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 Realtyna Inc, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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Created in 2003, Squarespace is one of the most popular website builders out there nowadays. Recently, many real estate agents have started asking whether Squarespace may be the best website builder for real estate companies, even better than WordPress. As research shows, WordPress is still one o...

By Buzz Mackintosh, “Experience, reliable, leadership”
(Mackintosh REALTORS)
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As the year began we had a demonstration in our office on a new program our MLS system is offering; REMINE. This is a technology that will dramatically reshape the way REALTORS® and real estate consumers experience the process of selling and purchasing property. Using predictive analytics in this...

By Mike Jacobs, Real Estate Media | Photo Editor | Blogger
(Ph)
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Choosing the right camera definitely makes a big difference for a real estate photography business. Capturing high-quality, first-class photo is very important to real estate agents because they know that it’s the key to attract potential buyers. Having the best camera for the business can be ver...

By Shawn Cunningham, Cunningham Real Estate Group at RE/MAX Advantage
(RE/MAX Advantage)
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There has been a recent wave of phishing attacks that try to trick you into opening "secure documents". If you receive an email that looks like it is a DocuSign, EchoSign or Secure Adobe PDF notification with an important document attached that needs to be looked at.My company has recently experi...

By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
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1. Take a Few Moments to Breathe and MeditateWe are all told to do this, especially in times of stress. However, now is the most crucial time to start practicing this. It is important to reflect on happier times and stay in the present. Take a few moments to breathe and think positive thoughts. I...

By Danish Mehmood, Iam A Real State Agent
(Real State Company)
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The online gaming industry has become one of the most popular forms of entertainment and has enabled individuals all over the world in order to play a number of games from any location. Millions of players are engaged in playing online casino games and are also earning money at the same time. Bec...

By Realtyna Inc, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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Entering the real estate market can be a challenge, especially in light of recent uncertainty. Luckily, starting your career as a beginner in real estate does not require fancy college degrees or certificates in most cases. So, there exists an equal opportunity for both experienced agents and beg...

By Glen A. Mitchell, Broker, CDPE, Santa Cruz, Half Moon Bay,El Granada
(Keller Williams Peninsula Estates)
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Interesting article regarding Keller Williams attempt to stay on top in the world of real estate tech.  What do you think the results will be?     Keller Williams is building a new consumer-facing app to challenge Zillow and Redfin REPOSTED DIRECTLY FROM INMAN NEWS. THIS CONTENT HAS NOT BEEN MOD...

By Joe Trusty, Real Estate Website Development Expert
(Norcal Web Designs)
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In the past experts touted Google+ as the end all be all method of creating hyper local marketing for search and social media. In the end, it did what many of Google's previous attempts to establish a social media network have done - it failed. Google has decided to sunset Google+ without any fur...

By Joe Manausa, Tallahassee Real Estate
(Joe Manausa Real Estate)
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Youtube is an important channel in any digital marketer's plan for reaching the consumer. Many of us use the channel to promote properties, but the real value in Youtube is the ability to brand ourselves and gain trust with the consumer. Where else can we gain an audience that will watch and list...

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 - Video Playlists    Today, we're happy to highight AR member, Joe Manausa. Joe recently wrote a helpful post about embedding a playlist, instead of just a video, into your blog posts. The goal, of course, is to get viewers watching more of your videos.  It's a great idea, and h...

By Joe Trusty, Real Estate Website Development Expert
(Norcal Web Designs)
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I'm trying to write an article for my website about which drones Real Estate agents prefer and why.  Was hoping to crowdsource the data I need for this from professionals on Active Rain.I was intending to post this article as a kind of open poll to get some feedback from Real Estate agents about ...

By Robert Newman, Creating Enduring Online Marketing Results
(Inbound Real Estate Marketing L.L.C.)
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Inboundrem's Sierra Interactive review I wrote a detailed review comparing Sierra Interactive with Commissions Inc. my own company InboundREM, KvCore and if you really dig for it Real Estate Webmasters and Bold Leads. You can find that review at the following website address.  https://inboundrem....

By William Carlos, Real Estate Website, CRM
(iMaxCRM)
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Schedule meetings without the back-and-forth emailsWith automated Appointments scheduling software, sending a link is all it takes to meet. Your clients pick an available time to meet while you move on with your day.Setup your availability in the calendarCreate an availability calendar within the...

By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
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A lot of businesses have been hurt by the ongoing pandemic and a lot of us are re-evaluating our expenses in an effort to save money. Many of us are keeping a close eye on our expenditures and for very good reason, especially when the economy spiraled down so quickly and businesses had to shut t...

By Amanda Thomas, ​Broker, SRES®, BPOR, MCNE, ​Certified DRS Agent™
(Providence Group Realty)
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Have you heard about Sellers Shield™? If you have ever wished for an easy way Sellers could complete a Seller's Disclosure online, this is it. Sellers Shield™ offers both free and paid-level plans to individual agents and brokerages who want to offer their solution to Seller clients. Did you know...

By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
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The weather is only getting better outside and things are starting to look up. But, it is still too early to go about your usual activities. Your favorite retail spots are still closed, a lunch with potential clients is out of the question and you can’t really go watch the latest movie you were k...
Car insurance is an added charge over and over the substantial cost of owning and sustaining a car, especially when you examine all the other kinds of insurance that are required in today’s world. Hence, it is only natural to desire to get cheap car insurance without compromising on insurance.For...

By Lise Howe, Assoc. Broker in DC, MD, VA and attorney in DC
(Keller Williams Capital Properties)
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I have  started adding Video to my posts about condo communities in Bethesda and these YouTube Thursday posts are an inspiration to me! There is so much I don't know how to do - and so much that I don't know about - and looking at these posts from Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD each week...

By Richa Nayyar
(Coming service)
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If you’re stuck choosing which city in Metro Manila to reside in, these two words might just be the answer to your problems: Quezon City. This city in the north is the perfect area to live in if you are looking for a residence with so much convenience and accessibility. With everything you need r...