Real Estate Sales and Marketing

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Trending blogs on Real Estate Sales and Marketing

By Barbara Todaro, "New Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
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What is the job of a listing agent?  Most will say it’s to market, and I agree with that mindset.  The main focus is marketing, but to whom?  I’d like to think that most buyers have the common sense to attach themselves to a buyer’s agent before they begin their home search. Assuming most buyers...
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...
By Steve Kantor, Best Agent Business - Virtual Assistance
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How much do you make in your business? How much should you be making? Do you know how much you are making? For simplicity, we will define your net profit as your salary equivalent. This is the amount of money you earn after expenses and before taxes. It is similar to what you would earn in a job...
By Marte Cliff, your real estate writer
(Marte Cliff Copywriting)
Comments 32
Although Google's algorhythms are far beyond me, I know that there are two very important aspects to consider when you're trying to optimize your blog posts or your website: Getting Google to find you and give you a high ranking Getting people to stay and read once they get there Nearly e...
By Barbara Todaro, "New Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
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Open House July 27 from 1 to 3 at 6 Leanne Way in Franklin MA Hosted by Eric Buliung of The Kuney Todaro Team OverviewMapsPhotosFeaturesDescription 6 Leanne Way in Franklin MA-VideoNeighborhood $334,900 Townhouse Main Features 2 Bedrooms2 Bathrooms1 Partial Bathroom1 UnitInterior: 1,846 sqft Loc...
By Michele Smylie Clark, ,#480-390-4182,
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  4 Bedroom 3 bathroom HUD home for sale in Surprise.  Nicest HUD home you'll see! Located in a gated community, this home has it all.  Lots of room for an entertainer's paradise, work shop you decide. This 4 bedroom 3 bathroom HUD home in Mountain Gate has 3156 square feet.  4 bedrooms,...
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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Do you want to know about The Stonington neighborhood in Port Jefferson Station Long Island? Here is our Community Profile: Take A Look At our Youtube Video of Stonington's Exterior View: How Can I Reach Stonington In Port Jefferson Station NY? Take Route 347 (Nesconset Highway) To Old Town R...
By Valorie L. Ford, Valorie Ford & Co, Charlottesville/Albemarle Real
(Keller Williams Realty)
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First of all I would like to point out that I have been using this particular service for a long time and for the most part have been satisfied with it. Although many people didn’t realize it before CLAT was not only useful for tracking your ads on Craigslist but could be used on many other adve...
By Rebecca Gaujot, Realtor®, Lewisburg WV Real Estate, Greenbrier County
(Coldwell Banker Stuart & Watts Real Estate)
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    The Retreat’s Grand Re-Opening, Lots for Sale in Gated Community - Caldwell, WV 24925     Grand Re-opening The Retreat will be on August 9, 2014.  Home sites are for sale at The Retreat, a gated-community.  The Retreat has underground utilities, paved road access, city water, private communit...
By Conrad Allen, Webster, Ma, Realtor
(Re/Max Professional Associates)
Comments 23
    When Paula and I started our house search we had champagne taste with a beer pocket book.  We didn’t know what we couldn’t afford.  When we did find out it was kind of a downer.  No single family for us.  Not enough down payment and not enough income. So we had to postpone single family owner...
By Joseph Giancarli
(RE/MAX Tri County)
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Ewing NJ Homes for Sale | Ewing Single Family Homes | Real Estate OverviewMapsPhotos $211,000 Single Family Home Main Features 4 Bedrooms1 Bathroom Location 5 Darby CourtEwing, NJ 08628USA Joseph Joe Giancarli RE/MAX Tri-County(609) 587-9300 ext 403jgiancarli@remax.net
By Katie McBride
(RE/MAX Executive Realty)
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By Chuck Carstensen, Minnesota Real Estate Expert
(RE/MAX Results)
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For the longest time I heard I should be doing video. I even tried it off an on for a while and found it to be extra work with little return. I tried a few services that did not do what I needed.   Finally in April I was introduced to the Talk Fusion CONNECT product!  It has been working amazing....
By Ryan Haley, Ocean City MD Real Estate - DE Beach Home Realtor
( Ocean City MD Real Estate Sales)
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The week is half way over and Ocean City, MD is ready to explode this weekend! There's plenty to do so start resting up now. On Saturday, the Delmarva ESA Surf Series is back on Malibu's 8th street. It's a youth to adult surfing competition and anyone is free to join or watch! Also on...
By Michele Smylie Clark, ,#480-390-4182,
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  5 Bedroom 3.5 bathroom home for sale in Phoenix, in the Sonoran Foothills developement.  Gorgeous Home with two master suites! Also boasts, three additional bedrooms, plus a den and is loaded with upgrades including wood and tile flooring, granite counters, stainless steel appliances and upgra...
By Joe Pryor, REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties
(The Virtual Real Estate Team)
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As a monthly participant in NAR national real estate market surveys I get to input what Oklahoma City real estate looks like and the trends going forward. When I get the results I see many REALTORS® nationally complaining about low appraisals and too much government regulations killing real estat...
By Rob Kinnon
(BuyPlaya Real Estate Advisors)
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Located near the new eco-chic gated community inspired by the natural environment to be in complete harmony with the lush tropical jungle. Holistika offers: yoga classes, meditation courses, alternative medicine, an organic orchard where produce is harvested for guests and residents, permaculture...
By Laura Foreman, Copywriter, Buffini & Company
(Referral Maker Real Estate CRM)
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Did you know that you set the tone for your day by the attitude you choose to adopt? In this clip from the real estate event, MasterMind Summit 2013, Brian Buffini explains why attitude is everything. “Attitude is a daily choice.” –Brian Buffini click to tweet Attitude impacts the chemicals that ...
By Dana Garrett
(HER Realtors)
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$274,046, 4Bd/2.5Ba Single Family House, 2302 sqft.     Dana M. Garrett | HER Realtors | 937-645-6545 863 Wedgewood Dr, Marysville, OH 43040 863 Wedgewood Dr, Marysville, OH 43040 4Bd/2.5Ba Single Family House   $274,046 Year Built 1993 Sq Footage 2302 sqft. Bedrooms 4 Beds Bathrooms 2.5 Baths F...
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...