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 Marte Cliff, your real estate writer
(Marte Cliff Copywriting)
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Is Respect in Real Estate Marketing important, or optional? Today when I was feeling a little miffed I started thinking about respect. And since I'm always thinking about real estate marketing, I started thinking about them together. You definitely want respect. You want people to keep their ...
By Petra Norris, Realtor, Lakeland FL Homes for Sale
(CDV TransAtlantic, Inc.)
Comments 1
How to Use Lighting to Stage Your Lakeland Sandpiper Home for Sale How to Use Lighting to Stage Your Lakeland Sandpiper Home for Sale If you are thinking about selling your Lakeland Sandpiper home, make sure you stage it in the “right light.” Staging with the right light makes any room look bett...
By Pam Dent, Realtor - Charlottesville Virginia Homes and Horse Farms
(Gayle Harvey Real Estate, Inc.)
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Charlottesville VA Horse Farm for Sale | 819 Stonegate Lane,Nellysford, VA 22958 Be surrounded by a breathtaking scene of a perfect country landscape in this Charlottesville VA Horse Farm for sale. This lovely 1 story brick home has 3 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms, and sits on 29.09 acres of lush gr...
By Waynette Hoover Araj
(RE/MAX Central Realty)
Comments 4
Asheboro NC Home for Sale | 401 Pinewood Rd, Asheboro, NC 27205 Experience the excitement of life in the fairway in this Asheboro NC home for sale. This lovely 2 story traditional home that has been lovingly updated has 4 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms, and overlooks Fairway #1 of Pinewood Country Cl...
By Scott Pierce, Founder & Chief Evangelist at Listings-to-Leads
(Listings-to-Leads)
Comments 0
  On a recent broker training the other day, we came up with a great idea on how to generate seller leads at your Open House!   Watch the video below to see how to be ready to generate seller leads when someone says "Oh, I am just a neighbor" or "I just stopped by, I live in the ar...
By Barbara Todaro, "New Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
Comments 20
Another Closing for Tammy Todaro at 109 Jefferson Road in Franklin MA- On The Market For One Day And Closed at Full List Price OverviewMapsPhotosFeaturesDescription 109 Jefferson Road in Franklin MA-VideoNeighborhoodMarket Stats $549,900 Single Family Home Main Features 4 Bedrooms2 Bathrooms1 Pa...
By Lee Davenport, Our Business Is Your Success! 404.444.5777
(RE/MAX Around Atlanta)
Comments 2
Lead generation.  There are many ways to do it but the key is doing it effectively.  One great and inexpensive way to generate real estate leads is to blog strategically through SEO (search-engine optimization) blogging, which means your blog can easily be found using various search engines.   A...
By Claude Cross, Charlotte NC Homes For Sale
(Claude Cross-Charlotte NC Real Estate(Homes By Cross, Inc.) )
Comments 1
Skyecroft Homes An up to date look at Skyecroft homes for sale and Skyecroft neighborhood information. This is a popular community located about ten miles from Ballantyne in South Charlotte. These are luxury homes located on estate sized lots set back within the gated community of Skyecroft in Wa...
By Claude Cross, Charlotte NC Homes For Sale
(Claude Cross-Charlotte NC Real Estate(Homes By Cross, Inc.) )
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Highgate Homes An up to date look at Highgate homes for sale and Highgate Neighborhood Information. This is a popular upscale community located near Ballantyne just south of Charlotte, NC.  Highgate homes were built by a handful of custom builders. Relatively new, this community is one that benef...
By Alberto Pacheco, Experience and Trust
(Keller Williams Porter Ranch)
Comments 2
June-14 Median Sold Price of Existing Single-Family Homes Sales State/Region/County Jun-14 May-14   Jun-13   MTM% Chg YTY% Chg MTM% Chg YTY% Chg CA SFH (SAAR) $457,160 $466,320 r $428,700 r -2.0% 6.6% 1.5% -4.8% CA Condo/Townhomes $372,070 $376,040   $342,840   -1.1% 8.5% 0.4% -0.2% Los Angeles ...
By Bernadine Hunter, SFR, ACRE, "Finding Solution to Your Real Estate Needs"
(Keller Williams Greater Columbus Realty)
Comments 1
This 3 bedroom home at 6933 Brockland Drive in Reynoldsburg OH 43068 had its first showing the day it hit the market and, with a little negotiation, was in contract within 10 days.       This result is very representative of homes that are priced correctly, well maintained and properly prepared f...
By Barbara Todaro, "New Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
Comments 15
This is the postcard that will be mailed to 1,000 homes in the area of 50 Shady Lane in Franklin MA.  This home is in a sought after neighborhood and this mailing will alert everyone in that area of its availability.  Yes, another wise homeowner selected Tammy Todaro of The Kuney Todaro Team to ...
By Michele Smylie Clark, ,#480-390-4182, #azpropertymatchmaker@gmail.com
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  2 Bedroom 2 bathroom home in prestigious Pinnacle Peak Country Club, Scottsdale, AZ. Main house has a 2 bedroom split, with open floor plan.  Guest house 1 bedroom 1 bath with kitchenette. Home has been beautifully remodeled with magnificent granite and glass back splash as well as all new high...
By Joyce Marsh, Daytona Beach Coastal & Surrounding Areas
(Illustrated Properties Daytona Fl 386.299.8291 )
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Waters Edge Community Port Orange Florida Volusia County Waters Edge Real Estate For Sale in Port Orange FL - Live in beautiful Waters Edge   Waters Edge Grand Entrance - Fountains - Pristine Lakes throughout New Homes and Resale Available in this family friendly community Beautiful Florida Style...
By Maureen Cool
(RE/MAX Realty Plus)
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$79,500, 2Bd/2Ba Single Family House, 1368 sqft.     Maureen Cool | REMAX Realty Plus | 863-873-7243 4404 Seawood Ave, Sebring, FL 33875 Nice, Neat and Move-in Ready! 2Bd/2Ba Single Family House   $79,500 Year Built 1980 Sq Footage 1368 sqft. Bedrooms 2 Beds Bathrooms 2 Baths Floors 1 Parking 2 ...
By John Mosier, Prescott's Patriot REALTOR & Land Man 928 533-8142
(High Country Realty - Prescott - AZ)
Comments 4
Advice Needed: How Do I compete with Trulia, Zillow, Realtor.com, etc? I have three great listings in a very upscale neighborhood named Wikutepa in the Williamson Valley Area north of Prescott. They are on a very short new road named Cougar Canyon Rd which provides access to all three lots via pa...
By Ruth Ballantyne, Rely on Ruth.
(Re/Max Realty Services Inc. Brokerage)
Comments 0
Welcome to 32 Cavendish Crescent in Brampton. Nestled in a mature setting in the ‘C’ section, this great neighborhood presents you with a raised bungalow with many opportunities. Having just been freshly painted throughout this warm & inviting home has many great features. As you walk up the ...
By Susan Morrison
(RE/MAX Executive Realty)
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Susan Morrison Closed Another One at 7 Rachael Circle in Franklin MA OverviewMapsPhotosFeaturesDescription 7 Rachael Circle in Franklin MA-VideoNeighborhoodMarket Stats $502,000 Single Family Home Main Features 4 Bedrooms2 Bathrooms1 Partial Bathroom1 UnitInterior: 2,831 sqftLot: 20,555 sqft Loc...
By Wade Webb
(Royal Lepage Kelowna)
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Learn About the Next Huge Wave of Up and Coming Real Estate Consumers I recently attended a presentation by Travis Robertson an expert on the next generation of real estate consumers. Travis gave a fascinating talk on the importance of knowing who this next generation will be, what they want, wha...
By Jay Mecray - (480) 256-9771, #JayMecray
(Arizona Property Solutions)
Comments 0
For Lease - Restaurant Space Gilbert AZ   Contact: Jay Mecray Phone: 480-256-9771     Restaurant Space Gilbert AZ Listed at 3216       Send To   Subdivision Not Applicable Category   Type Commercial Property Sq Footage 1850 Bedrooms 0 Bathrooms 0 Half Bathrooms 0 Lot Size 25000 Short Sale No Year...