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Real Estate Technology Archive


Internet Users Mixed on Privacy Concerns

RISMEDIA, March 7, 2008-(MCT)-Americans are conflicted about Internet privacy. They say they want better protection for their personal data, but often trade away safeguards to connect with friends or find what they are looking for online. ...


Alain Pinel Agent Leads High-Tech Discussion at LuxuryRealEstate.com Event

RISMEDIA, March 7, 2008-Scott Lawrence, an experienced real estate agent with Alain Pinel Realtors in San Francisco, agreed to lead a key discussion on technology at the 6th Annual Luxury Real Estate Spring Retreat, joining an event packed with other renowned speakers. ...


Not Another Password – Survey Reveals Employees Are Drowning in Passwords

RISMEDIA, March 6, 2008-Siber Systems, Inc., announced the results of a poll on password use involving over 600 U.S. IT professionals. The survey, administered through business data company eMedia, found that U.S. workers, managers, and IT staffs alike are increasingly confronted with difficulties arising from computer passwords. Among the most ...


ITema Named a Preferred Website Provider for REBNY and ResidentialNYC.com

RISMEDIA, March 3, 2008-ITema, Inc., a provider of dynamic websites and associated online productivity tools for the do-it-yourself business owner, and ResidentialNYC.com, the public listings portal recently launched by the Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY), have entered into a preferred supplier agreement.Under the terms of the agreement, the ...


Cyberhomes.com to Carry Realogy’s 700,000 Daily Property Listings

RISMEDIA, March 3, 2008-Fidelity National Financial, Inc., a Fortune 500 provider of products, services and technology solutions to the financial and real estate industries, announced this week that Fidelity National Real Estate Solutions (FNRES) has entered a marketing agreement with Realogy Corporation, a global provider of real estate and relocation ...


Online Luxury Real Estate Ad Program Announced by The New York Times

RISMEDIA, Feb. 29, 2008-NYTimes.com announced this week that Great Homes and Destinations, its national real estate online luxury environment, will collaborate with regional newspapers across the country to up-sell their print agate, print display, e-commerce and broker listings onto NYTimes.com's Real Estate and Great Homes and Destinations classifieds sections. As ...


Handling E-mail: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

By John Stancavage ...


Optimizing Your Site for Search Engines

By Sean Cutright ...


REMAX.com Named Top 10 Website

RISMEDIA, Feb. 25, 2008-A Hitwise Top Ten Award has been presented to http://www.remax.com, based on the number of U.S. visits to the site in the last quarter of 2007. The site ranked second overall in the Real Estate industry category. However, remax.com is the most visited website of any real ...


VisionsWest of Phoenix to Offer 14 New Homes through RealtyBid.com

RISMEDIA, Feb. 19, 2008-Arizona developer VisionsWest LLC announced plans to sell properties in two Phoenix communities through the online real estate auction system of RealtyBid.com, one of the nation's leaders in online home auctions. Competitive bidding for homes in Terrace at Green Gables-Phase II and Devonshire Square, both located in ...


Real Estate Listings Site Announces Re-Launch, Company Targets Buyers and Sellers

RISMEDIA, Feb. 15, 2008-One of the nation's most popular Internet real estate listings sites went live this week after undergoing a sweeping "remodeling" that offers visitors a more contemporary layout, added features, improved functionality and richer content. The enhancements to HAR.com include new Virtual Earth mapping technology developed by Microsoft ...


Improve Client Relationships Through Social Media

RISMEDIA, March 14, 2009-(MCT)-With the growing popularity of social media platforms MySpace, Facebook and LinkedIn, businesses and nonprofit organizations alike are embracing the technology to build community and strengthen consumer interest. ...


Real Estate Technology Education Opportunity Offered at LeadingRE Conference

RISMEDIA, Feb. 14, 2008-A new technology education track featuring industry-leading real estate technology thinkers and pioneers is being introduced this year at the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® (LeadingRE) annual conference April 9-11 in Boca Raton, FL. ...


How Using Technology Helps Real Estate Companies Be More Profitable

RISMEDIA, Feb. 12, 2008-Having grown up in the real estate industry, Amanda DiVito of the DiVito Dream Makers, RE/MAX Alliance, understands the value of hard work, as inspired by her father, mentor, and fellow team member, Joe DiVito. So when it comes to making the most of her time with ...


RealBird Releases Map-based MLS Search with MRIS MLS Listings

RISMEDIA, Feb. 11, 2008-RealBird, a provider of Internet marketing tools for the real estate industry announces the release of its interactive map-based MLS search service with MRIS (Metropolitan Regional Information Systems) MLS (Multiple Listing Service) listing data. With MRIS coverage, the company says that RealBird's services become available to an ...