Brian Rayl: ‘When it comes to unproven technology, I hold out but keep a close eye’

Agent and lead generation company co-founder talks tech tools

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Inman is interviewing real estate professionals in every area of the field to talk about technology use. Here’s Brian Rayl, co-founder at Home Value Leads and an Inman contributor. Do you consider yourself an early adopter of technology? Or do you wait to see what’s working for other people? I'm an early adopter of tech that I'm familiar with. I got the iPhone 4, 5 and 6 on the day it was released. I have upgraded several systems in my home to be automated/connected (WeMo, Nest, etc.). I love that technology can make our lives easier, and I look for any way I can to implement that into my business and in my everyday life. When it comes to "unproven" technology, I hold out but keep a close eye on it. If I know someone who has used the technology successfully, I'm much more likely to jump on board earlier rather than later. Describe your job. What do you do every day? How does technology support (or not support) your daily job description? I am an active real estate...