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.

Trending blogs on Real Estate Technology & Tools

 
Real estate is a competitive field that rewards hard workers and innovators, but that can be unforgiving for those who don’t try to constantly improve themselves. From one point of view, innovation and hard work translate as being up to date with the latest real estate trends and having a diverse...

By Katerina Gasset, Get It Done For Me Virtual Services
(Get It Done For Me Virtual Services )
Comments 6
Trello is my go to app/tool for organizing my business, my projects, and my personal life. There is so much you can do with Trello and it is free. I don't get paid to promote Trello. I do get some swag now and again. They sent me a t-shirt one time and some chocolate. They gave me some stickers f...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 13
As most people already know, taking your own photos is always best if you need a variety of photos for blogging. If you need higher quality photos for your website, you might want to either hire a professional photographer, or spend the money to purchase some high quality photos.  If I had the ti...

By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Divorce
(EXP Realty 414-525-0563)
Comments 10
Many many Areas are begging for tradespeople,...apprentices..journeyman...and at terrific compensation..College is not for everyone...there will always be a need for "hands on/heads up" trade professions.  When I was growing up my father used to have a phrase that he would use whenever he encount...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
Comments 0
WPL Pro is the feature product of the real estate technology company, Realtyna. This product is a real estate IDX plugin for WordPress, completely developed and owned by Realtyna. With the two terms often being used interchangeably, it comes to no surprise that there is some confusion. But fear n...

By Daniel Ramsey, MyOutDesk - Real Estate Virtual Professionals
(MyOutDesk)
Comments 1
We know how crucial marketing is for your Real Estate Business. On top of the traditional methods like flyers, door hangers, etc., online marketing has become an essential in every marketing strategy today. We know how much time and effort it takes to juggle all your social media platforms, email...

By Daniel Ramsey, MyOutDesk - Real Estate Virtual Professionals
(MyOutDesk)
Comments 0
MyOutDesk has been around for 11 years. Throughout this time we have serviced over 5,000 clients with one goal in mind: to give Real Estate Agents more leverage and time through our talented virtual assistants. Our virtual assistants have added value to real estate companies by providing support ...

By Daniel Ramsey, MyOutDesk - Real Estate Virtual Professionals
(MyOutDesk)
Comments 0
Have you purchased leads only to be too busy to follow up and nurture them?  Or have you assigned them to your agents only to find out that they have not reached out to those leads at all?A Real Estate ISA may be the solution to your problems– especially when it comes to inbound and outbound call...

By Joshua Jarvis, Moving Families Forward.
(Virtual Properties - Atlanta Real Estate)
Comments 0
You might be asking yourself, why do we need yet another website with our real estate information on it?   This site claims to be a bit different in that it's not a tech company trying to do real estate or a real estate agent trying to do tech.  It's a tech person who was a real estate agent who ...

By Cynthia Madison
(Representative)
Comments 0
 Considering the nature of the real estate market, facing challenges with your professional activities from time to time is normal. Managing to keep your business flourishing and successful demands sufficient implication from your part, and you taking the right courses of actions, and that involv...

By Real Bird, All-In-One Real Estate Marketing
(RealBird Inc.)
Comments 7
As promised, new and improved RealBird mobile real estate marketing features were launched yesterday:Custom, transferable SMS keywords for your listingsThis one was one of the most requested features after our initial launch of the SMS keyword marketing add-on for your RealBird listings. By defau...

By Kevin McKenzie, Helping Realtors with Expert Content
(Spectrum Communications)
Comments 1
With so many industries prioritizing ecommerce, there’s a palpable pride (and comfort) associated with reputable home service professionals since much of their business is still conducted face to face. That said, many aspects of running a contracting business that are still best tackled with digi...

By Mark Passerby, HDhat.com - 517-896-4376
(HDhat.com)
Comments 1
Here is a sampling of a Starburst Sign Rider and a link below the picture to order directly from Oakley Sign.I recommend a standalone 18" x 24" video tour signs for best results.  However, in areas where only one sign is permitted these starbursts will work well to add additional buyer & neighbor...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
Comments 7
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 Debe Maxwell, CRS, Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Comments 43
PhoneSoap - Product Recommendation for Germophobes! Not only am I a bit of a germophobe but, having been a surgical nurse, I am well aware of the precautions that we should take to prevent the passing of bacteria to others. Well, my ears perked up while listening to an episode of Shark Tank, feat...

By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy
(Napa Consultants)
Comments 33
In our tech feed this morning from Recode.com, this headline caught my attention, "How Much of The Internet Is Fake?" Recently the Justice department indicted eight people accused of  'fleecing advertisers of $36 million in two of the largest digital ad-fraud operations ever uncovered. Digital ad...

By Robert Newman, Creating Enduring Online Marketing Results
(Inbound Real Estate Marketing L.L.C.)
Comments 24
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 Robert Newman, Creating Enduring Online Marketing Results
(Inbound Real Estate Marketing L.L.C.)
Comments 5
Rainers,This post is the first in a series discussing Real Estate SEO. I believe it is the first and most important topic a real estate professional should learn when they are in the process of considering real estate digital marketing strategies meant to drive both buyer and seller leads generat...

By Joe McCord, Making It Rain On The Regular
(Property Investment Wise)
Comments 2
As a real estate agent or someone who buys or sells real estate in any capacity, it is important that you have a robust online presence. Part of this presence includes having a website that is easy to find, easy to navigate and is full of good content. Let's take a look at how you can meet those ...
VPS basically refers to virtual private servers; in this approach; the server of your system is divided into two different servers. There are several website hosting options available that can be easily acquired to meet the standards and requirements of the Web users. Different hosting options in...