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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Trending blogs on Real Estate Sales and Marketing

By Rebecca Gaujot, Realtor®, Lewisburg WV Real Estate, Greenbrier County
(Coldwell Banker Stuart & Watts Real Estate)
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  Price Reduction 106 Foxridge Road, Caldwell WV   This 4BR/2.5 Ba contemporary home on 1.26 acres with a detached 1600 sqft workshop has been reduced!   Located in Price Run Crossing subdivision, this 2800 sqft home has an open floor plan with many wonderful windows that provides sunlight in eve...
By Sandy Shores Broker, Melbourne Real Estate, Brevard County FL Real Estate
(M & M Realty of Brevard Inc.)
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For Rent, Melbourne 32935 2012 Sarno Road, Bowe Gardens  3 bedroom, 2 bath, Carport, fenced yard Ceramic tile and terrazzo floors Living/dining room combo Separate family room, office or den Inside laundry room with tub and washer/dryer hookup $850 month, $950 security deposit No smoking Pet may...
By Barbara Todaro, "New Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
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Tammy Todaro Closed Another at 22 Philomena Way in Franklin MA OverviewMapsPhotosFeaturesDescription 22 Philimena Way in Franklin MA-VideoNeighborhoodMarket Stats $420,000 Single Family Home Main Features 3 Bedrooms2 Bathrooms1 Partial Bathroom1 UnitInterior: 2,348 sqftLot: 23,305 sqft Location ...
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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Is There A 55+ Community With Detached Homes In Calverton Long Island?   Yes!   Windcrest East is a 55 and over community in Calverton Long Island 11933, all with Single Family homes.   You can reach this community by the Long Island Expressway To Exit 73 (Cr 58). Go East On Cr58 Approx 1.5 Mile...
By Pete X-Investment to Luxury, Huntington Beach, CA -GRI-MCNE 714.459.2017, Outstanding Agent Referrals-Nationwide
(X Group Real Estate Advocates )
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The Internet Says What?   Do you believe everything on the internet including the value of your home?   Hopefully you do NOT!   As real estate professionals we take valuation seriously. Frankly our reputation is dependent on it!   If you are considering selling your home or know of anybody who is...
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 Edward Gomez, Credit Score Boost USA
( Credit Score Boost - USA Credit Solutions)
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    Alleviate the stigma of bad credit! Call  a Financial Expert that can help. We know the what it is like to be declined. We can help you improve your credit and refer you to companies that can get you financed!   Click to view more   Looking for a credit repair service who will really help th...
By Sidney Kutchuk, Temecula Short Sale Specialist | 951-217-6745
(Temecula short sale specialist at Realty Works Temecula,CA)
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How to Find the Best Tenants for Your Temecula CA Rentals   Having the right tenants has a lot to do with the success of a rental property investment. Both Temecula CA property managers and landlords agree to that. Good tenants don’t come knocking at your door just like that. You can actually pla...
By Melissa Muse Wiggans, CRS, GRI, ABR - San Antonio Tx Real Estate
(Real Estate Muses)
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San Antonio Home For Sale - 14410 Edens Creek San Antonio, TX 78233   Imagine a gorgeous city view from your beautiful hilltop home with a fantastic over-sized backyard, a large 16 x 32 deck and custom built storage shed! Enjoy an open floor plan with a large island kitchen, large window over th...
By Anna Banana Kruchten, Phoenix Real Estate Agent, CRB, CRS 602-380-4886
(Phoenix Property Shoppe)
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What does 110 degree temperature feel like in Phoenix?   A fellow agent from NH, Scott Godzyk, asked me this question.  It got me thinking - what does 110 degrees feel like?  To a Phoenician 110 degrees is really not THAT hot. Seriously, it's just not THAT hot!  When it gets to 115+ degrees t...
By Mary Diaz, Tampa's Real Estate Matchmaker
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Historic Seminole Heights Home For Sale in Hampton Terrace | 1433 E Paris St Tampa FL Enjoy living in this 1940 Tampa FL home in historic Seminole Heights and be one of the proud residents of the popular Hampton Terrace neighborhood. Its wonderful floor plan showcases gleaming hardwood floors th...
By Hugh Thomas Lorch, Specializing In Luxury Homes
(Clients First Realty)
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Here I go again...trying to make your life easier by convincing you to sell Luxury Homes... I want so much for Realtors to make their life simpler and better by giving it a shot... My goal is to give you that opportunity... Let me tell you a short story about my experiences...I hope you can relat...
By Mary Diaz, Tampa's Real Estate Matchmaker
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  Historic Seminole Heights Home For Sale in Tampa FL | 1433 E Paris St   Do not miss the chance to own this lovely 1940’s home in historic Seminole Heights located at the popular Hampton Terrace neighborhood in Tampa FL. It’s a place where sublime craftsman style, vast outdoor, and great histori...
By Sidney Kutchuk, Temecula Short Sale Specialist | 951-217-6745
(Temecula short sale specialist at Realty Works Temecula,CA)
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Top 4 Foolproof Tips To Get Your Security Deposit Back As a renter of a Temecula CA home for rent, it is important that you understand how security deposits work and what you need to do to make sure that you get it back.  A security deposit is the amount of money you have to pay (different from y...
By Anita Clark, Realtor - Homes for Sale in Warner Robins GA
(ColdwellBanker SSK Realtors ~ 478.960.8055)
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Happy Facebook Fridays, Rainers! With the various social media sites that we "should" be using, and all the talk about SEO and how to and not to post and interact, the intent of our online efforts can get blurry. That is why it is sometimes good to take a quick pause, re-inventory our ...
By Michael Downer
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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3 Tips for Finding the Best Real Estate Agents in Bridgewater NJ   Working with the best real estate agent is essential in enjoying a stress-free real estate transaction. Whether you are buying or selling a home, the question is how to search for the best person to guide you through the whole pro...
Today it was announced that Zillow is going to buy Trulia for $3.5 Billion....Yes, with a "B".  When you are done daydreaming about what you would buy with over 3 billion dollars, lets discuss what this means for the common everyday real estate agent (fyi -- I was thinking a yacht, heli...
By Greg Raymer
(Raymer Real Estate Services LLC)
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Don’t Get a Contractor For Your Bowling Green Home Until You Read This!   After going through a home inspection, getting a contractor to do the recommended repairs will most likely be the next step. Whoever will shoulder the expenses for home improvement and repairs should have been agreed upon b...
By Petra Norris, Realtor, Lakeland FL Homes for Sale
(CDV TransAtlantic, Inc.)
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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 Petra Norris, Realtor, Lakeland FL Homes for Sale
(CDV TransAtlantic, Inc.)
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Warning Signs That You Need to Repair the Foundation of Your Carillon Lakes Home For Sale   It is important to address problems with the foundation of your Carillon Lakes home for sale as soon as you see these warning signs.   A shifting, settling, or failing foundation can cause major structural...