A matchmaking lead service that does a good job at overlapping buyers and sellers with the best agent, but it doesn't come cheap
by Craig C. Rowe | May 15
Opinion
The president of a 200-agent boutique brokerage in Atlanta developed a solution for helping agents educate clients on the rise of iBuyers
by Craig C. Rowe | Apr 10
A Seattle agent, tired of mainstream options, spent 2 years developing a software solution to help agents generate leads, manage contacts and market listings
by Craig C. Rowe | Jan 24
Opinion
We reviewed First in 2017. It has since gone mobile-only and encourages users to uncover new business from existing contacts and by keeping a pulse on the flow of the market
by Craig C. Rowe | Dec 20
Opinion
Part relationship manager, part business management solution, its features, including lead auditing, a mobile CRM and robust tagging, stand out in an otherwise typical solution for larger brokers and teams
by Craig C. Rowe | Nov 22
A couple of months away from commercial release, TopHap churns real estate data into powerful, visual trend reports and location-based intelligence tools
by Craig C. Rowe | Nov 8
Opinion
Now an inactive broker because his software has taken off, Shawn Sommer developed Agent 3000 largely around his own best practices; it's now accessible to more than 250K agents
by Craig C. Rowe | Nov 1
Opinion
Ben Kinney assembled a number of technology acquistions into what is now called Brivity, a business lifecycle platform for teams that's heavy on follow-up and lead nurture. But is it the category's clear winner?
by Craig C. Rowe | Sep 27
The platform, an Inside Real Estate product, should give brokers plenty to look at when considering a solution to address all pain points along the real estate business spectrum. It has some unique highlights that make it a top contender.
by Craig C. Rowe | Aug 29
Buyers can build profiles, earn a 'Ready to Purchase' score and network with sellers. But there are some hidden risks for agents who work with a choosey seller
by Craig C. Rowe | Aug 1
A new company and product from ex-Zillow ad execs offers more detailed leads and a 12-month automated follow-up plan
by Craig C. Rowe | Jun 14
With its roots deep in real estate business information technology, Realistiq offers to salve many pain points of running a large brokerage
by Craig C. Rowe | May 14
The chat tool strikes a solid balance between automated lead qualification and agent hand-off, providing in-chat social media context, property previews and location needs
by Craig C. Rowe | May 2
With facial recognition, carefully managed tour schedules and beacons that provide data to managers, the company is helping renters see apartments on their own
by Craig C. Rowe | Apr 10
The local web content provider thrived behind the scenes with brokerage and software partnerships, but now it’s emerging to serve the greater agent market
by Craig C. Rowe | Mar 5
A new entry to the industry, My Digital Advertising helps agents target online home shoppers via keyword searches and digital ads
by Craig C. Rowe | Feb 4