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 Andrew Mooers | 207.532.6573, Northern Maine Real Estate-Aroostook County Broker
(MOOERS REALTY)
Comments 46
Real estate videos, the most powerful weapon in the entire property listing marketing tool box.In low cost but far away from population center rural markets especially, videos avoid costly delay. Getting folks inside, all around the outside of the property listing. And videos of the community do ...

By Bob Stewart, ActiveRain
(ActiveRain)
Comments 38
 We believe that your website, and the tools connected to it, are the backbone of your real estate business.Or they could be.......Over the past 15 years, I have spent a TON of time working with real estate agents on how their website fits into their overall marketing strategy. For years we discu...

By Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD, REALTORS® in Clark County, WA
(ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors)
Comments 30
YouTube Thursdays - Take Time to Practice and Learn     Many of you have mentioned a lack of time as the reason for not utilizing video marketing.  We completely understand, it does take time. Perhaps now, when many of us are on orders to stay home, there is finally some extra time to learn and p...

By Joseph Doohan, I offer business strategy advice for realtors
(Joseph Doohan)
Comments 5
YouTube Thursdays - Take Time to Practice and Learn          Many of you have mentioned a lack of time as the reason for not utilizing video marketing.  We completely understand, it does take time. Perhaps now, when many of us are on orders to stay home, there is finally some extra time to learn...

By Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD, REALTORS® in Clark County, WA
(ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors)
Comments 23
The Spring Real Estate Market is heating up.   What are you doing for your spring marketing campaign? We decided to have a little fun with our Nature As Neighbors theme.  Taking a cue from our own backyard, it's obvious the critters are prepping for a new home too. Here are a couple of videos in ...

By Lyn Sims, Schaumburg Real Estate
(RE/MAX Suburban)
Comments 5
The Wall Street Journal's got it in for Nudes .....So here's the story ..... I was updating my links on my ActiveRain Profile & I noticed that one of my 'prized' links was no longer working. Of course, it's from when I was interviewed by the Wall Street Journal. Original post that was written by ...

By Bob Crane, Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671
(Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, Keller Williams Fox Cities)
Comments 13
New Crew Member at Woodland Management ServiceLast week I took a trip up to Michigan to drop off a new crew member, a New Yamaha Kodiak 700.After our old ATV bit the dust on a project in the Adirondacks this year we had a vacancy on the crew that was causing a lot of pain for feet and vehicles al...

By Victoria Carter, TwoMoveYou
(TwoMoveYou)
Comments 0
Realtors can now impress potential clients in their listing presentation. Show your clients your personalized, branded APP of YOU. This APP will show your clients that you communicate regularly, you offer up to date statistics and feedback on their home sale, you offer personal and customized che...

By The Residential to Commercial Academy Inc., Commercial real estate online course.
(The Residential to Commercial Academy Inc.)
Comments 0
The quickly evolving COVID-19 pandemic has put us all in a challenging and uncertain situation. Many of us are now taking time off, working from home, and limiting in-person meetings and gatherings.As we navigate this new normal, you may find that you have a little more time on your hands. The Re...

By John Meussner, #MortgageMadeEasy Walnut Creek, CA 484-680-4852
(Mason-McDuffie Mortgage, Conventional Loans, Jumbo Loans, FHA, 203(k), USDA, VA,)
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3 Tech Tools That Aren't a Waste of Your Money In today's real estate industry, there's a high level of competition for your dollars.  Whether you're a lender, real estate agent, or other industry pro, there are dozens of companies competing for your bucks with promises to help your business, tak...

By Michael J. Perry, Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist
(KW Elite )
Comments 5
In case you missed this , here are 50 ways to use KELLE ! Step # 1 is to download this great App. Then once you've done start to implement the entire list ! As we use it , KELLE learns and expands her abilities !!! Also don't forget to display her to all of your clients and coop Agents you're doi...

By Andrew Mooers | 207.532.6573, Northern Maine Real Estate-Aroostook County Broker
(MOOERS REALTY)
Comments 39
Real estate video, nothing better to show the local community flavor, the property listings currently for sale on the real estate market.But resistance. Why the fear of real estate video that lingers? The biggest critics like many things in life are not using real estate video. They cite videos t...

By Greg Kilroy, the Velocity Group
(Keller Williams Sonoran Living - The Velocity Group)
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All agents know that online reviews are absolutely crucial to growing our business.  Our team, The Velocity Group, has put together a specific system in place for retrieving these client reviews. 1. We determine the "happiest" time during the closing to send the review. This varies, might be a we...

By Teresa Meyer, Home Staging Cincinnati-OH.
(Cincinnati Home Stager)
Comments 23
After reading my good friend, Linda Barnett's blog on her adventures with all this technology we use to run our staging businesses "The Technological Travels of one Indianapolis Home Stager-and the Journey Lives On!", I was inspired to share with all of you one of the technologies that I cannot l...

By Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD, REALTORS® in Clark County, WA
(ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors)
Comments 23
YouTube Thursdays - Celebrate Spring - Celebrate Nature     The restorative impact of Nature is profound. Now, more than ever, it's important for us to connect with the timeless power of the earth. You don't have to escape to the wilderness either. Watching a squirrel scampering up a tree or humm...

By Frances Flynn Thorsen, Author | Educator | Custom Video Creator
(Cross Channel Marketing Consultants)
Comments 0
I hope my ActiveRain friends are weathing the pandemic healthy and in good spirits.These are trying times.At 67, I find myself in an age group where volunteering in person puts me at risk. So, I have to figure out how to help from the confines of my home. I created a couple of Public Service Anno...

By William Carlos, Real Estate Website, CRM
(iMaxCRM)
Comments 1
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 Bob Crane, Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671
(Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, Keller Williams Fox Cities)
Comments 11
WMS App of the Year; “OK Google Now!”Last year a giant named AT&T hijacked our phone company and forced us to get new phones, the phones were unremarkable as most things with AT&T are, but they did have one app that made it a little more tolerable.“OK Google Now!”, quickly became my favorite app ...

By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
Comments 6
It’s no great secret that for your real estate business to continue to thrive you need to continue to generate leads. But it isn’t always easy to come up with fresh ways to do that. So, what do you do? We’ve outlined 4 tips to keep those sales leads coming in. 1. Capture Them with ContentA great ...

By Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD, REALTORS® in Clark County, WA
(ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors)
Comments 21
YouTube Thursdays - Watch for Seasonal Opportunities to Share Information    The seasons can bring us great opportunities to produce yet another video. Relocation clients, especially, will appreciate learning more about what to expect when they move here. It likely comes as no surprise to learn t...