Technology Archive

What Your Videos Should Really Be Selling

Leigh Brown, ABR, CIPS, broker-owner of RE/MAX Executive Realty in Concord, N.C., has become known as the video queen. So it seemed to make sense that she was leading a session at Real Estate Connect in New York on...
January 30, 2015

The Office of the Near Future

After years of major companies decamping from the cities and setting up in sprawling suburban locations, the tide has turned. Motorola, Hillshire Brands Co., and United Continental Holdings Inc., United Airlines’ parent company, are just a few of the...
January 21, 2015

Next-Generation Fridge Saves Money—and the Environment

Tucked in a small space at the side of Chinese appliance and electronics manufacturer Haier’s enormous booth at CES, a nondescript yet cutting-edge wine cooler embodied the future of refrigeration technology. Unlike traditional refrigerators, which are cooled with hazardous...
January 11, 2015

Polaroid Returns With a Modern Take on Instant Photography

Ever miss the old Polaroid instant photos that once defined the cutting edge of technology but have long since been replaced by digital cameras? Well, now’s your chance to reconnect with the past. At CES this week, the company...
January 9, 2015

CES: More from Coldwell Banker

The Coldwell Banker team I’m working with at CES this week has produced a video featuring some of the products from some of the world’s biggest consumer electronics companies. Click here to watch. You may also be interested in...
January 8, 2015

Connected Appliances Take Center Stage at CES

Linking time-honored home equipment like washers and dryers to the Internet is the latest trend being touted by some of the biggest names in the appliance industry at CES this year–with smartphone apps playing a leading role. Read my...
January 8, 2015

CES: The First Day

As I mentioned in a previous post, I’m working with a team from Coldwell Banker to follow the action at the 2015 International Consumer Electronics show in Las Vegas this week. They’ve put together a video and blog post...
January 7, 2015

Tour the Latest in Tech with REALTOR® Mag

Ready, set … CES! From smartphones to smart homes, from the super-practical to the wild and wacky, it’s that time again, when technology companies roll out their newest products and tout their ideas for the blockbuster gadgets of tomorrow....

In the Big Leagues

Many REALTORS® have been wondering what the News Corp purchase of Move Inc. will do for the visibility of realtor.com®. For those who aren’t online readers of The Wall Street Journal, here’s what it means in black and white: an...
December 31, 2014

A Year-End Meeting With a Tax Advisor Can Yield Big Dividends (VIDEO)

With the holiday season upon us and America deep in shopping mode, now is a good time to consider whether buying equipment or supplies for your real estate business might help lower your taxes for 2014. The federal tax...
December 19, 2014