Recent Articles by Richard Silver

Kitec could stop your clients from getting homeowners insurance

Kitec could stop your clients from getting homeowners insurance

If your clients have used a product known as Kitec in the installation of the radiant heat, some insurance companies won't insure their homes. This issue turned up in a house inspection recently and caught everyone by surprise ......
By Richard Silver | Friday, March 13, 2015
New technology for real estate: how to fly high with drones

New technology for real estate: how to fly high with drones

Today, the biggest technological advances are in the realm of drones or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), small aircraft that can be operated from the ground via a remote control. But where do real estate agents go to buy the technology, and where can...
By Richard Silver | Thursday, January 22, 2015
5 apps every Realtor should be using

5 apps every Realtor should be using

I am a big fan of new technologies, and a good app can often be a real lifesaver. I am not ashamed to take any help I can get -- especially if the only thing I need to do is tap the "download" button. ......
By Richard Silver | Saturday, January 10, 2015
5 apps that will make work (and life) easier

5 apps that will make work (and life) easier

I am a big fan of new technologies, and a good app can often be a real lifesaver. I am not ashamed to take any help I can get – especially if the only thing I need to do is tap the "download" button. I've created a list of the five best apps I use ...
By Richard Silver | Tuesday, December 23, 2014
5 apps every Realtor should be using

5 apps every Realtor should be using

I am a big fan of new technologies, and a good app can often be a real lifesaver. I am not ashamed to take any help I can get -- especially if the only thing I need to do is tap the "download" button. ......
By Richard Silver | Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Drone technology for real estate agents: the real deal over hype

Drone technology for real estate agents: the real deal over hype

Drones have become important tools not just for presidents and rock stars, but for real estate agents, too. A drone refers to any type of unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). These vehicles come in a variety of shapes and sizes, although they usually .....
By Richard Silver | Saturday, November 15, 2014
Drone technology for real estate agents: the real deal over hype

Drone technology for real estate agents: the real deal over hype

Drones have become important tools not just for presidents and rock stars, but for real estate agents, too. A drone refers to any type of unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). These vehicles come in a variety of shapes and sizes, although they usually .....
By Richard Silver | Saturday, November 15, 2014
5 really cool Realtor gadgets

5 really cool Realtor gadgets

You all probably know I'm a big technology fan and I love trying out new gadgets. Some of them are really useful and can be great tools to improve your work as well. Here are some I discovered recently. I haven't tried them all (yet), but they look p...
By Richard Silver | Friday, November 14, 2014