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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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 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 Jesse Castro
(JK Realty)
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Here is a question I would like to answer. It seems to have an element of both. Let me explain. It is Awesome because I have an in-depth knowledge of thing like SEO (Search engine optimization). Did you know google prefers you use HTTPS instead of HTTP because it is more secure for the user? Real...
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 Tamra Lee Ulmer, FORCE~NRBA ~ Over 1000 REO Assets SOLD!
(Arizona Resource Realty)
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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 Diana Dahlberg, Real Estate in Kenosha, WI since 1994 262-308-3563
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  In this day and age, Social Media is here to stay and it is of the utmost importance that tech savvy Realtors embrace this technology.  Social Media is no longer for the “young” but for all of us, the young and old or should I re-phrase that to the young-at-heart.  It’s the new form of communi...
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...
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! ...
We are excited to announce that AgencyLogic CEO Stephen Fells will speak at a Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce event on cloud computing. The event takes place on May 19th and is being held at IBM, 2455 South Road, Poughkeepsie, NY.   At the event Stephen, a member of the Chamber's IT ...
By Brad Andersohn, ActiveBrad 707.646.1876
(Director of Education & Industry Outreach RETechCampus)
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HomeSnazzer, a makeover app for Real Estate Listings, has this really cool tool that allows your website visitors the opportunity to "redecorate" homes while viewing them on the screen. The tools work on computer desktops, laptops, tablets and mobile devices. Here's an inter-active virtual sample...
By Debbie Gartner, The Flooring Girl - Westchester hardwood flooring
(Floor Coverings International - Westchester NY & Lower Fairfield CT)
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Well today marked a new horizon for my.  My website got over 35,000 unique visitors in past 30 days.  I know some of you have been asking how I do this.  And, the truth is, it's not that hard...if you are focused.   Here is a great guideline, and it's simple to follow, even for novices. On page S...
By Chris Miller, MediaProsper Online Marketing
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SUMMARY: A list of ideas to help you write better, more search-friendly blogs. Great blog posts can give a real boost to your search engine rankings and real-life response.  If only it were easier to sit down and crank out a long, interesting, entertaining post, huh? With as much writing as I do,...
By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
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In 3 short days (30 Sept), Google will pull the plug on its very first social network (Orkut). The vast majority of us will not miss it if we have even heard of it (it predates Facebook by a month and was actually bigger than FB in India and Brazil for several years). Sadly, it will soon join th...
By Brad Andersohn, ActiveBrad 707.646.1876
(Director of Education & Industry Outreach RETechCampus)
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Many Internet service providers claim that you're getting top speeds to your homes and offices but how do you really know what Internet speed you are truly experiencing? If they offer and promise you 20mbps download speed and 5mbps upload speed, have you checked to see if that's what you get? Her...
By Chris Miller, MediaProsper Online Marketing
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SUMMARY: Getting more online reviews, and making the most of them. The last time I shopped for a real estate agent, I looked for who in the area had the most and best reviews. I ended up not selling my house at the time ... but signed that Realtor up as my first agent client! Good reviews are bot...
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 ...