WATCH: The tech trends that’ll define 2019

Seventy-eight percent of U.S. internet consumers have said that a brand that provides them with personalized content will have a much greater chance at winning their business. This is just one of the facts that eXp Realty’s Scott Petronis and CoreLogic’s Lucie Fortier shared onstage at Inman Connect New York.

Agents need to consider their vendors’ data protections

As agents move their work online and market themselves as digital service providers, they need to consider what happens to the data they share.

How bad was the Google Plus vulnerability for real estate agents?

The end of Google Plus has sparked much debate about online privacy, but have we considered the concept of privacy in the social media age? What information actually got exposed?

How to sell a smart home: 3 talking points you don’t want to miss

Homebuyers don’t just want smart homes — they expect them, according to the National Association of Home Builders. The National Association of Realtors (NAR) has also keyed in on this tech-loving trend, as evidenced by its recent meeting with three major tech giants. And it’s no surprise.

10 hidden Facebook features all real estate agents should know

We’ve scoured the social media guides, tracked down the experts and sifted through the flashy add-ons to bring you the top 10 hidden Facebook features, tips and tricks every real estate agent should know in 2018.

FBI and NAR offer 10 ways to guard against real estate cyber scams

Although technology has made real estate transactions quicker, more seamless and increasingly transparent, it has also made buyers, sellers and real estate professionals vulnerable to cybercriminals looking to cash in …

FBI and NAR offer 10 ways to guard against real estate cyber scams

Although technology has made real estate transactions quicker, more seamless and increasingly transparent, it has also made buyers, sellers and real estate professionals vulnerable to cybercriminals looking to cash in …

Placester gets more secure

Placester announced today their entire host of websites will be exponentially more secure with the addition of SSL technology …

Amazon wants the keys to your home

Amazon Key invites you to install a smart lock on your home that delivery people can use to unlock and drop off packages inside, when you’re not there. …

5 smart home device-compatible upgrades that raise home values

When looking to increase the value of one’s home before selling, common renovations include updating flooring, changing countertops, slapping a fresh coat of paint on the front door and maybe updating some of the home’s appliances …