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?

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By Utah Hassle Free Group
(Keller Williams Success Realty)
Comments 35
The local Real Estate Market here in Northern Davis County Utah is booming!! I had an experience this weekend I had never had before.  I took some buyers to see 2 houses.  The first is a short sale.  I met them at the house; we walked through, stood outside and talked, and headed out to the next ...
By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
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Many FB users have been up in arms this year because Facebook has been tweaking its algorithms. Users are especially upset about what gets seen (or not) on the news feed and the direct impact it has on our/their organic reach. That's OK I say, tweak away! Huh, say what? The sky is not falling, h...
By Deborah Laemmerhirt, CT, Ridgefield, Bethel,Kent,Brookfield, Newtown, Redding,Roxbury,Bridgewater, CT Specialist, Exquisitely Serving Sellers&Buyers
(Keller Williams Realty)
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Lake Waubeeka: A Hidden Treasure in Danbury CT   Nestled on 600 acres of rolling woodlands, Lake Waubeeka is a hidden treasure in southern Danbury CT. Being virtually unknown to many, residents enjoy the privacy and tranquility of this private gated community comprised of only 250+ homes.   The h...
By Teresa Ryan, Teresa Ryan
(Ryan Hill Realty)
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Discover Your Dream Neighborhood in Hobson West Naperville   What do most people look for in a neighborhood?A survey conducted by Urban Land Institute in 2013 sheds light on this question.     The majority of respondents considered safety, quality of public schools, and the space between neighbor...
By Janet Kuehn- Charleston SC Homes Call 843-225-8890, Charleston SC Homes
(Southern Breezes Realty)
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North Charleston SC 5 Bedroom Home for sale - 8638 Arthur Hills Cir   This North Charleston SC 5 Bedroom Home for sale is packed with amazing extras! Located in the desirable neighborhood of Coosaw Creek Country Club, this property sits on a 0.39 acre lot with 3,987sqft of living space. Home off...
By Grant Schneider, Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes
(Performance Development Strategies)
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  There is a great program for those realtors and business people who would like to grow their businesses now.  If you are in New York, New Jersey, or Connecticut and in the proximity of Westchester County you have an opportunity to attend Grow Conference 2.0.    This is the second successful yea...
By Janet Kuehn- Charleston SC Homes Call 843-225-8890, Charleston SC Homes
(Southern Breezes Realty)
Comments 2
Charleston SC 4 Bedroom Home for sale - 1496 Gator Track This Charleston SC 4 Bedroom Home for sale has it all! This lovely home in the neighborhood of Hunt Club offers gleaming hardwood flooring in the dining room, kitchen and living room, fireplace in the formal living room, kitchen offering a...
By Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Call 631-805-4400 (c), Long Island Condo & Home Sale Specialists
(Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803)
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  The value of a house in Suffolk County Long Island is based on more than just the house itself. There are many factors that need to be considered to determine its value...   Location   • Location is often the number one factor that determines the home value.   Price   • It's essential to set a ...
By Lou Ludwig, CRB, CRS, CIPS, GRI, SRES, TRC, e-PRO
(Ludwig & Associates)
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  Position Yourself to Standout “The great creators – the thinkers, the artists, the scientists, the inventors – stood alone against the men of their time.” Ayn Rand 1905 - 1982, American Novelist   As I see it . . . . . . .   Position yourself to standout   Differentiate yourself in your market ...
By Michael Downer
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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7 Sunnyside Ln Hillsborough Township NJ l Hillsborough Ranch Style Home for Sale You’ll surely love this well-maintained ranch-styled home in Hillsborough. Conveniently located on 7 Sunnyside Lane, this lovely single-family home has 4 bedrooms and 2 and ½ bathrooms. Your new home is being offered...
By Teresa Ryan, Teresa Ryan
(Ryan Hill Realty)
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Top 5 Tips to Sell Your Naperville Short Sale Home In The Shortest Amount of Time! Today’s market is flooded with short sale homes for sale so it is a must for every seller to know these top 5 tips to sell your Naperville short sale in the shortest amount of time possible.   1. Hire an experience...
By Toni Weidman, 23 Years Selling Homes in New Port Richey, FL
(Re/Max Sunset Realty)
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  Driving to Tampa on SR54, I couldn't resist taking taking this photo of Confusion In The Clouds .   Before you ask, of course I wasn’t driving, and it's through the windshield but you get the idea. It looks like someone was a little confused and made a sharp left turn in the sky. Missed the air...
By Tamra Lee Ulmer, FORCE~NRBA ~ Over 1000 REO Assets SOLD!
(Arizona Resource Realty)
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5872 W. Bradshaw Drive Pine, AZ 85541 Beautiful Home in Pinewood Haven! Home   Virtual Tour   Photo Gallery   Property Map   Financing   Request Showing   Contact Me   Tamra Lee Ulmer A-REO BROKEROffice: 928-474-2550: Mobile: 928-978-5180: Price : $68,900.00 Bedrooms : 4 Bathrooms : 2.00 Square ...
By Ron & Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Marketing
(ra@napaconsultants.com)
Comments 10
  This series is a PREVIEW of our Online Video Course: Which Niche Can Make You Rich!   PART 2:  THE MOST POWERFUL LAW OF NICHE MARKETING   Mindshare precedes market share. Focus on capturing MINDSHARE FIRST.  Market share will follow. It must follow according to this law.   Which Niche Can Make...
By Andrew Mooers, Northern Maine Real Estate-Aroostook County Broker
(MOOERS REALTY)
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The old blog posts when you have been steadily adding to the daily count on Active Rain. You run into old blog posts you created, that need tinkering. Like sending up a group of astronauts in the burn proof tin can to space walk. Get out and add devices, fix old parts not working so hot. Or at al...
By Rob Spinosa, Marin Mortgage Broker
(RPM Mortgage, Marin County, CA)
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Go Ahead!  Drone On About Your New Listing!   Some of you may know that I do a bit of video marketing.  I rely on Doug Canning, here in San Rafael, to shoot and edit the video and while we were working on my last production, he mentioned that he'd purchased an aerial drone to which he can mount a...
By Wanda Kubat-Nerdin, Your Southern Utah Residential Real Estate Agent
(Prado & Kramer Real Estate, St. George, UT 435.632.9374)
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Southern Utah Golf Course Homes For Sale / Market snapshot / 84770, 84790, 84780, 84737, 84738, 84765 / April 24th, 2014 The weather is optimum for playing a few rounds of golf in the St. George, Utah area. Several championship golf courses in southern Utah aim to please all comers and include ho...
By Michael Downer
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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Hillsborough Township NJ Ranch Home For Sale - 7 Sunnyside Ln   This lovely ranch home in Hillsborough Township NJ presents plenty of room for your creativity, and could be the one you have been waiting to own! You will be delighted with the abundance of space this home has with its 4 bedrooms, ...
By Eric Galuppo
(Real Estate Rev - Helping Agents Increase Revenues)
Comments 13
I know. That is what I thought too. How can every person a Real Estate Agent contacts bring in an average of $1,000 in commissions per year?    I didn't believe it until I discovered there are agents who have actually done it!    Of course, something like that doesn't just happen by accident. The...
By Dale Dresel, Maricopa City & Estrella Mountain Ranch Realtor©
(HomeSmart Success, Maricopa & Goodyear AZ)
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Estrella Mountain Ranch Resort Home style w/ 3 car garage for Sale in Goodyear AZ! A Must See! Custom Home by Jada Homes in Estrella Mountain Ranch's 'The Retreat'! Amazing negative edge pool with spa, fireplace sitting area, and custom bridge!   This backyard is like nothing you've seen before! ...