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 David Jackson, MBA, Financial lending analyst
(Olympus Labs)
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If you're looking to buy a house, it pays to know about its history before signing on the dotted line.Home buyers should be curious and ask a lot of questions. After all, a home purchase is a big-ticket item in life. Usually, people buy houses for keeps. So ask away! You have the right to know wh...

By Gary David Hall, Real Estate CRM Sales, Training and Implementation
(RE-ACT, LLC)
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When you hire your first staff person you will lose money!It’s unavoidable! So how can you lose less money when you hire an assistant? I’m not just talking about their salary, but more importantly, potential income. When you hire someone you have to train them. The time you take to train them is ...

By Lisa Davies
(Online Buzz)
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Are you a pure coffee lover? If yes, then espresso coffee is something that will soothe your taste buds in the best possible way. And what can be a better machine other than buying a manual espresso machine? This can be the best addition in your kitchen that can let you brew fresh and authentic e...

By Kate Steven, Best Real Estate Blog
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The profession of a Doctor is very popular and noble. It’s respected all over the world. The need for doctors is paramount and people worship them next to God. This virtuous profession has the power to cure and award a new life to fellow beings.  If you want to have a successful career in Medicin...

By David Jackson, MBA, Financial lending analyst
(Olympus Labs)
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What is Telemedicine?As smartphone technology and technology in general has grown, it’s provided opportunities for humans to interact and engage without ever being in the same room, building, country, or even continent. A similar notion can be said of telemedicine. According to Healthcare Weekly ...
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...

By Cynthia Madison
(Representative)
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 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 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 - What it takes to get it right.   We both really enjoyed this video from Ron and Alexandra Seigel. While the three minute length is longer than what we often suggest, we think the subject matter and quality of the video warrants the longer time.   The graphics, photos, and vide...

By Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD, REALTORS® in Clark County, WA
(ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors)
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Market in a Minute Videos - Things to Consider   We've seen a number of videos with agents looking into a camera and talking, and talking, and talking. At least they're trying to utilize the power of video. However, and we don't want to hurt anyone's feelings, but watching anyone talk gets old qu...

By Sarah Layton | Copywriter & Inman Star Contributor, I provide real estate content marketing services
(Best Real Estate Writer, a Layton Media brand)
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Welcome back! As you remember, last week in part one of this series I revealed to you that one of the easiest and most effective ways to beat Zillow in search results is to build out your collection of neighborhood profiles and hyperlocal content. I also showed you how building your library of hy...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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We are amping up our Neighborhood video marketing efforts to compliment our current mailing campaigns.   YouTube Thursdays - Video Farming    Recently, we have noticed an uptick in on-line traffic on our sites, and an increase in calls.  Specifically people interested in multigenerational homes a...

By Naoma Doriguzzi, New Media Director
(Virginia Beach)
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I work with a alot of REALTORS® on their online marketing.  And I have been noticing that so many don't even know how to use and market their REALTOR® desgintation.  So since I have been asked by so many, I am sure there are more that just need their friendly reminder on how easy it is to do.   V...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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WordPress offers the ability for users to register to a site and receive updates and other services. This feature is hugely important for Realtors seeking to improve their business. The more leads that register, the better Realtors can fine-tune their conversion strategies.In this article, we wil...

By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
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5 MIN READ   So many Agents recognize the value of a good real estate CRM, but openly admit that they aren’t using one effectively. Some agents aren’t using one at all! You’ve heard it before: the best real estate CRM is the one that you use. Find the system that offers the features that are mos...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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Define custom listings such as mobile homes or prefabricated homes and create a property search website for marketing and sales. Mobile homes are a niche property listing type. Some agents specialize in mobile homes because they have an expertise in this type of real estate sale. Others want to n...

By Will Hamm, "Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"
(Hamm Homes)
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Debb Janes knows so much about videos and I keep learning from her ever week.  Video Recording and Editing Apps for cell phones.   The quality of cameras in our smart-phones has come a long way, baby. And since we generally have our cellphones with us, we are lucky to have such a great tech tool ...

By Stuart Crawford
(Ulistic Inc.)
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Today's business world is one of extreme dichotomy. In this digital age, there are myriad tools available to help you navigate the complexities of running your real estate business; managing staff, keeping track of clients and marketing your services. The dichotomy is that while these digital too...

By Dario Ferreira, Internet Marketing
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Let's face it, without inbound links to your website, also known as backlinks, you will not rank in the search engines for any meaningful terms.Once you have all the SEO basics covered, getting other websites to link to you should be your number one priority. It should be done in a consistent man...

By Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD, REALTORS® in Clark County, WA
(ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors)
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Video Recording and Editing Apps for cell phones. The quality of cameras in our smart-phones has come a long way, baby. And since we generally have our cellphones with us, we are lucky to have such a great tech tool on-board. Especially for those unexpected moments when we stop to capture a sunse...

By Dario Ferreira, Internet Marketing
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 What's A faviconA favicon is a small image (icon) representing your website - favicon is short for favorite icon. Favicons are the tiny images that show on the tabs of your web browser and bookmarks.Favicons should be easily and quickly identifiable with your website. They should match the logo ...