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?


Those are good questions and fortunately you've come to the right place for answers. ActiveRain's 300,00+ real estate industry professional chat about these topics and many more on a daily basis right here on the following pages.


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Trending blogs on Real Estate Sales and Marketing

 
By Ron & Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Marketing
(ra@napaconsultants.com)
Comments 50
What will work in  creating a brand inyour real estate market place is the focusing on your audience.  Choosing colors follow the same logic.  So when you are thinking of branding yourself, think twice and don’t necessarily default to your tastes. Take a moment to analyze why you are creating yo...
By Art Welch, Broker
(Realty World Superstars)
Comments 2
Great 4 Bedroom 2 Bath HUD Home in San Tan Valley! This Great 4 Bedroom 2 Bath HUD Home in San Tan Valley split floor plan home offers lots of storage for your belongings. This Great 4 Bedroom 2 Bath HUD Home in San Tan Valley a walk in closet in the master bedroom. Enjoy spending time outside yo...
By Debb Janes, REALTOR®, EcoBroker Camas, Washington
(The Carl Group, LLC)
Comments 32
And the Pantone Color of 2015 is...
 Marsala. The folks at Pantone describe the color as a naturally robust and earthy wine red, "Marsala enriches our minds, bodies and souls."  You've got to hand it to them, they make it sounds pretty irresistible. I'll take a bath in the Marsala, please.  "Much...
By Barbara Todaro, "Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
Comments 25
I just read an e-newsletter written by Marte Cliff, and I thought I’d share my thoughts on the topic of marketing during the holiday season.  There are many who do not market at all during the holidays, and I feel very strongly about this topic. My job description is marketing for my team member...
By Marte Cliff, your real estate writer
(Marte Cliff Copywriting)
Comments 22
Some agents have trouble with grammar. Some have trouble with word choice (there/their; advice/advise; etc.) Some have trouble with spelling.  Those errors require either a proofreader or a concerted effort to learn grammar, sentence structure, word definitions, and spelling ... But one error is ...
By Robert (Vegas Bob) Swetz, Commercial & Residential Real Estate Agent
(REALTY ONE GROUP - LAS VEGAS, NEVADA 702.443.7156 )
Comments 14
NO WORDS NEEDED!!!   Robert Vegas Bob Swetz sells (New) Homes in Summerlin Las Vegas Nevada   Newer Entries - Videos By Vegas Bob www.videosbyvegasbob.com/?paged=2       Robert Vegas Bob Swetz New Homes Summerlin Red Rock Las Vegas. Robert Vegas Bob Swetz sells New Homes in Summerlin around the ...
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)
Comments 2
    Here Is An Opportunity In The Heart Of East Norwich Long Island Where You Will Find A Home With Spectacular Golf Course Views! Priced at an unbelievable price of ONLY $699,500.   This one-of-a-kind unique home meets the demands of many who are looking for that extra special space.  As you ent...
By Christine Farkas, Awesome Customer Service Experience
(Keller Williams Western Realty)
Comments 4
Charm and charisma in this white picket fence Craftsman! Updated three bedroom home in a great location across from Whatcom Falls State Park. The kitchen has been masterfully updated with new cupboards, granite counter tops and stainless appliances. Separate dining room with wainscoting finishes....
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)
Comments 14
Country Pointe in Dix Hills Long Island is a 24 hour guard-gated Single Family Home Community in Suffolk County Long Island 11746. Lawrence “Larry” And Sheila, Real Estate Associate Broker and RE Salesperson have been asked by buyers if there is a gated community with amenities in the well-respe...
I need you to watch this 10 second clip.  It's the entire basis of today's blog.  And do me a favor.  Try and pick out just one conversation.   I shot this quick clip on my cell phone last night from behind the bar at a Christmas party we hosted for one of our referral groups, The Breakfast Club....
By Marte Cliff, your real estate writer
(Marte Cliff Copywriting)
Comments 14
You already know the importance of first impressions. They're the reason you ask your listing clients to give their homes curb appeal.         They're the reason why you encourage clients to clean their homes from top to bottom, get rid of ugly aromas, and even stage for best effect. They're the ...
By Randy Bocook, Selling Coastal Georgia
(Keller Williams)
Comments 3
Copy and paste this link to our website for complete property details and pics: http://briv.it/i0jv This gorgeous 5 bedrooms, 4 bathroom, 2600 square foot custom built home in desirable WaterWays Township overlooks the Gathering Park. It will feature custom finishes including hardwood floors, cu...
By Jason Wells, ESQ
(Keller Williams Realty East Valley)
Comments 1
Gilbert Short Sale Fantastic property on a premium corner lot in the beautiful Carol Rae Ranch subdivision. This lovely property features low maintenance front yard landscaping and beautiful a grassy area in the back, large tile in all the right places, wood flooring, eat-in kitchen with black ap...
By Jason Wells, ESQ
(Keller Williams Realty East Valley)
Comments 1
Ivanhoe St_Jurek Beautiful 2 story, 4 bedrooms, 2.5 bath rooms in the desirable community of Dawn. Open living room with vaulted ceilings and two sided fireplace opening into the family room. Kitchen opens to the breakfast room that is awash in windows. High top breakfast bar, and enough counter ...
By Jason Wells, ESQ
(Keller Williams Realty East Valley)
Comments 1
Warner Drive Short Sale Cozy home located in Apache Junction. Great room has plush neutral carpet throughout and vaulted ceilings. Formal dining room with ceiling fan. Open eat-in kitchen layout with island and plenty of cabinet space! Master suite has picture windows and private 3/4th bathroom. ...
By Jason Wells, ESQ
(Keller Williams Realty East Valley)
Comments 1
Tierra Buena_Boucher Unique four plex (4plex) multiplex in great North Phoenix location! All units are a comfortable 2 bedroom and 2 bathroom layout. The vacancy rate for these units has been very low making for a healthy and reliable return on your investment. Optimal investment for cash flow fr...
By Jason Wells, ESQ
(Keller Williams Realty East Valley)
Comments 1
1980 E Dava Dr, Tempe Immaculately kept corner lot property in the popular Oasis subdivision. This beautiful property is located in a prime Tempe location near shopping, entertainment, schools, and freeways. Some of the many wonderful features and amenities include vaulted ceilings, formal living...
By Jason Wells, ESQ
(Keller Williams Realty East Valley)
Comments 1
Mica Road_Huggins Great opportunity to own a charming property in the popular Queen Creek subdivision of Copper Basin. This 3 bedroom plus den, 2 bath property features a large eat-in kitchen with island, breakfast bar and black appliances, fan prewires throughout, spacious master bedroom, master...
By Dan Derito
(Success! Real Estate)
Comments 5
     It is so easy to order the big, bright and shiny full color postcards from the comfort of the home office, that I have decided to do more of it in 2015.  This past order was a 'Just Sold' card that is going to 200 homes around this Brockton, MA  property.  The printing, labeling and postage ...
By Jason Wells, ESQ
(Keller Williams Realty East Valley)
Comments 1
Hillman_Baldwin WOW! Move-in ready two story home with open floor concept in Maricopa! Sitting on a cul-de-sac lot, this house is the one! Great room features hardwood flooring and picture windows. The kitchen is the perfect gathering place with a breakfast bar, plenty of natural wood cabinets, a...