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 Lori Ballen, Digital Marketing Strategist
(Keller Williams Las Vegas)
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Having the ability to reach many people at once by leaving an instant, automated voice message has become a favorite among prospectors, local businesses, and real estate agents. This kind of voice broadcast marketing allows the salesperson to reach many people at the same time which is humanly im...

By Respect Realty LLC, Brokers - Oregon / SW Washington Real Estate
(Respect Realty LLC)
Comments 18
Oh crap, I channeled my very alive father when I heard the words come out of my mouth when talking to a younger client of mine. He said, "I saw you on Twitter and thought about giving you a shout out, but saw the only updates on there from you were for your posts, don't you use it?"Well, that is ...

By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
Comments 14
Have You heard About Quora?   This is a relatively new search site, that according to it’s front page “A continually improving collection of questions and answers created, edited, and organized by everyone who uses it.”.The thinking behind Quora is that the most interesting questions will rise t...

By L. Scott Ferguson, Sunny Florida Real Estate Professional
(Ask4Ferguson - Your House-SOLD Name in Real Estate)
Comments 16
My last video I showed you how to quickly grow your Twitter followers.  In case you missed it here is a link.Grow Your Twitter Followers Quickly As I discuss frequently many people are turned off by Twitter.  They say it's just too cluttered or they are getting lost in the noise.  From my experie...

By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(LAER Realty Partners)
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  The Internet landscape changed (for good?) in late 90s. Though Google started in 1996, the 'revolution' started couple of years after that. Craig describes amazing Google in this post and has come up with 20+ FREE Google tools. But do you know Google is derived from original word GOOGOL which i...

By Elizabeth Weintraub Sacramento Real Estate Agent, Top 1% of Lyon Agents, Put 40 years of experience to work for you
(Lyon Real Estate)
Comments 9
Oh, man, I can remember the day I upgraded my computer experience in the last 1980s to a Compaq 286 with a 20 MB hard drive. Whoa! That thing was portable as long as I had a luggage roller to put it on because it was too heavy and bulky to carry. IIRC it was around 40 pounds.Back when if you had ...

By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Platinum Properties)
Comments 5
Video sells and so do lifestyles. Put the two together and you have a dynamic way to showcase an area. YouTube Thursdays - Listing Lifestyle Videos     First and foremost, we are selling a lifestyle when we market our listings. We are tapping into some pretty deep-seated emotional connections and...

By Peter Mark, SEO Specialist, Site Architecture Design and more
(Peter Mark)
Comments 4
Great Work Corinne! I had to reblog this in case someone has an IDX they are not happy with. This is meant to be a short post, and it's just a quick update on my switch out of one IDX to another. To say I am ecstatic is the understatment. Change after 10 years was a risk but I was willing to take...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 12
As bloggers and organic marketers,  we are always hoping to produce content in the most entertaining and engaging manner.  Please visit the original blog if you wish to leave comments. YouTube Thursdays - The Importance of Mobile Friendly Videos The National Association of REALTORS® estimates tha...

By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Divorce - Short Sale
(Keller Williams 414-525-0563)
Comments 29
 A turned back and ooops....David's I Phone disappeared....hmmm....Ah yes...Insurance it's a wonderful thing !  Calls made immediately. the phone is now locked, the information stored deleted and whoever thought they got a shiny new I a techie paper weight !There is nothing that they...

By KWKLY Text To Lead, Delivering The Best Leads, Faster!
Comments 49
The other day I was scrolling my twitter feed when I caught a stat, 90% of text messages are read within 3 minutes. This piqued my curiosity, so I dug deeper and found some more stats. Over 6 Billion text messages are sent each day in the U.S. Texting in the sales process can lead to conversion g...

By Dennis Herman, Dennis Herman
(Realty Executives Elite)
Comments 0
This is one opf my feature pages with all the Real Estate stats, market videos, and more.   New residential real estate activity has been relatively slow in the first quarter of 2018, yet housing is proving its resiliency in a consistently improving ec...

By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
Comments 7
Good info for those wanting to track their online results:        Google Analytics is a widely used web analytics service that tracks and reports website traffic, including the number of visitors, the pages visited, time spent on the website, geographic location of visitors, and much more.   To b...

By KWKLY Text To Lead, Delivering The Best Leads, Faster!
Comments 3
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 Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Elite Warren County OH (Cincinnati/Dayton)
(RE/MAX Elite 513.520.5305
Comments 50
What if I told you there was a FREE way to help grow your business?No strings attached.  You don't need to outsource or pay referral fees or do anything really extraordinary except learn how to do something online and then put it into practice?And the net result is you may get more calls and more...
We'll keep this post short with an actionable checklist.Prerequisite: You have an open house this weekendObjective: You want to reach the neighbors and utilize your sellers to invite their network of friends and familyCost: RealBird PRO (starts at only $15/month for unlimited listings with annual...

By Katerina Gasset, Get It Done For Me Virtual Services
(Get It Done For Me Virtual Services )
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Join me on my webinar: How To Get Leads from Your Facebook Ads Discover the 5 things you need to do to get more leads from your Facebook ads by 10%, 30% or even 500% ...  LIVE webinar is on: Thursday May 10, 2018 12 noon eastern time  REGISTER NOW by clicking the link here: http://delegatemytasks...

By Denise Samouilidis, Jupiter Abacoa Sales & Beach Front Luxury Homes
(Mirsky Realty Group)
Comments 2
OK. I'll admit it. After years of subscribing to automated computer backup services which slowed down my machine, I pulled the plug. Done with that annoying, recurring $99 yearly fee. And not only did I quit paying for the backup service on my computer, but I also cheaped out on the iCloud extend...

By Stephen Fells, Marketing, Technology, Fun and News!
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In the following brief video, real estate Broker Steven Domber discusses the many benefits of using single property Websites in marketing. Try an AgencyLogic single property Website. It provides the seller and buyer with everything they need and you can use them in listing presentations for free. 

By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Divorce - Short Sale
(Keller Williams 414-525-0563)
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  The phone rang with an irate caller "You MUST remove my wife's name from your Facebook page immediately or I am going to take legal action !"  shouted the caller....  "What IS your wife's name ? " I asked politely....   "Mildred Guberschmidt (not her real name)..and right on the top of your bus...