PhotoPerfect app has some highlights and some low points

PhotoPerfect makes some strong claims about its image quality; however, with so many other easy ways to edit and improve listing imagery, the claims simply aren’t justified. But it does have some features worth considering.

10 tech products we loved in 2019

In a year of acquisitions, swelling venture capital investments and heated industry debate about technology’s place, 10 products managed to rise above the noise to stay focused on agents and innovation.

Want to reach buyers in your listings? Ask Alexa to open Realty Voice

Realty Voice is the latest in a line of software using voice-activated internet on Amazon Echo to help listing agents share information with buyers.

Global iBuyers? A one-click close? Tech trends to watch for in 2020

Venture capital and real estate tech leaders share their technology predictions for 2020.

Lead mining and coaching app First unveils income-tracking feature

This four-star rated app is centered on existing networks rather than fresh leads. The new feature called Personal Network Efficiency lets agents know how much money they are winning (and losing) in their database.

Digital advertiser Audience Town gets powered by seed money, new staff

Audience Town’s programmatic advertising services receive boost from MathCapital and two new executives for the development of user-interfaces and APIs.

Zipi and SkySlope cooperate to build business app

Zipi’s API helps power SkyZip, an application built from Zipi’s real estate accounting systems and SkySlope’s transaction platform.

Reduce escrow friction with Majordomo’s post-inspection platform

Home inspections cause more hassles than they’re often worth. Majordomo’s quick prioritization of repairs, pricing models and other tools can help buyers better understand inspections and repair negotiations — and get you to the closing table sooner.

Proptech investor platform Entera secures $7.5M funding round

Entera plans to use the capital to expand its footprint, reach new investors and continue to build out its tech team.

Big Purple Dot is on target, but misses the bull’s-eye

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.