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Real Estate Technology Archive


Dos & Don’ts of Web Video for Real Estate

Commentary by Benjamin Wayne ...


Want to Reach Women Clients? Study Says Women Increasingly Shifting to Blogs

RISMEDIA, April 16, 2008-BlogHer, Inc. one of the top women's online networks and the Web's number-one guide to blogs by women, today announced the release of the BlogHer/Compass Partners 2008 Social Media Benchmark Study, which reveals compelling new insights into the power of the blogosphere and the significant role it ...


New Tool Engages Buyers, Provides New Comps for Sellers and Sets Realtors into Foreclosure Marketplace

RISMEDIA, April 9, 2008-ForeclosureRadar, a company that tracks every foreclosure in California with daily updates on foreclosure auctions, announced the launch of its Foreclosure Listing Exchange (FLX) platform for real estate brokers and agents. FLX enables real estate practitioners to offer free foreclosure property search on their own websites via ...


Obeo Adds to Technology Focus at LeadingRE Conference

RISMEDIA, April 7, 2008-Obeo, a provider of full-service residential real estate online marketing products in North America, will highlight some of its newest virtual technology tools at the 2008 Leading Real Estate Companies of the WorldTM annual conference April 9-11 at Boca Raton Resort & Club in Boca Raton, Florida. ...


Forsalebyowner.com Leads in Online Real Estate Category

RISMEDIA, April 7, 2008-Reflecting the growth of the Internet for buying and selling real estate, ForSaleByOwner.com announced that it attracts more online visitors than most residential real estate brokerage companies- according to independent data from comScore, Inc. Compared to other "for sale by owner" companies, ForSaleByOwner.com is the overwhelming leader ...


Move’s Site Enhancements Optimize Advertiser Opportunities

RISMEDIA, April 4, 2008-Move, Inc., announces Move.com® and REALTOR.com® now offer advertisers a more targeted and effective venue accessing Move's network of over 9.4 million unique monthly users[1] through new video and content innovations on its Home & Garden Content Channel. Video content is now featured on the Channel from ...


RealProEdge.com Offers Free Trial E-mail Account for Real Estate Professionals

RISMEDIA, April 3, 2008-RealProEdge.com is offering a free trial e-mail account in conjunction with its professional, independent, all-in-one e-mail and collaboration suite especially designed for real estate agents. ...


FSBO Marketing Arrives in Europe

RISMEDIA, April 2, 2008-SearchHomesOnTV.com announced that it will be airing its TV show in Europe. Programming will be aired on Visitors Network, ItsMyFaith, IndiePix, Hip Hop and the Comedy & Games channels. Those channels will air in Germany, France, Sweden, Austria, Luxembourg, Liechtenstein, the Alto Adige region of Italy, Serbia, ...


Surfing Toward a Universal Identity on the Web

By Vindu Goel ...


Saul Klein Delivers Web 2.0 Address at 2008 NAR Executives Institute

RISMEDIA, March 31, 2008-On Sunday, Point2 Technologies Inc. "Point2" announced that Saul Klein, chief executive officer, Point2 Technologies Inc., discussed ‘Identifying and Fulfilling Member Expectations in the Age of Wikinomics and the Long Tail' at the National Association of Realtors® 2008 Executives Institute. ...


Take It to the Web: Instant Feedback Keeps Everyone in the Know

By Paige Tepping ...


iHOUSE Web Solutions Brings More Fun to Real Estate

RISMEDIA, March 28, 2008-iHOUSE Web Solutions, a leader in real estate technology, has announced the launch of the popular Realius game, "Price Me Now®." iHOUSE will host the free Web-based game at http://ihousegames.com. There, Realtors will find listings from three markets that they can play- North Carolina, Arizona ...


4 Ideas for Curbing Cell Phone Spam

RISMEDIA, March 25, 2008-(MCT)-Cell phone spam still trails computer spam, with the average cell phone user receiving no more than a few spam text messages per year. But in some ways, it can be even more intrusive, causing your phone to ring or vibrate at inopportune times and cost you ...


Move, Inc. Strategy Gains Momentum as Consumers Search Longer

RISMEDIA, March 25, 2008-While consumers are spending less time overall searching online for real estate, they are spending more time on REALTOR.com, according to February analysis from comScore. Furthermore, Hitwise showed that the U.S. percentage of page views for REALTOR.com was three times greater than its nearest competitors, while year-over-year ...


Virtual Reality – Americans Find it Harder to Imagine Life Offline

RISMEDIA, March 24, 2008-(MCT)-It may not be the end of the world. But it can feel like it. You open your Web browser, only to be greeted by an obscure error message suggesting something is wrong with your Internet connection. Hit the refresh key. ...