Praveen Mudwani

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Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Franklin, MA
Marketing Agent for The Todaro Team

our listings are usually for 90-120 days..... if it's a high end home, we will list it for 6 months....

Sep 01, 2017 08:38 AM
Rainmaker
2,772,130
Kathleen Daniels
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
San Jose Homes for Sale-Probate & Trust Specialist

Whatever the market conditions are in any given area and whatever is negotiated.  In my market a 90 listing is all that is needed on most properties with the exception of ultra luxury homes. 

Sep 01, 2017 08:34 AM
Rainer
352,453
Jim Cheney
Saint Francis Property Santa Rosa, CA - Santa Rosa, CA
Rincon Valley Realtor 707.494.1055

One size does not fit all.  This question has me worried about the service you're proposing to provide. This sounds like marketing dressed up a blog post.  

Sep 01, 2017 09:28 AM
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Fred Griffin presently on Leave of Absence
Fred Griffin Real Estate - Tallahassee, FL
Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker

I do 90-120 days.  If it doesn't sell in that time, something needs to be changed... the price, the Seller, me, something.

Renewals 90-120 days.

 

 You should update your blog post about your service.

Sep 01, 2017 09:48 AM
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Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, Keller Williams Fox Cities - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

If they last too long then perhaps they need a new approach to selling them or more likely a new price.

Sep 01, 2017 01:53 PM
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Debe Maxwell, CRS
www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310 - Charlotte, NC
Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods

We have IDX feeds on our websites - they are updated every few minutes and when a property is Closed or expires, it goes off of the site. Otherwise, we have no way of removing it from our websites - nor would we think of doing so. They're great SEO for buyers to our sites.

Sep 01, 2017 12:52 PM
Rainmaker
432,682
Greg Large
ERA Real Solutions - Grove City, OH
A Tradition of Trust

I believe you are referring to length of time to be listed on a website, not the actual length of listing agreement, correct?

if THAT is the case, with all availability of IDX to automagically update current status, I do not know who would be interested in manually listing and then extending if not sold to be listed on just another website. not for me anyway, better use of my time elsewhere.

Sep 01, 2017 10:02 AM
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Joe Pryor
The Virtual Real Estate Team - Oklahoma City, OK
REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties

We never past 6 months and normally 4 months. If it doesn't sell or if owners are not cooperative why waste the time?

Sep 01, 2017 09:38 AM
Rainmaker
388,243
Lynnea Miller
Bend Premier Real Estate - Bend, OR
Premier Real Estate Service in Central Oregon

In our market, we always try to get at least a 6 month listing. For renewals, as long as possible.  But this is always subject to negotiation with the seller.

Sep 01, 2017 09:37 AM
Rainmaker
993,791
Sam Shueh
(408) 425-1601 - San Jose, CA
mba, cdpe, reopro, pe

Listing  duration is an agreement with the owner. I will not tolerate 2X local DOM as it is all dated listings gone not removed.

Sep 01, 2017 09:30 AM
Rainmaker
1,523,577
Sybil Campbell
Long and Foster REALTORS® 5234 Monticello Ave Williamsburg, Virginia - Williamsburg, VA
REALTOR® ABR, SFR, SRES Williamsburg, Virginia

I just listed a lot fo a year.

Sep 01, 2017 09:18 AM
Rainmaker
3,268,141
Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393

Interesting question.  This may be a case of "it depends" that is based on local market conditions, discussed with your local association as well as a conversation between broker and seller.   

Sep 01, 2017 09:14 AM
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Katerina Gasset
Get It Done For Me Virtual Services - Wellington, FL
Get It Done For Me Virtual Services

I would never use a website product where listings will "expire" because if you are not using IDX and just adding listings manually with let's say a blog page for each listing, when you delete the page- you will create broken links. It is very time consuming to search for all possible links to your exact listing page. 

We use IDX Broker on our websites and we also use Market Leader pages , both methods are fluid- meaning the updates are automated. So we don't have to "set" a number of days for any listing.  

If it is a blog post, I don't take those down. They can be edited in title for pending and sold or off the market, but I won't delete pages. 

Sep 01, 2017 07:31 PM
Rainmaker
1,516,296
Lyn Sims
RE/MAX Suburban - Schaumburg, IL
Schaumburg IL Real Estate

I think for the biggest impact, new listings only for 5 days. Maybe throw in a few in areas that you like & do for another 5.

The attraction is always NEW.

Sep 01, 2017 01:35 PM
Rainmaker
4,352,893
Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

It depends on the market and the type of home.  On luxury homes two years is not unreasonable. A

Sep 01, 2017 01:26 PM
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Jeff Dowler, CRS
Solutions Real Estate - Carlsbad, CA
The Southern California Relocation Dude

It really depends on the local market, and if priced apporpriately listings should not expire but sell! 3 months right now is a good time frame for listings in our area except for high end home which could be a year.

Sep 01, 2017 09:57 AM
Rainmaker
3,978,839
William Feela
WHISPERING PINES REALTY - North Branch, MN
Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.

I list between 90 and 180 days.  I re-list any amount the seller will let me.

Sep 01, 2017 09:53 AM
Rainmaker
1,210,017
Mary Yonkers
Alan Kells School of Real Estate/Howard Hanna Real Estate - Erie, PA
Erie/PA Real Estate Instructor

 In PA listing cannot exceed one year, nor can it have an automatic renewal clause.

Sep 01, 2017 09:49 AM
Rainmaker
1,038,396
Dave Martin (703) 585-4687
Fairfax Realty - Fairfax, VA
Making Realty Dreams a Reality #WeWillGetYouHome

Go with what the market dictates or possibly a bit longer and take a look at what amount of time it takes you to get a home SOLD

Sep 28, 2018 08:02 PM
Rainmaker
1,060,436
Valeria Mola
SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach - Sunny Isles Beach, FL
305-607-0709 SIB Realty

From 3 to 12 months depends of the property

Sep 01, 2018 07:56 AM
Rainmaker
4,039,464
Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Depending on your individual market is how long the listing is for.  My web site is fed from MLS, and then the listing expires, it comes off my site automatically.

Sep 04, 2017 10:45 AM
Rainmaker
560,220
Nathan Gesner
American West Realty and Management - Cody, WY
Broker / Property Manager

It depends on the market conditions at the time. I don't know that you can use the same setting for all listings.

Sep 03, 2017 07:31 AM
Rainmaker
1,482,186
Inna Ivchenko
Barcode Properties - Encino, CA
Realtor® • Green • GRI • HAFA • PSC Calabasas CA

The information should be accurate. If the listing is sold, the status should be changed promptly. In our MLS( that spreads information to hundreds of other RE websites), if you do not change a status in 3 days, you are penalized. 

Sep 02, 2017 10:39 PM
Rainmaker
3,098,394
Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Very Interesting topic I must say!

 

Sep 02, 2017 03:47 PM
Rainmaker
1,528,317
Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West & Geneva Financial, Llc. - Carlsbad, CA
Presence, Persistence & Perseverance

We do residentials for six months, land for a year. 

Sep 02, 2017 02:50 PM
Rainmaker
1,219,222
Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
www.HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

One of the biggest drawbacks to zillow was that their data got outdated because agents did not update their listings to show sold/etc.  I think an expiration would be a good fix for this.  30 days is really too short for market times in most places, but short enough that it shouldn't be an issue for most agents to go and click renew.  What I'd expect to see is an email stating "Your listing is set to go inactive on our site in 7 days, click here to keep it active."   I'd stay away from terms like "Expire" because it has a completely different meaning in our world and would freak out agents.

 

I'm in the LA area.  Looking forward to an agent friendly site.

Sep 02, 2017 11:49 AM
Rainmaker
3,199,110
Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Until sold or expired. Exposure is the key!

Sep 02, 2017 06:44 AM
Rainmaker
5,306,119
Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

The listing terms should relate to your local market conditions. In our market, a 90 day listing will cover most situations.

Sep 02, 2017 06:36 AM
Rainmaker
4,796,627
Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

I don't understand why a listing can't last until it's sold.

Sep 02, 2017 06:31 AM
Rainmaker
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Nina Hollander
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Charlotte, NC
Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor

My listings are on my website until they sell. Then they are moved to the "sold" section of my website. 

Sep 02, 2017 06:18 AM
Rainmaker
3,050,725
Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
BVO Luxury Group @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty - Scottsdale, AZ
Serving Scottsdale, Phoenix and Maricopa County AZ

Jim Cheney nailed this one!

Sep 02, 2017 06:02 AM
Rainmaker
734,470
Jeff Pearl
RE/MAX Distinctive / LIC in VA - Lovettsville, VA
Full Service Full Time Realtor

With some sites, you just have to manually mark them " Sold". Probably be done within 2 weeks. Length of listings depends on property and price range. Lots, < $500,000.00, > $500,000.00, will all have different expiration dates. 6 months are common around here for most listings. If a listing on your webite is Sold, and you continue to show it as Active for more than 2 weeks, it becomes bait and switch.

Sep 02, 2017 03:47 AM
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Praful Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Andover, MA
Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale

Praveen Mudwani - if you can get the 'facts' from MLS, that is what it should be.

Sep 01, 2017 10:30 PM
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Debbie Reynolds
Platinum Properties - Clarksville, TN
Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent

Be as accurate as you can. I list for 6 months but suppose that is not an option.

Sep 01, 2017 09:35 PM
Rainmaker
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Scott Godzyk
Godzyk Real Estate Services - Manchester, NH
One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents

For me I like 90 to 180 days, but for a web site, nothing worst than listings that say active that are pending or even sold. If the agent can manually list a home on a site, i like 30 days and make it be reneewed, but send a remonder

Sep 01, 2017 05:41 PM
Rainmaker
4,432,093
Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel

Good luck.

Sep 01, 2017 05:37 PM