when selling a house and it sometimes can mean the difference between a sale or no sale. A garage, just like the rest of the house can benefit from "Staging". What does it mean to a ...

By Paul Eastwood, Buying Buddy IDX CRM
(Buying Buddy IDX CRM Suite)
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Leave it to Vegas to take a chance and roll the dice. Inman is reporting that the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors (GLVAR) is ending their syndication agreement with Zillow and ListHub. The question is, "How will the move impact Realtors, buyers, and sellers?"David Crete, the multiple li...

By John Henry, Residential Architect, Custom Home Design
(John Henry Masterworks Design International, Inc.)
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The issue here is what is real and what is not.  George Washington built his venerated house on Mt. Vernon in 1796.But, for many who do not know this: he faked a few things.  And some of what was 'counterfeited' endured for over 200 years.Examine this photograph of his house:Do you notice the sto...

By Pamela Madore, Team Work Makes The Dream Work
(The Pamela Madore Group)
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Pamela Madore Keller Williams Amarillo 806-290-1920 New Keller Williams Realty Technology Is On  Its Way To You There are a thousand new technology happenings behind the scenes in our massive technology department.  All of these things are designed for you--the consumer to make your real estate t...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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Building an IDX site can have a huge impact on your business and personal life. It’s an essential step to boost your online presence and generate leads. But what systems and technologies should you choose?In this article we will break down the main IDX technologies available on the market and com...

By Elizabeth Weintraub Sacramento Real Estate Agent, Top 1% of Lyon Agents, Put 40 years of experience to work for you
(Lyon Real Estate)
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While I dislike dealing with passwords, I now password-protect just about everything. In fact, I just discovered yesterday that my website has protocols that only 30% of the other websites have, which caused my VPN to block it. The company that hosts my website is fairly advanced. So the hosting ...

By LEONORA PRINCE CCIM, Purveryors of Fine Homes and Estates
(Tomlinson Sotheby's International Realty)
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  Our Little Town Embraces Winter 2018 It's snowing today! The first snow of the season!Its beginning to look a lot like Christmas! After 20 years of "Santa on a Surfboard", I'm so excited to see snow.Ask me how I feel in about three months LOL!Get out the skiis' snowmobiles, snow-shoes (oh yeah,...

By David J. Caracausa, ABR, CRB, CRS, GRI, SRES, CRE
(The Premier Properties Group)
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Technology, Strategy, and CostsIn this article, we will talk about some of the new high-tech ways to protect your construction site from theft or other types of capital loss. Outdoor job sites or construction projects left unattended can be a very costly mistake. With that in mind, we want to be ...

By David Jackson, MBA, Financial lending analyst
(Olympus Labs)
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Most people carry their phones everywhere with them. So it’s a scary thought to think that people’s phones might be used to spy on them. And it’s not just paranoid thinking either. A recent Instagram photo of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg revealed tape over his laptop camera in the background. It ...

By Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD, REALTORS® in Clark County, WA
(ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors)
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  For some reason, we are missing an important embed option in our YouTube Channel. It's the ability to opt out of showing suggested videos, from other YouTube members, at the end of our own video. It's a frustrating issue and so far, I (Debb), haven't been able to pinpoint the reason. We have tr...

By John Henry, Residential Architect, Custom Home Design
(John Henry Masterworks Design International, Inc.)
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If you think you might want a boutique web that offers another dimension of your business, and:A.  Perhaps your old web is not working well and not up to dateB.  You want to have a new updated look and additional functionalityC.  You want full control of your web at all timesD.  A new web will of...