buyers: What Happens When You're "Busy" In 2019. - 01/09/19 04:38 PM
 Hi ActiveRainers, Quick question - what is "busy" and what are you busy doing?Most agents say they are busy but all that means is they are focused on 1 or 2 customers. Customers that are eating up all your time.
The issue is that the rest of your database suffers. If 2 needy customers ate up 3 months of your life, then how top of mind do you think you are with the rest of your database?
You're not. At all. This is where we come in and this is what I want to show you.
The website we want to build for you will … (4 comments)

buyers: 5 Things You Should Know (News Roundup - 7/23) - 07/23/18 12:00 PM
 
1. Exisiting-Home Sales Slide, Thanks to Soaring Prices.
       
     What you should do: 
         - Remember that Seller's Corner is your remedy to low inventory, and will boost your listings. ;-)
2. 7 Real Estate Tools Entrepreneurs Should Know About.
 
     What you should do: 
        - Take note. And check out #8 (our personal addition to the list).
 
3. 12 Ways To Make Money In Real Estate.
   
      What you should do:
       - Consider expanding your real estate biz horizons. The sky is the limit!

4. Instant regret: 1 in 4 millennials aren't happy to be homeowners.
  … (2 comments)

buyers: 5 Things You Should Know (News Roundup - 7/13) - 07/13/18 11:41 AM
 
1. Why Solar Power Should Be Builders' Next Step In The Real Estate Revolution.
       
     What you should do: 
         - Speaking of solar power, remember that Homebrella is your clients' one-stop shop for all of
           your local, affordable, trusted service providers.
2. Houston real estate market hits all-time high.
 
     What you should do: 
        - Regardless of market status, your buyers and sellers need to hear from you. 
 
3. Real estate agents participate in community service day.
   
      What you should do:
       - Reconnect with your community in … (2 comments)

buyers: 5 Things You Should Know (News Roundup - 7/12) - 07/12/18 02:11 PM
 
1. 13 Tips For Finding The Best Real Estate Agent For Your Housing Needs.
       
     What you should do: 
         - Make sure you're meeting these standards being disseminated and encouraged. ;-)
2. Should house hunters be told someone was murdered in the home they're about to buy?
 
     What you should do: 
        - Ensure you're disclosing everything that you're mandated to, as well as what you think your 
          leads and clients deserve and need to know to make responsible, educated decisions.
 
3. The Problem With Real Estate Agents.
   
      What … (5 comments)

buyers: 5 Things You Should Know (News Roundup - 7/11) - 07/11/18 12:56 PM
 
 
1. Real estate trends to know: #2 Hurricane Harvey effects bring down price of remodeled homes.
       
     What you should do: 
         - Keep providing your homeowners with the home improvement and repair resources they
           need to fix and/or safeguard their property. 
2. Marion man to receive kidney from real estate agent who sold his home.
 
     What you should do: 
        - If this agent can give their kidney, surely you can express a little more gratitude with your
          clients (buyers and sellers included). ;-)
 
3. Hottest housing market in … (0 comments)

buyers: 5 Things You Should Know (News Roundup - 7/6) - 07/06/18 12:17 PM
 
1. Booms Are Back In These 25 Real Estate Markets.
       
     What you should do: 
         - Remember that irrespective of your market status, Seller's Corner is designed to help you
           generate the most listings possible!
2. Homebuyers, Beware: Hackers Targeting Real Estate Transactions.
 
     What you should do: 
        - Fill your buyers in on who/what's out there. And while you're at it - send them a few
          dream home property matches!
 
3. What's the Difference Between a Realtor, a Real Estate Agent, and Broker?
   
      What you should … (0 comments)

buyers: 5 Things You Should Know (News Roundup - 7/3) - 07/03/18 11:54 AM
 
1. Three Steps To Protect Yourself From Cybercrime During A Real Estate Transaction.
       
     What you should do: 
         - Stay aware and take necessary precautions - your buyers and sellers are counting on you.
2. Experts: Virtually All CA Real Estate Transactions Targeted By Hackers.
 
     What you should do: 
        - Maybe check out #1 again. And definitely keep your wits about you.
 
3. A real estate debate: Is a new home necessarily a better home?
   
      What you should do:
       - New. Old. Somewhere in-between. It doesn't matter. Keep providing all of the … (0 comments)

buyers: 5 Things You Should Know (News Roundup - 7/2) - 07/02/18 05:50 PM
 
1. How Instagram and Staging Help Two Brokers Sell New York City Real Estate.
       
     What you should do: 
         - Maximize your social media potential. Oh, and if you need inspiration or want an extra "like"
           or follow - connect with us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram!
2. Six commercial real estate myths debunked.
 
     What you should do: 
        - See if any of them are applicable to the residential arena. What can you learn?
 
3. Real estate transfer tax increase considered for November ballot in Oakland and Berkeley, CA.
   
    … (5 comments)

buyers: 5 Things You Should Know (News Roundup - 6/27) - 06/27/18 01:18 PM
 
1. Real Estate Agents Answer: What Makes A Winning Offer?
       
     What you should do: 
         - Stay connected to your buyers and sellers. Communication is always essential. #Winning.
2. Realtor attacked during open house triggers industry warnings.
 
     What you should do: 
        - Be safe out there. Check out these 56 Safety Tips when you get a chance, too.
 
3. Redfin: The 'Everything' Of Real Estate
   
      What you should do:
       - Be your own version of everything real estate - home improvement, home sales, home buying.
 
4. Will Technology Replace The Real … (8 comments)

buyers: 5 Things You Should Know (News Roundup - 6/26) - 06/26/18 12:39 PM
 
1. Does Hurricane Damage Negatively Impact Your Real Estate Value?
       
     What you should do: 
         - Ease the burden(s) of grappling with Mother Nature's fury for your homeowners, by providing
           them with the home care, improvement and safeguarding resources they need to keep their
           property (and lives) secure.
2. How a Philly real estate agent threw a family she'd never met a huge virtual housewarming party.
 
     What you should do: 
        - Let this story inspire you to continue supplying your buyers with everything they need to 
          … (0 comments)

buyers: 5 Things You Should Know (News Roundup - 6/21) - 06/21/18 12:23 PM
 
1. Three Ways To Boost Your Real Estate Brand With Video.
         
       What you should do: 
         - Take advantage of the power of video - and share as much as you can on social media!
           Speaking of social media, here are some stellar stats and tips that might inspire you.
2. Hot real estate markets can prove challenging for home appraisals.
 
     What you should do: 
        - Read the scenario (and accompanying advice) and see if you can relate (or learn something).
 
3. 10 Ways To Evaluate A Local Real Estate … (2 comments)

buyers: 5 Things You Should Know (News Roundup - 6/20) - 06/20/18 01:26 PM

UPDATED @1:48 PM (PST): 
Home sales decline as number of listings drops.

What you should do:
    - Secure marketing (specifically, an effective CMA tool like SELLER'S CORNER) to ensure
     you gain the listings you deserve - even in the face of declining inventory.
 
1. Real Estate Leaders Weigh In On Trump Border Separation Policy
         
       What you should do: 
         - Remain educated. And let your empathy shine.
2. Hot real estate markets to cool in 2020.
       What you should do: 
        - Take note if yours is on the list. And remain a hot resource for … (0 comments)

buyers: 5 Things You Should Know (News Roundup - 6/19) - 06/19/18 01:35 PM
 
1. 8 reasons millennials are choosing tiny homes.
         What you should do: 
         - Do your homework on your leads and clients. The more you know (what their needs are), the
           better equipped you are to transcend their expectations. And earn referrals in the process.

2. Real estate agent stumbles upon pair burglarizing home.
    Real Estate Agent Helps Catch Burglars.
 
       What you should do: 
        - Be safe out there!

3.  These are the 5 issues impacting real estate right now.
   
      What … (0 comments)

buyers: 5 Things You Should Know (News Roundup - 6/12) - 06/12/18 12:16 PM

 
1. "Wouldn't that make a great condo?" Trump is excited by North Korea's real estate potential.
         What you should do: 
         - Maybe ask yourself where you draw the line on real estate transactions. Do you ever say "no"?
2. Why Empathy Belongs At The Heart Of Real Estate

       What you should do: 
       - If you find your drive or motivation eroding, put yourself in your clients'/leads' shoes - they're
         counting on you to help them make responsible, milestone decisions. Don't let them down.

3. New York has fined and suspended dozens of real estate … (4 comments)

buyers: WATCH: NEW Template & Listing-Increaser In Action! - 06/11/18 12:54 PM

Hi ActiveRainers,
It's been a while since we shared one of our WEBSITE MASTERY webinars - so, here you go!
WATCH: a closer look at our NEW website template (featuring an exclusive testimonial section), and inside-access to our listing-generating tool "Seller's Corner."
Remember: you can’t make somebody sell their home. But you can make them CHOOSE YOU when they (finally) decide...
To watch more of our free webinars, please visit our GoToStage channel.
 
 
– Tim
Marketing Director
Direct | 408.213.4668
tim@propertyminder.com
1101 S. Winchester Blvd, J-225
San Jose, CA 95128
Buy Just 3 Months, Get 2 Completely Free
+ Free Service For Existing Customers With Our Referral Program
 Weekly real estate marketing tips can be found on our … (0 comments)

buyers: 5 Things You Should Know (News Roundup - 6/6) - 06/06/18 12:27 PM
 
1. Group temporarily bans real estate signs to improve town.
         What you should do: 
         - Make sure you have a strong online presence. Who knows when a sign ban may creep
           into your neck of the woods? 
2. Who controls the data that fuels real estate deals?

       What you should do: 
       - Provide your sellers and buyers with all of the real estate info they need to make responsible
         decisions (remember we just purchased a server that houses the largest MLS photos)!

3. Real estate headache: Baby boomers … (2 comments)

buyers: 5 Things You Should Know (News Roundup - 6/5) - 06/05/18 10:38 AM
 
1. Antitrust Cops Turn Attention to Real Estate Data Zillow Needs
"Critics say the project has the potential to impede competition in the market by placing a large share of valuable real estate data in the hands of one entity controlled by NAR and large brokerages. Access to such data has been critical to the success of internet startups such as real estate listing company Zillow Group Inc."
         What you should do: 
         - Stay tuned for developments. Is this the beginning of the end for Zillow?
         - Speaking of Zillow - did you know Seller's … (4 comments)

buyers: 5 Things You Should Know (News Roundup - 6/4) - 06/04/18 01:40 PM
 
Hi ActiveRainers,
As promised, here's another 5 Things You Should Know (+ Do) news roundup for the day...
 
1. California Ballot Initiative To Expand Property Tax Breaks for Wealthy Seniors Could Be Boon to GOP.
         What you should do: 
         - Read the proposed Proposition 13 Tax 13 Tax Transfer Initiative and let us know your
           thoughts (More at: "After 40 years, Proposition 13's failures are evident").
2. Real Estate Agent Has Racist Meltdown Outside House Of Yes In Bushwick.

       What you should do: 
       - Proceed with caution if/when you view media content.
  … (4 comments)

buyers: STOP, DROP, and SELL! - 04/12/18 12:40 PM
 
In honor of "Drop Everything and Read" Day (which is, well, today 4/12) - we're taking a moment to reflect on and underscore what it takes for your leads and clients to literally DROP what they are doing - and not only READ an email, text and/or hard content from you - but GET INSPIRED TO RESPOND to you, based on what you sent them to read.
Make sense?
We've said it time and time again: giving folks relevant, useful info. (like, say, THE VALUE OF THEIR HOME; WHAT THEIR HOME IS WORTH and/or PROPERTIES THAT MATCH THEIR DREAM HOME) is not only immensely appreciated by sellers and buyers, respectively - it … (2 comments)

buyers: Your Google-Friendly Website (Webinar & Infogaphic) - 03/29/18 01:54 PM

WATCH: complete "throwback" coverage of our 1st "How To Make a Google-Friendly Website" webinar, hosted by Tawd Frensley - PropertyMinder VP of Sales & Marketing.
Frankly, many of the tips featured and demonstrated still apply. Some (amazing) things never change.
Questions? Let me know! :-)
- Tim
Marketing Director
Direct | 408.213.4668
tim@propertyminder.com
Buy Just 3 Months, Get 2 Completely Free
+ Free Service For Existing Customers With Our Referral Program
More marketing advice can be found on our featured Tip Of The Week Archive page.
PLUS: an infographic with some of the best SEO-savvy practices...

 
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