Real Estate Sales and Marketing

Do the old-school real estate marketing methods still work? Is a postcard campaign worth the money? How about cold calling or buying real estate leads?


Those are good questions and fortunately you've come to the right place for answers. ActiveRain's 300,00+ real estate industry professional chat about these topics and many more on a daily basis right here on the following pages.


If you're looking for more information on how to use social media and blogging to promote your business, you'll find it here. Lead generation and lead conversion ideas – you'll find those here too.


Everything a real estate professionals needs to know about marketing his or her business can be found in this section of every agent's favorite social networking site, ActiveRain.

Trending blogs on Real Estate Sales and Marketing

 

By Kevin Vitali, Helping Massachusetts Home Buyers and Home Sellers
(EXIT Realty- Massachusetts Short Sales & Residential Sales)
Comments 48
 I have learned the hard way over the years, that good post graphics with your blog posts increases click thrus and sharing.For many years I wrote great content.  I would spend all this time writing relevant content for my real estate blog... then sharing on social media.  Results were less than ...

By Zachary Foisie, I build CRMs, tools, and deliver leads. Ask me!
(Chime)
Comments 3
Key Takeaways: 119% higher open rates 50% higher conversion rates 47% larger purchases In my first ever post on Activerain, I originally asked what sort of engagement you see in your cold outreach emails. My curiosity is still at it’s peak.Email marketing has a funny place in real estate. Email m...

By Keith Stonehouse, Franklin Title Agency
(Franklin Title Agency, LLC)
Comments 0
Home Buyers & Sellers these days are getting more and more educated on the process and all that is involved in buying and selling a home. That being said, let me ask you this ...are YOU a Mastermind?Home Buyers & Sellers are hiring agents that are on top of their game, educated on all the current...

By Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers, Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ
(Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty)
Comments 9
Kevin Vitali "As important as the graphic is the headline.  Make it catchy and compelling...Combine your great headline with a eye catching graphic and you will make your social media shares more compelling."Right on target - and - re-blog!   I have learned the hard way over the years, that good ...

By Loreena and Michael Yeo, Real Estate Agents
(3:16 team REALTY ~ Locally-owned Frisco TX Real Estate Co.)
Comments 5
Some homes are meant to be admired and this Eldorado Fairways home is one of those. Beautiful, elegant and spacious, this home for sale in Frisco is nothing short of breathtaking! Built on a corner lot in the highly sought after Eldorado Fairways, featuring 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, and a 3 car re...

By Amy Mullen, Realtor, CPA, CDPE, MBA
(RE/MAX Professional Associates)
Comments 0
Greendale! This carefully remodeled condo shows beautifully combining original features with energy efficiency upgrades. Gorgeous hardwood floors flow throughout with stained wood trim and high ceilings. Open kitchen with stainless steel appliances and adorable updated pantry with recessed lighti...

By Amy Mullen, Realtor, CPA, CDPE, MBA
(RE/MAX Professional Associates)
Comments 0
Just listed! 10 Heritage Street in Shrewsbury! This 3 bed, 2.5 bath colonial is listed for $524,900 by RE/MAX.

By Amy Mullen, Realtor, CPA, CDPE, MBA
(RE/MAX Professional Associates)
Comments 1
Just listed! 12 Shrewsbury Green Drive, Unit C in Shrewsbury! This 1 bed, 1 bath condo is listed for $129k by Coldwell Banker.

By Amy Mullen, Realtor, CPA, CDPE, MBA
(RE/MAX Professional Associates)
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Look no further for your single family rental! Lovely colonial home in Millbury featuring a large cathedral ceiling family room, 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths is now available for rent! Additional 4th bedroom off the Master makes a great nursery or office. Large flat back yard, open deck for our soon-...

By Amy Mullen, Realtor, CPA, CDPE, MBA
(RE/MAX Professional Associates)
Comments 0
Just listed! 21 Worthington Avenue in Shrewsbury! This 2 bed, 1 bath ranch is listed for $190k by It’s My Real Estate.

By Amy Mullen, Realtor, CPA, CDPE, MBA
(RE/MAX Professional Associates)
Comments 1
Just listed! 247 Gulf Street in Shrewsbury! This property is 29 acres of residential land ready to be developed for the price of $1,100,000 being brought to you by Collins & Demac Real Estate.

By Amy Mullen, Realtor, CPA, CDPE, MBA
(RE/MAX Professional Associates)
Comments 1
This is not your ordinary Shrewsbury home! Located at 176 Tennis Court Drive, this stunning contemporary-styled home in idyllic setting that is both private and peaceful but close to all major commuting routes. Exceptional layout on the main level provides an open flow from the sunken fire placed...

By Karen Fiddler, Broker/Owner, Orange County & Lake Arrowhead, CA (949)510-2395
(Karen Parsons-Fiddler, Broker 949-510-2395)
Comments 59
  Can Social Media Lose You The Sale? Yes! Real estate professionals have jumped into the social media marketing pool. Listings, open houses, articles...just some of the ways they are staying in front of their potential clients. While we all know the power of a social media strategy, it's equally...

By Kimberlee Coleman, Phoenix - East Valley Real Estate Broker
(Our Arizona Home Realty Group - HomeSmart)
Comments 1
 Beautiful impeccable move in ready single story four bedroom corner lot homeUpgraded stone front and low maintenance desert landscaping. New carpeting throughout, new designer paint, stainless steel appliances, kitchen sink and faucets, hot water heater, and landscaping front and back. Large mas...

By Amy Mullen, Realtor, CPA, CDPE, MBA
(RE/MAX Professional Associates)
Comments 0
Early spring market wonderful! Don’t miss out on this one! Tucked away in on a quiet non through way street in Worcester you will find this spacious four bedroom home with new deck and large back yard. Oversized kitchen with center island easily flows into the large fireplaced living room with ha...

By Amy Mullen, Realtor, CPA, CDPE, MBA
(RE/MAX Professional Associates)
Comments 1
Beautiful Village Colonial in Holden! Low energy and low maintenance living with this fully renovated 4 bedroom, 2 bath Colonial near the town center but with an easy commute to the highway. Beautiful hardwood floors throughout with many delightful features including built-ins and cedar breezeway...

By Amy Mullen, Realtor, CPA, CDPE, MBA
(RE/MAX Professional Associates)
Comments 1
Houses like this don’t come on the market often! Completely renovated contemporary 5 bedroom 3 bath home on a secluded wooded lot in a premier cul-de-sac location in Marlborough! Open concept main living area with real solid hard wood floors and transitional kitchen with custom cabinets; smudge p...

By Amy Mullen, Realtor, CPA, CDPE, MBA
(RE/MAX Professional Associates)
Comments 0
Wonderful 3 bedroom town home in Hickory Hill Estates is new to the market! Don't wait because these homes go fast! Three living levels to accommodate your lifestyle with a garage! Main level has a half bath, updated kitchen (granite) with breakfast nook and hardwoods through to the dining room. ...

By Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®, Giving Back With Each Home Sold!
(RE/MAX Realty Center )
Comments 9
This charming, turn-key home in West Allis is waiting for you! If you are looking for a move-in ready home in the suburbs of West Allis, with a an updated interior featuring the modern conveniences necessary in daily life, this could be the home you are looking for. Well-loved and properly mainta...

By Karen Mathers - REALTOR® YOUR Vero Beach, FL Realtor, When it Matters, Choose Mathers! 772-532-3221
(Keller Williams Vero Beach)
Comments 2
Searching for a spacious dream home?   Search no more for this Port St. Lucie home for sale could be what you are looking for.  Featuring 3 large bedrooms, 2 modern baths and  a 2 car garage,this house is built for relaxation, rest and entertainment. A spacious and sunny great room awaits you as...