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 Steve Bunker
(RealEstateCalendars.com)
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As a real estate agent, you know you need a website. But do you need one just because everyone else has one, or because it can actually bring in leads and show potential clients why you're the agent to work with in your area? It's both, actually - but even if you have a website, there are a few t...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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  The importance of YOU... Real estate professional Debb Janes produces wonderful videos to promote her business and her marketplace. Take a few moments to enjoy the videos included in this blog. Please visit the original blog if you wish to leave comments.  Today, I dug back into the archives an...
VPS basically refers to virtual private servers; in this approach; the server of your system is divided into two different servers. There are several website hosting options available that can be easily acquired to meet the standards and requirements of the Web users. Different hosting options in...

By Andrew Mooers | 207.532.6573, Northern Maine Real Estate-Aroostook County Broker
(MOOERS REALTY)
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Real estate videos, the most powerful weapon in the entire property listing marketing tool box.In low cost but far away from population center rural markets especially, videos avoid costly delay. Getting folks inside, all around the outside of the property listing. And videos of the community do ...

By Lori Ballen, Digital Marketing Strategist
(Keller Williams Las Vegas)
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In this 18 minute video and step by step written guide, you’ll learn how to use the Facebook Carousel Ads to showcase up to 10 images. Lori Ballen, a real estate business owner in Las Vegas, and owner of a marketing company, shows you her best practices in setting up these great ads designed to g...

By Eagle Ridge Real Estate Agents, Representing Buyers and Sellers in Eagle Ridge
(Eagle Ridge Realty)
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Computer Repair for Gilroy, Morgan Hill and San MartinUse South County PC When I am happy with the services of someone or some company, I like to give credit where credit is due.  Ofent, I do not do this enough.  Here's a company I have been doing business with over the past 3-4 years, and I hav...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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If you are new to having and managing a website, you are probably wondering what this whole, “SEO,” thing is about. If you are a veteran, you can still benefit from keeping up with the frequently changing guidelines and ranking terms.Your SEO may not determine the success of your real estate busi...

By George Fanucci, Internet - Technology - Business - Solutions
(CoreFact.com)
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  A bug in the Apple iOS Mail client app... and Gmail password security? Apple Mail app on iOS (iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch) loses Gmail password setting, randomly, intermittently.   It's as if the Mail app "forgets" the imap password?   This is a Bug Report on an intermittently recurring iOS Mai...

By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
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There are a multitude of ways a real estate CRM can help you take your business to the next level and build your reputation as a top-notch real estate agent – an agent that people love to refer to those they know. Here are three ways you can use your real estate CRM to generate quality leads, con...

By Trumps Elite, Realtors/Career Consultant
(Keller Williams Realty Acadiana)
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When you start your computer, Windows isn't the only program that loads. For instance, you may have noticed icons in the notification area (also known as the system tray) in the far-right portion of the taskbar. These icons often represent programs that start when the system starts. You also may ...

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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    A Long Island Home Buyer asks: My wife thinks moving to a gated community is more desirable because of safety issues. I don't think they really provide that much security, especially those that just have an electric arm tht opens and closes the date. Who is right?   There's no right or wrong ...

By Fred Griffin, Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker
(Fred Griffin Real Estate)
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"Your device isn't compatible with this version." That's not the message I expected to see when my phone told me I needed to update one of my apps, but I could live without that app, so I moved on without it. And then it happened again.  Again, something I could live without, so I moved on. But ...

By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Elite Warren County OH (Cincinnati/Dayton)
(RE/MAX Elite 513.520.5305 www.LizTour.com)
Comments 22
"Your device isn't compatible with this version."That's not the message I expected to see when my phone told me I needed to update one of my apps, but I could live without that app, so I moved on without it.And then it happened again.  Again, something I could live without, so I moved on.But it d...

By Corinne Guest, Barrington Home Buyer Advocate
(Barrington Realty Company)
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I am going to start this short post off with a statement than some may and will be entitled to disagree with. SEO, there are no real rules.If there were real rules and we all followed them, we would all be at number one on the search engines. So be careful who you listen to and where you take adv...

By Jason Will, Jason Will Real Estate
(Jason Will Real Estate)
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Italina Kirknis is a social media presence expert, specifically in LinkedIN. Kirknis is also a speaker for a variety of Real Estate Topics and is also a proud contributor to Inman.com. “People consistently ask me how I got into social media and increasing online presence in regards to real estate...

By George Fanucci, Internet - Technology - Business - Solutions
(CoreFact.com)
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SEO in a Nutshell?There is a lot of buzz from time to time about the death of SEO. What does that really mean?Black-hat SEO is dead... long live White-hat SEO! Yes, you can be penalized if you don't do it right. What is SEO?Primarily, SEO means designing your website to help the right people find...

By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
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You know that a good CRM is helpful for individual agents, but is adopting one as a brokerage solution really worth the investment? It absolutely is. There are a myriad of ways having a specific solution can help your brokerage, but we’ve outlined three of the biggest. 1. Recruit the Best AgentsY...

By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
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Mobile Phones Are Growing Again   You may not like this trend, but it looks like mobile phones are growing again.  If you felt funny talking to the air with your phone in your ear, just wait until you're talking to a book.  After years of evolution from brick-sized phones to pocket sizes, cellpho...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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RETS access is the url, username, and password that allow MLS members to log into its RETS server. Receiving RETS access is a critical step in connecting a RETS feed to an agent’s website.Since the 1990’s the influence of the Internet in real estate has grown rapidly. Each year more and more agen...

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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Where Is Hidden Ridge?Hidden Ridge is located in Syosset New York 11791, on Long Island’s North Shore in Nassau County. You can reach Hidden Ridge from Jericho Turnpike (West of Route 135 and East of Jackson Avenue) To Cedar (North Side Of Jericho Turnpike) To The End and up to the Gatehouse entr...