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 PropertyMinder Inc., Modern Tools for the Modern Agent
(PropertyMinder, Inc.)
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Howdy ActiveRainers,Quick question - how do “changes that would make homebuying less attractive” sound?* Yeah, not so pleasant. I know.Yesterday I came across this headline: “The California Association of Realtors says the Republican Tax Reform Plan will eliminate the incentive for people to buy ...

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 Linda Itskovitz, All-in-one visual property marketing in 3D and VR
(Matterport)
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“Open houses are only a couple of hours a week, but when you have Matterport virtual reality, we can be open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.” Gregg Lynn, Sotheby’s International Realty  Don’t fall behind the competition! 76% of survey real estate professionals from RE/MAX, Keller ...

By Home Value Leads
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This article was originally published on the Home Value Leads blog.AR...VR... As a real estate agent, you may have heard about or read tons about these two technologies. They may seem like science fiction, but as you can already tell, they are starting to take over a number of industries by storm...

By Kathy Goldman, Social Media & Marketing for Real Estate
(REVA Online | SEO Boost For Real Estate, Social Media Marketing for Real Estate and Real Estate Blogging Expert)
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Real Estate Social Media is Like...A lot of people and businesses aren’t sure how social media works and why they should use it. Sometimes, it’s hard to understand the concept of Social Media Marketing and Blogging Stratgies. To picture it, imagine it like this. . . Real Estate Social media is li...

By Nicole Ocean, "Your BPO Expert!"
(BPO Automation Group & BPO University)
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Special Video Announcement 12/14/2016    Doing Your Fannie Mae and/or Equator Orders By Hand?There is a Better Way With AMNForms and Our 90% BPO AutoFill Software! We've found the perfect way to help you automate filling in 90% of your Fannie Mae AMN BPO orders as well as Equator's BPO and MMR o...

By CJ Hays, Reputation Marketing & Websites for Realtors
(Agent Reputation)
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I was reading posts in the Lab Coat Agents Facebook group and came across a discussion about real estate website designers. One company had mentioned their sites were WordPress which is a good thing. So, if I buy their website, and if I was already familiar with WordPress, then I would assume the...

By CJ Hays, Reputation Marketing & Websites for Realtors
(Agent Reputation)
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Most people who know me, know that I believe YouTube needs to be a "best freind" for the online marketing of Realtors. YouTube is owned by Google and Google wants to deliver video search results.I do need to address an issue I am running across with some of my new clients and prospects. They don'...

By Brivity Platform, Manage. Market. Communicate. Convert. Get leads
(Brivity)
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With Brivity Valuations, you get 10 customizable valuation sites to use in your business. They are ridiculously easy to set up (in fact, we can even set them up for you for a small fee). Here are some examples of different ways that our clients use these sites.1.  Leverage Your SphereYou probably...

By Kathy Goldman, Social Media & Marketing for Real Estate
(REVA Online | SEO Boost For Real Estate, Social Media Marketing for Real Estate and Real Estate Blogging Expert)
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Successful Video MarketingWell, are you a Successful Video Marketing Agent? Here we are...It's Friday. Been outta town last week playing cowgirl . Oh, And I visited my parents too! And last week was overwhelming. You guys keep me hopping!Today I thought we would delve into the wide-wide world of ...

By Jay McHugh, YOUR SendOutCard Mentor
(SendOutCards-Appreciation Marketing Expert)
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  Click here to view the Replay   Many of you continued to text and call me about SendOutCards....here is the reply to anwer many of your questions....  Feel free to log onto www.myrandomactsofcardness.com to join or to send a Free card....This will change your business in a very good way......  

By Joan Cox, Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time
(Metro Brokers - House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373)
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 RING is a video doorbell and can be used, whether you have a doorbell or not.    Ever had the doorbell ring when you are in the middle of something, only to find someone cannot read --- NO SOLICITING?     With this great product, the door can go unanswered! You can answer your door using your sm...

By Z57 Marketing Team, The #1 Affordable Lead Company
(Z57 Internet Solutions)
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Video will soon be taking over all of social media. Why? Because it’s the most engaging form of content! Think about it, would you rather watch a movie or spend two hours looking through a picture book? According to Popular Science, Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, stated in his announcement of Fac...

By David O'Doherty, Clayton NC Homes, Raleigh, NC
(Raleigh Realty Inc)
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I did a video of this property at 107 Sicily Drive in Clayton a while ago and I got a bit carried away with my new iPad......It was BAD.I had Bobby Carroll with Dakno Marketing (check them out they do an awesome job creating web sites for RE agents) look at it and he gave it the Roger Ebert take ...

By PropertyMinder Inc., Modern Tools for the Modern Agent
(PropertyMinder, Inc.)
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 Hey ActiveRainers,Tim here. How's business going?Remember that "get more listings" promo I mentioned a while back? It's still up for grabs.Just to recap, it includes:- Increasing your listings.- Saving hundreds of dollars each year.- Protecting your homesellers from the competition.- One-on-one ...

By Linda Itskovitz, All-in-one visual property marketing in 3D and VR
(Matterport)
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Real estate agents - do you have the innovative tools you need to win listings and beat the competition? Watch our real estate marketing webinar to learn how 3D tours and VR walkthroughs are helping agents impress sellers, improve their marketing, & crush their competition. Our speakers will give...

By Jackye Mumphrey, The West Atlanta Real Estate Maven
(Keller Williams Realty Cityside)
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    DESCRIPTION Ever wonder how agents seem to draw deals out of thin air? Ever wonder how to attract the clients you really want? Do you want to build a fan base and don't have a big budget?   Find out how to do all of these things and so much more as Jackye Mumphrey the Real Estate Maven share...

By Scott Seaton Jr. Bourbonnais Kankakee IL Home Inspector, The Home Inspector With a Heart!
(SLS Home Inspections-Bradley Bourbonnais Kankakee Manteno)
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 The thing to do with good advice is pass it on. It is never any good by itself.                                                                                                               Oscar WildeThis CPE certification will help you close more deals. Use this advice and help make this your ...

By Melissa Zavala, Broker, Escondido Real Estate, San Diego County
(Broadpoint Properties)
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In an article that I wrote after my California Association of Realtors® presentation last fall, I listed my 10 favorite productivity apps for real estate agents. While technology changes at the drop of a dime, the list is still pretty accurate (except for Sunrise Calendar, which has been swallowe...

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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Do you know how to manage your leads?  Here's some excellent tips and information from Lee Davenport about how to manage lead generation effectively in this digital age: Also featured on Inman News.   You know real estate in your target area like the back of your hand.  But, we all know that mean...