Why Everlance could be agents’ favorite mileage tracker

There is no shortage of mileage trackers and expense apps available for real estate agents. However, there is a shortage of apps in this category that have enticed more than 10,000 real estate agents to sign up in only a few months. In fact, there’s on…

REthink reconfigures commitment to broker lead management

One of the first solutions to leverage Salesforce’s new Lightning Experience, REthink has reorchestrated how leads are assigned and managed. With multiple options designed around time-to-claim, round-robin models, custom rules and even a “free-for-all”…

Is Amitree’s Folio the best Gmail extension for real estate pros yet?

Amitree’s Folio is a sharp Chrome extension for Gmail that, in moments, assembles and organizes messages according to common dates, terms and people …

Quigler 1.0 iPhone checklist app tracks every transaction step

The agreement between real estate agent and client calls for a hefty dose of trust that the professional in the room has his or her responsibilities covered. Quigler 1.0, a new app released today, creates a checklist of every task an agent must complet…

3 bleeding-edge app developments that reflect major user trends

Just as real estate analysts watch employment trends to make market predictions, I watch a lot of out-of-industry technology moves to see what may find its way into real estate. Like that scene in “The Devil Wears Prada” when Miranda explains to Andy t…

Fresh capital in hand, Lone Wolf names new CEO

Growth and leadership often correlate with one another, and Lone Wolf Real Estate Technologies announced news on both fronts today …

Room Ring roommate finder partners with Next Step Realty

The Room Ring (TRR) sounds less like a roommate matching app and more like a term hotel front-desks use to wake people up with a phone call. Alas, it is the former — but it is a wake-up call for young people searching for likeminded roommates in New York and San Francisco …

How much does NAR’s tech company cost agents and brokers?

The National Association of Realtors is the largest trade group in the country. It also owns a tech company. A thus-far unprofitable one. NAR dedicates $50 of its $120 in annual dues to lobbying and political activities, most of it …

Realogy wrings tech firm from ZipRealty acquisition

Real estate giant Realogy — which operates franchise brands including Century 21, ERA, Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate and owns the nation’s largest brokerage — has formed a company called “ZapLabs” tasked with developing technology for affiliat…

Born to be digital: Online transaction tools erode traditional sales

A few tech updates in the real estate world this week highlight the burgeoning field of digital transaction products. Plabro, an Indian app with 10,000 users, streamlines broker-to-broker communication about listings and buyer needs — and these servic…