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spec homes: Guidelines for Publishing on SpecHomes.com - 07/05/09 03:01 PM
If you are wondering... spechomes.com is a team blog about building, buying, and selling new homes. That being said, there are guidelines one should follow when readying a blog post to be published on our site. The following are a "living" set of principles or guidelines for posting: Content Each blog post will be a minimum of 300 words of original new home related content. Every blog post submitted will be subject to any current editorial policies or guidelines. Currently, home listings are NOT allowed on the spechomes.com team blog. Links Each blog post will contain a maximum of 3 external links per published blog post, one (0 comments)
spec homes: Before Your First Spec Homes Listing - 10/20/07 06:21 PM
Last weeks Video Tutorial demonstrated how easy it is to Join the Spec Home Building Network. Before Your First Spec Homes Listing is distributed across the interent, there is something you need to know... Watch this one-minute video below to learn what's so important about your first FREE! Spec Home Listing on SpecHomes.com. (0 comments)
spec homes: SpecHomes.com FREE? - 10/14/07 09:16 PM
"Feature your Inventory Homes on SpecHomes.com and drive an overwhelming response from active spec home buyers and seekers on the internet!" A featured SpecHomes.com listing will appear in some of the most prominent sections of the site as well as appearing highlighted in our inventory home search results. Your featured listing will get premium visibility and increase the audience for your ready to move spec homes. The more prospects that see your inventory homes, the better chance you have of finding a buyer! Click on the video player below to learn how easy it is to sign up and post your spec home listings across the internet (4 comments)
spec homes: Spec Home Demonstration Video - 09/28/07 01:25 PM
Hello Real Estate and New Home Sales Professionals! I know it's Friday... the end of the month... and your schedule is full... Do you have time to watch a "Quick One-Minute Spec Home Demonstration?" Have you ever wanted to see a live spec home demonstration? Well here's your chance! Click play button below to watch the short entertaining video, and learn more about spec homes: Real Estate Video by - Real Estate Blogger (3 comments)
spec homes: Spec Home Web Traffic Results - 09/11/07 01:52 PM
Getting extra spec home web traffic with search engine optimization and internet marketing can be easy if you play by the rules. The problem for most us online home marketers is that the rules of how to do so constantly change. Good web traffic results are just a few moments away, keep reading to find out how... Here are some best practices when creating real estate classifieds or blog posts that will garner better search engine results and more attention to your spec home listings: Use only keywords in your Titles - Take a look at the title of this blog post in your web browser, these (0 comments)
spec homes: The Home Building Industry is looking for you... - 09/09/07 06:40 PM
Real Estate Brokers & Sales Agents Custom & Production Home Builders Construction Contractors Mortgage & Insurance Companies Property Appraisers & Inspection Services Interior Designers & Home Stagers other housing products & service providers...Strengthen your network power with others who have like minded skills and interests! The SpecHomes.com Home Building Network is the most comprehensive "Spec Homes" business directory of "who's who" in Residential Construction, Home Building, and Real Estate... Create your standard membership profile and listing today - at no cost to you. When you're ready to get maximum exposure, make your product or service stand out easily - by setting your membership status to "Featured" within your membership profile. Add photos, links, and multimedia info like (0 comments)
spec homes: Home Builder Internet Marketing - 09/04/07 08:52 PM
Until recently there has not been an effective way for home builders to distribute fresh spec home inventory listings across the internet to prospective home buyers. <Enter Spec Homes Inc.> Our goal is to help home builders and real estate pros reach the edges of the internet with our quick and easy, cost effective new home marketing community - SpecHomes.com! By syndicating your inventory house listings with Internet classified advertising giants such as: GoogleVastPropsmartNot only do we offer the only online community designed specifically for home builders and real estate professionals, but also the easisest way to get spec home pictures, informational videos, buyer incentives, (2 comments)
"Propsmart is a next-generation real estate search engine, aggregating over a million property listings from hundreds of online sources and private sellers and making them easily searchable with a Google Map-based visual interface."And well, you guessed it... we are proud to be sharing your new spec home listings with them!Now you can sleep even better at night knowing that your SpecHomes.com account is working hard to bring you real live web traffic to your aging inventory home listings.As a Home Building Network member, all you do is post your spec house ads to our spec home advertising website once, and we'll (1 comments)
If you are marketing new home inventory on the Internet, it is important to put your spec house listings in front of as many eyes as possible. Getting those ready to move homes on many different websites used to be costly, and time consuming - not anymore. Last week, SpecHomes.com demonstrated how simple it is to get New Home Listings on Google Base. This week, we'll show you how to stretch your spec home marketing reach even further... SpecHomes.com is proud to announce that we have partnered with the online classified database - Vast.com! Vast has quickly become one of the most popular online classified search engines - advertising tens of millions of items, to hundreds of thousands (0 comments)
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.