Projects Archive

Makers Among Us: Dave Conroy’s Raspberry Pi MakeZine Project

Here at CRT, we celebrate the maker spirit. Mark Lesswing, our CTO and founder of CRT, is a perpetual tinkerer and hacker extraordinaire. He’s built some really cool projects, including a Node server on a Raspberry Pi and a...
September 12, 2014

CRT White Paper: The RETS Web API and What It Means for Mobile and Real Estate

Download white paper here. Access to data is important to what we all do. In real estate, having timely, relevant information matters. Recently, RESO, the Real Estate Standards Organization, is working on a specification for the RETS Web API...
August 21, 2014

goTenna: Keep in Contact When You Have No Cellular Service

Last week, Gizmodo featured a cool set of devices that could come in really handy for REALTORS® or even as a gift to their clients. It’s called the goTenna, and if you pre-order right now, you get 2 for...
July 30, 2014

Big Data is Upon Us: Come Hear All About it at the Emerging Business Issues and Technology Forum

I leave today for the REALTOR® Conference and Expo in San Francisco and I couldn’t be more excited. Recently, NAR announced the formation of a Data Analytics Group, headed by Todd Carpenter. The exciting part for me is that...
November 7, 2013

REpurposedApps is Live

Hello there. It’s been a few weeks. We’ve been busy and are really excited to release REpurposedApps into the wild. This project was built as a tool for members to recommend apps that they use and add comments to...
May 14, 2013

REpurposed Apps: Call for Beta Testers Round One!

CRT has been hard at work on a new project for the last 6 months called REpurposed Apps. We’ve been building a place for members to come together and share with each other the apps they use on a...
March 4, 2013

Geeking Out: Programming with node.js

NOTE: CRT is excited to have Mark Lesswing, Chief Technology Officer and SVP of ITS at NAR, write a series of posts on his experiences with node.js. In the article below, Mark highlights some key differences between traditional server-side...
February 14, 2013

Moving into 2013

As we head into 2013, the CRT team is excited to begin a series of weekly blog posts designed to keep everyone up-to-date on CRTs plans and goals. CRT will be blogging about current projects, future initiatives, as well...
January 8, 2013

Meet Greg and Chad from CRT at 1pm Today and Try Out Some Tablets

For those of you in Orlando, Greg and I will be at the CRT Wifi Hotspot and we’ll have an array of tablets with us. We’ve got an iPad Mini, Microsoft Surface and a Nexus 7. The Wifi Hotspot...
November 11, 2012

REPurposed Apps: A Site for Members to Learn About and Share Apps

Today at Annual during the Business Technology and Information Systems forum, we previewed a new site that CRT has been working on. We’re calling it REpurposed Apps and we’re pretty excited about it. We’ve targeted it for a Q1...
November 10, 2012