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 Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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Elementor is a widely popular page builder for WordPress.Known for its high-level design and live front-end editing, Elementor has helped millions of WordPress users build beautiful sites faster.Now, you can add IDX to Elementor and take your real estate website to the next level.With Realtyna’s ...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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Lead generation should start as soon as you get your business online and running. In fact, one of the best things you can do is design your website around lead generation from the ground up.In this blog, we’ll show you how designing a robust website is the first step to generating short-term real...

By Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD, REALTORS® in Clark County, WA
(ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors)
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 This week, we received an email from a member in Active Rain. The embed code was missing from her YouTube channel. A quick check of our channel confirmed that we too were missing the embed code. We weren't able to discern why, but did find a forum with others discussing and complaining about the...

By CJ Hays, Reputation Marketing & Websites for Realtors
(Agent Reputation)
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We built a website and provided reputation marketing services for a high-end luxury real estate brokerage in California. They reached out to us a month ago because a person or persons were leaving negative 1-star reviews on Google and Yelp.Up until May of this year, the brokerage had stellar revi...

By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
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4 MIN READ On any given day, a real estate agent has a hundreds of tasks on the go. Between your listing presentations, open houses, contract drafts and phone calls, it can be easy to lose focus on the kind of service you’re offering your clients.Do you put a lot of effort into being nice to your...

By Frances Flynn Thorsen, Author | Educator | Custom Video Creator
(Cross Channel Marketing Consultants)
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I created a series of real estate video advertising campaigns, including expired listings, home sellers, and home buyers for my SocialVideoAdz bonus. Each campaign includes 4 videos and a deployment blueprint for retargeting ads on social media. Like this Expired Listing Video...    Do you wish y...

By Daniel Ramsey, MyOutDesk - Real Estate Virtual Professionals
(MyOutDesk)
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How do you connect, encourage, and empower agents with technology to compete with companies trying to disenfranchise them? You can do all that and more with Raven - a brand new free real estate app that converts real estate prospects into deals by helping you identify more opportunities for your ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Francine, who has moved to a rural property, solved the issue of getting trash cans up and down a long driveway. It's a familiar problem that many rural homeowners share.                                                              Cockscomb, Prestige Scarlet, Longwood Gardens    YouTube Thursday...

By Rain Silverhawk, 208-610-0011 Sandpoint Idaho Real Estate Realtor
(Keller Williams Sandpoint rain@lakeandhomes.com)
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Thanks Tammy Emineth for the fantastic job you did on this.  I just had someone ask me earlier today to send them an email explaining how to do this very thing.  I am sending them to your post as I speak.  Well earned feature article congrats!  Local SEO at its Finest Ok, so let's start with the ...

By Gary David Hall, Real Estate CRM Sales, Training and Implementation
(RE-ACT, LLC)
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This is one of the most common questions I hear.Many CRMs (Customer Relationship Management) solutions have fairly good training materials. Some have great materials. Some have none. But what none of them really excel at, is a tutorial to take you through the basics, in a “Where do I start” forma...

By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
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5 MIN READ Don’t you just love new beginnings?  You’re filled with ambition and hope, ready to embark on a fresh new chapter of your life, it’s so exciting!  Maybe you’re getting ready to begin a new career in real estate, or perhaps you’re a seasoned agent who can recall the thrill of the early ...

By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent~Brunswick County!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
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 Great info.  Thanks for sharing. Ginger Local SEO at its Finest Ok, so let's start with the simple question. What is a business citation? Business Citations are what Google and Bing use to rank your site in the three-pack. Three pack? What is a three-pack? In the Google Search results you will s...

By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
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8 MIN READ An article originally published on Inman exposes 4 harmful lies that too many Agents tell themselves about their business.  Are you guilty of telling yourself any of these untruths? To paraphrase what the author wrote, real estate agents already struggle with the misconception that all...

By Nicole Ocean, "Your BPO Coach"
(BPO Automation Group & BPO University)
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Finding Balance as a BPO/REO AgentBeating Burnout, Pressure & Frustration!   You don’t have to tell a single person in this business that it’s a very difficult and challenging niche to be in. We all understand this!   My story is similar to many others in that when I got into the BPO business, ye...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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As already established, modern business is impossible without the virtual representation of it. How so? The fact is the modern consumers are more and more becoming online shoppers transferring their purchasing process into virtual reality, thus pushing businesses to adapt or be left behind. As si...

By Richa Nayyar
(Coming service)
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With the onset of the 21st century, the notions of work culture have undergone a complete transformation. This is the time of living ‘smart’ lives. From smartphones, smart cars, smart homes, and smart cards, indeed we are working on our smartness. If everything, we surround ourselves with, includ...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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There are many advantages for working with a RETS feed. It offers more control, Offers more SEO benefits. It can be customized. The tradeoff has long been technical knowhow. But these barriers are now coming down.With Realtyna, website developers can set up a RETS feed with the simplicity and eas...

By Francisco Peot, The Best Place To Find Your Home!
(Richmond Home Sales At EXP Realty)
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With the rapid advancement of technology nowadays, we do most of our daily activities with just a swipe or touch of our finger. Most transactions are even accomplished with our smart phone. But it really is not limited to that only. Now, we can even install these technologies into our home and sy...

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 - Useful Tips to Share with Your Niche  Occassionally, we scroll through our subscribers channels to see what they are up to...and at times, we find delightful ideas that spark creativity. Recently, it was a video from Francine Viola.  Francine, who has moved to a rural property...

By Real Bird, All-In-One Real Estate Marketing
(RealBird Inc.)
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Both the desktop and mobile versions of the RealBird single property websites are now supporting the amazing PureChat chat application. It's a one time setup task and it takes only a few minutes to complete and all your current and future property websites will have the chat widgets enabled autom...