Technology

Window to the Law: How to Avoid Copyright Infringement

Learn how you can avoid infringing copyrights held by third parties, and review the proper way to license copyrighted materials. View the slide presentation Click below to watch the video, or read the transcript below the video. How to Avoid Copyright Infringement Transcript Welcome to this episode of Window to the Law! The risk management strategies we’ll discuss today will …

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FCC Plan to End Net Neutrality Could Hurt Realtors®

The Federal Communications Commission released a plan Tuesday to reverse net neutrality rules, a move that the National Association of REALTORS® is concerned will make it harder for real estate companies, multiple listing services, and property data aggregators to provide their services in a cost-effective way. Learn More About Net Neutrality Visit nar.realtor/net-neutrality for information about what the rules mean …

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Protect Your Email From Latest Hacking Trend

Many real estate professionals have become keenly aware of targeted wire fraud scams that include email impersonation tactics. A growing avenue cyber criminals are using to get highly sensitive financial data is known as spear phishing, according to Asaf Cidon, vice president of content security for Barracuda Networks, a data protection company. Spear phishing is a highly targeted and researched personal attack …

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Virtual Design Tools in Real Estate

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The internet has disrupted many professions, and the design trade is no exception. The proliferation of online design tools available can not only feed the imaginations of buyers but also help sellers transform their homes faster and more affordably. Here we offer this guide of six noteworthy new tools, though this isn’t an exhaustive list. One element to always keep …

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Do You Suffer From Nomophobia?

In real estate, you likely rely on your phone for your business. Your clients demand instant responses, and you can’t risk missing a detail in the midst of a transaction. You’re constantly checking your phone and having it nearby. This attachment to your phone could put you at risk for “nomophobia.” It’s the fear of being without a working cell …

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Everyday Tech for Your Brokerage

Though real estate professionals increasingly use technology in their daily routines, staying up-to-date on new platforms and systems will be one of the biggest challenges for brokerages in the next two years, according to the National Association of REALTORS®’ Real Estate in a Digital Age 2017 Report. It’s vital that brokers and their agents leverage advancements in technology. Knowing what …

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