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.

If you're looking for more information on how to use social media and blogging to promote your business, you'll find it here. Lead generation and lead conversion ideas – you'll find those here too.

Everything a real estate professionals needs to know about marketing his or her business can be found in this section of every agent's favorite social networking site, ActiveRain.

Trending blogs on Real Estate Sales and Marketing

By Jane Nicastro-Disch, NJ Estates Real Estate Group of Weichert Realtors
(Weichert Realtors)
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  Friday was Opening Day for Garden of Eden, a full-service market featuring gourmet foods, which is at Heritage Square at the corner of Springfield and Plainfield avenues. Mustafa Coskun, who owns the store with his brother John, said, “Originally we opened stores in New York … and this is the t...
By Utah Hassle Free Group
(Keller Williams Success Realty)
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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 Marte Cliff, your real estate writer
(Marte Cliff Copywriting)
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Have you trained a puppy lately? Our "little guy" is a little over 6 months old now, and he's plenty smart. He learns new things instantly. He was house trained within 3 days of leaving an ourdoor kennel where it was not an issue. (He's still having trouble with "no chew" and "not yours.") But......
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 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 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 Michael Downer
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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72 Willow Ave North Plainfield NJ 07060 | Historic Home for Sale      Presenting an astonishing 1890’s historic home with all the benefits of 21st century convenience! Fall in love with this lovely Victorian North Plainfield NJ historic home, conveniently located near the Washington Park Historic...
By Michael Downer
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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7 Sunnyside Ln Hillsborough Township NJ l Hillsborough Ranch Style Home for Sale    7 Sunnyside Ln Hillsborough Township NJ l Hillsborough Ranch Style Home for Sale                                                                                                You’ll surely love this well-maintain...
By Debbie James Somers & Company, Debbie James
(Somers & Company)
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Top 7 Tips for Staging Your 30A Luxury Home For Sale Spring and Summer is the best time for beachfront property owners to sell their 30A luxury home for sale. The warm sunshine and the crystal clear waters create a spectacular landscape and help create a great impression for buyers looking for be...
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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Let's play a round or two in sunny southern Utah! The St. George, Utah area boasts 12 golf courses to please the golf enthusiast in everyone year 'round. From 9-hole courses for a quick game, to 27-holes of pure challenge! There is a Links Course at the Sand Hollow Golf Course as well. Southern U...
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 Ron & Alexandra Seigel, Luxury Real Estate Marketing
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    As consumers we love Nespresso. As luxury brand strategists we salute Nespresso for outsmarting the best American Coffee companies and beating them at their own game in the fastest growing segment of the coffee industry: portioned coffee. In 1996, Nespresso patented the process of brewing esp...
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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Community Profile on Stonington brought to you as a courtesy by Lawrence "Larry" and Sheila, Real Estate Associate Broker and RE Salesperson: How Can I Reach Stonington In Port Jefferson Station NY? Take Route 347 (Nesconset Highway) To Old Town Road North for approximately one block. Stonington ...
By Andrew Mooers, Northern Maine Real Estate-Aroostook County Broker
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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 Marte Cliff, your real estate writer
(Marte Cliff Copywriting)
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Today our weekly newspaper arrived, so I took ten minutes to read it. ( I always skip half of the pages because I have no interest in school sports.) After cringing at the spelling - faire for fare in an article about a new food business - I went on to an article about a group that is desperately...
By Eric Galuppo
(Real Estate Rev - Helping Agents Increase Revenues)
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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 Marie Story, Broker Associate, Pinecrest (Miami) Homes For Sale
(Coldwell Banker Residential - Pinecrest (Miami))
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While I read Are Home Sellers Hurt When The Listing Agent Double Sides The Sale? regarding pocket listings, I was thinking about listing agents who consistently double side the sale on MLS listed properties. It is a real treat when the listing agent receives both sides of a transaction, Sellers a...
By Laurie Murray, Serving West Hartford & Surrounding Communities
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Best of Both Worlds For Sale at 48 Craigmoor Road in West Hartford! Search current inventory of Homes for Sale in West Hartford Listing Details:Nestled between West Hartford Center & Bishop'sCorner... 48 Craigmoor Road, West Hartford, CT  06107 Price:  $329,900 MLS Number: G677122 Bedrooms: 3 Bat...
By Claude Cross, Charlotte NC Homes For Sale
(Claude Cross-Charlotte NC Real Estate(Homes By Cross, Inc.) )
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Longview Homes An up-to-date look at Longview homes for sale and The Club at Longview neighborhood information. Longview is a top rated golf course community located near Ballantyne in South Charlotte, and is noted for its signature golf course and luxury amenity center. The Club at Longview is a...
By Jim Griffin
(HouseLens: Full-Motion Video House Tours)
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  It's time for another Resource Roundup! Pulled from our Facebook and Twitter pages, here are some of the most helpful items we found this month.   Realtor Magazine offered a list (compiled by of ways that buyers often irritate sellers. It's a great piece for educating clients abou...