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 Lisa Davies
(Online Buzz)
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In the present times, businesses just cannot overlook the power of Instagram. It has turned into a social media giant and an amazing platform for brands and businesses to connect with their followers, eventually maximizing their sales.However, for every business or individual that has a big, rece...

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
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PhoneSoap - Product Recommendation for Germophobes! Not only am I a bit of a germophobe but, having been a surgical nurse, I am well aware of the precautions that we should take to prevent the passing of bacteria to others. Well, my ears perked up while listening to an episode of Shark Tank, feat...

By Mike Frazier, Northwest Tennessee Realtor
(Carousel Realty of Dyer County)
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About 4 years ago Home Away(VRBO) made a big move not only charging the owners of the vacation rentals but also the vacationer trying to book. I decided right there and then to cease advertising my properties on vrbo. I have tried trip advisor and flip key and others but they all saw what vrbo wa...

By Jayne Combs NMLS#222444, Loan Officer & Cert. Divorce Lending Professional
(AmeriFirst Financial, Inc.)
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On the last Agent Mastermind, Scotty covered how to use Facebook in your Real Estate Business. He shared with us how to stay top of mind with your sphere of influence and your past clients. Why it’s relevant to promote what you do for a living, and how easy it is to connect with those that you wa...

By Michael Jacobs, Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393
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North Pasadena Heights Landmark District Historic Homes   A Look At The Neighborhood Real Estate Market Mid-Year 2017 This is a real estate market activity report for the North Pasadena Heights neighborhood for the first half of 2017 with a comparison to sales in the same period of time in the pr...

By OKUPIED Inc., Manage Properties
(Okupied Inc.)
Comments 0
We created OKUPIED with the idea to help small size landlords manage their business more effectively and with ease. But to accomplish this, we need your opinion as a user in order to build an app that everyone would love. 😊

By Lisa Davies
(Online Buzz)
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Summer—aka bathing suit season—equals lower confidence for many women. It can be hard to comfortably transition from protective oversized sweaters to a tiny bikini that showcases your entire midsection to the world. It’s almost impossible to hide in swimwear. Even more modest one-piece styles are...

By Corinne Guest, Barrington Lifestyles
(Barrington Realty Company)
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Anyone that has any interest in SEO will likely have heard about backlinks. Just yesterday I had a conversation with a digital marketing ageny who have hired me to do their clients SEO work.We talked about the best components of a website in an age where it is becoming harder by the day to get to...

By Steve and Jan Bachman, Realtors - Northern Virginia
(RE/MAX Gateway, Reston, Herndon, Ashburn, Sterling, Fairfax )
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Shots like this are very easy to make. Whether you want to make a silhouette outside of a person or a small one inside like this, the idea is similar. Have the light behind the object and use no flash. Outside you will have to experiment more but inside you can control all factors.   For this sh...

By Stefan Winter, Owner - Winter Group & Real Estate Web Tech
(Real Estate in IL & NV | Owner of Real Estate Web Tech | Daily Vlogger)
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I seem to always end up doing a post about the latest Apple iOS updates & today was the official release of iOS9. The concensous seems to be the same all around the internet, it is a must have update.iOS 8 was released with a lot of bugs, some of which never got fixed even through the 10 updates ...

By OKUPIED Inc., Manage Properties
(Okupied Inc.)
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OKUPIED helps landlords manage their rental properties by tracking expenses, payments, rent, leases, receipts, as well as receive notifications for any late payments and expiring leases. Each property related expense can be entered within the app along with an image of the receipt, and financial ...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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The truth about real estate agents is that they have to be in the know all the time. Keeping up with technology changes and being tech-savvy can be quite a lot to handle. Especially now that everything changes literally in the blink of an eye. Staying on top of emerging technologies can and shoul...

By Caitlin Thornburg, Executive VP of Sales & Marketing
(Zip Your Flyer)
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When it comes to real estate technology companies, there are a lot of companies that are fairly new and entered the industry after the housing market did what it did years ago (the thing that will not be named). What a lot of companies forget about is not only your satisfaction as the agent, but ...

By Daniel Ramsey, MyOutDesk - Real Estate Virtual Professionals
(MyOutDesk)
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Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology has seen a boom in recent years. According to a study by Stanford University, since 2000, investment in AI has grown six-fold and the number of AI startup companies has grown 14x. Today’s smart devices are getting smarter and it’s no wonder some executives ...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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WPL Pro is the feature product of the real estate technology company, Realtyna. This product is a real estate IDX plugin for WordPress, completely developed and owned by Realtyna. With the two terms often being used interchangeably, it comes to no surprise that there is some confusion. But fear n...

By Patricia Kennedy, Home in the Capital
(RLAH Real Estate)
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I just found an email about an ActiveRain webinar scheduled for next Tuesday on my favorite CRM - IxactContact.  My strong recommendation?  Check it out - if you don't already use it.!Last year, I realized that I needed a CRM for grown ups. I'd been using a patchwork combination of MAC applicatio...

By Sam Shueh, mba, cdpe, reopro, pe
( (408) 425-1601)
Comments 12
                                               Sam Shueh                                                                              Realty One Group                                                                 San Jose, CA   I blogged once or twice on AR and took occasional interest in the ...

By OKUPIED Inc., Manage Properties
(Okupied Inc.)
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we recently got published in one of the best newspaper in US, please check:::  https://www.mycentraljersey.com/story/marketplace/real-estate/2018/12/08/new-mobile-app-helps-small-investors-track-their-rental-properties/2203249002/

By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
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IXACT Contact is very excited to announce the release of “Keep in Touch Coach”, another powerful Keep in Touch feature to help you stay top-of-mind with everyone in your Business Pipeline.Your very own personal assistant, your “Keep in Touch Coach” is a new Dashboard widget that will automaticall...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
Comments 2
MLS API, Organic IDX, and Organic RETS Integration are three IDX options offered by Realtyna. They all provide the data connection necessary to link to a property database and display listings on your site, but each uses a slightly different technology.Since the mid 1990’s, the Internet has taken...