We would like to thank the over 500 real estate brokers and agents from all over the country who attended RealTech 2014.
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Time: 8:00am - 9:00am
Continental breakfast and coffee will be provided in exhibit hall.
Time: 9:00am - 9:30am
We go to conferences and have discussions all the time about the latest and greatest technologies, yet we never stop and ask ourselves, "what exactly is technology?" What are the key elements that make something so delightful that we just can't put it down or wait to tell others about it? And why should successful real estate professionals care? Mark will explore the the makeup of a successful tech product and how it impacts you, even if you don't consider yourself a "techie".
Time: 9:30am - 10:15am
It's not good enough to tell consumers that you simply are a broker or agent working for a well-known franchisee brokerage. You need to be able to use technology to promote and leverage your franchisee brand. Here are the tips and tools for doing so.
Time: 10:15am - 10:45am
There’s no doubt about it; technology is power. Brokerages that embrace technology will attract and retain more clients, and provide a differentiated experience through the entire transaction. In today’s world, agents who ignore technology as a way to attract and interact with clients are missing the boat. This talk will cover the best ways that you can use technology to create an advantage for your brand and your business.
Time: 10:45am - 11:00am
Coffee and light snacks will be provided.
Time: 11:00am - 11:30am
You're a broker who is an early adopter of new technologies, and you can't wait to whip out the latest gadget to help close your transaction or market your client's property. But that doesn't mean the agents in the rest of your brokerage share your enthusiasm for tech. What methods can you use to help curb their natural resistance to change and get them on board the tech train? Hear from 4 brokers who have been through this challenge and how they went about it.
Time: 11:30am - 12:00pm
The evolution of consumer search through mobile. How should agents and brokers market to mobile consumers. Trends show in 2014 mobile real estate searches will surpass traditional desktop searches.
Time: 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Understanding what the consumer wants, needs, and is doing is no longer a mystery, and uncovering it is no longer a dark science. Curt will reveal the data on consumer activities, profiles and views as it relates to their ultra-personal and socially connected home search.
Time: 12:30pm - 1:45pm
Lunch will be provided in exhibit hall.
Time: 1:45pm - 2:15pm
Technology startups are filled with entrepreneurs who are innovative, willing to challenge the status quo, and not afraid to fail. Whether you're a broker or agent working in a non-techie field like real estate, or whether you're a techie working in a large company with lots of red tape, here's how you can break down the barriers, innovate at your company, and be viewed as a true "intrapreneuer".
Time: 02:15pm - 03:00pm
Two brokers passionately against dual agency. Two brokers passionately for dual agency. Come see some sparks fly as these four panelists debate one of the most hotly contested topics in the industry today.
Time: 03:00pm - 03:30pm
Context matters, so real estate apps needs to get smarter. Hear about some of the ways real estate companies are starting to think about how to harness the growing awareness of our devices.
Time: 03:30pm - 03:45pm
Coffee and light snacks will be provided.
Time: 03:45pm - 04:15pm
You're a successful real estate professional who has built up a nice book of business. You've watched The Social Network and think "I can do a startup and make a billion dollars -- how hard can it be?" Not so fast. Creating startups often means long hours, botched product launches, and thousands (or millions) of customers coming at you at once. It's not for the faint of heart. We'll talk to these startup founders of real estate tech startups to get their take on what it's really like to create a startup.
Time: 04:15pm - 04:45pm
Control of MLS data and Listing syndication continue to be a controversial and highly debated topic in our industry. As consumers continue to demand more meaningful data and a better user experience online, what can we do as brokers/agents, associations and technology companies to work toward that outcome?
Time: 04:45pm - 05:30pm
You've seen Josh wheel and deal luxury homes on Bravo's Million Dollar Listing LA. Now come and hear him talk about how you can create strong and long lasting relationships with today's buyers and other industry professionals. And he'll be sticking around for cocktails in the exhibit hall afterwards, so you can network and meet him in person.
Time: 05:30pm - 05:35pm
Thank you and door prize drawings.
Time: 05:35pm - 07:00pm
Cocktails will be provided in exhibit hall.
Reesio is a complete one-stop-shop for real estate agents' technology needs: we provide full transaction management, offers management, and lead-generation. Our goal is to be able to offer everything that an agent needs technology-wise all in one place. And our transaction management and offers platform are completely FREE for any agent to use because we believe that agents should be able to access great technology without breaking the bank. With Reesio, agents get a clean, beautiful product that they love using.
Realtor.com® is real estate’s most accurate online and mobile destination that believes consumers are best served through proper representation from a licensed professional. Our mission is to connect consumers with a property and a local professional that can help. We have a complete set of solutions that help agents and their sales associates connect with buyers and sellers, streamline follow-up with them, and ultimately assist them to the point of closing. Realtor.com®. Where home happens ℠.
Based in California, Realty411 publishes online and print magazines, e-newsletters and produces expos and mixers around the United States. Their mission to to educate and empower people to invest in real estate. The media company is owned by Linda Pliagas, a real estate investor who has invested in five states and has 20 years experience as a landlord. She has been a licensed California real estate sales agent for over eleven years and has referred millions of dollars worth of business to brokers around the United States.
PlanOmatic is a full service real estate marketing firm that engages potential buyers with a stunning visual experience. By providing interactive floor plans enriched with elegant professional photography, we bring listings to life! PlanOmatic helps agents brand themselves professionally, impress more sellers, and drive more traffic to listings with their premier marketing tools.
American Homes 4 Rent is focused on acquiring, renovating, leasing, and operating residential homes.
As an industry leader in rental homes, we combine the benefits of a national organization, the ease of innovative leasing technologies, and the experience of talented local professionals to provide a superior residential rental experience.
Getting your biggest investment right is really, really important, so we built GoRefi, where you can get an online mortgage - from rate quote to close. And since no one has time for telemarketing or endless paperwork, we've eliminated them, leaving you more time for what matters. It’s a Happier Mortgage Experience.
iManageRent provides online property management tools for do-it-yourself landlords, tenants and building service providers.
Our mission is to provide a complete solution with easy to use tools to manage and perform efficiently, cost effectively at home or on the go.
MLS-Touch empowers today's Realtor with access to all of the most up to date inventory; active, pending, off market and sold comparable’s are supported with market stats to help Realtors win listings, enhance the buyer's experience and intelligently guide and negotiate offers by always being "in the know!"
Usable on smart phones and tablets with saved searches auto synced between devices, redundant data entry is eliminated making MLS-Touch extremely intuitive and fun to use as an everyday tool of the trade! Built in marketing templates and immediate response features to consumer requests are just taps in the making just like setting up and saving buyer tours and watch lists stored in your favourites!! Now, the MLS is truly mobile with MLS-Touch.
ListedBy.com is The first and only completely free online real estate marketplace and social network with live bidding auctions and offer submission functionality.
HouseRentals.com was born with the goal to be the best nationwide offering for single family home rentals. With HouseRentals.com, users can locate houses for rent nationwide or find the right tenant in less time.
At HouseRentals.com our audience is one step away from buying a home. In a growing effort to help our users search for a new house rental we are promoting local agents. Stop by the HouseRentals.com booth and ask us how you can get in front of future home buyers in your area.
homeware.io takes the pain out of urban apartment hunting. It provides bookmarking and one-click application for rental apartments across all sources and detailed tenant profiles for the landlords. Both sides can communicate and sort out for maximum transparency and efficiency. Tenants can offer rewards for others who help them find an apartment and can advertise their own. Users can invite their friends in order to search together.
Remotely is a home automation platform designed specifically for the rental and real estate industry. Residents, Agents and Owners can control their locks, thermostats, lights and other appliances with their smartphone from anywhere in the World. Remotely makes it easy to automate the home, enhances property showings, protects assets and increases agent profitability.
Zumper is fast growing national platform for home & apartment rentals (on web & mobile). Landlords & Agents use the Zumper Pro mobile app to post listings to the top search sites and manage leads on their phone. Renters use the Zumper Rentals app because our listings come from verified sources, updated in real-time.
RentFax bridges the gap between data and decisions. With simple inputs, industry leading data and analytics, RentFaxPRO.com provides unbiased easy-to-apply reports to support your residential real estate investment decisions. As the nation’s best modeling tool tailored to income-generating residential rental properties, RentFax’s sheds light on how crime, schools, geospatial and countless other data points in communities across the United States effect your investment risk.
Starting out as a pure iPad- Software company, SmartExposé offers now a complete real estate solution suite. Our mission is to enable simple, yet attractive real estate marketing always focusing on a rich user experience.As the Central-European leader of multiscreen real estate marketing, we offer a white label solution for real estate agents, property developers and marketplaces with web, tablet and smartphone apps.
Wiz Maps is a data visualization platform that delivers the most current local real estate data information available anywhere on over 360,700 US markets. Our 95% accurate predictive models show why any local market will go up or down in the immediate 2 year’s future. Buyers can minimize risk, with a highly scalable, easy-to-use, real-time, graphic interface. Professionals can finally access to the crucial data they need to sell, & make more profits. Business partners and advice requested.
Max Lead Pro is the Nation's leader in automated lead generation, social media, and marketing automation software tools designed for the real estate professional. Our award winning video email tool is perfect for sending your clients home tours or listing updates with our custom templates. Our landing page creator, web site designer, and auto responders are so easy anyone can use our tools. We include unique SEO tools that will put your business on top. Come see us and get a 14 day $1 trial now.
HomeLight is the best way for homebuyers and sellers to find the perfect real estate agent. Our proprietary algorithm analyses reviews and transactional data of over two million agents to create unbiased, personalized recommendations for clients. For agents, HomeLight is a great way to source new clients and to showcase their skills and expertise to the world. HomeLight is based in San Francisco and currently operates in 34 major U.S. markets.
Planwise is the market leading financial decision tool you can put on your client facing real estate website. Designed to embed alongside the listing itself it enables visitors to your site to answer the two big questions they have. Can I afford it? and Will I make money? It is highly engaging, drives site sign ups, lead quality and can help create both buying & selling leads for the agents connected to your site. It is implemented in hours and backed by technology over 2 years in the making.
The Riviera Hotel & Casino
2901 Las Vegas Boulevard South
Las Vegas, NV 89109
Reesio would like to thank The Riviera for allowing us to host RealTech 2014 at its venue, and for providing hotel rooms to attendees for only $45 per night!