Join Denise Lones each week as she looks at the world of real estate and the world at large from customer service to the importance of listing presentations in a one-on-one style. Denise has more than 20 years of experience as a successful agent, broker, trainer and coach. Denise is someone in the know when it comes to real estate.
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Time to Wind Down or Time to Wind Up? Every year in mid-November I hear the same comment from agents: "Denise, the market is slowing down. I think I'll just wind things down, assume nothing else is going to happen, and then wind up next year." Think again! If you aren't ready to close your books...
Report from the NAR Annual Conference Last week, I had the privilege of attending the National Association of REALTORS® Conference in San Francisco. There were a number of highlights on my trip, including speaking to the Women's Council of REALTORS® on the power of Memorable Marketing. Additiona...
The Teeter-Totter Approach to Selling There are agents who are all about the relationship and agents who are all about the task at hand. Is one area of focus better than the other? This is a discussion that has provided debate over the years. You've likely heard the expression, "he/she can sell ...
The Peanut Principle Whether by luck or by chance I have found myself being the proud "mama" of a number of amazing animals over the years. I have had dogs, ducks, horses, goats, deer (yes deer), cats, geese, hamsters and guinea pigs. In the past few years I have had the thrill of being involved...