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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By Ginger Harper, Your Southport~Oak Island Agent!
(Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage)
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We all make grammatical mistakes.  We should be sure of what we print.  Time to get back to grammar – and its importance to you as you write blog posts, emails, letters, and web pages. Some will argue (have argued) that it doesn’t matter – as long as the message gets through. I say that’s exactly...

By Sylvie Stuart, Home Buying, Home Selling and Investment - Flagsta
(Realty One Group Mountain Desert 928-600-2765)
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This Railroad Springs home located at 2350 W Rock Island in Flagstaff went under contract before ever hitting the Multiple Listing Service!  This home has air conditioning and sits on one of the best lots in the area providing plenty of privacy. This home provides a peaceful atmosphere with a lar...

By Eileen Burns, FL Probate Agent, Hotel & Land Specialist
(Trans State Commercial RE Ft. Lauderdale/Miami/Palm Beach)
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Full Service Luxury Hallandale Beach, FL CondominumAnchor Bay Club This Hallandale Beach, FL waterfront condo has an absolutely wonderful floor plan!Two bedroom, two bath split bedroomswhite tiles throughoutfurnished lots of closet spaceshuttersmove-in ready$435,000 Boat slips availablepool, caba...

By John Pusa, Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service
(Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest)
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On June 20, 20176, California Association of Realtors (C.A.R) reported that homes values increased 2.5% to an average price of $492,040 in May of 2017 from $480,230 in April of 2017, and gained 5.3% from price of $467,290 in May of 2016. While, homes sales rose 24.9% in May of 2017, from April of...

By Luke Acree, Making Agents Memorable
(ReminderMedia)
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When was the last time someone wrote you a letter?It’s hard to imagine that this was once a primary form of communication. With e-mail and texting, everything’s instantaneous, but something is lost with all this cold digital efficiency. The handwritten note is a fantastic way to generate business...

By Lori Ballen, Digital Marketing Strategist
(Keller Williams Las Vegas)
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WHAT IS A REAL ESTATE MARKET REPORTA real estate market report is a monthly record of what’s trending in the real estate industry. The reports can be established on a national or local level. Information reported in a monthly real estate market report includes statistics for single-family homes, ...

By Nancy Braun, Professional Service, Personally Delivered
(Showcase Realty LLC)
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A turnkey home in the peaceful neighborhood of Turtle Rock Set on the gently sloping land of the serene Turtle Rock community is this charming and ready to move-in two level home.This home has 2,487 feet of interior space and features 3 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms. You will also love its spacious ...

By Nancy Braun, Professional Service, Personally Delivered
(Showcase Realty LLC)
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This move-in ready home in Turtle Rock is waiting for you.   Searching for a home in the Turtle Rock neighborhood? This Charlotte home for sale could be what you are looking for.   Featuring 3 well appointed bedrooms, 2.5 spotless bathrooms, a beautiful dining room, a fully efficient kitchen wit...

By Frank Rubi, FrankRubiRealEstate.com
(Frank Rubi Real Estate, LLC)
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WHAT IS A REAL ESTATE MARKET REPORT A real estate market report is a monthly record of what’s trending in the real estate industry. The reports can be established on a national or local level. Information reported in a monthly real estate market report includes statistics for single-family homes...

By Al Raymondi, Ormond By The Sea Florida - Home and Condo Sales a
(Ocean View Realty Group in Ormond By The Sea Florida)
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Ormond By The Sea Florida Homes For Sale May 31, 2017Homes for sale in Ormond By The Sea FloridaThere are 79 homes for sale in Ormond By The Sea Florida through the Daytona Beach Area Association of Realtors®  Multiple Listing Service (MLS) as of May 31, 2017, 14 less than the end of last month. ...

By Joe Pryor, REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties
(The Virtual Real Estate Team)
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This morning Charlene and I got up early to take our walk by the ocean in Jupiter Florida since humidity was at 90% and 5 mile walks in the sand can be like being in a sweat lodge for two hours. Since recent storms in Florida fishing has been not something you want to do but this morning the ocea...

By Barbara Todaro, "Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
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This morning I met with a “newly hired agent” on The Todaro Team of REMAX Executive Realty in Franklin MA. I’m the marketing agent, and I’m always the LAST to meet with newly hired team agents to discuss my marketing.   My purpose of the meeting is to give me the opportunity to “profile” the agen...

By Hella M. Rothwell, Broker/Realtor®, Rothwell Realty Inc. CA#01968433 Carmel-by-the-Sea
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Carmel Valley is just inland of Carmel-by-the-Sea and Big Sur. Drive 13 miles up Carmel Valley Road and you will find the Village that is the getaway for those of us who want to escape the coastal area.Sounds kind of dumb when I write it, but who wants to get away from the ocean under normal circ...

By Hella M. Rothwell, Broker/Realtor®, Rothwell Realty Inc. CA#01968433 Carmel-by-the-Sea
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Some Carmel-by-the-Sea residents like to live in-close to the downtown area, an area that is a fraction of the one square mile that is within its city limits.These residents just park their car and walk everywhere, including shopping for groceries at Bruno's or Nielson's markets who also offer fa...

By Harry F. D'Elia, Investor , Mentor, GRI, Radio, CIPS, REOs, ABR
(Real Estate and Beyond, LLC)
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HOW TO CREATE YOUR OWN REFERRAL POWER NETWORK INCREASE REAL ESTATE SALESWhere do you obtain information on how to maintain a decent credit score? This information is not taught in school or college. Many people are clueless when it comes to establishing and maintaining credit. Here are some quest...

By Hella M. Rothwell, Broker/Realtor®, Rothwell Realty Inc. CA#01968433 Carmel-by-the-Sea
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This has been a totally crazy month, so many buyers call me, the listing agent, on my properties for sale. Sadly, not every one is able to purchase that listing for several reasons:1. They don't have their financing lined up and the listing has gone under contract in the meantime.2. They looked o...

By Harry F. D'Elia, Investor , Mentor, GRI, Radio, CIPS, REOs, ABR
(Real Estate and Beyond, LLC)
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SUNDAY QUOTE WISDOM You can do anything, but not everything.—David Allen I was searching for a quote to write about tonight. Then, I read the one above and it hit me like a rock. We tell ourselves we can do anything. We all have that in us. However, we cannot do everything. This is so true. I rem...

By Amy Mullen, Realtor, CPA, CDPE, MBA
(RE/MAX Professional Associates)
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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)
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Harrington Farms in Shrewsbury! Best value in this wonderful neighborhood that not only offers great amenities such as the pool, tennis courts and clubhouse, but is convenient to all major routes, shopping, restaurants and commuter rail in Grafton. This updated, multi-level unit offers an amazing...

By Amy Mullen, Realtor, CPA, CDPE, MBA
(RE/MAX Professional Associates)
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Professional office space in Northborough is available now for your own business! This beautiful space comes with a decorated waiting area, bathroom and kitchen to make you look like the professional you are without the extra expense! Sun drenched front office space of approx 240 sq ft is right o...