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 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 - Spreading Cheer in Your Unique Style  - Part 2    Last week, we shared a festive video produced by Sheldon Neal. The holiday video coveys a delightful Christmas message, "I'll Get You A Home For Christmas!!" set to the classic tune of "I'll be home for Christmas." While we cou...

By Craig Daniels, Technology Instructor/Project Consultant
(Tech Training for You!)
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Thanks to everyone who took a few minutes to take my 2019 Technology Survey!! I was able to get 49 responses and so I feel it was a good sampling pool to create a meaningful snapshot of the technology being used by those of you who are interested in reading my blog. This helps me create future p...
Cable and internet are a necessity in today's world may it be home or office. There are various companies which offer cable and internet service. While low-cost cable television and internet service which works at a good speed all the time should be your concern, you should look for other things ...

By Joan Cox, Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time
(House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373)
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 I have LOVED my RING doorbell, as it lets me know when a package is delivered, so I can get it right away, or call someone close to pick it up.    I have not had a porch pirate yet! BUT, what about the interior cameras?    Lately, there have been several hacks into the interior cameras in your h...

By Carolyn Mantia, Excellence is our goal
(Clarity Street Realty)
Comments 16
Facebook, Myspace, Twitter, Plaxo, Linkedin and the list goes on and on and on.  These sites can cause complete overwhelm as well as take users careening off in unproductive directions, leaving them wondering what did I even accomplish today. Myspace used to be the "IT" place to social network bu...

By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
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When an online form prompts you for your email address, we’re quick to feel guarded and protective of giving away this type of access, whereas in the past it was given without a seconds’ worth of thought. The reason for this hesitation is because people are tired of being sold to and bombarded wi...

By Realtyna Inc, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
Comments 1
Marketing strategies which survive the ever changing trends and demands of the market are quite a few. Marketing managers and think tanks now must update their method every week, it seems. Print advertising, cold calling and SMS marketing are among the more traditional methods which are still in ...

By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
Comments 4
There’s no denying the power of online reviews and ratings, including those on social platforms like Facebook. Ratings and reviews are everywhere, from being alongside each of the over 12 million products listed on Amazon, and every other major eCommerce site, to seller ratings on eBay and real e...

By MichelleCherie Carr Crowe Just Call...408-252-8900, Family Helping Families Buy & Sell Homes 40+ Years
(Get Results Team...Just Call (408) 252-8900! . DRE #00901962 . Licensed to Sell since 1985 . Altas Realty)
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It's that time of year when it's wise to re-evaluate what's working and not working. Here is a great list of best free tools and widgets for real estate agents to use and add on to our websites and social media pages. I hope you will find some of these useful. We have all seen the cool blogs on-l...

By Paul Eastwood, Buying Buddy IDX CRM
(Buying Buddy IDX CRM Suite)
Comments 0
Buying Buddy IDX CRM has been integrated with the North Texas Real Estate Info Systems, Inc - NTREIS MLS. Buying Buddy IDX CRM aims to make real estate business more predictable for real estate agents in Northern Texas. The Buying Buddy IDX CRM real estate lead capture and customer relationship m...

By Brad Andersohn, ActiveBrad - 707.646.1876
(Executive Director of Education at eXp Realty)
Comments 67
Many Internet service providers claim that you're getting top speeds to your homes and offices but how do you really know what Internet speed you are truly experiencing? If they offer and promise you 20mbps download speed and 5mbps upload speed, have you checked to see if that's what you get?Here...

By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
Comments 3
As a part of our Miami Realtors Association we have our MLX.  All I can say - the help line is amazing. Any questions about MLX will be answered. It helps me a lot. Personally and as a Broker too. Save my time when the agent asks questions about MLX. Need to make a new grid, make a new search and...

By Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD, REALTORS® in Clark County, WA
(ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors)
Comments 43
YouTube Thursdays - Spreading Cheer in Your Unique Style   Tuning in to Your Style   You've heard us say this before. And, more importantly, you hear it a lot from marketing and branding experts. Authenticity is huge in your marketing. That includes video marketing. Genuine beats slick any day.  ...

By Thomas J. Nelson, Realtor e-Pro, CRS, RCS-D, Vets, & Host of Postcards From Success Podcast
(Big Block Realty 858.232.8722)
Comments 3
What a great list of resources to consider for your blog and maybe website too, provided by  MEGAN FAUST!!! We have all seen the cool blogs on-line with flash animation and all kinds of extra goodies on the sidebar. If you want to add some awesome to your blog or website then take a look at this ...

By Realtyna Inc, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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Demographics are the data that describes the composition of a population, such as age, race, gender, income, migration patterns and population growth.All this is one of the driving factors of real estate development, prices, etc and consequently, very important information for you and your leads....

By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
Comments 0
This past week, IXACT Contact tag-teamed with RETechnology to bring you a webinar that will surely help you out in the new year. How many times have you made a new year’s resolution to better organize your business, manage your contacts, follow-up with everyone in your database, and overall just ...

By Joe Jackson, Clintonville and Central Ohio Real Estate Expert
(Keller Williams Capital Partners Realty)
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Thisis a great tool to put in your tool box! Demographics are the data that describes the composition of a population, such as age, race, gender, income, migration patterns and population growth. All this is one of the driving factors of real estate development, prices, etc and consequently, very...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 3
What are your unique traits? The thing, or things that set you apart from other agents. A sense of humor? Do you play an instrument? Sing a decent tune? Think about how you can incorporate more of your personality in your videos - especially during the holidays. Tis the season to warm hearts and/...

By Dario Ferreira, Internet Marketing
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Let's face it, without inbound links to your website, also known as backlinks, you will not rank in the search engines for any meaningful terms.Once you have all the SEO basics covered, getting other websites to link to you should be your number one priority. It should be done in a consistent man...

By Megan Anderson, Digital Marketing | Founder | Strategist
(Dulci Digital)
Comments 49
We have all seen the cool blogs on-line with flash animation and all kinds of extra goodies on the sidebar. If you want to add some awesome to your blog or website then take a look at this carefully comprised list of the TOP FREE REAL ESTATE WIDGETS! You may have heard the word "widget" before b...