Annette  Lawrence , Palm Harbor, FL 727-420-4041, Making FLORIDA Real Estate EZ  (ReMax Realtec Group)

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Valeria Mola
SIB Realty - Miami, Sunny Isles Beach - Sunny Isles Beach, FL
305-607-0709 SIB Realty Condos for Sale and Rent

For sure, it is a good idea. 

Aug 21, 2019 06:43 AM
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Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393

I haven't utilized paid FB advertising.  For real estate or anything else.  

Aug 21, 2019 06:28 AM
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Bob "RealMan" Timm
Ward County Notary Services - Minot, ND
Owner of Ward Co. Notary Services, retired Realtor

NO! I was successful due to my local activity Annette Lawrence , Palm Harbor, FL 727-420-4041 I did have an Internet presence for sure but had there been no www I would have done just as well. My advice to new agents is forget the Internet web and spend your time casting your own web over your community by getting out there, being active and being an asset to others.

Aug 21, 2019 06:30 AM
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Candice A. Donofrio
Next Wave RE Investments LLC Bullhead City AZ Commercial RE Broker - Fort Mohave, AZ
928-201-4BHC (4242) call/text

I LOVE my FB boosted posts! They work.
A similar product with similar results for similar cost? I'd try it.

Aug 21, 2019 08:48 AM
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Richard Weeks
Dallas, TX
REALTOR®, Broker

No, I would have no interest in that.

Aug 21, 2019 06:46 AM
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Evelina Tsigelnitskaya
SIB Realty - Sunny Isles Beach, FL
www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931

$50.00 to try. 

I am sure, it will get some result.

Aug 21, 2019 06:46 AM
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Wanda Kubat-Nerdin - Wanda Can!
Red Rock Real Estate - St. George, UT
So Utah Residential, Referral & Relocation REALTOR

I have sold real estate on my FB page without paying for their ads. Also, I have paid for their ads (waste of money) and found that most clicks/views were from people in other countries I never heard of...most likely were hired by FB to participate. Am willing to try new things but not sink a lot of money into nothingness to benefit only the company making unkept promises.

Aug 21, 2019 06:32 AM
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Doug Dawes
Keller Williams Realty - Topsfield, MA - Georgetown, MA
Your Personal Realtor®

Results would be the determiner. In today's market with inventory so low and demand so high there's not much advertising needed outside of MLS to sell a home.

Aug 21, 2019 09:18 AM
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Richard L. McKinney P.A.
Atlantic Shores Realty Expertise - Port St Lucie, FL
For Results that MOVE you on the Treasure Coast!

I would purchase ANY ADVERTISING THAT MADE ME A DECENT RETURN ON THE INVESTEMENT. 

Aug 21, 2019 12:16 PM
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Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, Keller Williams Fox Cities - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

I get about ten emails each day offering to do this for me.

Aug 21, 2019 07:30 AM
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Peter Testa
Nationwide Homes - Danbury, CT
PETER TESTA

I allready know what else works but if you feel FB is the only advertising a real estate agent needs to do & that paid ads on FB will outweigh any other venue then I won't try & sway you.

Aug 21, 2019 07:21 AM
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Scott Godzyk
Godzyk Real Estate Services - Manchester, NH
One of the Manchester NH's area Leading Agents

I sell homes and get listings from FB without paying anything. Not sure i need to pay

Aug 21, 2019 07:14 AM
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Raymond E. Camp
Howard Hanna Real Estate Services - Ontario, NY
Licensed Real Estate Salesperson Greater Rochester

A definite no!

Aug 21, 2019 07:06 AM
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Dan Pittsenbarger
Keller Williams Western Realty - Bellingham, WA
Improving Conditions

If you did it Annette - I mean you started the marketing company - I would try it for $50/mo for 6 months. I trust you to come up with something that works.

Aug 21, 2019 06:51 AM
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Debe Maxwell, CRS
www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310 - Charlotte, NC
The right Charlotte REALTOR!

Of course - if I knew it was effective and had good ROI. $50 seems like such a small amount to achieve a much larger return. 

Aug 21, 2019 08:57 PM
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Kathleen Daniels, Probate & Trust Specialist
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
Probate Real Estate

Balderdash!!! 

I do not like FB and my business is great without FB ads. 

Aug 21, 2019 06:21 PM
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Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

Nope.

Aug 21, 2019 11:57 AM
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Lyn Sims
RE/MAX Suburban - Schaumburg, IL
Schaumburg Real Estate

Yes there is a company that will do that for you with FB ads. It is $39 & they basically see how ads are working, words, pics & then discuss all the time. Goal is to have optimum ads with more than just AB testing.

Aug 21, 2019 09:43 AM
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Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

Annette,

What works in one area does not in another.  Our small town of Santa Barbara and the little towns like ours that surround it, are a perfect example.  Different people require different marketing.  A

Aug 21, 2019 06:54 AM
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Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

I have never used FB for advertising but it seems to deserve further thought!

Aug 22, 2019 04:49 AM
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Melissa Jackson
Century 21 Alliance Properties - Azle, TX
Helping You Make The Right Move

Sure I would give that system a try. 

Aug 21, 2019 09:07 PM
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Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

I don't do paid advertising... not convinced it works.

Aug 21, 2019 12:11 PM
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Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
https://HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

Given FB's political views, lack of privacy (transcribing video chats), and their actions to bring down the United States of America's society and political system, I don't care how much business I'm losing there is no way they're getting even one penny from me!

Aug 21, 2019 09:40 AM
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Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

I pay for some ads on Facebook!

 

Aug 23, 2019 10:00 AM
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John Juarez
The Medford Real Estate Team - Fremont, CA
ePRO, SRES, GRI, PMN

I use Facebook for personal contact with friends and family not to advance my RE business.

Aug 22, 2019 02:11 PM
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Sam Shueh
(408) 425-1601 - San Jose, CA
mba, cdpe, reopro, pe

good

Aug 22, 2019 07:10 AM