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 Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD, REALTORS® in Clark County, WA
(ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors)
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Welcome to this week's YouTube Thursdays - Drones for Real Estate   Aerial videos can be great tool for real estate marketing. They can show us a unique perspective and the overall visual appeal of a listing. Especially prime for a bird's eye view, are properties with stunning views, or acreage. ...

By James Sanson - Ranked in the TOP 1% of Arizona, Homes for sale in Maricopa AZ
(Keller Williams Realty Phoenix)
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Free iBuyer Real Estate WebsiteMany real estate agents are being caught off guard when it comes to the iBuyer revolution. They are treating it like oh that thing over there. The fact most if not all agents are losing money to the iBuyer business model. With a Free iBuyer Real Estate Website from ...

By Realtyna Inc, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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Clients want to know what kind of product is best for them. They may check a company’s product or see their commercial, but for many clients, testimonials are the most important. Client reviews are especially valuable for the real estate market. As a real estate agent, it’s very important to coll...

By Eric J, Dream Home Financing
(Eric J - Dream Home Financing)
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How to Boost Online Presence of a Real Estate BusinessOnline marketing is now the mainstay of the real estate business. The days of sandwich man marketing and postered realtor’s faces that sold smile for leads are far gone. Today’s real estate marketing strategy relies massively on value-driven o...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Niche Video Marketing is Easier and Attracts Like-Minded People       YouTube Thursdays - The Importance of Wearing Your Niche with Pride     In our opinion, establishing your niche-dom(s) in real estate is a must right now. If you already have one or two, great. If not, we suggest you call our B...

By Lee Davenport, Learn With Lee: Real Estate Coaching & Consulting
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By Lee Davenport as originally written for and featured on KatieLance.com. S-O-C-I-A-L M-E-D-I-A!  If you are like me, you have a love/hate relationship with it.  You love social media because it has allowed you to connect with many that may have fallen by the wayside, whether friends, family or...

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 - The Power of Pets   Today is National Love Your Pet Day. There are so many pet lovers out there and a good way to connect is with a short video featuring your lovable feline and canine companion(s). And, a reminder to celebrate the day. Post it on social media, or send it out ...

By Gabiel Bridge, Commercial real estate
(Inewhome)
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 How important is UI/UX design for your startup? Often, entrepreneurs decide to sacrifice design for the sake of faster and cheaper development. It makes some sense since the design itself is not a product and it doesn't have much functionality (with rare exceptions). Yet, the question of whether...

By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
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Take this fun quiz to see how well you’re doing at staying organized and managing your time effectively. It’ll take less than 30 seconds to complete. Jot down either true or false for each question and at the end of the quiz,  I follow a daily calendar and task list.     T/F I use drip marketing ...

By Diane Hartley, Training and designation for real estate agents
(The Institute for Luxury Home Marketing)
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Recently, I've been asked the three biggest questions on every luxury real estate agent’s mind when it comes to growing their luxury real estate practice, and here's our take at The Institute for Luxury Home Marketing:  How do I improve my Marketing Strategy? How can I feel more prepared when I w...

By Wayne and Jean Marie Zuhl, The Last Names You'll Ever Need in Real Estate
(Samsel & Associates)
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This Tuesday, one of the MLS's that we belong to switched platforms.  For about 10 years, the Central Jersey MLS was using Matrix.  We liked Matrix.  It was relatively easy to use, had lots of customizable features and it worked well from a cell phone as well as a computer.Being that CJMLS is not...

By Realtyna Inc, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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Comments are great for an IDX real estate website. They allow your readers to engage with you and with each other. This helps build a sense of community, and it keeps leads browsing.As the owner of an IDX real estate website, you should both encourage comments and limit them. This can be a tricky...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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We work very hard to get eyeballs on our blog posts and web sites, so then why are you sending people away once you get them?? You are not intentionally doing this, but if you aren't aware, you might in fact be doing this.       WAIT! Don't LEAVE me!! We work very hard to get eyeballs on our blog...

By Stuart Crawford
(Ulistic Inc.)
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With ever-evolving cyber threats, you may be ready to throw your hands up and surrender. But here's the simple way businesses can protect themselves now.  Businesses are under attack!If that seems like strong language, you should see the quantifiable data that shows the cyber threats we face toda...
The powerhouse of the European economy, the Czech Republic has emerged as one of the most promising business areas of small to medium scale businesses. As the Czech Republic has a cordial bilateral trade relationship with the US and the European Union, businesses can enjoy a great market recognit...

By Victoria Carter, TwoMoveYou
(TwoMoveYou)
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"Victoria Carter and Kirk Rickman are Real estate agents who provide a personalized APP from CheckListing.app to their clients.  Click   https://checklisting.app  to find out how CheckListing can benefit you!"  When it comes to home fire safety, a little preparation and precaution go a long way t...

By Kate Steven, Best Real Estate Blog
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Is buying a pre-selling condo worth your time and money? First of all, we have to define what a pre-selling condo is. It is a condo unit that doesn't exist yet. The property might still be in various stages of planning, or the developer can still be assessing the project. In other words, you're b...

By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
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Putting yourself out there as a real estate agent isn’t always an easy thing to do. Combine that with being new in the field and not knowing what direction to take, it can pretty overwhelming. The truth is, there is no right or wrong answer in how you can market yourself. There is no manual, as s...

By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
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As a real estate agent, you are always on your phone. Answering calls, replying to emails and then all of your other time gets occupied by social media. If you have Instagram already, we have compiled a list of a few top real estate accounts to follow today. Whether you are looking for inspiratio...

By Thomas J. Nelson, Realtor e-Pro, CRS, RCS-D, Vets, & Host of Postcards From Success Podcast
(Big Block Realty 858.232.8722)
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What a great list of resources to consider for your blog and maybe website too, provided by  MEGAN FAUST!!! We have all seen the cool blogs on-line with flash animation and all kinds of extra goodies on the sidebar. If you want to add some awesome to your blog or website then take a look at this ...