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20 ways to take your office mobile

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NEW YORK -- Chris Smith, co-founder of real estate tech blog Tech Savvy Agent, has a best friend who is an attorney in Miami and just bought his first home. What did the friend like best about his real estate agent? That he never had to meet her.Two speakers at Inman News' Real Estate Connect conference today helped attendees sort through the best tools and applications available to help real estate professionals take their business mobile: Smith and Adam Hirsch, a former brokerage director of business affairs and now chief operating officer at technology news site Mashable. Smith outlined the physical parts of an office that smart phone and tablet applications and other mobile tools can now replicate for free or at a low cost: 1. The new Post-it: Evernote. This app allows users to save typed, image, video or audio notes, and syncs across users' mobile and desktop devices. The app also geocodes every note so that users know where they were when they saved it. The app can also take...