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 Art Welch, Broker
(Realty World Superstars)
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Sweet 4 Bedroom 2 Bath HUD Home in Tempe Beauty! This Sweet 4 Bedroom 2 Bath HUD Home in Tempe has 4-Bedrooms, 2-Bathrooms, and 2-Car Driveway. This Sweet 4 Bedroom 2 Bath HUD Home in Tempe 1,888 Sq Ft. Oversized 7,667 Square Foot Lot.  This Sweet 4 Bedroom 2 Bath HUD Home in Tempe also features ...
By Art Welch, Broker
(Realty World Superstars)
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This charming tile Sweet 2 Bedroom 2 Bath HUD Home in Glendale will win you over for sure! THis Sweet 2 Bedroom 2 Bath HUD Home in Glendale is 1,091 sqft, 2 bedrooms & 2 bathrooms! Walk into this Sweet 2 Bedroom 2 Bath HUD Home in Glendale find the beautiful vaulted ceilings. In this Sweet 2 Bedr...
By Barbara Todaro, "Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
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“The Eye Buys” is a favorite phrase of mine to use when referencing the curb appeal of a home for sale.  Could this phrase also have somewhat of an influence on how one selects a real estate agent?  Let’s hope it’s not the sole factor one considers when a choice needs to be made on hiring an age...
By Art Welch, Broker
(Realty World Superstars)
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Sweet 3 Bedroom 3 Bath HUD Home in San Tan Valley. The stone covered round entry in this Sweet 3 Bedroom 3 Bath HUD Home in San Tan Valley will have you feeling like you are entering your very own Castle. Whip up some gourmet meals in this Sweet 3 Bedroom 3 Bath HUD Home in San Tan Valley's spaci...
By Andrew Mooers, Northern Maine Real Estate-Aroostook County Broker
(MOOERS REALTY)
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Real estate property sales are not just local anymore. The further your reach in the marketing of listings for sale, the quicker the clear to close memo. To get to the transfer of the real estate at a closing appointment. For the pass the keys please. Or recording the deed to whatever type of rea...
By Art Welch, Broker
(Realty World Superstars)
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A MUST SEE Sweet 3 Bedroom 2 Bath HUD Home in Sun City West!!!!! This TOTAL UPDATED Sweet 3 Bedroom 2 Bath HUD Home in Sun City West's NEW KITICHEN, NEW BATHROOM, NEW FLOORING, JUST NEW NEW NEW! THE MASTER BEDROOM in this Sweet 3 Bedroom 2 Bath HUD Home in Sun City West IS VERY LARGE WITH IT ONLY...
By Art Welch, Broker
(Realty World Superstars)
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This open floorplan Sweet 3 Bedroom 2 Bath HUD Home in Maricopa plus a den in Glennwilde will make a wonderful place to call home. The large family room in this Sweet 3 Bedroom 2 Bath HUD Home in Maricopa is open to the kitchen with tons of cabinets, island, and black appliances. Just off the fam...
By Barbara Todaro, "Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
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What does one do when Google changes its rules?  I’m reading that lengthy blog posts of 2,000+ words is the flavor of the day for Google.  What is one to do?  My answer to that “time draining task” will be, first and foremost, to be thankful that we are listing agents.  Listings are more likely ...
By Gena Bolton, Sandestin, Destin and South Walton 30A Real Estate
(SoWal 30A Your Beach Awaits | World Impact Real Estate)
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JUST LISTED:  Beachfront Condo in Hidden Dunes-Miramar Beach Florida.  "Gulfside" Hidden Dunes is a gated beachfront community including cottages, villas, and condos. 9815 US Hwy 98 Unit 904, Miramar Beach, FL  32550 is available at $470,000. An attractive beachfront condo is FULLY FURNISHED and ...
By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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It happens to many professionals when they’ve been in their careers for a long time—they get burned out and begin looking for greener pastures.   Please visit the original blog if you wish to leave comments. It happens to many professionals when they’ve been in their careers for a long time—they ...
By Rene Fabre, New Media Marketing
(First American Title)
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After a presentation in Mill Creek I went to lunch with the managing broker and my co-worker and good friend Kelly Clark to talk about the logistics for our new #mobilecomcamp 3 clock hour class coming up in April at the Alderwood Mall In Lynnwood, Washington. At Kelly’s suggestion we went to Azu...
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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Another Long Island Co-op was Rented by Lawrence "Larry" And Sheila, Real Estate Associated Broker and RE Salesperson, and again it's at:   Country Club Gardens in W. Babylon New York This was a 1 bedroom 1 bath Co-op Apartment at Country Club Gardens. It was an upper level unit with Heat include...
By Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale
(Keller Williams Realty)
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The SEO rules keep on changing! They wanted 200 words post, increased to 300 and now 500! (Excuse my limited SEO knowledge, please!) However, have we ever thought of the length of a post from reader's perspective? Who else can think of it other than Barbara Todaro ? Here's her thoughts on this in...
By Randy Mitchelson, Internet Marketing Expert, Author, Activist
(iPartnerMedia.com and Homeland Heroes Home Loans)
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In baseball, the most successful hitters focus on singles and doubles but every player enjoys a home run. Recently, our team hit a home run when we landed a website project for arguably the largest supplier of nuclear cabling products in the world.  Instead of a baseball bat, our equipment was th...
By Dennis Swartz, ABR, CRB, CRS, GRI...experience counts!
(Rickert Property Management)
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As a real estate instructor at Columbus State, I want to share this 3 part discussion with real estate agents to help them in their career.   The first thing to understand about the 4 P's of marketing (Product, Price, Place, Promotion) is that the Product is YOU! You don't own the homes you sell,...
By Melissa Zavala, Broker, Escondido Real Estate, San Diego County
(Broadpoint Properties)
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If you aren’t already a member of the Raise the Bar in Real Estate Group on Facebook, you may want to join the 10,000+ real estate professionals who are already members of the group. They have some pretty thought-provoking conversations about topical real estate stuff. Recently, after a conversat...
I'll never forget the excitement when I worked in broadcast journalism...and we figured out how to set up a live stream WITHOUT needing a sat truck. Cool stuff. Lousy signal...terrible video quality...but still, cool stuff. My, how times have changed. For those of you who follow the latest trends...
By Wes Shields
(Keller Williams Realty)
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16.54 Acres on Boone Lake in Piney Flats! Attention lake lovers, here is a great opportunity for a lakefront mini-farm or estate. This 16.5 ac tract offer you approximately 365' of lake frontage and could be a beautiful gentleman's farm or gated estate. Take a look today! Wes ShieldsThe Shields T...
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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So, if you're set on moving to the 55 and Over Community at The Knolls in Stony Brook, be patient...things change. There will eventually be units for sale at The Knolls, but not right now.  Lawrence "Larry" and Sheila, Real Estate Associate Broker and RE Salesperson can alert you when one does b...
By Wes Shields
(Keller Williams Realty)
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350' of Lake Frontage on Boone Lake Attention lake lovers, here is a great opportunity for a lakefront mini-farm or estate. This 12 acre tract offers you approximately 350' of lake frontage and could be a beautiful gentleman's farm or gated estate. Take a look today! Wes ShieldsThe Shields Team K...