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10/17/12 11-12pm Lets Talk about Pinterest http://bit.ly/PXbnDb So you are addicted to Pinterest? On it every day, and using it all the time? BUT, you want to use it a little more effectivly, and possibly grow your real estate business using it? Join me, for a great one hour free session on just that! 10/24/12 11-12pm Working with Sellers on Pricing http://bit.ly/RfV1qN (11 comments)
Creating an Awesome Buyers Presentation Wednesday August 8th 2012 11-12pm (PST) 2-3pm (EST) FREE Hosted by: Chris Alston and Bob Stewart Click this link to sign up àhttp://bit.ly/MW63jW We seem to spend countless hours on our listing presentations, to secure listings and to wow our sellers... But when it comes to buyers we sometimes just put them in our cars or maybe even just add them to our auto-email listing notification and wait till they are ready... Yet, both buyers and sellers can potentially earn you the same commission... This weeks webinar will be all about buyers presentations. Learning how to do (20 comments)
How to Grow Your Real Estate Business From People You Know Wednesday June 6th 2012 11-12pm (PST) 2-3pm (EST) FREE Hosted by: Chris Alston and Bob Stewart Click this link to sign up àhttp://bit.ly/KEmMFN Working with your friends and family is something that many of us have a hard time doing. We see our friends use other agents, we see our family members sell with someone else and forget about us. Is it really due to your "friendship"? Or maybe it was due to another reason. This class will help you establish yourself as the agent of choice in the minds of the (19 comments)
Getting the Buyer “Exclusivity” Contract signed Wednesday May 16th 2012 11-12pm (PST) 2-3pm (EST) FREE Hosted by: Chris Alston and Bob Stewart
Click this link to sign up à http://bit.ly/JPSg9n
Have you been working with a buyer for weeks or longer, and have them end up using another agent to buy a home? Or are you showing property to buyers that still have not decided to work with you? Would you ever list a house without a listing contract that ties you into an actual contract?
This weeks ActiveRain University Webinar will talk about just that! Ways to (27 comments)
So have you been thinking about twitter? Tech Talk about Twitter is a webinar to help you better understand twitter, and ways to get started with the social media site. Come with your questions, thoughts and ideas as we will do our best to help you get off and running on the right foot! Tech Talk about Twitter will be hosted with Chris Alston (That’s me!) and our very own Bob Stewart!
Have you ever had any one of these questions? · What is it? · How to use it? · Why should you use it? · Can you actually use it in your real (24 comments)
Join me for another training session with ActiveRain University and Chris Alston Training-Cunsulting-Speaking. This week’s topic is on helping buyers understand the process when wanting to buy distressed properties. This includes REO’s, Short Sales, HUD homes, FDIC homes and homes in disrepair. What to expect, how to persue it, how to write offers, what banks and sellers are expecting and what mind set do you need (15 comments)
It is time again for another AWESOME ActiveRain University Webinar hosted by Chris Alston! This time, it is on learning how to DOMINATE using Facebook Click here to register: --> http://bit.ly/y1ftR3 We use Facebook daily to catch up with our friends, chit chat, look up the news, stalk our ex's and much much more. But we seem to forget that in real estate, we are lead generators, and facebook allows us to accomplish this for FREE. Learn how to get your friends to know you are in real estate. Learn how to NOT annoy your friends when you talk about real estate. Learn how to get MORE (49 comments)
10 Things You Can Do NOW to Generate Business. ActiveRain University Webinar Wednesday 12/7/11 10-11am PST We all know we need to generate leads in order to have longevity in our career. It is paramount in our careers as real estate agents. If it is so important, why are we still not sure what it is we should do right now? We get to work, ready to work… Only to hesitate and stall out… Frozen with inaction. Join me for this great webinar on 10 things you can do NOW to generate business. There is not really a right or (46 comments)
Getting your Buyers to BUY! ActiveRain University is hosting another great FREE webinar! Wednesday November 30th, 2011. 10-11am PST Hosted by Chris Alston Sign up by clicking here --> http://bit.ly/sAYX1d
Why should you attend this awesome webinar? Are your buyers waiting for something before they buy? And you don't know what that is? Is NOW the best time to buy? Are you good at unlocking the motivations of your clients? Do you want to be better with your buyers? Are you using the right tool box to have success in this market?
Disclaimer: ActiveRain Corp. does not necessarily endorse the real estate agents, loan officers and brokers listed on this site. These real estate profiles, blogs and blog entries are provided here as a courtesy to our visitors to help them make an informed decision when buying or selling a house. ActiveRain Corp. takes no responsibility for the content in these profiles, that are written by the members of this community.