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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YouTube Thursdays - The importance of a videos to represent your niche.  Videos to represent your niche(s) do a great job of explaining, in an interesting manner, you, your niche, and your brand.  If you feel you don't have the tools, or skill set, to produce the videos, this is the time to hire ...

By Regina P. Brown, M.B.A., Broker, Instructor
(MBA Broker Consultants)
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Lynn Friedman called me this morning to ask for my email address, and I gave her rpbrown@realtor.com.  I guess the realtor.com email address was impressive, because she asked how I got it that email. I got my Realtor.com email forwarding address many years ago, and I use it for marketing material...

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 - Drone Photography for Photos and Videos  We think a bird's eye view can give prospective buyers a better feel for a property, especially if it sits on acreage, and/or has a view of a nearby body of water, mountain, or other pleasing scene. However, we think they are often over...

By Frances Flynn Thorsen, Author | Educator | Custom Video Creator
(Cross Channel Marketing Consultants)
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It's been a pretty wild ride this month in the real estate video arena.I actually got kicked out of a Facebook group for suggesting it was not a good idea to spam real estate agents.I'm told I violated the group's terms of service for disagreeing with the group moderator. He was pushing a CAN-SPA...

By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
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6 MIN READ   Are you a new real estate agent? Do you find that your real estate career is either not going anywhere or you just simply don’t know where to start? Just having received your license or being in the industry only a few months can be very overwhelming. Like any career, you are bound ...

By Kate Steven, Best Real Estate Blog
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Currently our mobile devices are an integral part of our lives, because with their attributes, applications and others we can perform any activity, be connected and store all types of personal and work information. Sometimes, due to carelessness or bad intention of third parties, we lose our cell...

By Wade Micoley, CEO/Founder of RealtyHive
(RealtyHive)
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My team and I had an excellent experience at the International Blockchain Congress last week and came home with a whirlwind of knowledge. I was so happy to see my brief overview was so well received by the ActiveRain community and it looks like a lot of people are interested in how this technolog...

By William Piotrowski
(Diamond Residential Mortgage Corporation )
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   Addicted To Technology? 5 Good Reasons To Take A Tech BreakThere’s a lot to love about technology. Our smartphones and laptops allow us to work remotely. The Internet enables us to track our investments and our fitness, catch up on favorite TV shows, play word games with friends or strangers a...

By Ed & Tracy Oliva, The Oliva Team Arizona Agents
(West USA Realty - Arizona)
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Tech Tuesday Year End Review. Join us at West USA Fountain Hills AZ Ed and Tracy Oliva present Tech Tuesday a weekly West USA Realty event hosted at the Fountain Hills Arizona real estate office with latest technology offered to increase your real estate career. We are also looking for topics so...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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HubSpot is a all-in-one sales and marketing platform that helps businesses optimize their website for lead generation and convert sales.  HubSpot users can create new website pages with dynamic content based on country, device type, referral source, or industry.They also have access to a CRM wher...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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The Internet and social media present great opportunities for Realtors to market their listings to a larger audience. This helps them match homebuyers to available properties and close more sales.The foundation of any successful online real estate strategy is a successful website. A Realtor websi...

By David Jackson, MBA, Financial lending analyst
(Olympus Labs)
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Most people carry their phones everywhere with them. So it’s a scary thought to think that people’s phones might be used to spy on them. And it’s not just paranoid thinking either. A recent Instagram photo of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg revealed tape over his laptop camera in the background. It ...

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 - Gone Fishing for the Fourth  YouTube Thursdays Group  Well, we haven't really gone fishing, but we are celebrating our wedding anniversary and enjoying the holiday. It has been a very busy month and we hope to get caught up on the yard work we both enjoy.  Plus, we have a swee...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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Mailchimp is one of the web’s most popular email marketing platforms. The service simplifies marketing tasks by allowing you to target leads with campaigns and identify patterns in the way people engage with your business.This is invaluable for real estate agents working under severe time constra...

By Hannah Williams, Expertise NE Philadelphia & Bucks 215-953-8818
(Re/Max Eastern inc.)
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 Let's celebrate this wonderful Holiday Weekend . Happy Facebook Friday everyone! No worries Anita Clark  will be back next week with her fantastic Facebook tips.Everyone needs a break. I hope you took the time to watch this short video as that is what Facebook is about this Friday . Philadelphia...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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While certainty a unique housing option, houseboats are persistent. For at least a century, these floating homes have offered a way to get access to the urban lifestyle and all its benefits without breaking the bank. In some parts of the country with rapidly rising housing costs, houseboats are r...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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Before building your IDX real estate website, you need to choose hosting. This is an important decision because hosting affects your page load speed. Any pages that load too slowly can cause you to lose leads.You also want to get your hosting decision right because host changes can cause delays a...

By David Jackson, MBA, Financial lending analyst
(Olympus Labs)
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Businesses rely on technology to streamline processes, achieve end-results faster and save time. This, when all is said and done, results in savings and more profit. If your business deals with contracts of any sorts, then switching over to an all-digital process for signature capture is somethin...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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ClickFunnels is a hugely popular web tool that simplifies the process of building an online sales funnel to generate and convert leads. Users can build a funnel for a product or service, publish it alongside or in place of their traditional website, and optimize their sales pipeline.It is an oppo...

By Mark Lomas, Excellent Service, Superior Results
(Santa Barbara Real Estate)
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If Google and the Internet are still relevant your domaine name for your real estate website may be significant. It's one of the virtual headlines viewers will be exploring as they search for services. It's a significant part of your branding.  But, how important is it? It's the key that opens th...