Technology

Basecamp makes massive projects manageable, and more agents should use it

Master project management with this popular all-purpose tool

Have suggestions for products that you'd like to see reviewed by our real estate technology expert? Email Craig Rowe. The pitch There's almost no end to the things we can use software to manage. Customer Relationships. Transactions. Contacts. Documents. Emails. Unfortunately, no one system is good at all of them. Some are good at a couple. A few are great at one of them, and plenty stink at all of them. So where do we put Basecamp? The sale Basecamp was developed by website design company 37Signals that wanted a better way to manage projects. So, is it a project manager? Maybe. Agents should think of a project as a listing. You start by inviting team members, like an assistant and the office marketing professional, and even your clients. Between the group, you can swap messages, upload and comment on files, write notes, type letters, assign due dates and build a calendar. You can also easily set permissions for who can see what documents or notes....