When You Don't Answer Your Phone it Makes My Phone Ring

Reblogger Susan Morrison
Real Estate Agent with RE/MAX Executive Realty

Original content by Bob Haywood

CAUTION - The following is edgy and sarcastic.  Thanks to Greg Nino and TLW, I'm developing a sarcastic side!

Dear Mr/Mrs Real Estate Agent,

The Bob Haywood hotline!This letter is to say thank you.  Because when you don't answer your phone it makes my phone ring.  It happened again yesterday.  A buyer had tried to call you several times to see your listing, but you never answered your phone or called them back.  So they gave up and called me.

See, I have this phone system called Facebook and I use it a lot to talk to people.  These folks contacted me through that little Facebook hotline I've got and asked if I could set up a showing for them since they could never seem to get a hold of you.  "Yep, I can do that!" was my reply.  See, I answer my phone.  And it pays off!

I want to say thank also because when you don't answer your phone it makes my other hot line phones ring too.  I have several phone systems these days.  And it is easy for buyers to contact me using any one of them.  That's because I make it easy for people to dial me up.  Not only can they easily find me and contact me on Facebook, but if they call my real phone, I call them back.  Further, I have multiple blogs, a website and other social media hot lines that make it very easy to find me and contact me.  When any one of them rings, I answer!

Finally, I want to say thank you for one last thing.  Thank you that you work alone.  When I called you to show the property, you told me you were at the lake and had intermittent phone service all weekend.  I got lucky catching you at the house at that moment.  Since you didn't have anyone back home working with you or taking your calls, my phone rang.  Thank you so much!  Oh, and thank you that you didn't set up all those easy to use hot lines.  I appreciate that!

So thank you for not being available, not answering your phone and not returning your calls.  I love it when one of my phones ring!

Talk to you soon...or not!

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Robert Rauf
HomeBridge Financial Services (NJ) - Toms River, NJ

This is such an easy business, both on the RE and Mortgage side of the business: Answer the phone, Return the phone call and Fill in the blanks, yet so many agents just dont do it!  the old 80/20 rule kicks in I guess.

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