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Real estate’s future driven by Tablets, Dashboards

Part 4: Top trends from Real Estate Connect

Learn the New Luxury Playbook at Luxury Connect | October 18-19 at the Beverly Hills Hotel

(This is Part 4 of a four-part series. See Part 1: Online search to take real estate by storm; Part 2: Real estate maps go from bland to grand and Part 3: Online magazine puts new twist on real estate advertising.) "The keepers of conventional real estate wisdom said that paper would never go away; that e-signatures would never fly; that brokers would never escape ever-increasing liability and overhead; that agents would never cease working 16 hours per day. Fortunately, we never listened." This ad for VREO, the parent company for the Red Tablet and the Real Estate Dashboard, hits at the heart of what the future of real estate looks like. In fact, my new Red Tablet was waiting for me as soon as I returned home from the Real Estate Connect conference. I couldn't wait to dive into all the cool features it offers, including the ability to take notes in my own handwriting and convert them to a Word file, collect e-signatures, access all the cool mapping tools, as well as being completely m...