Top Tech Issues Every Real Estate Pro Faces


Insight August 2021 CoverA year plus into the pandemic, real estate agents rely more on tech tools than ever before. Don’t let these everyday tech issues slow you down, especially in this market. Let us take that pressure off your shoulders with some tips from your free member benefit Tech Helpline.

Resetting Your Facebook Password
More agents today rely on social media for real estate marketing, especially Facebook. Most real estate pros remain logged into Facebook on both their computer and phone for easy work access. However, there are times where an agent either accidentally logs out or changes a device. Agents often have trouble remembering their Facebook password to sign back in. Tech Helpline can help you quickly get back into your Facebook account by walking you through your options, including how to reset your password.

Wi-Fi Network Issues
Real estate professionals depend on Wi-Fi being readily available for their work. Losing an internet connection can be a huge detriment to your work routine. If you can’t fix the issue on your own, find that troubleshooting is too time-consuming, or are experiencing slow internet speed or disappearing Wi-Fi networks, reach out for assistance. Tech Helpline analysts are Wi-Fi troubleshooting experts.

Backing Up or Restoring Lost Data
One of the worst things that can happen to any real estate professional is having a hard drive on their computer crash. It’s even more traumatic when you didn’t back up your data beforehand. Tech Helpline can help you set up your computer for regular automatic backup protection to avoid this nightmare scenario. Tech Helpline also provides guidance on using a cloud storage service, such as Google Drive or Dropbox, to protect your files. Tech Helpline also can help in recovering lost files or restoring lost data.

Printer Problems
Successfully installing a new printer is not easy. It’s one of the most common tech challenges real estate professionals reach out to Tech Helpline to fix. Helpline analysts can help you set up your new printer right the first time. If you have a printer that stopped working correctly, Tech Helpline will troubleshoot to help you get back to business.

Fast, friendly tech support is just a call, chat or email away. Tech Helpline is a free member benefit for all NC REALTORS®. Learn more at This article was pulled from a recent post on the Tech Helpline blog. Read more at

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