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?


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Trending blogs on Real Estate Sales and Marketing

 
By Scott Pierce, Founder & Chief Evangelist at Listings-to-Leads
(Listings-to-Leads)
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Displaying all my listings in every page of my website and blog posts using my Listings-to-Leads listing widget can help me generate more leads.As can putting my Listings-to-Leads Property Valuation widget!  This way, as people are reading the content on my website or blog, they will always have ...
By Tamra Lee Ulmer, FORCE~NRBA ~ Over 1000 REO Assets SOLD!
(Arizona Resource Realty)
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1426 N. Easy Street Payson, AZ 85541 Spacious and Unique Alpine Heights Home! Home   Virtual Tour   Photo Gallery   Property Map   Financing   Request Showing   Contact Me   Tamra Lee Ulmer A-REO BROKER Office: 928-474-2550: Mobile: 928-978-5180: Price : $202,900.00 Bedrooms : 3 Bathrooms : 3.00...
By Rich Gaasenbeek, Real Estate CRM & Marketing Made Easy!
(IXACT Contact Real Estate CRM)
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Real estate leads are extremely valuable. Leads that turn into prospects, then clients, then closed clients are especially valuable. But what about those leads that don’t turn into anything? Are they a dead end? Should they just be thrown away?Not so fast. Old real estate leads are still importan...
By Annette Smith, Sarasota Real Estate Agent
(Allen Real Estate Services, Inc.)
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Grand Bay - Longboat Key, Florida Located behind the gates of Bay Isles on Longboat Key, Florida, you'll find the Sarasota Bay community of Grand Bay.The Sarasota-Manatee, Florida MLS reports 9 Grand Bay Condos on Longboat Key for sale in Grand Bay. Prices range from $679,000 for a 2 bedroom, 2 b...
By Richard Zaretsky, Florida Real Estate Attorney
(THE ZARETSKY LAW GROUP P.A. - Board Certified Real Estate Atty and AUTOMATED LAND TITLE COMPANY)
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 Short Sale Loan Modification and Foreclosure Blog Articles A Periodic Listing of Articles by Lawyer Richard Zaretsky  ----------------------------------------------Be sure to contact your own attorney for your state laws, and always consult your own attorney on any legal decision you need to mak...
You tried to raise the bar when it came to marketing and advertising on Facebook. You thought you’d found a tool that would be a game changer and make your agency stand out.You figured it would help you take Facebook Dark Posts and managing accounts to the next level.Turns out the Facebook Busine...
By Scott Pierce, Founder & Chief Evangelist at Listings-to-Leads
(Listings-to-Leads)
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By Scott Pierce, Founder & Chief Evangelist at Listings-to-Leads
(Listings-to-Leads)
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 Listings-to-Leads Virtual Tour with Listings-to-Leads Listing Widget and Listings-to-Leads Property Valuation Widget   
By Raymond E. Camp, Licensed Real Estate Salesperson Greater Rochester
(Empire Realty Group)
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Here is one from Kyle if you are trying to leave FB Business page.Make sure you go to Kyles blog and leave a comment. You tried to raise the bar when it came to marketing and advertising on Facebook. You thought you’d found a tool that would be a game changer and make your agency stand out. You f...
By Tamra Lee Ulmer, FORCE~NRBA ~ Over 1000 REO Assets SOLD!
(Arizona Resource Realty)
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2403 E. Rim Club Drive Payson, AZ 85541 Breathtaking Rim Golf Club Home!! Home   Virtual Tour   Photo Gallery   Property Map   Financing   Request Showing   Contact Me   Tamra Lee Ulmer A-REO BROKER Office: 928-474-2550: Mobile: 928-978-5180: Price : $1,250,000.00 Bedrooms : 3 Bathrooms : 5.00 S...
By Nathan Lawrence
(Lawrence & Associates - Keller Williams )
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    JUST LISTED     221 White Oaks Blvd, Panama City, FL - Listed by Lawrence & Associates Keller Williams   DESCRIPTION PHOTOS MAPS & LOCALS SCHOOLS PRINT BROCHURE       View our Website   221 White Oaks Blvd Panama City, FL 32409   Bedrooms: 4 | Bathrooms: 2 full | List Price: $ Get Current Pri...
By Janet Kuehn- Charleston SC Homes Call 843-225-8890, Charleston SC Homes
(Southern Breezes Realty)
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Summerville SC Home For Sale - 119 E Edgefield Dr    The ideal family lifestyle awaits you in this exceptional Summerville SC Home for sale! Come home to this attractive property positioned in the peaceful subdivision of Crestwood. This conventional style home rests on a 0.2 acre lot with 1,450 ...
By Nadine Larder, Real Estate Marketing Expert and CEO/Founder of Pr
(www.PrinterBees.com)
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Calling expired listings is a tough job. This is especially true because you’re hardly the only agent calling – a new expired could get over a dozen calls offering new representation. How do you stand out?The best way to stand out is through a highly unorthodox tactic – waiting.You may think that...
By Ernie Gonzales, Keller Williams Southern NV in Henderson/Las Vega
(The Gonzales Team at Keller Williams Southern Nevada )
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As real estate agents, we are asked every day "What is happening in the Henderson home market"? The prospective clients who are asking are not always looking for the same answer. They are either considering buying, selling or investing in the real estate market. To help answer these and many othe...
By Ron and Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Marketing
(ra@napaconsultants.com)
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Word-of-mouth is, by far, your best form of advertising.  But, very few luxury real estate marketing professionals seize the opportunity to spark word-of-mouth advertising (buzz) ON PURPOSE.    If you want to accelerate the pace at which you achieve top-of-mind status in your marketplace, or wit...
By Dave Shockley, Putting my clients needs first Roy Wheeler Realty
(Independent Contractor)
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Home Buyers Lesson 5 - Types of Homes  What type of home are you going to be looking for?  In this session we will be looking at a few different types.Single Family Homes - These are homes that stand alone & have a yard around them.Townhouses - These are attached homes that share a common wall wi...
By Svetlana Stolyarova, Local-n-Global Realty, Broker 216-548-4663
(Local-n-Global Realty, Cleveland and International Real Estate Solution)
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There was a lot of activity on the Shaker Heights real estate market this week. 14 single family homes, 1 two family homes and 2 condominiums were listed during the week. 3 single family houses and 2 two family houses were returned to market. 7 single family home listings, 2 two family homes list...
By Lonnie Hand
(Keller Williams Real Estate Professional, Luxury Home Marketing Expert, Accredited Staging Professional)
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Homes for Sale in the Myers Park Neighborhood Charlotte, NCWhy Do People Live here?Myers Park is a premier neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina, and one that has peaked the interest of people due to the fine luxury estate homes that are becoming available on a fairly regular basis. In 1905 ...
By Mary Stewart, Wilsonville and Surrounding Portland Metro Areas
(HomeTrust Real Estate, LLC, Homes for Everyone)
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Flat Fee or Normal Commission Fee, That Is The QuestionI have been in the real estate field for many years on and off, lately all on and not off.  Commission fees have fluctuated according to the economy but in the last ten years somewhat steady.  When I first began in the early 70's we asked for...
By David Popoff, Realtor®,SRS, Green ~ Fairfield County, Ct
(DMK Real Estate )
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Three FREE Simple Real Estate Business Plans 2015. Business plans help you determine how effective you are working, what your expenses are and your return of investment is. Here are three easy to use business plans that are FREE.   1. The Tom Ferry Coach Group provides lots of useful tools to age...