Real Estate Sales and Marketing

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By Steve Bunker
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As a Realtor®, you know that everything you put out, publish, or send is a direct reflection of your brand—and you know that you need to meet your clients where they are. That may mean venturing into visual content marketing. What is Visual Content Marketing? Visual content marketing is exactly w...

By Torey Eisenman, Realtor Luxury Marketing Orlando Real Estate
(Benchmark Real Estate Group, Inc.)
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9037 Lake Hope Dr, Maitland, FL Just Listed Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure My Reviews Follow This Home! Search for Homes on MLS Homes Close to Where You Work Avoid Foreclosure Free Home Values Presented By: Torey Eisenman Broker Benchmark Real Estate Group, Inc 407-952-07...

By Rebecca Levinson, Real Estate Marketing and Online Advertising Consultant
(Real Skillz-Clear Marketing for Your Real Estate Vision)
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Scouring the Internet I have chosen 70 Forums and discussion groups that have had active participation within the past thirty days and have a real estate theme or topic of local information and are geared toward interactivity with consumer rather than real estate professionals only.  Using these ...

By Z57 Marketing Team, The #1 Affordable Lead Company
(Z57 Internet Solutions)
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You know how there are some fashion rules that you should follow, such as wear clothes that "fit" well. Shoes must be clean. Tuck in your shirt if you are wearing a button up shirt. ...but still you see men with shirts untucked. Tennis shoes with suits. A suit jacket with a tshirt underneath....a...

By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
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A Short Sale Nightmare Back in 2007 when short sales were just beginning to make an impact on the market, I had my first short sale listing.  It was a very well maintained pool home in Jensen Beach and the owners had been meticulous in maintaining their dream home.  Unfortunately, circumstances w...

By Dianna Mandzuk, Dianna Mandzuk
(RE/MAX Jazz Inc., Brokerage)
Comments 1
20 Knox Cres, Brooklin $789,900This gorgeous Tribute-built home boast 2918 sq ft on a corner lot with detached double garage. The beautiful wrap around veranda is surrounded by amazing mature gardens offering the perfect amount of privacy. Separate formal dining room and living room off a centre ...

By Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400, Long Island Condo & Home Sale Specialists
(The Top Team @ Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803)
Comments 13
There's a gated all-age Condo community located in Kings Park Long Island called Country Pointe. Located North of Jericho Turnpike, Country Pointe is a secure 24 hour guard-gated condo community in Suffolk County New York.Larry & Sheila Realtors have been contacted by buyers asking about Kings Pa...

By Northern Virginia Real Estate Photography - Bryant Payden, Northern Virginia Real Estate Photography
(B. Payden Photography, LLC)
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 It's standard practice when selling a home in Northern VA and Washington, DC that you would never list a home without high-quality photographs of the home, including the interior rooms and features. However, many don't realize the importance of providing professional floor plans with their home ...

By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(LAER Realty Partners)
Comments 10
  If you know someone who is interested in the condo in Malden, MA, please send them to the first open housr this Sunday, July 11th between 11 and 12:30 PM. They will be happy they visited this place. The address is: 25 James St #11 for more information - click here.  

By Lou Ludwig, Designations Earned CRB, CRS, CIPS, GRI, SRES, TRC
(Ludwig & Associates)
Comments 10
Motivational Power Quote   You See Things . . . . as You Are “We don’t see things as they are; we see things as we are.” Anais Nin 1903 - 1977, French born U.S. author   As I see it . . . .   You see things . . . . As you are   Is the person that you see yourself to be . . . . the person that you...

By Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400, Long Island Condo & Home Sale Specialists
(The Top Team @ Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803)
Comments 11
 Are you thinking about buying a Condo on The North Shore Of Long Island?   Buyers have some questions about Condo living, and we have been asked some of the following questions. We hope this will help you decide whether or not moivng to a condo would be the right lifestyle choice for you now.  1...

By Brian Lipsky
(Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.)
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The Eldersburg Office of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc. congratulates our Top Producers for the month of June, 2018. As an office, we were up 63% in sales volume and 10% in the number of units sold vs. June, 2017.Dixon/Kluge Group Group Top Producers, Top Sales, & Top Listings $11.2 million + to...

By Debbie Reynolds, Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent
(Platinum Properties)
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The title says it all. We do get bored so is there a compromise to be had? You're online, you're writing, but are you getting anything in return? We've all heard content is King so why are people not responding to the gazillion blog posts I'm putting out there?  Google is the King and we all want...

By Esperanza Butler® 818 926 5425, Homes For Sale in West Hills, Ca (818) 926-5425
(Century 21 Peak )
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Esperanza's  Listed here are 184 typical actions, research steps, procedures, processes and review stages in a successful residential real estate transaction that are normally provided by full service real estate brokerages in return for their sales commission. Depending on...

By Anthony Acosta - ALLATLANTACONDOS.COM, Associate Broker
(Harry Norman, REALTORS® )
Comments 6
Description:Horizon Atlanta Condos: Horizon is a 20-story luxury Atlanta highrise condominium with 273 units. This modern residential building opened in 2007 and is found just north of I-285, not far from the intersection of Windy Ridge Parkway and Powers Ferry Road. This location gives residents...

By Jennifer Mackay, Your Bay County Florida Realtor 850.774.6582
(Counts Real Estate Group, Inc.)
Comments 4
Here is one of the latest Woodlawn Homes available for sale by Panama City Beach real estate Broker Associate Jennifer Mackay and the Panama City Realty Group in Panama City Beach, FloridaWoodlawn homes is a desirable community located along the St. Andrews Bay and a short drive to the white sand...

By Calvin Shropshire, Real Estate agent serving the Chattanooga Area!
(Keller Williams Realty)
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6.50 Acres (more or less) ready to build your dream home! Manufacturer homeswelcome. Utilities available at road.Buyer is to verify sq ft and dimensions. Click here for more photo's! Keller Williams RealtyPremier GroupD:(423)664-1867 | O:(423)664-1900 202 Manufactures Rd. Chattanooga, Tn 37405Eac...

By Kathy Streib, Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224
(Room Service Home Staging)
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As always, Lou knew that learning, of any kind, only makes us better. And one of the best ways is to learn from your mistakes and move on. We all make mistakes but what will set you apart is what you learn from them.  Motivational Power Quote   A Failure is a Learning Experience    “Failure are p...

By Pat Hiban, Billion Dollar Agent
(Pat Hiban Interviews Real Estate Rockstars and Founder of Rebus University)
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The Real Estate Rockstars who appear on my podcast don’t just share their best strategies for winning clients and higher commissions; they also share some of their favorite real estate app recommendations.Below, I’ve listed five of the apps that real estate agents have recommended to me and my li...

By Anthony Acosta - ALLATLANTACONDOS.COM, Associate Broker
(Harry Norman, REALTORS® )
Comments 0
Description:Plaza Towers Buckhead Atlanta Condos: Plaza Towers is a significant example of mid-century modern highrise architecture located on one of the most exclusive stretches of Buckhead’s Peachtree Road. Atlanta’s first residential high-rise was built in 1969 with approximately 170 condomini...