Tech That Drove You Forward in 2017

December 29, 2017

Staying up to date on the latest innovations in real estate and beyond can be a full-time job. That’s why we’re committed to delivering technology news you can use, whether we’re busting popular myths or helping you choose the right tools for your business. As you think about innovations that are on tap for 2018, take a look at our five most popular tech articles this year.

7 Real Estate Ideas That Deserve to Die
Popular perceptions may drive the decisions you make about your real estate career, from how you market your business to what your office should look like. But longstanding beliefs—these days amplified by social media bubbles and spin—can be flat-out wrong.

Apps Top Producers Can’t Live Without
With more than 2 million apps available for Android and Apple devices alike, finding the right tech solution can be an overwhelming task. REALTOR® Magazine talked to movers and shakers in the real estate world to find out which mobile tools they love and why.

Changes Coming to the Lockbox World
As this understated yet ubiquitous technology evolves to better integrate advancements in mobility and data, further developments in property access and information control are signaling even bigger shifts. Does this everyday real estate tool hold the key to innovation or disintermediation?

7 Factors to Consider When Choosing a CRM
Choosing the right customer relationship management tool may be one of the most frustrating aspects of setting up your real estate business. Many practitioners have tried several systems but still can’t seem to find the right one. Don’t know what you want? Ask yourself these questions.

How Robots Will Disrupt Real Estate
Few real estate agents and brokers have ever wondered how robotics might impact real estate in the future. But as a practitioner who wants to understand disruptive technologies, it’s time to learn about some of the basic ways automation will alter the world of real property.

—REALTOR® Magazine