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Real Estate Rainmaker: Guide to Online MarketingBy Dan Gooder RichardLearn the new rules of real estate marketing! Old rule: Your website is all about you. New rule: Your website is all about the customer. Old rule: Online advertising will surpass offline advertising New rule: Integrated...
ComScore (Sept. 09) found that online display ads, regardless of clicks, generate significant lift in brand-site visitation, trademark search and both online and offline sales among those exposed to the ads. Within one week, consumers exposed to a display ad were 65% more likely to visit the a...
Hello Realtors®, Mark your calendars! 2 weeks from today, March 4, we are having Realtor® networking and happy hour. The purpose of this event is to simply have some fun and get to know each other a little better! We are sponsoring the first 40 drinks! (1 per person and first come first ser...
Dear Habitat Volunteers, Do you know someone who might be interested in owning a Habitat home? Habitat for Humanity Inland Valley will be selling ten or more newly refurbished homes to qualified families. The homes will be located in various cities within our affiliate’s area, which could in...
My advertisers always seem to think that a right hand page is better than the left. Interestingly enough, 60% of people read a magazine from back to front making the left page the first place your eye stops. Here are a couple other interesting statistics... A "bleed layout" is a page where th...
As the holidays approach, we're seeing more and more articles about needy families. This artice was shared with me from my Realtor friend, Stefanie Leal in Orange County. Check out the link: http://www.ocfoodbank.org/fooddrive/plan.html#items Orange County Food Bank is turning people away and t...
check it out. Stallone family Mrs Stallone with a Homes & Land Magazine From Bravo's "Million Dollar Listing"
The number one objection I hear when I ask people to advertise with me is that it's "too expensive" and so I challenge you It's-Too-Expensive Realtors to think about this: A full page is $695 in my Riverside County edition, and $745 in my North Orange County edition so lets just say $725 for an e...
Homes & Land now offers international listings, the latest addition to the growing list of features available on HomesAndLand.com. With this new feature HomesAndLand.com supports listing addresses in the Bahamas, Costa Rica and Mexico in addition to the US and Canada. What are the benefits of inc...
This was sent to me by Brian Walker of Farmers Insurance. I thought it was good stuff so I'm passing along: Protect you clients. Warn your clients that not all agents, buyers and sellers are who they say they are. Strangers who stop by unannounced should be asked to make an appointment wit...