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 Susan Nadler, Central Florida Title Insurance Company
(Scarab Title & Escrow Services, LLC.)
Comments 20
Remote Online Real Estate Closings - Title Companies Prepare for Change.Remote online real estate closings enter 2020 and title companies prepare for one of the largest changes in this business since TRID. We all remember having to sit at the closing table signing our life away on what seemed lik...

By Carolyn Mantia, Excellence is our goal
(Clarity Street Realty)
Comments 44
Facebook, Myspace, Twitter, Plaxo, Linkedin and the list goes on and on and on.  These sites can cause complete overwhelm as well as take users careening off in unproductive directions, leaving them wondering what did I even accomplish today. Myspace used to be the "IT" place to social network bu...

By Randy Mitchelson,APR, First Impressions are made at First Click
(Marketing Coach & Homeland Heroes Home Loans)
Comments 0
NCCET Announces Virtual Conference to Help Colleges Deliver Effective Curriculum via Distance LearningJACKSONVILLE, Fla. (April 30, 2020) – The National Council for Continuing Education and Training (NCCET) will host the “Distance Learning Adaptation Forum - Beyond COVID-19” virtual conference Ma...

By Robert Newman, Creating Enduring Online Marketing Results
(Inbound Real Estate Marketing L.L.C.)
Comments 38
How to use Active Rain for SEO| (From a guy that uses it effectively)  I've been on Active rain for seven months. One of the things I have noticed is even EXPERIENCED bloggers are not using Active Rain for backlinking as effectively as they could be and inexperienced bloggers don't seem to be usi...

By Brunswick Forest
(Brunswick Forest)
Comments 0
People often use the saying that “a picture is worth a thousand words.” If a picture is worth that many words, then imagine what an entire album says about the future home you have been dreaming of. With Brunswick Forest’s digital Community Album, learning about what a coastal lifestyle could do ...

By Realtyna Inc, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
Comments 2
Having MLS on your website helps you to maintain leads. Users won’t have to leave your site and visit another source in order to see your listings. That’s why it’s very beneficial and crucial for real estate agents to have MLS on their website. In this article, we will talk about the things you n...

By Nick Marr, Promoting real estate internationally
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    In a field as competitive as real estate, every advantage you bring to a deal can make a difference. Success in selling a home is all about chemistry based in large measure on the ability to communicate with confidence so that you can bridge the distance between the transacting partners. And...

By MichelleCherie Carr Crowe Just Call...408-252-8900, Family Helping Families Buy & Sell Homes 40+ Years
(Get Results Team...Just Call (408) 252-8900! . DRE #00901962 . Licensed to Sell since 1985 . Altas Realty)
Comments 2
Here Joe makes a good case for how and why to improve one's YouTube channel and online presence. I personally am not a big lover of video-however many potential prospects do like video. Good info to improve your YouTube channel offerings. I have a true confession to make about my use of Youtube. ...

By Stuart Crawford
(Ulistic Inc.)
Comments 1
Cybercriminals ramped up schemes as the COVID-19 crisis spread. But when wide-spread businesses were forced to shift to remote workforces, it was as if digital thieves had hit the jackpot. With millions are people still acclimating to work-from-home cybersecurity, hackers have used ransomware to ...

By Andrew Helling
Comments 0
What Is Propstream?Propstream is a California-based company that builds an all-in--one lead generation platform for real estate investors. From a single dashboard, you can connect with motivated sellers.Find leads, then analyze them with the deal analyzer. When you've found one you like, send dir...

By Jessica Gonzalez, Phone Chargers for Real estate Agents
(Incharged-Cell Phone Charging Stations)
Comments 4
Are you trying hard to be on top of the game when it comes to event marketing? If you are, you are not the only one. Event marketing is one of the hottest professions of this day and age. Every event marketer tries hard to make sure that their event is a success greater than there ever has been.H...

By Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD, REALTORS® in Clark County, WA
(ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors)
Comments 53
 YouTube Thursdays  We always look ahead for natural ways to connect with our client base, or attract more like-minded viewers. When we find an opportunity that resonates with our niche(s), it's an excellent use of time and resources. For example, Earth Day is a great match for our brand and pers...

By Bob "RealMan" Timm, Owner of Ward Co. Notary Services, retired Realtor
(Ward County Notary Services)
Comments 23
Speaking as a Notary Public, did you know that when you are signing legal documents you can stamp your name on that document instead of actually signing it?You may have noticed when working with title documents that often after or next to the signature line of the document it may say "seal". Seal...

By Daniel Ramsey, MyOutDesk - Real Estate Virtual Professionals
Comments 0
There are so many Real Estate apps out there and some of them can be expensive. How do you know which ones are essential and how do you choose those that will be helpful for your business and your remote team? We’ve put together this list of free and affordable Real Estate apps to help in your re...

By Richa Nayyar
(Coming service)
Comments 0
London is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world! There’s so much to see and do in the city that it can be a little overwhelming. It can also be easy to make common mistakes that will feel like a waste of time and money. Here are some common mistakes tourists make in London and...

By Stephen Fells, Marketing, Technology, Fun and News!
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Smartphone cameras have come a long way over the years. They are already capable of capturing sharp video and photo. Top of the line smartphones now use AI to let users do even more with their cameras. This infographic from ubreakifix covers how AI in smartphone cameras make all of us look like a...

By Jessica Gonzalez, Phone Chargers for Real estate Agents
(Incharged-Cell Phone Charging Stations)
Comments 0
 Its 2020 and the corona pandemic is spreading everywhere, leaving no zone free of the disease. Due to this, people are reconsidering the cleanliness measures that they follow, to analyze if they are using the best disinfection measures or not.If you want to make sure that you are following the l...

By Craig Daniels, Technology Instructor/Project Consultant
(Tech Training for You!)
Comments 39
Sometimes it's just easier to SHOW rather than to TELL.For example... When is the last time you checked to see if your social badge links were up to date? In ActiveRain, would you know how to fix this? Notice in the snapshot below, you start on your profile page and then click "Edit Profile." Fro...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 17
We always look ahead for natural ways to connect with our client base, or attract more like-minded viewers. When we find an opportunity that resonates with our niche(s), it's an excellent use of time and resources.        YouTube Thursdays     We always look ahead for natural ways to connect with...

By Realtyna Inc, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
Comments 0
SEO is something everyone talks about nowadays. We all agree that SEO plays a huge role in a website’s lead generation process. You may think about different things while creating your real estate website. You may have included everything, have the best design, the most organized listings, but is...