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 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...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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The Internet and social media present great opportunities for Realtors to market their listings to a larger audience. This helps them match homebuyers to available properties and close more sales.The foundation of any successful online real estate strategy is a successful website. A Realtor websi...

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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YouTube Thursdays - Gone Fishing for the Fourth  YouTube Thursdays Group  Well, we haven't really gone fishing, but we are celebrating our wedding anniversary and enjoying the holiday. It has been a very busy month and we hope to get caught up on the yard work we both enjoy.  Plus, we have a swee...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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Mailchimp is one of the web’s most popular email marketing platforms. The service simplifies marketing tasks by allowing you to target leads with campaigns and identify patterns in the way people engage with your business.This is invaluable for real estate agents working under severe time constra...

By Hannah Williams, Expertise NE Philadelphia & Bucks 215-953-8818
(Re/Max Eastern inc.)
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 Let's celebrate this wonderful Holiday Weekend . Happy Facebook Friday everyone! No worries Anita Clark  will be back next week with her fantastic Facebook tips.Everyone needs a break. I hope you took the time to watch this short video as that is what Facebook is about this Friday . Philadelphia...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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Before building your IDX real estate website, you need to choose hosting. This is an important decision because hosting affects your page load speed. Any pages that load too slowly can cause you to lose leads.You also want to get your hosting decision right because host changes can cause delays a...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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While certainty a unique housing option, houseboats are persistent. For at least a century, these floating homes have offered a way to get access to the urban lifestyle and all its benefits without breaking the bank. In some parts of the country with rapidly rising housing costs, houseboats are r...

By David Jackson, MBA, Financial lending analyst
(Olympus Labs)
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Businesses rely on technology to streamline processes, achieve end-results faster and save time. This, when all is said and done, results in savings and more profit. If your business deals with contracts of any sorts, then switching over to an all-digital process for signature capture is somethin...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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ClickFunnels is a hugely popular web tool that simplifies the process of building an online sales funnel to generate and convert leads. Users can build a funnel for a product or service, publish it alongside or in place of their traditional website, and optimize their sales pipeline.It is an oppo...

By Mark Lomas, Excellent Service, Superior Results
(Santa Barbara Real Estate)
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If Google and the Internet are still relevant your domaine name for your real estate website may be significant. It's one of the virtual headlines viewers will be exploring as they search for services. It's a significant part of your branding.  But, how important is it? It's the key that opens th...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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Instagram Punished  me @endrebarath  for being kind…No! The reason is not what you are thinking. I was not writing hundreds of posts about Real Estate No not because I was spamming people.Well let me give you a little background I have been on Instagram since August 2016 during this time I have p...

By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
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4 MIN READ   A recent article published by The Close confirms of 57 real estate statistics that help real estate agents and those in the industry understand their market better. Understanding and leveraging these statistics to your benefit is the goal of this blog post. We have highlighted five o...

By Respect Realty LLC, Brokers - Oregon / SW Washington Real Estate
(Respect Realty LLC)
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I will not lie, when I first got the call from Jenelle at IHouseWeb, I was like, great another website company, making promises. We had gone through 3 other websites over the previous year with numerous promises and none were kept. Our last one was going down 2 or 3 times a week and they were one...

By Craig Lebrau, Property Geek in Upper East Side NYC
(Lebrau Property)
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Real estate is, without a doubt, one of the most traditionally-inclined industries in the world. Throughout its history, real estate has steadily maintained its position as one of the pillar industries the world over. In real estate, we find the spaces we live in. There is something profoundly in...

By Brivity Platform, Manage. Market. Communicate. Convert. Get leads
(Brivity)
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This is my biggest secret. For four years I have been planning and building and connecting the dots. The fact that we have to pay for 20 different software services, re-enter leads, listings, and pendings, and end up using what I can only describe as the creme of the crap software services ticks ...

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 - Video Farming  Recently, we have noticed an uptick in on-line traffic on our sites, and an increase in calls.  Specifically people interested in multigenerational homes and lifestyles, and people wanting more information about various neighborhoods.  The neighborhood hits are ...

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 - Holiday Video Marketing   Holidays are a great reason to get in touch with your SOI. We plan to send out an email early next week wishing our clients a Happy Fourth of July. There are a variety of themes for a storyboard too.   Here are just a few ideas.  Short Interview with ...

By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
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6 MIN READ    As every real estate agent knows, May is one of the busiest months of the year. Buyers are on the hunt, which makes it a great time to sell quickly and for agood price. So at this crucial time of the year, making the best first impression is most important. Here are a few ways that ...