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Each month AR runs numerous contests as a way for our members to engage in activities
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Ask a Real Estate Question
Here's another avenue for you to build relationships with others. Share your expertise with someone searching for answers.
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Your Homepage will alert you of new questions in your state
A wonderful way to open a door to a possible new client
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These state pages or hyper-local pages provide content directly related to a specific geographical location.
State, County, City and Neighborhood pages make it easy for consumers to find what they're looking for.
Post your listings, school information, local events, market reports and more
Consumers peruse these pages for information
Farm your niche market and cover all the happenings in your neighborhood
*information courtesy of Itech MLS, has not been verified, is not guaranteed, and subject to change. Single family detached and attached homes.
Follow The Weather In Altadena - Altadena Weathercam - 09/21/08 02:22 PM
You learn new things every day. Today I learned that there is a weather station in Altadena. Bill Westphal has created a weather station at his residence. Learn more about his Altadena Weathercam. You can see beautiful images of Altadena and its skies on his site. (2 comments)
Floor Time - How Are The Calls These Days? - 09/20/08 03:06 PM
When I started in Real Estate, I took many floor time. I remember the first floor time - I was SOOO scared and didn't really know what to say or ask. As years went by, I am ready and alert to ask all the important questions. I got pretty good at getting the callers' telephone numbers to follow up with them. AND I TRULY WANT TO HELP THESE PEOPLE THAT CALL ON A PROPERTY. If they are surfing on the Internet, I would say, "Why not have a Realtor help you find the home that meets your needs than to look on the (3 comments)
*data courtesy of I-Tech MLS, single family attached and detached homes. (0 comments)
How Is The Market? It's Great and It's All About Your Mindset - 09/19/08 06:25 PM
How is the market? Most will say, "WOW. It is so bad. All the things going on with the financial institution is crushing our economy." Or, are you the optimist that says, "Never better. It is the most exciting time in Real Estate." And both are right. It is truly all about our mindset. If you read the newspapers, watch the news, talk to friends and family and other agents; well you can't stop feeling overwhelmed and worried. Today, I attended the first meeting of the 100 Day Challenge and it was an inspiration. One of the real estate coach, Fred (4 comments)
Twilight Open Houses - Another Way To Shine In The Market - 09/04/08 07:00 PM
You're driving home and see several Open House signs. It's 6PM, and you are wondering an Open House on Thursday evening? Yes! More twilight open houses are getting popular. Offering a way to see homes for the buyers during the weeknights can bring exposure to the listing. It's another technique to add visibility. The twilight gives the buyers a chance to see the homes during the weekday and save their weekend hours for other events. The twilight may not bring a big crowd like Sunday Open House, however, there are definitely buyers that feel this time frame works for them (young (6 comments)
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