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 Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
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 Facebook is a good place to go to do some unwinding...I enjoy Friday Facebook stories.. ~ Facebook Marketing Tips ~ I try not to assume things in this weekly article but the rumor keeps swirling so it is worth mentioning...Facebook Stories "may" end up replacing the news feed at some point in th...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
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 Great examples.  Thanks for this post. YouTube Thursdays   Video Idea starters for April.    If you’re not feeling inspired to produce videos this month, why not? April  brings us a number of opportunities for producing short and relevant videos. Further, many of them can become evergreen videos...

By Andre Smith, Real estate agent in Glenn County
(Morrie Mages Property)
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The internet is not only popular but necessary. More people are online than ever before, and web access has become as important as access to education and electricity. This is the reason you probably cannot find many households in the UK without internet access, which is something internet suppli...

By Liz and Bill Spear, RE/MAX Elite Warren County OH (Cincinnati/Dayton)
(RE/MAX Elite 513.520.5305
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 Personally, I'm one that has always liked maps.  Historical maps.  Current maps.  And yes, when I travel I've got my Rand Mcnally on the seat beside me.  GPS is nice, but paper never loses a satellite signal or has a computer glitch.This month ActiveRain and Hannah Williams are hosting a local r...

By Sam Shueh, mba, cdpe, reopro, pe
( (408) 425-1601)
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                                                                                 Sam Shueh                                                  Realty One Group                                                  Silicon Valley, CAI took this photo accepting foreign mobile pay in front of a supermarket ...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
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The best IDX websites are always changing. As new technologies or marketing strategies emerge, they are implemented online. Pages are continually updated and new content is released regularly.This constant state of evolution, can present problems, however. In certain circumstances, you may want t...

By Leif Price, Content Marketing Specialist
(Spot Color Marketing)
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Having a strong online presence is very important as a modern real estate professional. Are you equipped with the right tools to boost your standing in a competitive industry? These are 7 important things your website should feature to stand out. Mobile and user friendly designMobile internet use...

By Ron Barnes, "Most agents claim they're #1 - I THINK YOU'RE #1!
(Associate Broker at Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Georgia Properties)
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Is it just me or has half the agent population gone nuts with drone photos?I just looked at a listing that had all the fabulous features anyone could want, yet nine of the forty photos were aerials. It had this huge well equipped shop for people who want a shop, yet it had two inside shots.Are we...

By Kate Steven, Best Real Estate Blog
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Each year brings something new and bigger in the tech field. Improvements have been really fast and we haven’t been able to keep up with it. The new Cox TV packages explain that well. These tech trends have the power to bring change in our lives and the way we will live in 2019. Narrowed out here...

By Stephen Fells, Marketing, Technology, Fun and News!
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To activate an AgencyLogic single property Website you need a "License." Each license covers your PowerSite for a year and includes all costs including the domain name.To add a license to your account please follow these steps – if you have additional questions give us a call on: (888) 201-5160 o...

By John Henry, Residential Architect, Luxury Custom Home Design
(John Henry Masterworks Design International, Inc.)
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The issue here is what is real and what is not.  George Washington built his venerated house on Mt. Vernon in 1796.But, for many who do not know this: he faked a few things.  And some of what was 'counterfeited' endured for over 200 years.Examine this photograph of his house:Do you notice the sto...

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 - Thumbnail Customization Options in YouTube   You've likely noticed that YouTube automatically selects a thumbnail for your video. And while you have two others to choose from, the choices may not be what you want to convey. The ability to add a custom thumbnail is another good...

By Stephen Fells, Marketing, Technology, Fun and News!
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Source: StatistaA lot can happen in a minute. Sixty seconds can pass in the blink of an eye for someone mindlessly scrolling through Facebook or checking their email. Combine all those actions together and we have an extraordinary view of the life of the internet in a minute.  According to data c...

By RealSupport, Inc., - Virtual Real Estate Marketing
(RealSupport Inc.)
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Night owls, rejoice! Gmail is unrolling new features that will make it possible to schedule your emails. This is good news for real estate agents, who are often catching up on email during the wee hours.  Here's the latest in Gmail functionality!First, please note that there isn't an exact roll-o...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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You are unique, don’t forget it. Capitalizing on what makes you different is what gives you an edge.   YouTube Thursdays- A day late, but with thoughts of YOU.      A scheduling conflict for business prevented this post from being submitted on Thursday. However, as promised, here are some ideas t...

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 - 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...

By Elizabeth Weintraub Sacramento Realtor Top 1%, Put 40 years of experience to work for you
(RE/MAX Gold)
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Whenever some redneck yells about a person who cannot speak English well because it is not their native language, I want to ask how many languages do you speak, buddy? The best I can do is muster a few phrases in Spanish, French and Italian, but if it weren't for Pig Latin, I really cannot speak ...

By Stephen Fells, Marketing, Technology, Fun and News!
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Each MLS has its own rules about how listing data can be represented and when it comes to single property Websites many do not allow any branding. The good news is that every AgencyLogic single property Website comes with a free, MLS compliant (non-branded) version. Please follow this step to acc...

By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
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~ Facebook Marketing Tips ~Spring always brings change and that should be no different for your Facebook presence. Here are a couple of quick things you can do to ensure your FB page looks fresh and is poised to generate more traffic and prospects. Update your profile photo Complete your "About" ...

By Real Bird, All-In-One Real Estate Marketing
(RealBird Inc.)
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There is a one time update that is required for your RealBird SMS text code marketing app to enable full caller ID capturing feature. We'll describe the simple steps below should you want to add this powerful and super affordable add-on to your RealBird marketing services.For those of you who are...