Cheryl Shurtz, The Shurtz Team (RE/MAX Suburban)

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Rainmaker
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Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393

I don't recall this name.  After years around the real estate business the various solicitations of bright and shiny objects begin to sound the same especially just after the first of the year.  

Jan 10, 2020 01:00 AM
Rainmaker
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Anthony Acosta - ALLATLANTACONDOS.COM
Harry Norman, REALTORS® - Atlanta, GA
Associate Broker

I have not Cheryl. 

Jan 09, 2020 10:08 PM
Rainmaker
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Kathleen Daniels
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
San Jose Homes for Sale-Probate & Trust Specialist

I have not.  I've never used a brokerage provided website or a third-party website. I am a fan of owning my own and have WordPress sites.  

I wish you all the best with your choices and your business. 

Jan 10, 2020 07:40 AM
Rainmaker
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Nina Hollander
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Charlotte, NC
Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor

I have not... have never heard of it, actually. Don't use such companies for lead generation.

Jan 10, 2020 05:15 AM
Rainmaker
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Peter Mohylsky, Beach Expert
PrimeSouth Properties - Santa Rosa Beach, FL
TOP LISTING AGENT ALONG THE BEACH

I googled them but personally I have no experience with them.  What are you expecting them to do for you?  What do you currently use for that purpose?  What other options do you have?

Jan 10, 2020 06:42 AM
Ambassador
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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

I have not but, parked & reading!

Jan 09, 2020 10:34 PM
Rainmaker
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Lyn Sims
RE/MAX Suburban - Schaumburg, IL
Schaumburg IL Real Estate

I have not used them but do remember investigating them. Monthly too high for no IDX is what I thought. You could do better if you search around.

Jan 10, 2020 07:17 AM
Rainmaker
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Bob "RealMan" Timm
Ward County Notary Services - Minot, ND
Owner of Ward Co. Notary Services, retired Realtor

Cheryl Shurtz I have never been a fan of any pay for leads scam. To me the only way to truly "build" your business is to get out there and promote yourself face to face. Get involved in your community.

Jan 10, 2020 06:50 AM
Rainmaker
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Richard Weeks
Dallas, TX
REALTOR®, Broker

Sorry never heard of them.

Jan 10, 2020 04:54 AM
Rainmaker
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Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Parked and reading since I have not used it!

Jan 10, 2020 03:57 AM
Rainmaker
808,761
Doug Dawes
Keller Williams Realty - Topsfield, MA - Georgetown, MA
Your Personal Realtor®

 Can't say I've heard of this organization.

Jan 10, 2020 09:34 AM
Rainmaker
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Dario Ferreira
Attleboro, MA
Internet Marketing

I've heard of them, but have no experience with them.

I would:

- ask for real examples of agent websites
- check if the websites are fast-loading
- test them yourself, complete a registration form and see what happens
- check if the example websites rank for longtail terms, especially pages that list properties - a.k.a. area pages, saved links.
- don't sign long term contracts
- make sure the domain name is owned by you. It's best to register it yourself.

Jan 10, 2020 09:25 AM
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4,440,658
Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, Keller Williams Fox Cities - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

What is it?

Jan 10, 2020 07:06 AM
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Greg Large
ERA Real Solutions - Grove City, OH
A Tradition of Trust

I used them before they became AgentMarketing. Used to be ePropertySites and the product was good and good tools for SPW and marketing.  Have since moved on to what I believe is a better value in listingstoleads.com as they have a more robust set of marketing tools and constantly innovative and responsive to new technology and integration with Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, etc.

Jan 10, 2020 08:40 AM
Rainmaker
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Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

Nope.

Jan 10, 2020 07:54 AM
Rainmaker
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Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

Cheryl,

I have not heard of them.  We have always preached that in marketing no one size fits all.  A

Jan 10, 2020 07:51 AM
Rainmaker
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Peter Testa
Nationwide Homes - Danbury, CT
PETER TESTA

I use effective agent marketing all the time, I do not use the company that goes by that name. 

Jan 10, 2020 10:02 AM
Rainmaker
1,275,442
Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
https://HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

No I have not, nor have I heard of them.  Best of luck to you.

Jan 10, 2020 09:29 AM
Rainmaker
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Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Franklin, MA
Marketing Agent for The Todaro Team

no, I have never used anything for lead generation other than my own use of existing methods that have worked for decades for people....we're listing agents and we secure our own leads for listings.....

direct mail marketing is what I use.... offline marketing is how you find listings.....online is how you find buyers.... do both....every buyer is a listing at some poine.... if it's a first time home buyer, they move in the future....if the are moving up, that's an immediate listing.

Jan 10, 2020 03:24 PM
Rainmaker
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Susie Kay
Ultima Real Estate - Plano, TX
North Dallas Specialist

I have no experience with them.  I would call and find out if I was interested.  I would ask them for names of agents who are using their system and are happy with the result.  

Jan 10, 2020 01:33 PM
Rainmaker
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Krista Jenkins, REALTOR®
klm Real Estate - Lubbock, TX
Residential sales and retail & office leasing

I have no experience with them.

Jan 10, 2020 12:40 PM
Rainmaker
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Thomas J. Nelson, Realtor e-Pro, CRS, RCS-D, Vets
Big Block Realty 858.232.8722 - La Jolla, CA
& Host of Postcards From Success Podcast

YES! For years I have and found them a perfect fit, I even use them over a FREE version of a lessor product I have available to me through my Broker.

Example Here of one of my most recent listings SOLD!

Jan 11, 2020 05:15 PM
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Cheryl Shurtz
RE/MAX Suburban - Wheaton, IL
The Shurtz Team

Thank you everyone for your input.  I am looking to update my personal website and looking at various options.

Jan 15, 2020 10:00 AM
Rainmaker
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Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

I will have to see what otheres have to say!

Jan 15, 2020 09:54 AM
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John Juarez
The Medford Real Estate Team - Fremont, CA
ePRO, SRES, GRI, PMN

That, Cheryl, is another company with which we have no experience.

Jan 12, 2020 11:42 AM
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Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

I have not heard of them, good luck.

Jan 12, 2020 09:51 AM
Rainmaker
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Tom Bailey
Margaret Rudd & Associates Inc. - Oak Island, NC

Sorry I can't help. I never hear of them

Jan 11, 2020 06:09 PM
Rainer
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Don Baker
Lane Realty - Eatonton, GA

no, my brokerage uses Boomtown and is very happy with it and it works great.

Jan 11, 2020 02:06 PM
Rainmaker
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Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West & Geneva Financial, Llc. - Carlsbad, CA
Presence, Persistence & Perseverance

We had it when associated with our local MLS for free. No direct activity can be attributed to the company

Jan 11, 2020 08:27 AM