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.

Trending blogs on Real Estate Technology & Tools

By Janis Borgueta, LIC RE Salesperson - Hudson Valley Homes for Sale
(Key Properties of the Hudson Valley ~ 845-527-7115 )
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Something New to Spice Up Your Blogs! Google is always changing things. If you are like me, then you are constantly reading something about search, SEO, SERPS and more. Hard to stay current with all the different things that we need to be doing. Some agents leave it up to a webmaster and others d...
By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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Low Tech or High Tech? What do you prefer? Posted on Mar 29, 2015 by Endre Barath in Observations about various subjects  Low Tech or High Tech? What do you prefer? We were in beautiful Pasadena, yesterday. The assignment was to go to Restoration Hardware, truly a blog by itself. (Soon to be pub...
By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
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Not All My Clients Are Tech Savvy   I don't expect all my clients to be technology wizards.  Some of them are far from it.   From time to time, we encounter a client who doesn't own a smartphone, a laptop or a tablet computer, who lacks the ability to send text messages or email. These clients ma...
By Rene Fabre, New Media Marketing
(First American Title)
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Among a few fond memories I have of the later 1950’s (I was just a young'n then) is the advertising in magazines, newspapers and on television. We were all going to live a wonderful modern life with amazing products that would bring us every convenience. We'd see the USA in a Chevrolet and take i...
By Michele Connors, Your Eastern North Carolina Realtor
(The Overton Group, LLC Pitt & Carteret County)
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I am reblogging incase you missed the original post--  We all like new tools and look for ways  to add some awesomeness to our photos, blogs and listing presentations... this sounds cool !  I will be taking some time this afternoon to learn more and hopefully add this tool to my social media !   ...
By Brunswick Forest
(Brunswick Forest)
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In the U.S., more and more older adults are opting to use social media, according to studies by the Pew Research Center. Older adults are finding that media is a wonderful way to stay in touch with family members that are spread out in different parts of the country and is a great way to connect ...
By Rene Fabre, New Media Marketing
(First American Title)
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Who’d a thought a simple symbol like the pound sign followed by text would revolutionize the social web? But it did... The “#” hashtag first showed up on Twitter back in 2007. Since then it has grown in popularity and you can use them on any social web platform like Instagram, Yelp, Facebook, Goo...
By Craig Daniels, Technology Instructor/Project Consultant
(Tech Training for You!)
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It can be helpful at times to be able to do a screen capture. Perhaps you want to save it for being able to reference later. Maybe you want to share the screen shot with a colleague to discuss something. Perhaps it is an image that you want to include in a blog post! There are different ways to d...
By Susanna Haynie, Colorado Springs Realtor - GRI, CNE, MCNE, ePro
(CO-RE Group, LLC -Real estate sales and services)
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The development and use of UAS's is still at the beginning. Rules will develop around this new technology, but most likely lawmakers will be too slow to keep up with the development. Real estate was and is one of the first industries to (try) and welcome aerial photography with open arms, though ...
By Kaye Swain, --->>> Call Kaye!
(Keller Williams Realty Roseville )
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Social media and blogging are fun! I enjoy the writing, I have fun with the graphics especially with combining them with words, and I love to visit various online friends and share ideas and resources. I love that I can combine my love for the internet, blogging and social media with my real est...
By Kaye Swain, --->>> Call Kaye!
(Keller Williams Realty Roseville )
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Social media is one of my specialties for helping clients sell their homes. That's one of the many reasons I partnered up with Keller Williams as it's one of their specialties too! We all know well, from surveys and from personal experience, that most home buyers AND home sellers head first to th...
Content Marketing At the end of the 19th Century, a man named Cornelius Vanderbilt had become one of the wealthiest Americans of all time.  He had done it by taking a growing country, and allowing it to move westward with the use of railroads.   He recognized early that a country that had America...
By Dee Toohey, Broker, ABR, AHWD, CIPS, FMS, ePro
(Innovative Realty Solutions Group)
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This is follow up info to a prior blog on Drones.  I am gettng lots of advertisments from vendors offering photography by drones and I respond by asking if they are licensed to fly a drone and am told they done need a drone for a hobby.  My next response is, "Great, do it."  Then they talke money...
By Russ Ravary ~ Metro Detroit Realtor call (248) 310-6239, Michigan homes for sale ~
(Keller Williams Commerce)
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Janis has another great tool she is sharing with us to enhance our photos and make them come to life.  I myself am going to wander over to the site and check it out.   The pictures Janis has posted has got me interested. Something New to Spice Up Your Blogs! Google is always changing things. If y...
By Jim Paulson, Owner,Broker
(Progressive Realty (Boise Idaho)
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Years ago, I was discussing Digital Signatures on an online blog when I received a response from Rick Triola, the President and CEO of a company called Settleware.  We had some great talks about the future of Digital Signatures and how slow the world was to accept them even though it was on June ...
By Chad Hyams
(Ember Seminars and Keller Williams Southeast Region)
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Let's be honest up front and say that some of these features are actually because of iOS 8. Of course many people are using iOS 8 only because they just got a new iPhone 6 or 6 Plus. Let's have a look at 6 of the best things that I have seen already on the iPhone 6 that you will want to take a lo...
By Kaye Swain, --->>> Call Kaye!
(Keller Williams Realty Roseville )
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I consider my real estate business cards an important tool in my business. As techy as I am, I still like to give AND receive cards as well. Nowadays, everyone is so busy - agents and clients alike - that having a business card handy can help ensure the info actually gets entered eventually. Peop...
Don’t miss your break through!     Join us from your home office, work environment or roadside on your cell phone. Thursday, March 19th, 10:00am     Dale Stouffer of iFoundAgent and Janet Larson & Team of Magnus Title are happy to present another outstanding learning opportunity – just for you! ...
By Walt Fish, Upper Michigan's Most Experienced Home Inspector
(Bay Area Home Inspection, LLC)
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I recently upgraded my Iphone 4S to the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. For what it's worth, I think this phablet is awesome. It has considerably more RAM than even the Iphone 6+, has a larger and better screen and resolution, is cross platform integrated i.e. with gmail, google + ect...and then, it has t...
By Kristi Knutson, Blog Trainer ☂
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I've had a lot of people ask about the Blogging Blueprint HTML formats, where to find them, and how to use them, so I've written this blog as an easy reference to pull the code from!   Using them is so simple! Just follow these steps: Simply click in the box Scroll down to highlight it all, or si...