Technology is a huge part of the world around us and real estate is no exception. We have been researching the use of technology in real estate investing for some time now and are attempting to create a resource page for your use and reference. Today we are continuing with Part Two, Let’s take a closer look at some of the technology we use here in our business.
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Topic: RE Tech
The Purpose of Technology
It’s not a replacement.
- Doesn’t replace understanding
- what a deal is.
- The process of getting a deal done
- Doesn’t create common sense – comps.
- Doesn’t replace the need to build relationships.
- Won’t go see properties for you, although we are getting closer on that all the time.
- It may suggest a solution, but it won’t make a decision (and we don’t want it to).
It’s a Tool
- Automate procedures
- Speed up processes
- Analyze big data sets
- Saves time (maybe – sometimes the setup and error correction take longer than it would have to do it manually in the first place. HOWEVER – once it’s done, the same process can be repeated much faster in the future.)
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Expected Air Date: Thursday 10/19/19