• Presto is a new company set up to take on menial daily tasks for real estate agents.

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Jessie Koerner was a good, effective, hard-working agent -- not in the top 10 percent in her market, but real estate was her full-time job, and she enjoyed specializing in new homes. She complained to her entrepreneurial husband, Chris, that the administrative portion of her job was holding her back. "She was a very productive person but needed help -- she felt all these things cumulatively prevented her from selling as many homes as she could," said Koerner. "It was frustrating for her." Jessie Koerner with husband Chris He envisioned a service where she could text for help -- perhaps request PDF reformatting, lead generation, social media updating and maintenance, for example -- and she could get a quick quote back for what it might cost to outsource the service. After re...