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 Zurple Marketing Team, Zurple, Client Generation Software for Agents
(Zurple)
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Interesting news! Creative commons just launched a site called CC Search. It's similar to google images, except there are no copyrights attached to the images. Most of them are within public domain or under a creative commons license. Creative Commons licences usually entail attribution to an ima...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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Good IDX real estate websites provide the information leads expect in predictable ways. Great IDX real estate websites provide features and content leads did not know they needed.To help you move your IDX real estate website from good to great, we gathered some tips from Realtyna staff. Here’s wh...
The imagine each entrepreneur beginning a web-based company is to get budget friendly web design solutions. With cost effective website design solutions, you would certainly be capable to get one of the most efficient designs at the lowest worth possible. The mix of these two components determine...

By Leif Price, Content Marketing Specialist
(Spot Color Marketing)
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Having a strong online presence is very important as a modern real estate professional. Are you equipped with the right tools to boost your standing in a competitive industry? These are 7 important things your website should feature to stand out. Mobile and user friendly designMobile internet use...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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Let’s face it, people. Facebook is too big to ignore. As a platform, it offers too many opportunities for real estate agents to connect with their leads and improve sales.To take advantage of these opportunities, real estate agents should carve out some time to work on their messaging. Some of th...

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 - New Toys! There was a time when you needed a video camera in order to shoot quality video. However, with today’s sophisticated smartphones, phone cameras continue to improve in leaps and bounds. Case in point, our friends, Ron and Alexandra Seigel recently shared an amazing Ea...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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Words matter in real estate. The message you craft for leads will determine how many convert. If you are not seeing the sales figures you need, you may want to take a look at your call to action on Facebook and other platforms.What Is a Call to Action?A call to action (or CTA) is the part of your...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
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Hello Everyone in the Rain.   A great blog by Amanda S. Davidson about videos that we can all use help in (Well I need help)  I learn alot from Debb Janes but this is a keeper also.\ Video Marketing Tool – Content SamuraiVideo marketing is something we all know is very powerful but, not everyone ...

By Amanda S. Davidson, Alexandria Virginia Homes For Sale
(Amanda Davidson Real Estate Group Brokered By eXp Realty)
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Video Marketing Tool – Content SamuraiVideo marketing is something we all know is very powerful but, not everyone likes to be on camera. Brian England asked how I made one of the videos in a previous blog and it gave me the idea to write a post in case it would help anyone else with creating vide...

By Tommy Wyher, I am an freelance writer and professional marketer
(Husky Marketing)
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The process of selling a property has a lot of variables associated with it as well as important documents to have signed. Failing to have a certain document signed can lead to a deal being voided or delaying a closing leading to a buyer pulling out. Organization is paramount as even those with t...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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Despite the explosion in social media over the last decade, email marketing remains the most effective way to reach customers.Leads say they both prefer email content and they are more likely to act on it.In real estate, email marketing can be an essential tool to promote listings.So how do you g...

By Mojo Selling Solutions, Mojo Dialer and Real Estate Lead Services
(Mojo Selling Solutions)
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 Real Geeks Mojo Dialer integrationWe’ve made it pretty clear that we’re focusing on integrating Mojo with the top CRM platforms, and we’ve delivered! Recently, we finished our integration with the folks at Real Geeks and we’re excited to tell you about it.Their team reached out to us last year b...

By Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA, Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties
(www.HugginsHomes.com)
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Realtor Privacy in the Digital Age By Ryan Huggins, CISA, CICP, C-RISC, Broker Privacy.  In the aftermath of large publicized data breaches such as TJ Maxx, Office of Personnel Management and the California Association of Realtors as well as the Edward Snowden revelations, Facebook's Cambridge A...

By Matt Jameson, Medford Web Designer
(The Atlas Group - Southern Oregon Real Estate-Medford Homes)
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Attention Windows users: Is this you? If so: How does FREE TECH SUPPORT sound? Too good to be true right? Well thanks to numerous social networks and computer user forums - its now easier than ever to get free tech support when your stuck. How do I know? Well, because Im the guy local Southern Or...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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MLS Grid works by standardizing data from multiple MLS into a common, usable format. This eases the technological burden for brokers working in multiple markets by allowing them to pull data from a single point of access.Not clear enough? We’ll break it down piece by piece.What is MLS Grid?MLS Gr...

By Craig Lebrau, Property Geek in Upper East Side NYC
(Lebrau Property)
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The real estate industry is one that has performed consistently well over the years. This is no doubt (at least partially) due to its adaptive nature. When it comes to shifting with the times, the real estate industry is one of the most forward-thinking sectors in the world.In real estate, there ...
Real estate is a competitive field that rewards hard workers and innovators, but that can be unforgiving for those who don’t try to constantly improve themselves. From one point of view, innovation and hard work translate as being up to date with the latest real estate trends and having a diverse...

By Sarah Layton | Copywriter & Inman Star Contributor, I provide real estate content marketing services
(Best Real Estate Writer, a Layton Media brand)
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[Related Articles] The Secrets To Building Profitable Real Estate Websites (Revealed) How To Use Content To Boost Your SEO How To Increase Engagement On Your Real Estate Blog As a fellow entrepreneur, I know how frustrating it can be to pour your heart and soul into a business but not see the re...

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 Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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Traditional brick and mortar real estate was a personal business. Because most business was done face-to-face, agents would get to know their leads individually.Today, most lead generation occurs online where it can be very difficult to learn about your leads and their preferences.In this article...