Real Estate Sales and Marketing

Do the old-school real estate marketing methods still work? Is a postcard campaign worth the money? How about cold calling or buying real estate leads?


Those are good questions and fortunately you've come to the right place for answers. ActiveRain's 300,00+ real estate industry professional chat about these topics and many more on a daily basis right here on the following pages.


If you're looking for more information on how to use social media and blogging to promote your business, you'll find it here. Lead generation and lead conversion ideas – you'll find those here too.


Everything a real estate professionals needs to know about marketing his or her business can be found in this section of every agent's favorite social networking site, ActiveRain.

Trending blogs on Real Estate Sales and Marketing

 

By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
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~ Facebook Marketing Tips ~If you are like me you are always looking for new opportunities to make a difference in your local market. Fortunately, there are numerous ways you can accomplish that with your Facebook marketing and most of them are free. Here are 12 simple ways you can generate local...

By Bill Bodouva #ABR #SRS, 2017 #1 Top Producer Seller's & Buyer's Broker ABR
(COLDWELL BANKER + GLOBAL LUXURY)
Comments 1
Homeowners & Home Buyers; Nothing is more important than an agent’s proved Experience, it’s the foundation of all full-time, qualified agents. Most Homeowners and Home Buyers are equally unclear, that when interviewing agents, it’s your responsibility to ask for proof of experience, recent sales ...

By Tammy Emineth, Content Marketer, SEO Teacher, Website Fixer
(Personal SEO - Website SEO and Real Estate Marketing)
Comments 23
"Worth of Attention - Striking" - Does that define you and your business? If not, no one is going to share, talk about, or refer you.  Our society runs on social currency these days. We want to brag on social media, one-up our friends and acquaintances and have the inside scoop on something befor...

By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
Comments 24
~ Facebook Marketing Tips ~If you are utilizing facebook marketing to generate new leads, I bet you made a few goals for 2019. Care to share one of them with the rest of us? It will help keep you accountable and perhaps give someone else the push to stretch their goals a bit. Mine is 12 closings ...

By Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400, Long Island Home and Condo Specialists
(The Top Team @ Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803)
Comments 5
 The Colony is a Holbrook Long Island community that is run by a homeowner's association. Here is our Community Profile brought to you as a courtesy by Lawrence "Larry" and Sheila Agranoff, Licensed Real Estate Associate Broker and Licensed RE Salesperson ~ The Colony is a 24 hour guard-gated com...

By Randy Mitchelson, APR, First Impressions are made at First Click
(iPartnerMedia.com #goipm & Homeland Heroes Home Loans)
Comments 5
In October 2018 Google announced it will be sunsetting Google+. The decision has likely been in the works for a long time. But the specific timing of the announcement is a response to a Wall Street Journal story detailing a security vulnerability that would have allowed hundreds of apps to access...

By Lisa Davies
(Online Buzz)
Comments 0
In every home, the door is always the first line of defense. For any break-in, the door is often the weakest link that burglars exploit. Without a security screen door then you can as well be inviting thieves for a dinner party at your house. Most intruders always check if they can find a way in ...

By Maria Sapio, Real Estate Agent- Carlisle, PA. Mariasapio.com
(Berkshire Hathaway Homesale Realty)
Comments 53
Have you been receiving an unusally high volume of unwanted phone calls lately?I have a spam detector app on my phone, yet daily I still receive calls with either a voice recorded message or sometimes absolutely nothing.Robocalls are computer generated phone calls usually for the purpose of:A.) S...

By Richard Weeks, REALTOR®, Broker
Comments 5
Fifty coming soon properties?  Relly!!! Here is a market update for North Texas area.New listing 343Back on market listings 86Price decrease listings 363Price Increase listings 29Active kick out listings 11Active option contract 318Active contingent listings 54Pending listings 389Sold 163Expired ...

By Marte Cliff, Your real estate writer
(Marte Cliff Copywriting)
Comments 15
How many leads do you get in a day? How many of those are warm leads, such as referrals, and how many are Internet leads?And how soon do you respond to any of them?Unless someone calls and says “I just talked with my friend and he’s waiting for your call,”  you can probably safely wait until a co...

By InCom Web & e-Marketing Solutions, Marketing Coordinator
(InCom Real Estate Web & e-Marketing Solutions)
Comments 0
Facebook’s user database is 4 times greater than the total population of the world’s 3 biggest countries combined. With more than 2 billion users logging on to the social network every month, the chances of there being prospective condo buyers in your city, and using Facebook, are quite high. In ...

By Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400, Long Island Home and Condo Specialists
(The Top Team @ Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803)
Comments 8
Home Buyers, you may have high expectations when purchasing a North Shore Long Island Home, but remember it is still a business transaction. Here Are Our Top 5 Myths For Home Buyers 1. The listing information is always correct ~ Wrong. When it comes to listings, don't always take the information ...

By Marte Cliff, Your real estate writer
(Marte Cliff Copywriting)
Comments 26
The words you use in a blog post, on a web page, or in an email are often the first impression your prospect has of you. As such, they’re important.Among other things, they tell that prospect whether you’re a professional; whether you’re a likeable person; whether you might be someone they can tr...

By Jeff Grant Team REMAX, Listing/Buyer Agent #1 Top Producer 2017 Remax PBG
(Jeff Grant Team REMAX Properties Real Estate Agent)
Comments 2
  Perfect location in the heart of Eastern Palm Beach Gardens, just a few yards away from million dollar mansions. This 3 Bed, 2 Bath home is ready for your updates. Features include: CBS construction, Room for a pool, Large storage shed, Quiet street,. Easy access to I-95, shops and dining on PG...

By Sheri Sperry - MCNE®, (928) 274-7355 ~ YOUR Solutions REALTOR®
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
Comments 19
 Adjust Marketing For Seasonal ChangesThis is the exact same image as above, just without the fall place mats.In this kitchen scene, the pumpkins have been removed. Years ago, there were only a couple of programs that were available, where you could eliminate objects or fix images. PhotoShop (PS)...

By Sheri Sperry - MCNE®, (928) 274-7355 ~ YOUR Solutions REALTOR®
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
Comments 5
How's The Market Doing?Homes For-Sale Sedona Arizona 86336 January 2019 ~ REAL TIME Market Report & AnalysisLearn More About Sedona Arizona 86336Courtesy of Sheri Sperry ~Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Your Solutions Realtor®Check out the most current monthly reports in the Sedona Verde Va...

By Patrizia "Trish" Giassa, The Shannon Aronson Group
(Keller Williams Realty, North Central New Jersey)
Comments 1
New Listing-3 Wiltshire Drive, Boonton Township              Boonton Township is a pastoral community comprised of approximately 8 square miles nestled among the rolling hills and fields of the Rockaway Valley in north central Morris County. Boonton Township has managed to preserve much of its na...

By Joseph Domino 480-390-6011, Real Estate Made Easy
(HomeSmart)
Comments 5
Lipstick on a pig! That is what we call it when we show homes that are listed as “remodeled” but when you get inside and see that all they did was paint over all the old dirt, then throw some staging furniture in the main rooms and place it on the market.Every day the cable TV networks are full o...

By Kristal Wilson, We Like 'Em New ~ New Home Specialist
(Strategic Sales and Marketing)
Comments 6
Back To Basics - Practice, Practice, Practice! Well we have all heard the rumors & speculation, witnessed the slow down, observed rising interest rates and many of us realize the writing is definitely on the wall. The Market has shifted and maybe it's time to go back to the basics -  Practice, Fo...

By Eileen Burns, FL Probate Agent, Hotel & Land Specialist
(Trans State Commercial RE Ft. Lauderdale/Miami/Palm Beach)
Comments 2
never ending SEO saga!  Helpful info to keep in mind posted by my business colleague.  Helpful tips to keep in mind as we travel down this rabbit hole  I'll be honest, this drives me nuts! When I research a community or area and find the first 10 spots on Google with NO CONTENT! What? Doesn't thi...